Zip Code 98109 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:20715
Racial Majority:White 77.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.7%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$71268
Average Adjusted Gross Income$126630
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time22.6 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range167 - 167 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.63404846, -122.34210205

Zip Code 98109 Description

Zip Code 98109 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98109 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98109 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98109 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, . The area code for zip code 98109 is 206. 98109 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98109 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 98109 increased to 20715 from 16018 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98109 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98109 public schools is White. 18.6% of students in 98109 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17377 77.57% 16150 +8%
 Black Or African American 739 3.3% 819 -10%
 Hispanic 1092 4.87% 1065 +3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 83 0.37% 126 -34%
 Asian 2177 9.72% 1674 +30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 50 0.22% 59 -15%
 Other Race 38 0.18% 38 +8%
 Two Or More Races 784 3.76% 784 +7%

Zip Code 98109 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.7%
 Black Or African American 5.7%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 12.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 9.4%

Zip Code 98109 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2071516018
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households12419
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$71268
Income Under $50K Per Year35.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year33.50%
98109 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$712700
Average Real Estate Sale Price$632148
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 98109 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.384.053.792.561.691.46.811.041.573.215.395.636.56
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98109
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98109
Ballard High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98109
McClure Middle SchoolKing
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98109
Queen Anne Elementary SchoolKing