Zip Code 99109 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameChewelah
Zip Code StateWashington
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Stevens
Area Code509
Current Population:5109
Racial Majority: 91.13%
Public School Racial Majority:White 92.2%
Unemployment Rate:8.4%
Median Household Income$39621
Average Adjusted Gross Income$57170
School Test Performance:Above Average
Average Commute Time29.5 Minutes
Time Zone:Pacific Daylight Time
Elevation Range1700 - 4941 ft.
Area242 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)48.28814000, -117.71208000

Zip Code 99109 Description

Zip Code 99109 is located in the state of Washington in the Spokane metro area. Zip code 99109 is primarily located in Stevens County. The official US Postal Service name for 99109 is CHEWELAH, Washington. Portions of zip code 99109 are contained within or border the city limits of Chewelah, WA, . The area code for zip code 99109 is 509. 99109 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Washington.

The current unemployment level in 99109 is 8.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.9% 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 99109 increased to 5109 from 4382 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99109 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99109 public schools is White. 61.1% of students in 99109 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 4666 91.13% 4748 -2%
 Black Or African American 62 1.21% 13 +377%
 Hispanic 126 2.46% 106 +19%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 1.09% 65 -14%
 Asian 26 0.51% 21 +24%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0% 2 -100%
 Other Race 6 0% 6 -100%
 Two Or More Races 148 3.59% 148 +24%

Zip Code 99109 Race/Ethnicity

 White 92.2%
 Black Or African American 0.6%
 Hispanic 4.9%
 Asian 0.3%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 0.5%
 Two or More Races 1.4%

Zip Code 99109 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population51094382
Male Population48.90%
Female Population51.10%
Total Households2144
Test Score PerformanceAbove Average
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
61.1%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
100.0%
Median Household Income$39621
Income Under $50K Per Year60.20%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year31.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year8.40%
99109 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Washington District 5Cathy McMorris RodgersRepublican
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Average Real Estate Asking Price$133253
Average Real Estate Sale Price$100556
Current Unemployment Level 8.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago7.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 6a: -10F to -5F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 5a: -20F to -15F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsb - Humid Continental Climate - Dry Cool Summer
Ecoregion 15r - Okanogan-Colville Xeric Valleys and Foothills
Average First Frost DatesSeptember 11 - 20
Average Last Frost DatesMay 21 - 31

Zip Code 99109 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)19222833404650484132272034
Avg Max Temp (°F)33395060687683847559413358
Avg Precip (In.)2.261.941.991.62.121.721.1911.031.232.682.921.65
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Type
CBSA Population0
Time ZonePacific Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference-8 Hours