Zip Code 98155 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Alternate Zip Code NamesLAKE FOREST PARK
LK FOREST PK
SHORELINE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesFOREST PARK
LK FOREST PARK
NORTH CITY
Current Population:32778
Racial Majority: 70.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56%
Unemployment Rate:15.7%
Median Household Income$72524
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79540
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.3 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range174 - 351 ft.
Area8 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.75374985, -122.30101776

Zip Code 98155 Description

Zip Code 98155 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98155 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98155 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98155 are contained within or border the city limits of Shoreline, WA, Lake Forest Park, WA, Kenmore, WA, Seattle, WA, Inglewood-Finn Hill, WA, Mountlake Terrace, WA, Brier, WA, and Edmonds, WA. Zip code 98155 is within area code 206 and area code 425. 98155 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98155 is 15.7% 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 98155 decreased to 32778 from 33914 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98155 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98155 public schools is White. 29% of students in 98155 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 23856 70.48% 23249 +3%
 Black Or African American 1581 4.67% 1401 +13%
 Hispanic 2493 7.36% 2035 +23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 222 0.66% 214 +4%
 Asian 3999 11.81% 4205 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 133 0.39% 90 +48%
 Other Race 92 0.03% 92 -89%
 Two Or More Races 1492 4.6% 1492 +4%

Zip Code 98155 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56%
 Black Or African American 6.7%
 Hispanic 12.1%
 Asian 12.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 11.8%

Zip Code 98155 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3277833914
Male Population49.40%
Female Population50.60%
Total Households13231
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
33.3%
Median Household Income$72524
Income Under $50K Per Year30.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year32.40%
98155 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$336454
Average Real Estate Sale Price$318134
Current Unemployment Level 15.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.8%
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 98155 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34353740465053545043383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)4.543.923.712.682.011.71.98.991.773.365.25.5536.44
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98155
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98155
Shorecrest High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98155
Kellogg Middle SchoolKing
Lake City
Haller Lake
Pinehurst