Zip Code 98374 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePuyallup
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:37360
Racial Majority: 76.11%
Public School Racial Majority:White 65.5%
Unemployment Rate:4.2%
Median Household Income$72792
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70330
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time31.7 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range246 - 489 ft.
Area17 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.12989044, -122.25316620

Zip Code 98374 Description

Zip Code 98374 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98374 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98374 is PUYALLUP, Washington. Portions of zip code 98374 are contained within or border the city limits of South Hill, WA, Puyallup, WA, . Zip code 98374 is within area code 253 and area code 360. 98374 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98374 is 4.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98374 increased to 37360 from 29098 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98374 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98374 public schools is White. 33.9% of students in 98374 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 29356 76.11% 29451 +-0%
 Black Or African American 1178 3.05% 1164 +1%
 Hispanic 3068 7.95% 2595 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 268 0.69% 317 -15%
 Asian 1824 4.73% 1635 +12%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 158 0.41% 273 -42%
 Other Race 100 0.38% 100 +45%
 Two Or More Races 1825 6.67% 1825 +41%

Zip Code 98374 Race/Ethnicity

 White 65.5%
 Black Or African American 3.3%
 Hispanic 14.4%
 Asian 3.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 11.1%

Zip Code 98374 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population3736029098
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households13356
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
33.9%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
66.7%
Median Household Income$72792
Income Under $50K Per Year29.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year45.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.90%
98374 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$233290
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227514
Current Unemployment Level 4.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.6%
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 98374 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32343639444852524741363241
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495358646975767060504459
Avg Precip (In.)5.534.654.313.392.62.191.151.271.973.416.435.9542.85
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98374
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours