Zip Code 98266 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMaple Falls
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whatcom
Area Code360
Current Population:3642
Racial Majority: 90.9%
Public School Racial Majority:White 77.6%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$43484
Average Adjusted Gross Income$46860
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time34.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range669 - 4019 ft.
Area55 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.96027000, -122.07166800

Zip Code 98266 Description

Zip Code 98266 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98266 is primarily located in Whatcom County. The official US Postal Service name for 98266 is MAPLE FALLS, Washington. Portions of zip code 98266 are contained within or border the city limits of Peaceful Valley, WA, Maple Falls, WA, and Kendall, WA. The area code for zip code 98266 is 360. 98266 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98266 is 4.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.3% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 98266 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98266 public schools is White. 70.6% of students in 98266 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3675 90.9% 3124 +18%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 20 -100%
 Hispanic 345 8.53% 267 +29%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 80 -100%
 Asian 13 0.32% 28 -54%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 3 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 114 0.25% 114 -91%

Zip Code 98266 Race/Ethnicity

 White 77.6%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 13.3%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.8%
 Two or More Races 4.2%

Zip Code 98266 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population36420
Male Population52.10%
Female Population47.90%
Total Households1310
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
70.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$43484
Income Under $50K Per Year62.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.10%
98266 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 1Suzan DelBeneDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$146232
Average Real Estate Sale Price$70180
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.7%
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 21 - 31

Zip Code 98266 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)29323438434851514740343140
Avg Max Temp (°F)39455057636874756957464057
Avg Precip (In.)8.466.535.974.7343.452.452.013.266.459.299.4466.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Bellingham, WA
CBSA Type98266
CBSA Population200841
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours