98121 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2013: 12,183
Zip code population in 2010: 12,628
Zip code population in 2000: 8,558

Houses and condos: 9,931
Renter-occupied apartments: 6,840
% of renters here:

79%
State:

38%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 98121: 116.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 0.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.2 sq. mi.
Population density: 27,649 people per square mile 
 
 (very high).

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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2013:
This zip code:

0.9% ($3,606)
Washington:

1.1% ($2,743)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,309 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $4,731 (1.1%)

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Males: 6,819  (56.0%)
Females: 5,364  (44.0%)

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For population 15 years and over in 98121:

Zip code 98121 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
  • Races in zip code 98121

  • Zip code 98121 races chart
    • 8,491White population
    • 852Black population
    • 127American Indian population
    • 1,790Asian population
    • 44Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 24Some other race population
    • 492Two or more races population
    • 808Hispanic or Latino population

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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $417,100
98121:

$417,100
Washington:

$250,800



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in 98121 zip code as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in zip code 98121 to the number of sex offenders is 616 to 1.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

35.6 years
Washington median age:

37.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

1.4 people
Washington:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 98121, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $129,153 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$129,153
State:

$69,533

Salary/wage: $88,288 (reported on 89.3% of returns)
Here:

$88,288
State:

$57,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 82.8% for AGIs below $25k, 89.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 89.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 91.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 88.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 36.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $4,507 (reported on 42.8% of returns)
This zip code:

$4,507
Washington:

$1,816
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $33,755 (reported on 31.8% of returns)
Here:

$33,755
State:

$8,163
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.7% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 14.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$61,154 (reported on 29.2% of returns)
Here:

+$61,154
State:

+$21,568
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs below $25k, 0.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 25.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$38,673 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
Here:

+$38,673
State:

+$16,521
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.4% for AGIs below $25k, 3.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $31,541 (reported on 5.6% of returns)
98121:

$31,541
Washington:

$18,648
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $27,782 (reported on 1.3% of returns)
98121:

$27,782
Washington:

$20,087

Total itemized deductions: $45,447 (17% of AGI, reported on 30.9% of returns)
Here:

$45,447
State:

$23,872

Here:

16.7% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 11.6% for AGIs below $25k, 6.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 7.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 7.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $22,375 (reported on 23.2% of returns)
Here:

$22,375
State:

$4,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 6.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $9,312 (reported on 30.4% of returns)
98121:

$9,312
State:

$6,400
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.8% for AGIs below $25k, 1.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 2.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $636 (reported on 5.5% of returns)
Here:

$636
State:

$2,073
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.1% for AGIs below $25k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 98121, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $92,119 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$92,119
State:

$54,331

Salary/wage: $66,565 (reported on 88.1% of returns)
Here:

$66,565
State:

$45,761
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 85.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 89.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 88.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 88.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 48.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $7,051 (reported on 44.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$7,051
Washington:

$2,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $19,704 (reported on 32.1% of returns)
Here:

$19,704
State:

$5,879
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$47,546 (reported on 29.0% of returns)
Here:

+$47,546
State:

+$15,835
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 21.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$27,347 (reported on 13.2% of returns)
Here:

+$27,347
State:

+$13,994
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 2.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $2,634 (reported on 2.4% of returns)
98121:

$2,634
Washington:

$3,001
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 0.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Self-employed pension: $18,236 (reported on 1.7% of returns)
Here:

$18,236
Washington:

$14,244

Total itemized deductions: $33,743 (17% of AGI, reported on 31.5% of returns)
Here:

$33,743
State:

$19,669

Here:

16.9% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 8.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $10,728 (5% of AGI, reported on 25.7% of returns)
Here:

$10,728
State:

$3,569

Here:

4.7% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.9% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $20,819 (reported on 87.3% of returns)
98121:

$20,819
State:

$9,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 13.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 22.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $575 (reported on 5.8% of returns)
Here:

$575
State:

$1,607

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 42.1%
Here:

42%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 41.8% for AGIs below $10k, 38.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 34.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 38.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 40.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 62.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$59,355
Washington:

$58,405
Seattle, WA (98121) map Nearest zip codes: 98101, 98109, 98174, 98154, 98164, 98104.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

15.2%
Washington:

49.7%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

6.1%
Washington:

7.2%
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 931
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 7,718


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 53 (53 now married, 0 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 3,837 (983 now married, 2,854 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 98121 with a mortgage: 1,394 (134 second mortgage, 58 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 415

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $2,414
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S994

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

20.5%
Whole state:

14.1%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2013:
This zip code:

8.5%
Whole state:

7.8%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

3.3
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

2.2
State:

4.2
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 98121: Pier 62 (A), Pier 59 (B), Pier 71 (C), Pier 69 (D), Pier 68 (E), Pier 67 (F), Bell Harbor Marina (G), Pier Sixty Six (H), Pier Seventy (I), Seattle Fire Department Station 2 Belltown (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 98121 include: Seattle International Church (A), Skyline Community Church (B), City Church (C), Emmaus Road Church (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Odyssey Maritime Discovery Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2205 Alaskan Way), Belltown Billiards (Arcades & Amusements; 90 Blanchard St), American West Steamboat CO (Tours & Charters; 2101 4th Avenue Suite 1150).

