ZIP Code 98409 - Tacoma Washington

ZIP Code 98409 is located in Tacoma Washington. 98409 is entirely within Pierce County. Regionally, 98409 is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98409 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTacoma
Primary CountyPierce County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)28,645
Area Code(s)253
Current Time

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98409 Demographics

98409 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 98409 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98409 is Hispanic. The current unemployment level in 98409 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate18.33%
Population Density3,932 People per Square Mile
Total Households9,113
Percentage High Income Households0.2%
Median Household Income (2021)$58,619
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$381,360
Current Unemployment Rate (June 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 57.45%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyHispanic - 27.05%

98409 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American4641.67%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander3181.14%

98409 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American270.96%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1866.6%

98409 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,28710.22%
Bachelor Degree1,28610.21%
High School Diploma3,69029.31%
No High School Diploma3632.88%
GED or Alternate8817%
1 or More Years of College3,03124.07%
Associates Degree1,47911.75%
Masters Degree4713.74%
Professional Degree870.69%
Doctorate Degree150.12%

98409 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 98409
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSeattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area7 Square Miles

98409 Politics

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98409 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
Ecoregion2g - Southern Puget Prairies

98409 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34363740455053545044383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.414.454.012.921.81.52.911.221.883.45.956.0939.57

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