Zip Code 98304 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAshford
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Secondary County: Lewis
Area Code360
Current Population:759
Racial Majority: 99.82%
Public School Racial Majority:White 89.1%
Unemployment Rate:7.5%
Median Household Income$46397
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51880
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time39.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range1828 - 4554 ft.
Area60 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.80094100, -121.99170500

Zip Code 98304 Description

Zip Code 98304 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98304 is primarily located in Pierce County. Portions of 98304 are also located in Lewis County. The official US Postal Service name for 98304 is ASHFORD, Washington. Portions of zip code 98304 are contained within or border the city limits of Ashford, WA, . The area code for zip code 98304 is 360. 98304 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98304 is 7.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.7%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98304 decreased to 759 from 794 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98304 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98304 public schools is White. 31.1% of students in 98304 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 560 99.82% 698 -20%
 Black Or African American 1 0.18% 3 -67%
 Hispanic 0 0% 17 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 11 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 19 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 11 0% 11 -100%

Zip Code 98304 Race/Ethnicity

 White 89.1%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.9%

Zip Code 98304 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population759794
Male Population52.30%
Female Population47.70%
Total Households359
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46397
Income Under $50K Per Year53.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.20%
98304 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$100553
Average Real Estate Sale Price$62786
Current Unemployment Level 7.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 4a - Western Cascades Lowlands and Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 98304 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)27293033384347474337312836
Avg Max Temp (°F)39434652606672736756443955
Avg Precip (In.)11.488.887.785.573.793.051.471.643.116.5811.0812.6177.05
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98304
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98304
Carbonado High SchoolPierce
Eatonville High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98304
Carbonado Middle SchoolPierce
Eatonville Middle SchoolPierce
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98304
Carbonado Elementary SchoolPierce
Eatonville Elementary SchoolPierce