Zip Code 98512 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOlympia
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Thurston
Area Code360
Current Population:28130
Racial Majority: 83.78%
Public School Racial Majority:White 74.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.1%
Median Household Income$63466
Average Adjusted Gross Income$73320
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time21 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range82 - 1624 ft.
Area145 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.96178055, -123.05072021

Zip Code 98512 Description

Zip Code 98512 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98512 is primarily located in Thurston County. The official US Postal Service name for 98512 is OLYMPIA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98512 are contained within or border the city limits of Tumwater, WA, Olympia, WA, . The area code for zip code 98512 is 360. 98512 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98512 is 7.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.9%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98512 increased to 28130 from 24173 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98512 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98512 public schools is White. 32.4% of students in 98512 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 23983 83.78% 23919 +0%
 Black Or African American 581 2.03% 439 +32%
 Hispanic 1507 5.26% 1454 +4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 333 1.16% 272 +22%
 Asian 870 3.04% 917 -5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 11 0.04% 98 -89%
 Other Race 37 0.08% 37 -38%
 Two Or More Races 994 4.61% 994 +33%

Zip Code 98512 Race/Ethnicity

 White 74.5%
 Black Or African American 2.3%
 Hispanic 10%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.9%
 Two or More Races 8.6%

Zip Code 98512 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2813024173
Male Population49.90%
Female Population50.10%
Total Households11370
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$63466
Income Under $50K Per Year38.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year39.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year22.80%
98512 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 10Denny HeckDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$272095
Average Real Estate Sale Price$238624
Current Unemployment Level 7.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 7b: 5F to 10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 98512 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)32333537434750504640363340
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495359657076777260504460
Avg Precip (In.)7.756.395.453.672.331.82.851.132.084.318.338.1852.28
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Olympia, WA
CBSA Type98512
CBSA Population255549
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours