ZIP Code 98225 - Bellingham Washington

ZIP Code 98225 is located in Bellingham Washington. Portions of 98225 are also in Marietta-Alderwood. 98225 is entirely within Whatcom County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98225 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameBellingham
Primary CountyWhatcom County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)49,667
Area Code(s)360 / 564
Current Time

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98225 Demographics

98225 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Washington based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 98225 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98225 is White. The current unemployment level in 98225 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate-1.26%
Population Density3,944 People per Square Mile
Total Households19,198
Percentage High Income Households1.8%
Median Houshold Income (2021)$55,672
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$70,670
Current Unemployment Rate (March 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 84.88%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 67.83%

98225 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American5331.08%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1690.34%

98225 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American580.9%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander170.26%

98225 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,8927.82%
Bachelor Degree6,77027.98%
High School Diploma3,75915.54%
No High School Diploma3271.35%
GED or Alternate7192.97%
1 or More Years of College3,81615.77%
Associates Degree3,02312.5%
Masters Degree2,60910.78%
Professional Degree5382.22%
Doctorate Degree7403.06%

98225 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 98225
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaBellingham, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area13 Square Miles

98225 Politics

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98225 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateApril 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2a - Fraser Lowland

98225 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32353740455052524842373342
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495358646872736959514559
Avg Precip (In.)4.913.73.232.852.412.011.421.331.763.425.65.0837.72

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