Zip Code 98843 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOrondo
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Douglas
Area Code509
Current Population:1817
Racial Majority: 39.91%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 92.5%
Unemployment Rate:3.9%
Median Household Income$41884
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67100
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range794 - 2979 ft.
Area78 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.74438200, -120.06597600

Zip Code 98843 Description

Zip Code 98843 is located in the state of Washington in the Seattle - Tacoma metro area. Zip code 98843 is primarily located in Douglas County. The official US Postal Service name for 98843 is ORONDO, Washington. Portions of zip code 98843 are contained within or border the city limits of Entiat, WA, . The area code for zip code 98843 is 509. 98843 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98843 is 3.9% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 6.6% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.0% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98843 increased to 1817 from 1556 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98843 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98843 public schools is Hispanic. 98.1% of students in 98843 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 643 39.91% 825 -22%
 Black Or African American 5 0.31% 2 +150%
 Hispanic 912 56.61% 958 -5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 7 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 5 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 19 3.17% 19 +168%

Zip Code 98843 Race/Ethnicity

 White 7.5%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 92.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 98843 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population18171556
Male Population55.00%
Female Population45.00%
Total Households579
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$41884
Income Under $50K Per Year58.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year16.70%
98843 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$263899
Average Real Estate Sale Price$359333
Current Unemployment Level 3.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 10a - Channeled Scablands
Average First Frost DatesOctober 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98843 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)20243036445156564837292138
Avg Max Temp (°F)34405161697684847561433359
Avg Precip (In.)2.541.671.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Wenatchee, WA
CBSA Type98843
CBSA Population111376
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours