98261 Zip Code Detailed Profile




Estimated zip code population in 2013: 2,435
Zip code population in 2010: 2,383
Zip code population in 2000: 2,179

Houses and condos: 2,363
Renter-occupied apartments: 331
% of renters here:

27%
State:

38%
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in zip code 98261: 96.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 29.8 sq. mi.
Water area: 24.6 sq. mi.
Population density: 82 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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

0.5% ($2,488)
Washington:

1.1% ($2,743)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,395 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,588 (0.5%)

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Males: 1,171  (48.1%)
Females: 1,264  (51.9%)

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For population 15 years and over in 98261:

Zip code 98261 compared to state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
  • Races in zip code 98261

    • 2,171White population
    • 8Black population
    • 20American Indian population
    • 29Asian population
    • 0Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander population
    • 5Some other race population
    • 41Two or more races population
    • 109Hispanic or Latino population


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Estimated median house/condo value in 2013: $498,300
98261:

$498,300
Washington:

$250,800
Median resident age:
This zip code:

57.2 years
Washington median age:

37.4 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.0 people
Washington:

2.6 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 98261, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $65,028 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$65,028
State:

$69,533

Salary/wage: $36,610 (reported on 57.7% of returns)
Here:

$36,610
State:

$57,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 48.9% for AGIs below $25k, 50.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 41.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 32.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 35.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 17.4% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $3,760 (reported on 56.9% of returns)
This zip code:

$3,760
Washington:

$1,816
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.8% for AGIs below $25k, 2.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $12,286 (reported on 41.5% of returns)
Here:

$12,286
State:

$8,163
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.4% for AGIs below $25k, 5.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.3% for AGIs $50k-75k, 5.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 9.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$21,747 (reported on 38.2% of returns)
Here:

+$21,747
State:

+$21,568
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.4% for AGIs $75k-100k, 11.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 26.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$10,613 (reported on 30.9% of returns)
Here:

+$10,613
State:

+$16,521
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 17.9% for AGIs below $25k, 12.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $24,652 (reported on 20.3% of returns)
98261:

$24,652
Washington:

$18,648
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.2% for AGIs below $25k, 3.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 11.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 8.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 7.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Total itemized deductions: $27,943 (25% of AGI, reported on 37.4% of returns)
Here:

$27,943
State:

$23,872

Here:

24.7% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 23.9% for AGIs below $25k, 17.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 18.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 18.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 14.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 13.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $5,821 (reported on 30.9% of returns)
Here:

$5,821
State:

$4,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.9% for AGIs below $25k, 1.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.0% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $7,191 (reported on 35.8% of returns)
98261:

$7,191
State:

$6,400
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 3.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $1,750 (reported on 13.0% of returns)
Here:

$1,750
State:

$2,073
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.1% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 98261, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $56,734 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$56,734
State:

$54,331

Salary/wage: $31,420 (reported on 59.5% of returns)
Here:

$31,420
State:

$45,761
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 109.4% for AGIs below $10k, 48.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 50.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 39.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 40.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 19.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $3,431 (reported on 66.7% of returns)
This zip code:

$3,431
Washington:

$2,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.5% for AGIs below $10k, 7.2% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 4.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $9,314 (reported on 44.1% of returns)
Here:

$9,314
State:

$5,879
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 17.6% for AGIs below $10k, 5.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 5.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.0% for AGIs $75k-100k, 8.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$31,014 (reported on 38.4% of returns)
Here:

+$31,014
State:

+$15,835
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 14.5% for AGIs below $10k, -1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 4.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 3.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 4.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 38.6% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$12,975 (reported on 32.3% of returns)
Here:

+$12,975
State:

+$13,994
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 29.3% for AGIs below $10k, 16.7% for AGIs $10k-25k, 11.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 6.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.1% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,679 (reported on 5.1% of returns)
98261:

$3,679
Washington:

$3,001
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 4.5% for AGIs below $10k, 0.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.6% for AGIs $75k-100k)

Self-employed pension: $8,118 (reported on 1.5% of returns)
Here:

$8,118
Washington:

$14,244

Total itemized deductions: $21,790 (22% of AGI, reported on 36.2% of returns)
Here:

$21,790
State:

$19,669

Here:

21.9% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 52.5% for AGIs below $10k, 19.4% for AGIs $10k-25k, 17.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 16.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 16.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 9.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $4,421 (4% of AGI, reported on 31.0% of returns)
Here:

$4,421
State:

$3,569

Here:

4.1% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.6% for AGIs below $10k, 1.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $9,399 (reported on 78.6% of returns)
98261:

$9,399
State:

$9,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 8.1% for AGIs below $10k, 5.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 7.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 9.4% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 17.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,420 (reported on 14.7% of returns)
Here:

$1,420
State:

$1,607

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 57.6%
Here:

58%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 50.6% for AGIs below $10k, 51.8% for AGIs $10k-25k, 59.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 58.0% for AGIs $50k-75k, 66.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 72.7% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2013:
This zip code:

$50,278
Washington:

$58,405
98261 map Nearest zip codes: 98222, 98286, 98280, 98245, 98279, 98243.
Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

36.0%
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: 131
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 1,115


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 18 (11 now married, 7 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 354 (174 now married, 180 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 98261 with a mortgage: 450 (6 second mortgage, 48 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 465

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,600
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: S450

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

14.8%
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:

