Zip Code 98445 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTacoma
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:29661
Racial Majority:White 59.51%
Public School Racial Majority:White 41.4%
Unemployment Rate:12.3%
Median Household Income$57840
Average Adjusted Gross Income$50000
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time30.3 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range318 - 381 ft.
Area11 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.13169098, -122.40812683

Zip Code 98445 Description

Zip Code 98445 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98445 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98445 is TACOMA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98445 are contained within or border the city limits of Parkland, WA, Midland, WA, Spanaway, WA, Summit, WA, Frederickson, WA, Tacoma, WA, Elk Plain, WA, and Waller, WA. The area code for zip code 98445 is 253. 98445 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98445 is 12.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 10.2% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 8.4%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98445 increased to 29661 from 22412 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98445 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98445 public schools is White. 69.8% of students in 98445 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 17972 59.51% 17655 +2%
 Black Or African American 2854 9.45% 2948 -3%
 Hispanic 2375 7.86% 2811 -16%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 325 1.08% 359 -9%
 Asian 3089 10.23% 2699 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1520 5.03% 929 +64%
 Other Race 45 0% 45 -100%
 Two Or More Races 2215 6.83% 2215 -7%

Zip Code 98445 Race/Ethnicity

 White 41.4%
 Black Or African American 11.3%
 Hispanic 23.6%
 Asian 7.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 4.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1%
 Two or More Races 10.9%

Zip Code 98445 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2966122412
Male Population48.60%
Female Population51.40%
Total Households10722
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
69.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
88.9%
Median Household Income$57840
Income Under $50K Per Year41.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year17.10%
98445 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$187506
Average Real Estate Sale Price$164353
Current Unemployment Level 12.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level11.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2g - Southern Puget Prairies
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98445 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)33353639444952524842373342
Avg Max Temp (°F)45495359657076767160504560
Avg Precip (In.)5.574.594.223.192.211.831.011.261.933.426.296.141.61
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98445
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
South End