Zip Code 98168 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Current Population:33734
Racial Majority: 38.25%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 35.2%
Unemployment Rate:20.1%
Median Household Income$52612
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46160
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time26.7 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range210 - 295 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.48915100, -122.29284668

Zip Code 98168 Description

Zip Code 98168 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98168 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98168 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98168 are contained within or border the city limits of Tukwila, WA, Riverton-Boulevard Park, WA, SeaTac, WA, Burien, WA, White Center, WA, and Seattle, WA. The area code for zip code 98168 is 206. 98168 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98168 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 98168 increased to 33734 from 30198 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98168 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98168 public schools is Hispanic. 81.2% of students in 98168 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 12853 38.25% 13647 -6%
 Black Or African American 4194 12.48% 3869 +8%
 Hispanic 7595 22.6% 7485 +1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 118 0.35% 367 -68%
 Asian 5582 16.61% 5878 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1241 3.69% 899 +38%
 Other Race 87 0.16% 87 -39%
 Two Or More Races 1502 5.86% 1502 +31%

Zip Code 98168 Race/Ethnicity

 White 13.9%
 Black Or African American 15.6%
 Hispanic 35.2%
 Asian 23.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 4.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 6.3%

Zip Code 98168 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3373430198
Male Population51.80%
Female Population48.20%
Total Households11678
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
81.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$52612
Income Under $50K Per Year46.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.50%
98168 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 9Adam SmithDemocrat
Washington District 7Pramila JayapalDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$195834
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176702
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 11 - 20

Zip Code 98168 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373942475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767160514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.254.253.822.631.761.53.841.051.683.265.915.7237.71
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98168
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
Highland Park
Rainier View
South Beacon Hill