5.2
State:

6.5
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.1
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 98261: Leo Reef Light (A), Lopez Island Transfer Station Solid Waste Facility (B), Mackaye Harbor Public Dock (C), Lopez Ferry Landing (D), Odlin County Park Campground (E), Islands Marine Center Marina (F), Lopez Islander Marina (G), Spencer’s Landing Marina (H), Fisherman Bay Sewage Treatment Plant (I), Lopez Village (J), San Juan County Fire District 4 Lopez Island Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 41 (K), San Juan County Fire District 4 Lopez Island Fire and Emergency Medical services Station 44 (L), San Juan County Fire District 4 Lopez Island Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 42 (M), San Juan County Fire District 4 Lopez Island Fire and Emergency Medical Services Station 43 (N), Lopez Island Community Center (O), Lopez Island Historical Museum (P), Lopez Island Library (Q). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Churches in zip code 98261 include: Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (A), Lopez Island Community Church (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Cemetery: Lopez Union Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

    Lakes and swamps: Flat Point Lake (A), Henderson Lake (B), Hummel Lake (C), Cranberry Marsh (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 98261 include: Agate Beach County Park (1), Spencer Spit State Park (2), Odlin County Park (3), Iceberg Island State Marine Park (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Beach: Flint Beach (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Tourist attractions (not listed on the city page) : Islanders Bank (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 45 Weeks Road) (1), Port Standley School House (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 2970 Port Standley Road) (2), Elakah Expeditions LLC (Tours & Charters; 2612 Fisherman Bay Road) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Year house built

  • 352010 or later
  • 3832000 to 2009
  • 5301990 to 1999
  • 5011980 to 1989
  • 4511970 to 1979
  • 1721960 to 1969
  • 671950 to 1959
  • 541940 to 1949
  • 1701939 or earlier

Zip code 98261 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in 98261

  • 32no bedroom
  • 1501 bedroom
  • 3362 bedrooms
  • 2883 bedrooms
  • 1004 bedrooms
  • 95+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in 98261

  • 11no bedroom
  • 721 bedroom
  • 1532 bedrooms
  • 883 bedrooms
  • 74 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in 98261 in owner-occupied houses/condos

  • 21no vehicle
  • 2001 vehicle
  • 4302 vehicles
  • 1783 vehicles
  • 494 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in 98261 in renter-occupied apartments

  • 10no vehicle
  • 1561 vehicle
  • 1132 vehicles
  • 273 vehicles
  • 124 vehicles
  • 135+ vehicles

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,037.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2013: $717,792.

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


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $498,300
98261:

$498,300
Washington:

$250,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $307,500 - $738,700

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:


Unemployment: 5.7%

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 93.3%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,431

Size of family households: 522 2-persons, 124 3-persons, 84 4-persons, 16 5-persons, 19 6-persons, 9 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 390 1-person, 78 2-persons, 4 3-persons

176 married couples with children.
132 single-parent households (30 men, 102 women).

92.5% of residents of 98261 zip code speak English at home.
5.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% very well, 24% well, 13% not well, 13% not at all).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% very well).
0.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% very well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 145 (6.0%)
(46.9% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

6.0%
Whole state:

13.5%

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents

  • 37%Mexico
  • 8%England
  • 8%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
  • 8%Germany
  • 6%Netherlands
  • 5%South Africa
  • 4%United Kingdom, excluding England and Scotland

Most common first ancestries reported in 98261 (%)

  • 13%English
  • 13%Other groups
  • 13%German
  • 8%Irish
  • 7%Norwegian
  • 4%Italian
  • 4%Swedish

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 112010 or later
  • 412000 to 2009
  • 331990 to 1999
  • 96Before 1990

Public primary/middle schools in zip code 98261 not listed on the city page:

  • LOPEZ MIDDLE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 165; Location: 86 SCHOOL ROAD, LOPEZ ISLAND, WA; Grades: 06 - 12)
  • LOPEZ ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 100; Location: 86 SCHOOL ROAD, LOPEZ ISLAND, WA; Grades: KG - 06)

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

Fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 98261:

All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in zip code 98261

Zip code 98261 marital status for males
Zip code 98261 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 10.1%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 8.5%

Most commonly used house heating fuel

  • 41%Electricity
  • 28%Wood
  • 14%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 13%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2%Utility gas
  • 1%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 4,147. Population change in the 1990s: -1,968 (-47.5%).

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


49% of the 98261 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Washington.

88% of the 98261 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 45% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% moved from different state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 1% 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): 27
Here:

21.1%
Washington:

10.0%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

2.7%
Washington:

6.5%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

21.4%
Washington:

17.0%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Class of Workers (%)

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

  • 174,583Legal occupations
  • 110,682Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 59,750Architecture and engineering occupations
  • 51,250Business and financial operations occupations
  • 50,000Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations
  • 44,792Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations

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:

  • 6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Most common first names in zip code 98261 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1976.3 years
Robert1873.9 years
Dorothy981.8 years
Charles870.5 years
William880.2 years
Kenneth773.0 years
Frances688.0 years
James677.7 years
Donald673.5 years
Mary683.1 years
Most common last names in zip code 98261 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jones583.6 years
Johnson568.4 years
Fagerholm580.2 years
Horne581.8 years
Weeks579.6 years
Gallanger481.7 years
Anderson484.7 years
Arnold473.5 years
Hudson471.5 years
Lloyd493.0 years

Businesses in zip code 98261



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