Zip Code 98844 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOroville
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Okanogan
Area Code509
Current Population:4740
Racial Majority: 78.65%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.6%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$32403
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49880
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time14.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1017 - 4456 ft.
Area251 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.91522300, -119.27947400

Zip Code 98844 Description

Zip Code 98844 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 98844 is primarily located in Okanogan County. The official US Postal Service name for 98844 is OROVILLE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98844 are contained within or border the city limits of Oroville, WA, . The area code for zip code 98844 is 509. 98844 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98844 is 8.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 6.1% 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 98844 increased to 4740 from 4501 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98844 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98844 public schools is White. 71.8% of students in 98844 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3526 78.65% 3628 -3%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 30 -100%
 Hispanic 615 13.72% 853 -28%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 209 4.66% 91 +130%
 Asian 10 0.22% 38 -74%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 3 0.45% 3 +567%
 Two Or More Races 95 2.3% 95 +8%

Zip Code 98844 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.6%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 36.7%
 Asian 1.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2.7%
 Two or More Races 1.3%

Zip Code 98844 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population47404501
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households2001
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
71.8%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$32403
Income Under $50K Per Year72.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year20.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.50%
98844 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$253769
Average Real Estate Sale Price$138098
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
Oroville, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10m - Okanogan Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 98844 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23263339475459585039322540
Avg Max Temp (°F)32405363717885847460433460
Avg Precip (In.)1.81.97.781.191.27.9.81.55.71.941.2211.15
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours