Zip Code 99017 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameLamont
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Whitman
Area Code509
Current Population:161
Racial Majority: 89.01%
Public School Racial Majority:White 84.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.0%
Median Household Income$37313
School Test Performance:Below Average
Average Commute Time24.4 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1657 - 2300 ft.
Area146 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)47.16843100, -117.84987400

Zip Code 99017 Description

Zip Code 99017 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 99017 is primarily located in Whitman County. The official US Postal Service name for 99017 is LAMONT, Washington. Portions of zip code 99017 are contained within or border the city limits of Lamont, WA, . The area code for zip code 99017 is 509. 99017 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 99017 is 5.0% which is lower than the current county unemployment level of 5.5% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 6.4% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 99017 decreased to 161 from 221 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99017 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99017 public schools is White. 62.5% of students in 99017 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 170 89.01% 148 +15%
 Black Or African American 2 1.05% 1 +100%
 Hispanic 14 7.33% 2 +600%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 3 1.57% 0 +0%
 Asian 2 1.05% 3 -33%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 0 +0%
 Other Race 0 0% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 7 0% 7 -100%

Zip Code 99017 Race/Ethnicity

 White 84.4%
 Black Or African American 0%
 Hispanic 12.5%
 Asian 0%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0%
 Two or More Races 3.1%

Zip Code 99017 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population161221
Male Population54.70%
Female Population45.30%
Total Households71
Test Score PerformanceBelow Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$37313
Income Under $50K Per Year65.60%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.00%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.30%
99017 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 5Cathy McMorris RodgersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$50000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$160658
Current Unemployment Level 5.0%
Previous Month Unemployment Level4.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago3.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6b: -5F to 0F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5b: -15F to -10F
Köppen Climate ClassificationBSk - Cold Semi-Arid Climate
Ecoregion 10a - Channeled Scablands
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 99017 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)21263035414751504233282235
Avg Max Temp (°F)35435160697685857662443660
Avg Precip (In.)1.841.461.351.11.331.
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Pullman, WA
CBSA Type99017
CBSA Population42909
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours