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98243 Zip Code (WA) Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2019: 595
Zip code population in 2010: 507
Zip code population in 2000: 141

Houses and condos: 639
Renter-occupied apartments: 71
% of renters here:

26%
State:

37%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 98243: 95.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 5.1 sq. mi.
Water area: 10.1 sq. mi.
Population density: 116 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 98243
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.4% ($2,973)
Washington:

0.9% ($3,601)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,920 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,097 (0.5%)

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Males: 316  (53.1%)
Females: 279  (46.9%)

For population 25 years and over in 98243:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 68.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 98243:

  • Never married: 13.0%
  • Now married: 77.2%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 3.9%

Zip code 98243 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.
  • Races in zip code 98243 (2019)
    • 47192.9%White
    • 122.4%Two or more races
    • 81.6%Black
    • 51.0%Asian
    • 51.0%Hispanic or Latino
    • 30.6%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 20.4%Some other race
    • 10.2%American Indian
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Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $717,409
98243:

$717,409
Washington:

$387,600
Median resident age:
This zip code:

61.3 years
Washington median age:

37.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.1 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 98243, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $153,314 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$153,314
State:

$54,331

Salary/wage: $69,963 (reported on 58.9% of returns)
Here:

$69,963
State:

$45,761
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 71.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 60.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 27.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 45.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 22.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $5,233 (reported on 71.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$5,233
Washington:

$2,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 30.4% for AGIs below $10k, 3.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $20,172 (reported on 50.3% of returns)
Here:

$20,172
State:

$5,879
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 47.8% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 7.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$81,713 (reported on 43.2% of returns)
Here:

+$81,713
State:

+$15,835
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -82.6% for AGIs below $10k, 0.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 27.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$18,576 (reported on 31.9% of returns)
Here:

+$18,576
State:

+$13,994
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 16.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Total itemized deductions: $66,471 (24% of AGI, reported on 47.0% of returns)
Here:

$66,471
State:

$19,669

Here:

24.0% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 29.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 17.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 19.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 20.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $17,948 (8% of AGI, reported on 41.6% of returns)
Here:

$17,948
State:

$3,569

Here:

7.7% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $25,192 (reported on 90.3% of returns)
98243:

$25,192
State:

$9,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 16.0% for AGIs over 100k)


Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 60.5%
Here:

61%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 61.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 55.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 66.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 87.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 76.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$75,579
Washington:

$78,687
98243 map Nearest zip codes: 98286, 98280, 98297, 98250, 98245, 98261.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

32.4%
Washington:

47.0%
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This zip code:

0.8%
Washington:

49.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 282


Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 81 (74 now married, 6 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 98243 with a mortgage: 139 (5 second mortgage, 1 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 69

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,810
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $742

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

5.3%
Whole state:

9.8%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2019:
This zip code:

1.9%
Whole state:

5.2%
Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.2
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.5
State:

4.0
  • Notable locations in this zip code not listed on our city pages

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  • Notable locations in zip code 98243: Pole Pass Light (A), Deer Harbor (B), Wasp Passage Light (C), West Sound Marina (D), Cayou Quay Marina (E), Jones Island Marina (F), Deer Harbor Marina (G), Orcas Island Yacht Club (H), San Juan County Fire District 2 / Orcas Island Fire and Rescue Station 24 Deer Harbor (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Reservoir: Lehman Pond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Parks in zip code 98243 include: Jones Island State Park National Wildlife Refuge (1), Victim Island State Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 132014 or later
  • 132010 to 2013
  • 1442000 to 2009
  • 1601990 to 1999
  • 1081980 to 1989
  • 581970 to 1979
  • 381960 to 1969
  • 391950 to 1959
  • 161940 to 1949
  • 411939 or earlier
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 98243
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 98243
  • 2no bedroom
  • 291 bedroom
  • 722 bedrooms
  • 1053 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 98243
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 98243
  • 0no bedroom
  • 281 bedroom
  • 342 bedrooms
  • 103 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in 98243 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 98243 in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 10no vehicle
  • 161 vehicle
  • 1422 vehicles
  • 363 vehicles
  • 24 vehicles
  • 25+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in 98243 in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in 98243 in renter-occupied apartments
  • 0no vehicle
  • 371 vehicle
  • 232 vehicles
  • 113 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

  • Zip code 98243 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 98243 household income distribution in 2019
  • 21Less than $10,000
  • 2$10,000 to $14,999
  • 8$15,000 to $19,999
  • 7$20,000 to $24,999
  • 7$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 13$35,000 to $39,999
  • 21$40,000 to $44,999
  • 9$45,000 to $49,999
  • 10$50,000 to $59,999
  • 26$60,000 to $74,999
  • 30$75,000 to $99,999
  • 69$100,000 to $124,999
  • 16$125,000 to $149,999
  • 12$150,000 to $199,999
  • 12$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 98243

