Zip Code 98948 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameToppenish
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Current Population:13225
Racial Majority: 15.95%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 81.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$35332
Average Adjusted Gross Income$36820
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time19.7 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range696 - 1575 ft.
Area175 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.31125200, -120.33390100

Zip Code 98948 Description

Zip Code 98948 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98948 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98948 is TOPPENISH, Washington. Portions of zip code 98948 are contained within or border the city limits of Satus, WA, Toppenish, WA, White Swan, WA, and Granger, WA. The area code for zip code 98948 is 509. 98948 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98948 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 98948 decreased to 13225 from 13262 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98948 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98948 public schools is Hispanic. 94.3% of students in 98948 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 2084 15.95% 1735 +20%
 Black Or African American 103 0.79% 26 +296%
 Hispanic 8677 66.4% 9236 -6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1927 14.75% 1958 -2%
 Asian 112 0.86% 26 +331%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 34 0% 34 -100%
 Two Or More Races 205 1.26% 205 -20%

Zip Code 98948 Race/Ethnicity

 White 5.8%
 Black Or African American 0.1%
 Hispanic 81.5%
 Asian 0.1%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 11.5%
 Two or More Races 1.1%

Zip Code 98948 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1322513262
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households3495
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
94.3%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
85.7%
Median Household Income$35332
Income Under $50K Per Year68.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year24.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year7.10%
98948 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$299808
Average Real Estate Sale Price$102438
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 ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 10e - Pleistocene Lake Basins
Average First Frost DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 1 - 10

Zip Code 98948 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23273339465257564837302439
Avg Max Temp (°F)39475765748189887966493965
Avg Precip (In.)1.13.7.69.55.57.56.27.32.4.531.041.258.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98948
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours