Zip Code 98418 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTacoma
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:10069
Racial Majority: 61.63%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 26.9%
Unemployment Rate:19.3%
Median Household Income$45039
Average Adjusted Gross Income$43170
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.3 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range259 - 259 ft.
Area2 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.22373962, -122.44584656

Zip Code 98418 Description

Zip Code 98418 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98418 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98418 is TACOMA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98418 are contained within or border the city limits of Tacoma, WA, . The area code for zip code 98418 is 253. 98418 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98418 is 19.3% 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%.

The majority ethnicity residing in 98418 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98418 public schools is Hispanic. 79.4% of students in 98418 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 6307 61.63% 5713 +10%
 Black Or African American 1459 14.26% 1098 +33%
 Hispanic 944 9.22% 1385 -32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 171 1.67% 235 -27%
 Asian 861 8.41% 752 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 0.15% 153 -90%
 Other Race 29 0.21% 29 -28%
 Two Or More Races 704 4.46% 704 -35%

Zip Code 98418 Race/Ethnicity

 White 25.3%
 Black Or African American 26.9%
 Hispanic 26.9%
 Asian 12.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2.8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.8%
 Two or More Races 3.9%

Zip Code 98418 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population100690
Male Population50.20%
Female Population49.80%
Total Households3884
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
79.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45039
Income Under $50K Per Year55.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.80%
98418 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$145570
Average Real Estate Sale Price$109125
Current Unemployment Level 19.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.4%
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 DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 98418 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34363740455053535044383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459657076767161514660
Avg Precip (In.)5.434.464.072.91.81.47.91.251.93.45.996.1139.69
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98418
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98418
Lincoln High SchoolPierce
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98418
Giaudrone Middle SchoolPierce
Stewart Middle SchoolPierce
List of Elementary Schools in Zipcode 98418
Lyon Elementary SchoolPierce
Reed Elementary SchoolPierce
Eastside
New Tacoma
South End
South Tacoma