ZIP Code 98444 - Tacoma Washington

ZIP Code 98444 is located in Tacoma Washington. Portions of 98444 are also in Parkland and Midland and McChord AFB. 98444 is entirely within Pierce County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98444 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameTacoma
Primary CountyPierce County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)35,366
Area Code(s)253
Current Time

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98444 Demographics

98444 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 98444 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98444 is White. The current unemployment level in 98444 is 5.5%.

Population Growth Rate1.65%
Population Density5,086 People per Square Mile
Total Households12,580
Percentage High Income Households0.7%
Median Household Income (2021)$55,690
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2021)$386,350
Current Unemployment Rate (May 2024)5.5%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 49.89%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 28.84%

98444 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2910.85%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander1,2873.76%

98444 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American571.36%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander3859.22%

98444 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College1,83610.68%
Bachelor Degree1,89511.03%
High School Diploma5,86534.12%
No High School Diploma5583.25%
GED or Alternate1,1386.62%
1 or More Years of College3,68521.44%
Associates Degree1,5779.18%
Masters Degree5022.92%
Professional Degree680.4%
Doctorate Degree640.37%

98444 Geography

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Cities/Towns in 98444
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaSeattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area7 Square Miles

98444 Politics

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98444 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Average First Frost DateOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DateApril 11 - 20
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2g - Southern Puget Prairies

98444 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33353740454953534943383442
Avg Max Temp (°F)45505459657076767161514560
Avg Precip (In.)5.514.514.133.041.931.6.951.241.913.416.086.1440.44

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