Zip Code 98272 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMonroe
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Snohomish
Area Code360
Current Population:27942
Racial Majority: 76.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$72742
Average Adjusted Gross Income$81900
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time31.3 Minutes
Current Time:
PST
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range164 - 2727 ft.
Area108 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.89207840, -121.91426849

Zip Code 98272 Description

Zip Code 98272 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98272 is primarily located in Snohomish County. The official US Postal Service name for 98272 is MONROE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98272 are contained within or border the city limits of Woods Creek, WA, Monroe, WA, Everett, WA, Sultan, WA, Cottage Lake, WA, North Sultan, WA, and Maltby, WA. The area code for zip code 98272 is 360. 98272 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98272 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.4% 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 98272 increased to 27942 from 23347 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98272 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98272 public schools is White. 38% of students in 98272 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22264 76.64% 21858 +2%
 Black Or African American 783 2.7% 656 +19%
 Hispanic 4251 14.63% 3584 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 164 0.56% 301 -46%
 Asian 771 2.65% 667 +16%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 57 0.2% 84 -32%
 Other Race 50 0.06% 50 -66%
 Two Or More Races 742 2.55% 742 +0%

Zip Code 98272 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.5%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 23.9%
 Asian 2.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 4.4%

Zip Code 98272 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2794223347
Male Population54.20%
Female Population45.80%
Total Households8822
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$72742
Income Under $50K Per Year28.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year30.00%
98272 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 1Suzan DelBeneDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$306876
Average Real Estate Sale Price$228917
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago2.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2b - Eastern Puget Riverine Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98272 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33343740455052534942373342
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657075767161514560
Avg Precip (In.)6.474.865.213.953.352.61.51.82.734.457.216.9951.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98272
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours