ZIP Code 98501 - Olympia Washington

ZIP Code 98501 is located in Olympia Washington. Portions of 98501 are also in Tumwater and Lacey. 98501 is entirely within Thurston County. Regionally, it is located in Metro Seattle-Tacoma.

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ZIP Code 98501 Quick Stats

ZIP Code NameOlympia
Primary CountyThurston County
ZIP Code TypeStandard
Population (2022)46,796
Area Code(s)360 / 564
Current Time

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98501 Demographics

98501 can be classified socioeconomically as 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 98501 is White. The majority race/ethnicity attending public schools in 98501 is White. The current unemployment level in 98501 is 4.4%.

Population Growth Rate10.06%
Population Density1,182 People per Square Mile
Total Households16,617
Percentage High Income Households4.1%
Median Household Income (2021)$84,353
Average Adjusted Gross Income (2020)$83,630
Current Unemployment Rate (April 2024)4.4%
Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 82.03%
Public School Majority Race/EthnictyWhite - 68.60%

98501 Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American2440.53%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander4310.94%

98501 Public School Race/Ethnicty Breakdown

Native American560.62%
Hawaiian/Pac. Islander460.51%

98501 Educational Attainment Levels

Highest Education Level AttainedTotalPercentage
Less Than 1 Year of College2,2158.48%
Bachelor Degree6,29824.1%
High School Diploma4,52817.33%
No High School Diploma3601.38%
GED or Alternate7302.79%
1 or More Years of College4,36016.68%
Associates Degree2,69510.31%
Masters Degree3,53413.52%
Professional Degree8653.31%
Doctorate Degree5492.1%

98501 Geography

Adjacent ZIP Codes
Cities/Towns in 98501
RegionMetro Seattle-Tacoma
Metropolitan/Micropolitan Stat AreaOlympia-Lacey-Tumwater, WA
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA TimezoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Area40 Square Miles

98501 Politics

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98501 Weather and Climate Data

Plant Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Average First Frost DateOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DateMay 1 - 10
Koppen-Geiger Climate ZoneCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion2g - Southern Puget Prairies

98501 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32333537424750504539363240
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495359657076777260504460
Avg Precip (In.)7.536.175.293.572.31.79.841.

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