Year house built

  • 582010 or later
  • 3,0572000 to 2009
  • 2,6561990 to 1999
  • 1,3481980 to 1989
  • 8841970 to 1979
  • 3781960 to 1969
  • 1761950 to 1959
  • 2441940 to 1949
  • 1,1301939 or earlier

Zip code 98121 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Seattle, WA (98121)

  • 189no bedroom
  • 7481 bedroom
  • 7412 bedrooms
  • 923 bedrooms
  • 394 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Seattle, WA (98121)

  • 2,488no bedroom
  • 3,1561 bedroom
  • 8562 bedrooms
  • 2343 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 1065+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Seattle, WA (98121) in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 102no vehicle
  • 1,3581 vehicle
  • 3492 vehicles
  • 03 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Seattle, WA (98121) in renter-occupied apartments

  • 3,259no vehicle
  • 3,0061 vehicle
  • 4632 vehicles
  • 673 vehicles
  • 324 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,197.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $364,840.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2013 for:


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $417,100
98121:

$417,100
Washington:

$250,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $308,000 - $593,400

Mean price in 2013:

Detached houses: $568,839
Here:

$568,839
State:

$329,559

Townhouses or other attached units: $385,883
Here:

$385,883
State:

$270,940

In 2-unit structures: $408,458
Here:

$408,458
State:

$280,281

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $353,526
Here:

$353,526
State:

$202,515

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $330,587
Here:

$330,587
State:

$245,538

Mobile homes: $114,203
Here:

$114,203
State:

$98,688

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $245,904
Here:

$245,904
State:

$69,606

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 5.9%

Neighborhoods in zip code 98121:

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 93.5%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 11,657

Size of family households: 1,297 2-persons, 314 3-persons, 50 4-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 6,152 1-person, 836 2-persons

193 married couples with children.
12 single-parent households (12 women).

78.3% of residents of 98121 zip code speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% very well, 21% well).
6.4% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (95% very well, 5% not well).
10.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (60% very well, 24% well, 13% not well, 3% not at all).
2.3% of residents speak other language at home (67% very well, 33% well).

Foreign born population: 3,262 (26.8%)
(25.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

26.8%
Whole state:

13.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 14%Canada
  • 13%India
  • 12%Taiwan
  • 8%Japan
  • 8%Indonesia
  • 5%Korea
  • 3%Nigeria

Most common first ancestries reported in 98121 (%)

  • 36%Other groups
  • 9%German
  • 5%English
  • 5%Irish
  • 3%Italian
  • 3%Swedish
  • 3%American

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 3092010 or later
  • 1,8232000 to 2009
  • 6471990 to 1999
  • 674Before 1990

Zip code 98121 topographic map

There are 162 Medical Specialists in Zip Code 98121.

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 98121:

All 12 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 98121

Zip code 98121 marital status for males
Zip code 98121 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1.6%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 4.4%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 77%Electricity
  • 17%Utility gas
  • 2%Other fuel
  • 2%No fuel used
  • 1%Wood
  • 1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Population in 1990: 4,091. Population change in the 1990s: +4,467 (+109.2%).

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:


22% of the 98121 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Washington.

65% of the 98121 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 50% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 37% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 3% moved from abroad.

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 26
Here:

70.3%
Washington:

10.0%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 935
Here:

57.0%
Washington:

17.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)

  • 98,202Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 97,014Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 90,902Management occupations
  • 85,818Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 80,852Business and financial operations occupations
  • 80,417Legal occupations

Companies with biggest federal contracts located in this zip code (SEATTLE, WA):

Top industries in this zip code by the number of employees in 2005:


Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 461 people in college/university student housing
  • 388 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 156 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 56 people in residential treatment centers for adults

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 461 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 318 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 17 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2010:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 0
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED134$325,909402$345,493781$293,9526$242,8624$13,308,205212$264,3102$296,005
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$224,71757$397,63483$306,3260$00$025$324,1880$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED26$317,70080$405,608229$364,8736$207,4520$060$310,2540$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN26$292,26077$332,581148$292,9262$29,8900$046$316,8950$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$251,09510$513,62052$282,1094$247,0130$015$197,6520$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0072.00 , 0080.01, 0080.02, 0081.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 6 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED40$322,99332$318,5500$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED30$344,9497$292,3600$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$276,0727$278,2912$161,690
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$319,7450$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0072.00 , 0080.01, 0080.02, 0081.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most common first names in zip code 98121 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John7571.5 years
William7073.6 years
Robert6267.9 years
Charles5871.4 years
James4570.4 years
George3774.1 years
Mary3577.1 years
Joseph3373.0 years
Ruth2882.1 years
Margaret2883.0 years
Most common last names in zip code 98121 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2473.0 years
Smith2472.5 years
Brown1769.5 years
Anderson1776.4 years
Miller1571.3 years
Williams1275.0 years
Davis1272.2 years
Olson977.2 years
Wilson976.6 years
Peterson979.1 years
Businesses in zip code 98121
NameCountNameCount
Best Western1Rite Aid1
Budget Car Rental1Starbucks4
DHL1Subway1
FedEx9T-Mobile2
Haworth1Toyota1
La Quinta1UPS8
Marriott1Whole Foods Market1

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