Zip Code 98612 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameCathlamet
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Wahkiakum
Area Code360
Current Population:2704
Racial Majority:White 91.98%
Public School Racial Majority:White 86.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$50925
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68860
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time32.4 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range3 - 2179 ft.
Area130 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.18674850, -123.38110352

Zip Code 98612 Description

Zip Code 98612 is located in the state of Washington in the Portland metro area. Zip code 98612 is primarily located in Wahkiakum County. The official US Postal Service name for 98612 is CATHLAMET, Washington. Portions of zip code 98612 are contained within or border the city limits of East Cathlamet, WA, Cathlamet, WA, . The area code for zip code 98612 is 360. 98612 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98612 is 8.4% 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 98612 increased to 2704 from 2551 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98612 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 98612 public schools is White. 52.1% of students in 98612 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2408 91.98% 2496 -4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 7 -100%
 Hispanic 84 3.21% 79 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 50 1.91% 40 +25%
 Asian 35 1.34% 14 +150%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 63 1.57% 63 -35%

Zip Code 98612 Race/Ethnicity

 White 86.2%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 8.2%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 98612 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population27042551
Male Population50.00%
Female Population50.00%
Total Households1192
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50925
Income Under $50K Per Year48.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year38.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.20%
98612 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$185352
Average Real Estate Sale Price$152457
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 1b - Coastal Uplands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98612 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33343538424649494640363340
Avg Max Temp (°F)47515458646772737162524760
Avg Precip (In.)10.218.447.225.293.432.691.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours