Zip Code 98388 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameSteilacoom
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:7508
Racial Majority: 73.76%
Public School Racial Majority:White 53.8%
Unemployment Rate:17.6%
Median Household Income$62341
Average Adjusted Gross Income$74530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time25 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range23 - 23 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.16725159, -122.60590363

Zip Code 98388 Description

Zip Code 98388 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98388 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98388 is STEILACOOM, Washington. Portions of zip code 98388 are contained within or border the city limits of Steilacoom, WA, Lakewood, WA, . The area code for zip code 98388 is 253. 98388 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98388 is 17.6% 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 98388 increased to 7508 from 6278 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98388 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98388 public schools is White. 22.4% of students in 98388 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 5004 73.76% 5270 -5%
 Black Or African American 344 5.07% 561 -39%
 Hispanic 476 7.02% 613 -22%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 41 0.6% 99 -59%
 Asian 505 7.44% 440 +15%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 77 1.14% 115 -33%
 Other Race 15 0% 15 -100%
 Two Or More Races 395 4.97% 395 -15%

Zip Code 98388 Race/Ethnicity

 White 53.8%
 Black Or African American 7.6%
 Hispanic 13.9%
 Asian 7.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 13.9%

Zip Code 98388 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population75086278
Male Population57.70%
Female Population42.30%
Total Households2595
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
22.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
50.0%
Median Household Income$62341
Income Under $50K Per Year40.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.00%
98388 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$356186
Average Real Estate Sale Price$245984
Current Unemployment Level 17.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
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 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98388 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34353740454953534943383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459667076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.494.534.062.931.921.67.911.21.863.456.076.0940.2
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98388
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98388
Steilacoom High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98388
Pioneer Middle SchoolPierce
North Lakewood