Zip Code 98148 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:10010
Racial Majority: 52.47%
Public School Racial Majority:White 33.8%
Unemployment Rate:23.8%
Median Household Income$50030
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51730
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time22.7 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range292 - 325 ft.
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.44644928, -122.32077789

Zip Code 98148 Description

Zip Code 98148 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98148 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98148 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98148 are contained within or border the city limits of Burien, WA, SeaTac, WA, Des Moines, WA, and Normandy Park, WA. The area code for zip code 98148 is 206. 98148 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98148 is 23.8% 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 98148 increased to 10010 from 9519 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98148 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98148 public schools is White. 65.2% of students in 98148 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5356 52.47% 5522 -3%
 Black Or African American 1187 11.63% 797 +49%
 Hispanic 2379 23.31% 1935 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 39 0.38% 81 -52%
 Asian 672 6.58% 962 -30%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 203 -100%
 Other Race 29 0% 29 -100%
 Two Or More Races 481 5.62% 481 +19%

Zip Code 98148 Race/Ethnicity

 White 33.8%
 Black Or African American 9.5%
 Hispanic 32.6%
 Asian 10.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.6%
 Two or More Races 8.9%

Zip Code 98148 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population100109519
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households4230
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
65.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$50030
Income Under $50K Per Year50.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.50%
98148 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
Washington District 9Adam SmithDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$266870
Average Real Estate Sale Price$196622
Current Unemployment Level 23.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.8%
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 98148 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)36373942475155555145393644
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767160514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.214.213.822.641.81.52.811.061.73.245.945.7137.67
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98148
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98148
Highline High SchoolKing
Mount Rainier High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98148
Pacific Middle SchoolKing
Sylvester Middle SchoolKing