Zip Code 98108 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:22374
Racial Majority:Asian 39.81%
Public School Racial Majority:Asian 39.2%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$52703
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54080
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27.2 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 200 ft.
Area7 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.54069901, -122.31809998

Zip Code 98108 Description

Zip Code 98108 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98108 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98108 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98108 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, Tukwila, WA, Riverton-Boulevard Park, WA, and White Center, WA. The area code for zip code 98108 is 206. 98108 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98108 is 13.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 15.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98108 increased to 22374 from 21223 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98108 is Asian while the majority ethnicity attending 98108 public schools is Asian. 68.9% of students in 98108 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5787 23.89% 5477 +6%
 Black Or African American 3692 15.24% 3239 +14%
 Hispanic 3165 13.07% 2994 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 244 1.01% 169 +44%
 Asian 9643 39.81% 9316 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 233 0.96% 170 +37%
 Other Race 49 0.03% 49 -86%
 Two Or More Races 960 5.98% 960 +51%

Zip Code 98108 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13%
 Black Or African American 23.5%
 Hispanic 18.3%
 Asian 39.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 4.8%

Zip Code 98108 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2237421223
Male Population51.40%
Female Population48.60%
Total Households7643
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
68.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$52703
Income Under $50K Per Year47.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.20%
98108 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 9Adam SmithDemocrat
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$265098
Average Real Estate Sale Price$243006
Current Unemployment Level 13.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 98108 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.324.163.832.571.71.46.81.021.613.245.645.5836.91
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98108
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours