Zip Code 98855 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTonasket
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Okanogan
Area Code509
Current Population:5863
Racial Majority: 74.2%
Public School Racial Majority:White 57.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$33080
Average Adjusted Gross Income$45050
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time25.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range938 - 6113 ft.
Area636 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.67379700, -119.26659900

Zip Code 98855 Description

Zip Code 98855 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 98855 is primarily located in Okanogan County. The official US Postal Service name for 98855 is TONASKET, Washington. Portions of zip code 98855 are contained within or border the city limits of Tonasket, WA, . The area code for zip code 98855 is 509. 98855 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98855 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 98855 increased to 5863 from 5469 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98855 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98855 public schools is White. 66% of students in 98855 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4760 74.2% 4579 +4%
 Black Or African American 20 0.31% 19 +5%
 Hispanic 1045 16.29% 997 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 420 6.55% 89 +372%
 Asian 13 0.2% 34 -62%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 7 0.11% 2 +250%
 Other Race 13 0% 13 -100%
 Two Or More Races 130 2.34% 130 +15%

Zip Code 98855 Race/Ethnicity

 White 57.2%
 Black Or African American 0.5%
 Hispanic 38%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 98855 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population58635469
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households2388
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
66%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$33080
Income Under $50K Per Year69.40%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year6.10%
98855 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$156316
Average Real Estate Sale Price$128167
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10m - Okanogan Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 98855 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)18243037455157564736292138
Avg Max Temp (°F)31395162707784847560423259
Avg Precip (In.)1.251.131.991.081.22.74.61.54.781.281.6712.3
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours