Zip Code 98178 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSeattle
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: King
Area Code206
Alternate Zip Code NamesTUKWILA
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesBRYN MAWR
SKYWAY
Current Population:24092
Racial Majority: 27.67%
Public School Racial Majority:Black 37.8%
Unemployment Rate:13.4%
Median Household Income$62616
Average Adjusted Gross Income$55480
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time27 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range115 - 249 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.49641037, -122.25048065

Zip Code 98178 Description

Zip Code 98178 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98178 is primarily located in King County. The official US Postal Service name for 98178 is SEATTLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98178 are contained within or border the city limits of Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA, Seattle, WA, Tukwila, WA, Renton, WA, and Mercer Island, WA. Zip code 98178 is within area code 206 and area code 425. 98178 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98178 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 98178 increased to 24092 from 21860 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98178 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98178 public schools is Black. 74.2% of students in 98178 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6603 27.67% 6604 +-0%
 Black Or African American 6166 25.84% 6934 -11%
 Hispanic 1418 5.94% 1781 -20%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 193 0.81% 148 +30%
 Asian 7848 32.88% 6844 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 269 1.13% 229 +17%
 Other Race 58 0.7% 58 +186%
 Two Or More Races 1494 5.04% 1494 -19%

Zip Code 98178 Race/Ethnicity

 White 10.4%
 Black Or African American 37.8%
 Hispanic 17.1%
 Asian 24.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 7.9%

Zip Code 98178 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2409221860
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households8668
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
74.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$62616
Income Under $50K Per Year37.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.20%
98178 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 9Adam SmithDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$260475
Average Real Estate Sale Price$247410
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 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 98178 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)35373942475155555145393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459667076777161514661
Avg Precip (In.)5.154.243.782.641.841.56.851.081.713.215.845.6637.57
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98178
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98178
Rainier Beach High SchoolKing
Renton High SchoolKing
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98178
Aki Kurose Middle SchoolKing
Dimmitt Middle SchoolKing