Zip Code 98856 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameTwisp
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Okanogan
Area Code509
Current Population:2464
Racial Majority: 90.47%
Unemployment Rate:8.6%
Median Household Income$39462
Average Adjusted Gross Income$59860
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time24 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1726 - 7379 ft.
Area521 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.38365900, -120.32354900

Zip Code 98856 Description

Zip Code 98856 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 98856 is primarily located in Okanogan County. The official US Postal Service name for 98856 is TWISP, Washington. Portions of zip code 98856 are contained within or border the city limits of Twisp, WA, . The area code for zip code 98856 is 509. 98856 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98856 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 98856 increased to 2464 from 2182 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98856 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98856 public schools is . % of students in 98856 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2174 90.47% 2329 -7%
 Black Or African American 7 0.29% 4 +75%
 Hispanic 203 8.45% 58 +250%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 17 -100%
 Asian 0 0% 11 -100%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 4 -100%
 Other Race 5 0% 5 -100%
 Two Or More Races 36 0.79% 36 -47%

Zip Code 98856 Race/Ethnicity

 White %
 Black Or African American %
 Hispanic %
 Asian %
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander %
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native %
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Zip Code 98856 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population24642182
Male Population49.50%
Female Population50.50%
Total Households1198
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$39462
Income Under $50K Per Year63.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.80%
98856 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$185375
Average Real Estate Sale Price$222000
Current Unemployment Level 8.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.0%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 10m - Okanogan Valley
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 98856 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)15202734414751514333261634
Avg Max Temp (°F)31385061707784857661413058
Avg Precip (In.)1.81.381.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours