ZIP Code 98402 - Tacoma Washington

ZIP Code 98402 is located in Tacoma Washington. 98402 is entirely within Pierce County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98402 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTacoma
Primary CountyPierce County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)7,088
Area Code(s)253
Current Time

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98402 Demographics

98402 can be classified socioeconomically as Lower Middle Class class compared to other ZIP Codes in Washington based on Median Household Income and Average Adjusted Gross Income. The majority race/ethnicity residing in 98402 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98402 is White. The current unemployment level in 98402 is 5.0%.

Population Growth Rate0.00%
Population Density7,226 People per Square Mile
Total Households3,135
Percentage High Income Households2.8%
Median Household Income (2021)$55,250
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$527,920
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)5.0%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 71.29%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 47.55%

98402 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American1872.8%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander350.52%

98402 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American71.29%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander40.74%

98402 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College44810.39%
Bachelor Degree78518.21%
High School Diploma66415.41%
No High School Diploma420.97%
GED or Alternate4239.81%
1 or More Years of College98922.95%
Associates Degree46210.72%
Masters Degree2956.84%
Professional Degree1643.81%
Doctorate Degree380.88%

98402 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 98402
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSeattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area0.98088727 Square Miles

98402 Politics

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98402 Schools

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98402 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateNovember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DateMarch 21 - 31
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2f - Central Puget Lowland

98402 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34363841465054545044393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459667076767161524761
Avg Precip (In.)5.34.353.912.771.661.42.851.221.863.375.825.9938.53

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