Zip Code 98371 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePuyallup
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Alternate Zip Code NamesEDGEWOOD
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesALDERTON
FIRWOOD
JOVITA
MAPLEWOOD
MEEKER
PUY
SUMMIT
Current Population:20468
Racial Majority: 82.42%
Public School Racial Majority:White 69.4%
Unemployment Rate:18.1%
Median Household Income$57703
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67740
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time26.1 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range105 - 318 ft.
Area12 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.20534897, -122.32660675

Zip Code 98371 Description

Zip Code 98371 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98371 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98371 is PUYALLUP, Washington. Portions of zip code 98371 are contained within or border the city limits of Puyallup, WA, Waller, WA, Edgewood, WA, Summit, WA, Fife, WA, and Milton, WA. The area code for zip code 98371 is 253. 98371 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98371 is 18.1% 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 98371 increased to 20468 from 20215 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98371 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98371 public schools is White. 33.1% of students in 98371 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16277 82.42% 17096 -5%
 Black Or African American 354 1.79% 304 +16%
 Hispanic 1535 7.77% 1418 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 174 0.88% 284 -39%
 Asian 547 2.77% 578 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 41 0.21% 69 -41%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 704 4.15% 704 +16%

Zip Code 98371 Race/Ethnicity

 White 69.4%
 Black Or African American 2.2%
 Hispanic 13.1%
 Asian 4.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 9.2%

Zip Code 98371 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2046820215
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households8265
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
28.6%
Median Household Income$57703
Income Under $50K Per Year43.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.70%
98371 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$270475
Average Real Estate Sale Price$220399
Current Unemployment Level 18.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
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 98371 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33353739454953524842383442
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505460667177777261514661
Avg Precip (In.)5.514.624.173.052.051.73.871.161.733.316.115.9940.31
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98371
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours