Zip Code 98070 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVashon
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:10624
Racial Majority:White 92.5%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.3%
Median Household Income$76636
Average Adjusted Gross Income$95970
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time40.6 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range3 - 295 ft.
Area37 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.41991043, -122.45081329

Zip Code 98070 Description

Zip Code 98070 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98070 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98070 is VASHON, Washington. Portions of zip code 98070 are contained within or border the city limits of Vashon, WA, . The area code for zip code 98070 is 206. 98070 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98070 is 8.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 10.2% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98070 increased to 10624 from 10123 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98070 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98070 public schools is White. 22.2% of students in 98070 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9663 92.5% 9556 +1%
 Black Or African American 17 0.16% 81 -79%
 Hispanic 378 3.62% 434 -13%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.13% 48 -71%
 Asian 241 2.31% 172 +40%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 25 0% 25 -100%
 Two Or More Races 303 1.28% 303 -56%

Zip Code 98070 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.2%
 Black Or African American 0.7%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 7.7%

Zip Code 98070 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1062410123
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households4606
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
22.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$76636
Income Under $50K Per Year30.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.70%
98070 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$525145
Average Real Estate Sale Price$388019
Current Unemployment Level 8.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.7%
Vashon, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 98070 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.9854.472.91.981.57.881.091.793.626.646.6542.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98070
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98070
Vashon Island High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98070
McMurray Middle SchoolKing
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98070
Chautauqua Elementary SchoolKing