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 98243
  • 2$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2$250,000 to $299,999
  • 33$300,000 to $399,999
  • 21$400,000 to $499,999
  • 97$500,000 to $749,999
  • 24$750,000 to $999,999
  • 32$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 9$1,500,000 to $1,999,999
  • 15$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 98243

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 98243
  • 6$600 to $649
  • 8$800 to $899
  • 11$900 to $999
  • 9$1,000 to $1,249
  • 6$1,500 to $1,999
  • 28No cash rent

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Median gross rent in 2019: $1,106.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $2,248,886.

Estimated median house (or condo) value in 2019 for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $469,855

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $717,409
98243:

$717,409
Washington:

$387,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $551,748 - $1,023,005
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 98243
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 609
  • One, attached: 2
  • Two: 10
  • 3 or 4: 7
  • 20 to 49: 7

Unemployment: 3.7%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 98243

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 98243
  • 37.6%82Drove a car alone
  • 8.3%18Carpooled
  • 3.7%8Ferryboat
  • 12.9%28Walked
  • 2.8%6Other means
  • 37.2%81Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 98243

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 98243
  • 26Less than 5 minutes
  • 175 to 9 minutes
  • 2410 to 14 minutes
  • 3015 to 19 minutes
  • 1120 to 24 minutes
  • 425 to 29 minutes
  • 1530 to 34 minutes
  • 760 to 89 minutes
  • 690 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 89.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 595
  • Male householders: 132 (35 living alone), Female householders: 149 (8 living alone)
  • 212 spouses (212 opposite-sex spouses), 2 unmarried partners, (2 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 62 children (59 natural, 3 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 10 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 0 foster children, 0 other relatives, 16 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 10 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 160 2-persons, 30 3-persons, 19 4-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 43 1-person, 28 2-persons

53 married couples with children.
0 single-parent households ().

90.8% of residents of 98243 zip code speak English at home.
10.3% of residents speak Spanish at home (93% very well, 7% well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% well).

Foreign born population: 42 (7.1%)
(30.2% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

7.1%
Whole state:

14.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 31%Sweden
  • 31%Honduras
  • 19%Brazil
  • 12%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland
  • 7%Malaysia
Most common first ancestries reported in 98243
  • 23%English
  • 13%Italian
  • 10%Swedish
  • 8%German
  • 6%Irish
  • 5%European
  • 3%British
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 212010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 111990 to 1999
  • 11Before 1990

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Zip code 98243 marital status for males
Zip code 98243 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 3.8%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 7.3%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 49.4%Electricity
  • 36.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 12.3%Wood
  • 2.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

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

  • This state: 170
  • Northeast: 52
  • Midwest: 63
  • South: 115
  • West: 144

47% of the 98243 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Washington.

91% of the 98243 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 56% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 10% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in 98243

Private vs. public school enrollment:

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

0.0%
Washington:

10.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school):
Here:

0.0%
Washington:

7.1%
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Class of Workers in 2019
Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months
  • Occupation by median earnings in the past 12 months ($)
  • 115,628Transportation occupations
  • 79,003Construction and extraction occupations
  • 64,110Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations
  • 39,184Management occupations
  • 28,968Food preparation and serving related occupations
  • 22,640Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations

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

  • Finance and Insurance: Commercial Banking (20-49 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Recreational and Vacation Camps (except Campgrounds) (10-19: 1)
  • Other Services (except Public Administration): Other Personal and Household Goods Repair and Maintenance (10-19: 1)
  • Administrative and Support and Waste Management and Remediation Services: All Other Support Services (5-9: 1)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Hotels (except Casino Hotels) and Motels (5-9: 1)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Administrative Management and General Management Consulting Services (1-4: 2)
  • Professional, Scientific, and Technical Services: Offices of Certified Public Accountants (1-4: 2)
  • Wholesale Trade: Other Miscellaneous Nondurable Goods Merchant Wholesalers (1-4: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Homes for the Elderly (1-4: 1)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 1
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 1
  • Fatalities: 1
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 1
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Most common first names in zip code 98243 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Allan277.0 years
Harold285.0 years
John279.5 years
Frank270.0 years
George278.5 years
Helen283.0 years
James271.5 years
Robert291.4 years
Most common last names in zip code 98243 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Bush286.5 years
Gropper291.5 years
White278.5 years
Brown280.5 years
Norton272.5 years
Soules288.5 years
Susol274.5 years
Thompson287.5 years
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