Zip Code 98394 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVaughn
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:1107
Racial Majority: 84.07%
Public School Racial Majority:White 82%
Unemployment Rate:18.2%
Median Household Income$57400
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73150
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time29.5 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range98 - 180 ft.
Area4 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.32815170, -122.77850342

Zip Code 98394 Description

Zip Code 98394 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98394 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98394 is VAUGHN, Washington. Portions of zip code 98394 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 98394 is 253. 98394 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98394 is 18.2% 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 98394 increased to 1107 from 786 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98394 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98394 public schools is White. 39.8% of students in 98394 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 1282 84.07% 968 +32%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 190 12.46% 62 +206%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 6 -100%
 Asian 14 0.92% 25 -44%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 1 -100%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 45 2.56% 45 -13%

Zip Code 98394 Race/Ethnicity

 White 82%
 Black Or African American 0.8%
 Hispanic 6.4%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 9.5%

Zip Code 98394 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1107786
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households432
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
39.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$57400
Income Under $50K Per Year41.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year20.90%
98394 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$279600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$337444
Current Unemployment Level 18.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
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2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98394 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34353740454953544943383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495359657075767060504560
Avg Precip (In.)7.746.795.883.632.291.8.981.151.974.418.358.6253.62
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98394
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98394
Peninsula High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98394
Key Peninsula Middle SchoolPierce
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98394
Vaughn Elementary SchoolPierce