Zip Code 98610 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCarson
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Skamania
Area Code509
Current Population:2871
Racial Majority: 81.95%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$41783
Average Adjusted Gross Income$70880
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time27.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range492 - 3048 ft.
Area61 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.79155000, -121.85706300

Zip Code 98610 Description

Zip Code 98610 is located in the state of Washington in the Portland metro area. Zip code 98610 is primarily located in Skamania County. The official US Postal Service name for 98610 is CARSON, Washington. Portions of zip code 98610 are contained within or border the city limits of Carson River Valley, WA, . The area code for zip code 98610 is 509. 98610 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98610 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 6.4% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98610 increased to 2871 from 2747 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98610 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98610 public schools is White. 57.3% of students in 98610 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2311 81.95% 2514 -8%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 10 -100%
 Hispanic 258 9.15% 170 +52%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 147 5.21% 51 +188%
 Asian 59 2.09% 13 +354%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.25% 4 +75%
 Other Race 1 0.53% 1 +1400%
 Two Or More Races 108 0.82% 108 -79%

Zip Code 98610 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.8%
 Black Or African American 1.7%
 Hispanic 14.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.2%
 Two or More Races 5.8%

Zip Code 98610 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population28712747
Male Population49.20%
Female Population50.80%
Total Households1176
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
57.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$41783
Income Under $50K Per Year61.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.70%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.70%
98610 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$198079
Average Real Estate Sale Price$236333
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.2%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.1%
98605 - Bingen
98648 - Stevenson
Carson River Valley, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 4a - Western Cascades Lowlands and Valleys
Average First Frost DatesNovember 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98610 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)32333639455054554942373242
Avg Max Temp (°F)42465358657178807462494260
Avg Precip (In.)12.599.286.753.692.991.81.871.072.626.1810.614.3872.84
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
CBSA Type98610
CBSA Population2255276
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours