Zip Code 98146 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Alternate Zip Code NamesBURIEN
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesSHOREWOOD
WHITE CENTER
Current Population:25922
Racial Majority: 47.99%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 39.8%
Unemployment Rate:20.1%
Median Household Income$59951
Average Adjusted Gross Income$63710
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.7 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range230 - 381 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.49946976, -122.36367035

Zip Code 98146 Description

Zip Code 98146 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98146 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98146 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98146 are contained within or border the city limits of White Center, WA, Burien, WA, and Seattle, WA. The area code for zip code 98146 is 206. 98146 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98146 is 20.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 3.9% and is higher 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 98146 increased to 25922 from 25574 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98146 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98146 public schools is Hispanic. 76% of students in 98146 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12343 47.99% 13208 -7%
 Black Or African American 1493 5.8% 1550 -4%
 Hispanic 5948 23.12% 5163 +15%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 441 1.71% 243 +81%
 Asian 3558 13.83% 4194 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 970 3.77% 410 +137%
 Other Race 49 0.04% 49 -80%
 Two Or More Races 1105 3.73% 1105 -13%

Zip Code 98146 Race/Ethnicity

 White 19.8%
 Black Or African American 10%
 Hispanic 39.8%
 Asian 18.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 3.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.4%
 Two or More Races 7.2%

Zip Code 98146 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2592225574
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households9611
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
76%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$59951
Income Under $50K Per Year40.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.70%
98146 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$292970
Average Real Estate Sale Price$279197
Current Unemployment Level 20.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.0%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 98146 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373942475155555145393644
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.364.243.92.621.771.48.811.041.713.255.845.7237.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98146
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
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