Zip Code 98685 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameVancouver
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Clark
Area Code360
Current Population:26217
Racial Majority: 86.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 76.1%
Unemployment Rate:8.1%
Median Household Income$77454
Average Adjusted Gross Income$105850
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time24.9 Minutes
Current Time:
Time Zone:Pacific Standard Time
Elevation Range197 - 230 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)45.72002029, -122.69184875

Zip Code 98685 Description

Zip Code 98685 is located in the state of Washington in the Portland metro area. Zip code 98685 is primarily located in Clark County. The official US Postal Service name for 98685 is VANCOUVER, Washington. Portions of zip code 98685 are contained within or border the city limits of Salmon Creek, WA, Felida, WA, Lake Shore, WA, Mount Vista, WA, and Hazel Dell North, WA. The area code for zip code 98685 is 360. 98685 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98685 is 8.1% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.5% 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 98685 increased to 26217 from 21148 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98685 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98685 public schools is White. 29% of students in 98685 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 23303 86.45% 22438 +4%
 Black Or African American 181 0.67% 338 -46%
 Hispanic 1557 5.78% 1314 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 0.2% 129 -58%
 Asian 793 2.94% 1051 -25%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 66 0.24% 89 -26%
 Other Race 51 0% 51 -100%
 Two Or More Races 807 3.71% 807 +24%

Zip Code 98685 Race/Ethnicity

 White 76.1%
 Black Or African American 2%
 Hispanic 10.4%
 Asian 4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 6.3%

Zip Code 98685 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2621721148
Male Population48.80%
Female Population51.20%
Total Households9529
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77454
Income Under $50K Per Year28.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.80%
98685 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 3Jaime Herrera BeutlerRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$358400
Average Real Estate Sale Price$252031
Current Unemployment Level 8.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level9.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 8b: 15F to 20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 8a: 10F to 15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationCsb - Warm-Summer Mediterranean Climate
Ecoregion 3a - Portland/Vancouver Basin
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98685 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)33343740455053534842383442
Avg Max Temp (°F)46505560667278797464524562
Avg Precip (In.)5.9954.323.142.671.77.831.111.863.396.436.6443.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Portland-Vancouver-Beaverton, OR-WA
CBSA Type98685
CBSA Population2255276
Time ZonePacific Standard Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours
List of High Schools in Zipcode 98685
Columbia River High SchoolClark
Skyview High SchoolClark
List of Middle Schools in Zipcode 98685
Alki Middle SchoolClark
Jefferson Middle SchoolClark