Zip Code 98116 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:22241
Racial Majority:White 83.18%
Public School Racial Majority:White 58.3%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$79020
Average Adjusted Gross Income$112460
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range56 - 92 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.57624817, -122.39763641

Zip Code 98116 Description

Zip Code 98116 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98116 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98116 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98116 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, . The area code for zip code 98116 is 206. 98116 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98116 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 98116 increased to 22241 from 20826 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98116 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98116 public schools is White. 30.1% of students in 98116 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 19780 83.18% 18735 +6%
 Black Or African American 523 2.2% 400 +31%
 Hispanic 930 3.91% 989 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 0.69% 136 +20%
 Asian 1304 5.48% 1050 +24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 39 0.16% 40 -3%
 Other Race 46 0.1% 46 -48%
 Two Or More Races 845 4.28% 845 +20%

Zip Code 98116 Race/Ethnicity

 White 58.3%
 Black Or African American 11.4%
 Hispanic 10.5%
 Asian 10.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 7.8%

Zip Code 98116 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2224120826
Male Population47.80%
Female Population52.20%
Total Households11104
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
30.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
40.0%
Median Household Income$79020
Income Under $50K Per Year30.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year38.40%
98116 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$1305725
Average Real Estate Sale Price$452598
Current Unemployment Level 13.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.4%
98136 - Seattle
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Seattle, 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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 98116 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.474.093.862.511.581.43.751.021.573.195.445.5236.42
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98116
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98116
West Seattle High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98116
Madison Middle SchoolKing
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98116
Schmitz Park Elementary SchoolKing
Alki
Fairmount Park
Genesee
North Admiral
Seaview
Junction