Zip Code 98360 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOrting
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code360
Current Population:12221
Racial Majority: 87.21%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$73168
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75240
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time37.2 Minutes
Current Time:
PST
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range358 - 4518 ft.
Area131 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.99480057, -122.08853912

Zip Code 98360 Description

Zip Code 98360 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98360 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98360 is ORTING, Washington. Portions of zip code 98360 are contained within or border the city limits of Orting, WA, Prairie Ridge, WA, South Hill, WA, and South Prairie, WA. Zip code 98360 is within area code 360 and area code 253. 98360 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98360 is 8.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% 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 98360 increased to 12221 from 7524 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98360 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98360 public schools is White. 38.1% of students in 98360 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10390 87.21% 10515 -1%
 Black Or African American 73 0.61% 128 -43%
 Hispanic 569 4.78% 740 -23%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 112 0.94% 135 -17%
 Asian 165 1.38% 188 -12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 109 0.91% 37 +195%
 Other Race 18 0% 18 -100%
 Two Or More Races 460 4.16% 460 +8%

Zip Code 98360 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.6%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 11.5%
 Asian 0.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 7.6%

Zip Code 98360 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population122217524
Male Population51.10%
Female Population48.90%
Total Households4183
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$73168
Income Under $50K Per Year30.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year23.90%
98360 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$228500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$185796
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level10.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.5%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2b - Eastern Puget Riverine Lowlands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98360 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32343639444851524741363241
Avg Max Temp (°F)45485358646975767060504459
Avg Precip (In.)5.164.394.073.062.412.051.071.181.83.186.075.640.04
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98360
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours