Zip Code 98327 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameDupont
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:8267
Racial Majority: 64.23%
Public School Racial Majority:White 55%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$76458
Average Adjusted Gross Income$71260
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time23.2 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range157 - 308 ft.
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.10351944, -122.66393280

Zip Code 98327 Description

Zip Code 98327 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98327 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98327 is DUPONT, Washington. Portions of zip code 98327 are contained within or border the city limits of DuPont, WA, Fort Lewis, WA, . Zip code 98327 is within area code 253 and area code 360. 98327 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98327 is 4.8% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98327 increased to 8267 from 2173 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98327 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98327 public schools is White. 18.3% of students in 98327 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5785 64.23% 5281 +10%
 Black Or African American 850 9.44% 626 +36%
 Hispanic 835 9.27% 793 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 24 0.27% 44 -45%
 Asian 870 9.66% 822 +6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 84 -100%
 Other Race 30 0% 30 -100%
 Two Or More Races 587 7.13% 587 +9%

Zip Code 98327 Race/Ethnicity

 White 55%
 Black Or African American 7.7%
 Hispanic 13.6%
 Asian 9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 12.6%

Zip Code 98327 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population82672173
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households3050
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
18.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
0.0%
Median Household Income$76458
Income Under $50K Per Year21.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year50.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.40%
98327 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$260884
Average Real Estate Sale Price$280699
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
98513 - Olympia
98516 - Olympia
98433 - Tacoma
DuPont, WA
Fort Lewis, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2g - Southern Puget Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98327 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33353639444952524842373442
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495459657076777160504560
Avg Precip (In.)5.784.784.283.122.131.83.961.251.933.596.426.3942.47
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98327
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98327
Lakes High SchoolPierce
Steilacoom High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98327
Mann Middle SchoolPierce
Pioneer Middle SchoolPierce