Zip Code 98447 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTacoma
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:842
Racial Majority:White 81.24%
Unemployment Rate:17.6%
Median Household Income$82266
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time11.1 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area0 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.14540100, -122.44354248

Zip Code 98447 Description

Zip Code 98447 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98447 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98447 is TACOMA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98447 are contained within or border the city limits of Parkland, WA, . The area code for zip code 98447 is 253. 98447 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98447 is 17.6% 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 98447 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98447 public schools is . % of students in 98447 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 684 81.24% 684 +0%
 Black Or African American 12 1.43% 18 -33%
 Hispanic 23 2.73% 38 -39%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 2 -100%
 Asian 56 6.65% 49 +14%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 5 0.59% 3 +67%
 Other Race 2 0% 2 -100%
 Two Or More Races 46 7.36% 46 +35%

Zip Code 98447 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
 Two or More Races %

Zip Code 98447 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population8420
Male Population47.30%
Female Population52.70%
Total Households0
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
%
Median Household Income$82266
Income Under $50K Per Year41.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year22.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year36.10%

Average Real Estate Asking Price$275996
Average Real Estate Sale Price$231641
Current Unemployment Level 17.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.7%
98444 - Tacoma
98445 - Tacoma
Parkland, WA
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 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMarch 21 - 31

Zip Code 98447 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34363841465054545044393544
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459667076767161524761
Avg Precip (In.)5.34.353.912.771.661.42.851.221.863.375.825.9938.53
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98447
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours