Zip Code 98373 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePuyallup
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:22246
Racial Majority: 70.91%
Public School Racial Majority:White 60.5%
Unemployment Rate:18.1%
Median Household Income$65629
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60520
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time28.8 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range345 - 413 ft.
Area9 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.14038849, -122.33064270

Zip Code 98373 Description

Zip Code 98373 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98373 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98373 is PUYALLUP, Washington. Portions of zip code 98373 are contained within or border the city limits of South Hill, WA, Summit, WA, and Puyallup, WA. The area code for zip code 98373 is 253. 98373 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98373 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 98373 increased to 22246 from 16922 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98373 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98373 public schools is White. 38% of students in 98373 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 16377 70.91% 16781 -2%
 Black Or African American 1567 6.78% 847 +85%
 Hispanic 1815 7.86% 1680 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 192 0.83% 227 -15%
 Asian 1387 6.01% 1147 +21%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.17% 277 -86%
 Other Race 35 0% 35 -100%
 Two Or More Races 1252 7.44% 1252 +37%

Zip Code 98373 Race/Ethnicity

 White 60.5%
 Black Or African American 5.3%
 Hispanic 15.4%
 Asian 6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 10.7%

Zip Code 98373 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2224616922
Male Population49.00%
Female Population51.00%
Total Households8609
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$65629
Income Under $50K Per Year35.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year42.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.40%
98373 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$262093
Average Real Estate Sale Price$216322
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 2g - Southern Puget Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98373 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32343639444852524741373341
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495358656975767060504560
Avg Precip (In.)5.574.674.313.312.492.091.11.281.973.426.376.0242.6
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98373
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours