Zip Code 98220 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAcme
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whatcom
Area Code360
Current Population:634
Racial Majority: 98.09%
Public School Racial Majority:White 71.4%
Unemployment Rate:8.0%
Median Household Income$55149
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54840
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time50.3 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range561 - 1499 ft.
Area16 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.68404007, -122.19323730

Zip Code 98220 Description

Zip Code 98220 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98220 is primarily located in Whatcom County. The official US Postal Service name for 98220 is ACME, Washington. Portions of zip code 98220 are contained within or border the city limits of Acme, WA, . The area code for zip code 98220 is 360. 98220 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98220 is 8.0% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98220 decreased to 634 from 648 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98220 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98220 public schools is White. 49.7% of students in 98220 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 719 98.09% 561 +28%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 6 -100%
 Hispanic 14 1.91% 34 -59%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 1 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 20 0% 20 -100%

Zip Code 98220 Race/Ethnicity

 White 71.4%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12.6%
 Two or More Races 8.6%

Zip Code 98220 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population634648
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households252
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55149
Income Under $50K Per Year45.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.70%
98220 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 1Suzan DelBeneDemocrat
Washington District 2Rick LarsenDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$284250
Average Real Estate Sale Price$169167
Current Unemployment Level 8.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
Acme, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 77a - North Cascades Lowland Forests
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98220 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323438444851514740353140
Avg Max Temp (°F)41465258646874746959474158
Avg Precip (In.)7.55.544.984.043.232.811.831.692.835.517.938.1656.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bellingham, WA
CBSA Type98220
CBSA Population200841
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98220
Mount Baker Senior High SchoolWhatcom
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98220
Mount Baker Junior High School Middle SchoolWhatcom
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98220
Acme Elementary SchoolWhatcom