Zip Code 98387 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSpanaway
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Alternate Zip Code NamesBETHEL
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesELK PLAIN
LOVELAND
Current Population:43173
Racial Majority: 66.05%
Public School Racial Majority:White 54%
Unemployment Rate:4.8%
Median Household Income$64908
Average Adjusted Gross Income$51990
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time35.2 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range338 - 558 ft.
Area27 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.05860901, -122.38638306

Zip Code 98387 Description

Zip Code 98387 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98387 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98387 is SPANAWAY, Washington. Portions of zip code 98387 are contained within or border the city limits of Elk Plain, WA, Spanaway, WA, Frederickson, WA, Parkland, WA, Graham, WA, McChord AFB, WA, and South Hill, WA. The area code for zip code 98387 is 253. 98387 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98387 is 4.8% 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 98387 increased to 43173 from 35899 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98387 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98387 public schools is White. 52.2% of students in 98387 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 29567 66.05% 28828 +3%
 Black Or African American 4080 9.11% 3479 +17%
 Hispanic 5580 12.47% 4004 +39%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 284 0.63% 407 -30%
 Asian 1780 3.98% 2103 -15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1135 2.54% 1222 -7%
 Other Race 54 0.05% 54 -57%
 Two Or More Races 3076 5.17% 3076 -25%

Zip Code 98387 Race/Ethnicity

 White 54%
 Black Or African American 11.6%
 Hispanic 14.9%
 Asian 6.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 3.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.5%
 Two or More Races 7.7%

Zip Code 98387 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4317335899
Male Population49.60%
Female Population50.40%
Total Households14533
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
52.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
69.2%
Median Household Income$64908
Income Under $50K Per Year35.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year44.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year19.60%
98387 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$183456
Average Real Estate Sale Price$176857
Current Unemployment Level 4.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98387 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33343639444952524842373342
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495358657075767060504560
Avg Precip (In.)5.584.644.263.272.342.021.061.31.963.456.366.0442.27
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98387
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours