Zip Code 98467 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameUniversity Place
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Pierce
Area Code253
Current Population:14728
Racial Majority:White 63.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 52.3%
Unemployment Rate:4.4%
Median Household Income$61751
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70830
School Test Performance:Excellent
Average Commute Time25.1 Minutes
Current Time:
PDT
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range144 - 289 ft.
Area5 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.20053101, -122.54303741

Zip Code 98467 Description

Zip Code 98467 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98467 is primarily located in Pierce County. The official US Postal Service name for 98467 is UNIVERSITY PLACE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98467 are contained within or border the city limits of University Place, WA, Tacoma, WA, Lakewood, WA, and Steilacoom, WA. The area code for zip code 98467 is 253. 98467 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98467 is 4.4% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.1%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98467 decreased to 14728 from 15165 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98467 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98467 public schools is White. 38.2% of students in 98467 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 10009 63.2% 9043 +11%
 Black Or African American 1222 7.72% 1471 -17%
 Hispanic 1520 9.6% 1185 +28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 13 0.08% 77 -83%
 Asian 1738 10.97% 1778 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 409 2.58% 123 +233%
 Other Race 28 0% 28 -100%
 Two Or More Races 1023 5.84% 1023 -10%

Zip Code 98467 Race/Ethnicity

 White 52.3%
 Black Or African American 8.1%
 Hispanic 14.5%
 Asian 7.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 17.2%

Zip Code 98467 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1472815165
Male Population47.20%
Female Population52.80%
Total Households5939
Test Score PerformanceExcellent
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
38.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$61751
Income Under $50K Per Year41.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year27.50%
98467 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$301586
Average Real Estate Sale Price$260378
Current Unemployment Level 4.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
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 DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 1 - 10

Zip Code 98467 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)34363740455053545044383543
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505459667076767161514661
Avg Precip (In.)5.444.4842.91.841.54.91.21.863.415.976.0939.63
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA
CBSA Type98467
CBSA Population3461985
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
North Lakewood
South Tacoma