Zip Code 98538 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCurtis
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Lewis
Area Code360
Current Population:304
Racial Majority: 91.59%
Public School Racial Majority:White 85.3%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$44455
Average Adjusted Gross Income$64590
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time35.8 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range397 - 761 ft.
Area47 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.53094101, -123.12973022

Zip Code 98538 Description

Zip Code 98538 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98538 is primarily located in Lewis County. The official US Postal Service name for 98538 is CURTIS, Washington. Portions of zip code 98538 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 98538 is 360. 98538 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98538 is 8.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 8.2% and is higher 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 98538 decreased to 304 from 312 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98538 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98538 public schools is White. 60% of students in 98538 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 207 91.59% 281 -26%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 0 +0%
 Hispanic 13 5.75% 12 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 3 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 0 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 8 2.65% 8 -25%

Zip Code 98538 Race/Ethnicity

 White 85.3%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 13.7%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 98538 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population304312
Male Population54.30%
Female Population45.70%
Total Households125
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$44455
Income Under $50K Per Year53.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.00%
98538 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$516600
Average Real Estate Sale Price$185860
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 1f - Willapa Hills
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 98538 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33353740454953534943383443
Avg Max Temp (°F)44495459657076777262504460
Avg Precip (In.)7.956.55.794.142.582.07.931.062.134.448.238.2954.11
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Centralia, WA
CBSA Type98538
CBSA Population75473
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours