Zip Code 98823 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameEphrata
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Grant
Area Code509
Current Population:11055
Racial Majority: 73.87%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.3%
Unemployment Rate:5.2%
Median Household Income$47012
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60300
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time15.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1188 - 2658 ft.
Area220 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.26734600, -119.60655700

Zip Code 98823 Description

Zip Code 98823 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 98823 is primarily located in Grant County. The official US Postal Service name for 98823 is EPHRATA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98823 are contained within or border the city limits of Ephrata, WA, . The area code for zip code 98823 is 509. 98823 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98823 is 5.2% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 4.8%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98823 increased to 11055 from 9897 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98823 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98823 public schools is White. 56.9% of students in 98823 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 7994 73.87% 8622 -7%
 Black Or African American 6 0.06% 69 -91%
 Hispanic 2304 21.29% 1946 +18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 111 1.03% 93 +19%
 Asian 216 2% 113 +91%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.01% 11 -91%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 196 1.75% 196 -4%

Zip Code 98823 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.3%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 29%
 Asian 0.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.4%
 Two or More Races 2.2%

Zip Code 98823 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population110559897
Male Population50.40%
Female Population49.60%
Total Households4000
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$47012
Income Under $50K Per Year53.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year14.40%
98823 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$159895
Average Real Estate Sale Price$112338
Current Unemployment Level 5.2%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.7%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
Ephrata, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98823 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21273338475460595039302240
Avg Max Temp (°F)34425363728088877863453462
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Moses Lake, WA
CBSA Type98823
CBSA Population87986
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours