Zip Code 98937 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameNaches
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Alternate Zip Code NamesGOOSE PRAIRIE
Unacceptable Zip Code NamesCLIFFDELL
NILE
RIMROCK
WHITE PASS
Current Population:4112
Racial Majority: 92.11%
Public School Racial Majority:White 78.8%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$49248
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77530
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time26.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1598 - 6464 ft.
Area973 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.75076800, -121.17019800

Zip Code 98937 Description

Zip Code 98937 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98937 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98937 is NACHES, Washington. Portions of zip code 98937 are contained within or border the city limits of Gleed, WA, Naches, WA, and Eschbach, WA. The area code for zip code 98937 is 509. 98937 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98937 is 8.7% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% 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 98937 increased to 4112 from 3355 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98937 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98937 public schools is White. 46.2% of students in 98937 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3535 92.11% 3592 -2%
 Black Or African American 12 0.31% 8 +50%
 Hispanic 130 3.39% 425 -69%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 28 0.73% 23 +22%
 Asian 6 0.16% 14 -57%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.16% 1 +500%
 Other Race 1 0% 1 -100%
 Two Or More Races 48 3.15% 48 +152%

Zip Code 98937 Race/Ethnicity

 White 78.8%
 Black Or African American 0.3%
 Hispanic 17.8%
 Asian 0.6%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.6%
 Two or More Races 1.9%

Zip Code 98937 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population41123355
Male Population50.60%
Female Population49.40%
Total Households1633
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
46.2%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$49248
Income Under $50K Per Year50.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year37.60%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.70%
98937 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Washington District 8Kim SchrierDemocrat
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$241964
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147939
Current Unemployment Level 8.7%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.7%
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 DatesSeptember 21 - 31
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 98937 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)21242933404652514434282235
Avg Max Temp (°F)36415057657180817359443558
Avg Precip (In.)3.032.031.41.95.77.82.42.53.611.362.583.4417.95
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98937
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours