Zip Code 98902 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameYakima
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Current Population:46322
Racial Majority: 47.29%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 77%
Unemployment Rate:5.1%
Median Household Income$37929
Average Adjusted Gross Income$44320
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1060 - 1303 ft.
Area10 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.59569300, -120.53272200

Zip Code 98902 Description

Zip Code 98902 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98902 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98902 is YAKIMA, Washington. Portions of zip code 98902 are contained within or border the city limits of Yakima, WA, Union Gap, WA, . The area code for zip code 98902 is 509. 98902 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98902 is 5.1% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is higher 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 98902 increased to 46322 from 42634 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98902 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98902 public schools is Hispanic. 86.7% of students in 98902 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 22179 47.29% 23148 -4%
 Black Or African American 471 1% 597 -21%
 Hispanic 22032 46.97% 20311 +8%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 571 1.22% 642 -11%
 Asian 338 0.72% 459 -26%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 17 0.04% 26 -35%
 Other Race 63 0.12% 63 -11%
 Two Or More Races 1076 2.64% 1076 +15%

Zip Code 98902 Race/Ethnicity

 White 18.1%
 Black Or African American 1%
 Hispanic 77%
 Asian 0.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.8%
 Two or More Races 2.7%

Zip Code 98902 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population4632242634
Male Population48.40%
Female Population51.60%
Total Households16839
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
86.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$37929
Income Under $50K Per Year64.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year9.70%
98902 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$158546
Average Real Estate Sale Price$139755
Current Unemployment Level 5.1%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.4%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago10.5%
Yakima, WA
Union Gap, WA
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 98902 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21253034414752514334272136
Avg Max Temp (°F)38465664727987867764483763
Avg Precip (In.)1.2.79.69.53.5.61.23.35.38.521.041.418.25
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98902
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours