Zip Code 98115 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:46206
Racial Majority:White 80.43%
Public School Racial Majority:White 62.9%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$80781
Average Adjusted Gross Income$118270
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time24.8 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range66 - 259 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.68574905, -122.28704071

Zip Code 98115 Description

Zip Code 98115 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98115 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98115 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98115 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, . Zip code 98115 is within area code 206 and area code 425. 98115 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98115 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 98115 increased to 46206 from 43567 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98115 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98115 public schools is White. 19.7% of students in 98115 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 39056 80.43% 36621 +7%
 Black Or African American 833 1.72% 894 -7%
 Hispanic 1834 3.78% 1942 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 89 0.18% 167 -47%
 Asian 4577 9.43% 4394 +4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 93 0.19% 63 +48%
 Other Race 119 0.17% 119 -32%
 Two Or More Races 2006 4.11% 2006 -1%

Zip Code 98115 Race/Ethnicity

 White 62.9%
 Black Or African American 6.1%
 Hispanic 8.7%
 Asian 13.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 8.4%

Zip Code 98115 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4620643567
Male Population48.50%
Female Population51.50%
Total Households20456
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
19.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
12.5%
Median Household Income$80781
Income Under $50K Per Year27.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year33.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.90%
98115 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
Washington District 1Suzan DelBeneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$465917
Average Real Estate Sale Price$474043
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 98115 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)4.964.033.82.712.011.61.941.081.633.295.615.9437.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98115
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98115
Roosevelt High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98115
Eckstein Middle SchoolKing