Zip Code 98356 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMorton
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lewis
Area Code360
Current Population:2149
Racial Majority: 91.24%
Public School Racial Majority:White 81.1%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$42303
Average Adjusted Gross Income$54180
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1011 - 3885 ft.
Area173 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.51200900, -122.23707000

Zip Code 98356 Description

Zip Code 98356 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98356 is primarily located in Lewis County. The official US Postal Service name for 98356 is MORTON, Washington. Portions of zip code 98356 are contained within or border the city limits of Morton, WA, . The area code for zip code 98356 is 360. 98356 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98356 is 7.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98356 decreased to 2149 from 2158 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98356 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98356 public schools is White. 65.1% of students in 98356 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1813 91.24% 1988 -9%
 Black Or African American 5 0.25% 9 -44%
 Hispanic 98 4.93% 68 +44%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 12 0.6% 25 -52%
 Asian 1 0.05% 11 -91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 44 2.92% 44 +32%

Zip Code 98356 Race/Ethnicity

 White 81.1%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 11.8%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 5.3%

Zip Code 98356 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21492158
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households895
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$42303
Income Under $50K Per Year57.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.50%
98356 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$173971
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100826
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 4a - Western Cascades Lowlands and Valleys
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 98356 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)30323437424650504539353139
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485258657076777261494460
Avg Precip (In.)11.599.447.756.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Centralia, WA
CBSA Type98356
CBSA Population75473
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours