Zip Code 98801 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameWenatchee
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chelan
Area Code509
Current Population:40977
Racial Majority: 67.29%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 49%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$46908
Average Adjusted Gross Income$68060
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range663 - 5686 ft.
Area163 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.43265700, -120.34876200

Zip Code 98801 Description

Zip Code 98801 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98801 is primarily located in Chelan County. The official US Postal Service name for 98801 is WENATCHEE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98801 are contained within or border the city limits of Sunnyslope, WA, Wenatchee, WA, West Wenatchee, WA, South Wenatchee, WA, and East Wenatchee Bench, WA. The area code for zip code 98801 is 509. 98801 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98801 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98801 increased to 40977 from 36551 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98801 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98801 public schools is Hispanic. 61.1% of students in 98801 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 27942 67.29% 28079 +-0%
 Black Or African American 148 0.36% 119 +24%
 Hispanic 11753 28.3% 11233 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 451 1.09% 318 +42%
 Asian 434 1.05% 414 +5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 24 0.06% 60 -60%
 Other Race 57 0.06% 57 -60%
 Two Or More Races 697 1.81% 697 +8%

Zip Code 98801 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46.7%
 Black Or African American 0.4%
 Hispanic 49%
 Asian 1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 2.5%

Zip Code 98801 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population4097736551
Male Population49.30%
Female Population50.70%
Total Households15654
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$46908
Income Under $50K Per Year52.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.90%
98801 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$309320
Average Real Estate Sale Price$218245
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.8%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.8%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10a - Channeled Scablands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98801 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21253138465257574838292239
Avg Max Temp (°F)35425363717886867763443461
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wenatchee, WA
CBSA Type98801
CBSA Population111376
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours