Zip Code 98264 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLynden
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whatcom
Area Code360
Current Population:18893
Racial Majority: 84.53%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.0%
Median Household Income$55873
Average Adjusted Gross Income$78060
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range52 - 167 ft.
Area60 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.92898178, -122.41858673

Zip Code 98264 Description

Zip Code 98264 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98264 is primarily located in Whatcom County. The official US Postal Service name for 98264 is LYNDEN, Washington. Portions of zip code 98264 are contained within or border the city limits of Lynden, WA, Everson, WA, and Sumas, WA. The area code for zip code 98264 is 360. 98264 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98264 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 98264 increased to 18893 from 16795 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98264 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98264 public schools is White. 39.8% of students in 98264 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 15296 84.53% 15768 -3%
 Black Or African American 112 0.62% 89 +26%
 Hispanic 1595 8.81% 2142 -26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 47 0.26% 119 -61%
 Asian 457 2.53% 450 +2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.17% 24 +25%
 Other Race 21 0.22% 21 +86%
 Two Or More Races 280 2.87% 280 +86%

Zip Code 98264 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.5%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 22.6%
 Asian 3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 98264 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1889316795
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households6889
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$55873
Income Under $50K Per Year43.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.60%
98264 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 1Suzan DelBeneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$364673
Average Real Estate Sale Price$270829
Current Unemployment Level 8.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2a - Fraser Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98264 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32343740455052524741373242
Avg Max Temp (°F)43485358646974747059494459
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bellingham, WA
CBSA Type98264
CBSA Population200841
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours