Zip Code 98349 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLakebay
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Alternate Zip Code NamesHOME
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesHERRON IS
HERRON ISLAND
Current Population:4614
Racial Majority: 93.36%
Public School Racial Majority:White 80.3%
Unemployment Rate:18.2%
Median Household Income$54358
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59780
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time47.7 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range36 - 184 ft.
Area30 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.27690125, -122.77345276

Zip Code 98349 Description

Zip Code 98349 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98349 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98349 is LAKEBAY, Washington. Portions of zip code 98349 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 98349 is 253. 98349 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98349 is 18.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 15.8% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 13.3%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98349 increased to 4614 from 3875 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98349 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98349 public schools is White. 48.4% of students in 98349 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4122 93.36% 4109 +0%
 Black Or African American 57 1.29% 34 +68%
 Hispanic 48 1.09% 157 -69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 0.66% 55 -47%
 Asian 13 0.29% 50 -74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 17 -100%
 Other Race 4 0.18% 4 +100%
 Two Or More Races 188 3.13% 188 -27%

Zip Code 98349 Race/Ethnicity

 White 80.3%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 6.3%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.3%
 Two or More Races 10.6%

Zip Code 98349 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population46143875
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households1839
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
48.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$54358
Income Under $50K Per Year45.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year21.40%
98349 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$172574
Average Real Estate Sale Price$150608
Current Unemployment Level 18.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98349 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34353740454953534943383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495359657075767160504560
Avg Precip (In.)7.456.495.623.532.261.75.971.1624.318.138.4152.08
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98349
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98349
Peninsula High SchoolPierce
Steilacoom High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98349
Key Peninsula Middle SchoolPierce
Pioneer Middle SchoolPierce