Zip Code 98816 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChelan
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Chelan
Area Code509
Current Population:6394
Racial Majority: 61.9%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 52.4%
Unemployment Rate:7.2%
Median Household Income$41766
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77580
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range968 - 5446 ft.
Area194 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.90309100, -120.15090000

Zip Code 98816 Description

Zip Code 98816 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98816 is primarily located in Chelan County. The official US Postal Service name for 98816 is CHELAN, Washington. Portions of zip code 98816 are contained within or border the city limits of Chelan, WA, . The area code for zip code 98816 is 509. 98816 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98816 is 7.2% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.1% 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 98816 increased to 6394 from 6170 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98816 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98816 public schools is Hispanic. 65.4% of students in 98816 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4324 61.9% 4392 -2%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 8 -100%
 Hispanic 2648 37.9% 1811 +46%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 14 0.2% 53 -74%
 Asian 0 0% 42 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 7 -100%
 Other Race 3 0% 3 -100%
 Two Or More Races 78 0% 78 -100%

Zip Code 98816 Race/Ethnicity

 White 46%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 52.4%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.3%
 Two or More Races 1%

Zip Code 98816 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population63946170
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households2523
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
65.4%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
75.0%
Median Household Income$41766
Income Under $50K Per Year58.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.60%
98816 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$401939
Average Real Estate Sale Price$283135
Current Unemployment Level 7.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.2%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 10a - Channeled Scablands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesApril 11 - 20

Zip Code 98816 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21253239475459595039302240
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395161707784857561433359
Avg Precip (In.)1.431.16.94.63.74.79.38.42.44.621.521.6710.73
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wenatchee, WA
CBSA Type98816
CBSA Population111376
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours