Zip Code 98592 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameUnion
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Mason
Area Code360
Current Population:1764
Racial Majority: 98.61%
Unemployment Rate:9.2%
Median Household Income$52146
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77070
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range157 - 397 ft.
Area23 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.33610916, -123.03025055

Zip Code 98592 Description

Zip Code 98592 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98592 is primarily located in Mason County. The official US Postal Service name for 98592 is UNION, Washington. Portions of zip code 98592 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 98592 is 360. 98592 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98592 is 9.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 8.4% 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 98592 increased to 1764 from 1281 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98592 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98592 public schools is . % of students in 98592 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 1490 98.61% 1584 -6%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 0 0% 39 -100%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 34 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 23 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 73 1.39% 73 -71%

Zip Code 98592 Race/Ethnicity

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

Zip Code 98592 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population17641281
Male Population49.70%
Female Population50.30%
Total Households824
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$52146
Income Under $50K Per Year47.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.80%
98592 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 6Derek KilmerDemocrat
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$178676
Average Real Estate Sale Price$232290
Current Unemployment Level 9.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.8%
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 2f - Central Puget Lowland
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98592 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)34353739454952534943373442
Avg Max Temp (°F)44485359657075767160494459
Avg Precip (In.)9.167.746.564.182.51.841.041.212.315.319.810.562.14
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Shelton, WA
CBSA Type98592
CBSA Population58781
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours