Zip Code 98936 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameMoxee
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Current Population:5872
Racial Majority: 56.45%
Public School Racial Majority:White 56.1%
Unemployment Rate:8.3%
Median Household Income$50685
Average Adjusted Gross Income$67680
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range463 - 3429 ft.
Area313 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.59112700, -120.11557800

Zip Code 98936 Description

Zip Code 98936 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98936 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98936 is MOXEE, Washington. Portions of zip code 98936 are contained within or border the city limits of Moxee, WA, Desert Aire, WA, . The area code for zip code 98936 is 509. 98936 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98936 is 8.3% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is higher than the current state unemployment at 4.7% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 3.6%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 98936 increased to 5872 from 3458 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98936 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98936 public schools is White. 49.8% of students in 98936 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 3140 56.45% 3548 -11%
 Black Or African American 21 0.38% 30 -30%
 Hispanic 2182 39.23% 2076 +5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 1.71% 80 +19%
 Asian 15 0.27% 43 -65%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 6 -100%
 Other Race 4 0% 4 -100%
 Two Or More Races 85 1.96% 85 +28%

Zip Code 98936 Race/Ethnicity

 White 56.1%
 Black Or African American 1.2%
 Hispanic 39.6%
 Asian 0.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.7%
 Two or More Races 1.2%

Zip Code 98936 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population58723458
Male Population50.50%
Female Population49.50%
Total Households1903
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$50685
Income Under $50K Per Year49.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year15.60%
98936 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$203500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$170486
Current Unemployment Level 8.3%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.9%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago8.1%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 7a: 0F to 5F
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 1 - 10

Zip Code 98936 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)22263135424853524435282236
Avg Max Temp (°F)37455563727986867764473762
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98936
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours