Zip Code 98953 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameZillah
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Yakima
Area Code509
Current Population:6681
Racial Majority: 52.86%
Public School Racial Majority:Hispanic 48.5%
Unemployment Rate:8.7%
Median Household Income$45717
Average Adjusted Gross Income$60320
School Test Performance:Average
Average Commute Time20.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range827 - 1978 ft.
Area61 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)46.43835500, -120.22506000

Zip Code 98953 Description

Zip Code 98953 is located in the state of Washington in the Yakima - Pasco - Richland - Kennewick metro area. Zip code 98953 is primarily located in Yakima County. The official US Postal Service name for 98953 is ZILLAH, Washington. Portions of zip code 98953 are contained within or border the city limits of Zillah, WA, . The area code for zip code 98953 is 509. 98953 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 98953 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 98953 increased to 6681 from 6079 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 98953 is while the majority ethnicity attending 98953 public schools is Hispanic. 56.7% of students in 98953 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 3760 52.86% 3616 +4%
 Black Or African American 0 0% 19 -100%
 Hispanic 3033 42.64% 2719 +12%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 127 1.79% 157 -19%
 Asian 37 0.52% 37 +0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 5 -100%
 Other Race 30 0.52% 30 +23%
 Two Or More Races 98 1.67% 98 +21%

Zip Code 98953 Race/Ethnicity

 White 44.8%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 48.5%
 Asian 0.5%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3.6%
 Two or More Races 2.4%

Zip Code 98953 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population66816079
Male Population51.20%
Female Population48.80%
Total Households2210
Test Score PerformanceAverage
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
56.7%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$45717
Income Under $50K Per Year56.80%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year30.20%
Income Above $100K Per Year13.00%
98953 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 4Dan NewhouseRepublican
Related Maps: Map of All Washington Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$263027
Average Real Estate Sale Price$157595
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 DatesOctober 1 - 10
Average Last Frost DatesMay 11 - 20

Zip Code 98953 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)23273338455156564737302439
Avg Max Temp (°F)39475765748188887966493864
Avg Precip (In.)1.08.69.69.57.59.56.26.38.41.551.041.218.03
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Yakima, WA
CBSA Type98953
CBSA Population239987
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours