Zip Code 98938 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameOutlook
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Current Population:2177
Racial Majority: 25.61%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 93.9%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$45066
Average Adjusted Gross Income$49020
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time16.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range791 - 2330 ft.
Area58 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.41221100, -120.06143000

Zip Code 98938 Description

Zip Code 98938 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98938 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98938 is OUTLOOK, Washington. Portions of zip code 98938 are contained within or border the city limits of . The area code for zip code 98938 is 509. 98938 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98938 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 98938 increased to 2177 from 1992 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98938 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98938 public schools is Hispanic. 93.9% of students in 98938 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 664 25.61% 727 -9%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 4 -100%
 Hispanic 1873 72.23% 1418 +32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0 0% 12 -100%
 Asian 8 0.31% 1 +700%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 15 1.85% 15 +220%

Zip Code 98938 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.6%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 93.9%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 0.3%

Zip Code 98938 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population21771992
Male Population50.80%
Female Population49.20%
Total Households589
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$45066
Income Under $50K Per Year55.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year32.50%
Income Above $100K Per Year11.60%
98938 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$156000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$147692
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 7a: 0F to 5F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesApril 21 - 31

Zip Code 98938 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)25293439465256554737312540
Avg Max Temp (°F)40485866758289898067504065
Avg Precip (In.).
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98938
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours