Zip Code 98122 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:31454
Racial Majority:White 61.31%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 37.9%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$46681
Average Adjusted Gross Income$89350
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.2 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range85 - 157 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.60929871, -122.30445099

Zip Code 98122 Description

Zip Code 98122 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98122 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98122 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98122 are contained within or border the city limits of Seattle, WA, Mercer Island, WA, . Zip code 98122 is within area code 206 and area code 425. 98122 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98122 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 98122 increased to 31454 from 28790 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98122 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98122 public schools is Black. 52.9% of students in 98122 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 20877 61.31% 18883 +11%
 Black Or African American 4689 13.77% 5220 -10%
 Hispanic 2286 6.71% 2348 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 231 0.68% 236 -2%
 Asian 3425 10.06% 2997 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 51 0.15% 106 -52%
 Other Race 80 0.25% 80 +5%
 Two Or More Races 1584 7.08% 1584 +52%

Zip Code 98122 Race/Ethnicity

 White 29.6%
 Black Or African American 37.9%
 Hispanic 9.5%
 Asian 15.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 6.3%

Zip Code 98122 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3145428790
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households15717
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$46681
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.40%
98122 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
Washington District 9Adam SmithDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$519346
Average Real Estate Sale Price$450570
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 11 - 20

Zip Code 98122 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35363841475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514661
Avg Precip (In.)5.274.073.822.621.81.5.911.051.613.245.445.7337.06
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98122
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98122
Garfield High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98122
Washington Middle SchoolKing
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98122
Gatzert Elementary SchoolKing
Leschi Elementary SchoolKing