Zip Code 98331 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameForks
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Clallam
Secondary County: Jefferson
Area Code360
Current Population:6261
Racial Majority: 70.64%
Public School Racial Majority:White 51%
Unemployment Rate:7.8%
Median Household Income$42829
Average Adjusted Gross Income$53290
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time21.7 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range82 - 2999 ft.
Area590 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.85177994, -124.41213226

Zip Code 98331 Description

Zip Code 98331 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98331 is primarily located in Clallam County. Portions of 98331 are also located in Jefferson County. The official US Postal Service name for 98331 is FORKS, Washington. Portions of zip code 98331 are contained within or border the city limits of Forks, WA, . The area code for zip code 98331 is 360. 98331 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98331 is 7.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.6% 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 98331 increased to 6261 from 6220 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98331 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98331 public schools is White. 59.1% of students in 98331 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4410 70.64% 4230 +4%
 Black Or African American 114 1.83% 93 +23%
 Hispanic 854 13.68% 1133 -25%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 595 9.53% 497 +20%
 Asian 61 0.98% 61 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 13 0.21% 10 +30%
 Other Race 7 0% 7 -100%
 Two Or More Races 230 3.14% 230 -15%

Zip Code 98331 Race/Ethnicity

 White 51%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 29.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 8.9%
 Two or More Races 9.4%

Zip Code 98331 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population62616220
Male Population54.30%
Female Population45.70%
Total Households2194
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42829
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.00%
98331 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$399500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$217146
Current Unemployment Level 7.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCfb - Oceanic Climate
Ecoregion 1b - Coastal Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 98331 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34353538434750504742373441
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495258636771726960494458
Avg Precip (In.)16.3815.0613.068.685.953.752.722.74.3210.8517.3218.06118.83
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Port Angeles, WA
CBSA Type98331
CBSA Population71253
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours