ZIP Code 98408 - Tacoma Washington

ZIP Code 98408 is located in Tacoma Washington. 98408 is entirely within Pierce County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98408 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTacoma
Primary CountyPierce County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)21,438
Area Code(s)253
Current Time

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98408 Demographics

98408 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 98408 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98408 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 98408 is 5.0%.

Population Growth Rate14.44%
Population Density6,231 People per Square Mile
Total Households7,264
Percentage High Income Households0.4%
Median Household Income (2021)$64,297
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$303,920
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)5.0%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 62.28%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 25.50%

98408 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American6283.02%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander4392.11%

98408 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American200.96%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1346.41%

98408 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,24010.83%
Bachelor Degree1,24210.85%
High School Diploma3,88033.88%
No High School Diploma2752.4%
GED or Alternate9358.17%
1 or More Years of College2,22419.42%
Associates Degree1,0899.51%
Masters Degree4704.1%
Professional Degree00%
Doctorate Degree960.84%

98408 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 98408
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSeattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area3 Square Miles

98408 Politics

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98408 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateApril 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2f - Central Puget Lowland

98408 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34363740455053535044383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.434.464.

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