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98942 Zip Code (Selah, WA) Detailed Profile




Cities: Selah, WA (2.39%), Yakima, WA (0.02%)
County: Yakima County, WA
Estimated zip code population in 2019: 17,615
Zip code population in 2010: 16,973
Zip code population in 2000: 15,328

Houses and condos: 7,011
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,113
% of renters here:

31%
State:

37%
March 2019 cost of living index in zip code 98942: 95.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Land area: 188.4 sq. mi.
Water area: 0.5 sq. mi.
Population density: 94 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

Age and Sex of Residents in zip code 98942
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Real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2019:
This zip code:

0.9% ($2,438)
Washington:

0.9% ($3,601)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $2,477 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $2,379 (1.0%)

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Males: 8,276  (47.0%)
Females: 9,339  (53.0%)

For population 25 years and over in 98942:

  • High school or higher: 86.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 2.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in 98942:

  • Never married: 22.9%
  • Now married: 59.7%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.2%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

Zip code 98942 compared to state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
  • Races in zip code 98942 (2019)
    • 13,95582.2%White
    • 2,34513.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3352.0%Two or more races
    • 1600.9%American Indian
    • 1050.6%Asian
    • 370.2%Black
    • 220.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander
    • 140.08%Some other race
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Urban population: 11,349
Rural population: 6,265

Estimated median house/condo value in 2019: $259,961
98942:

$259,961
Washington:

$387,600



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 7 registered sex offenders living in 98942 zip code as of November 29, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in zip code 98942 is 2,466 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this zip code is lower than the state average.


Median resident age:
This zip code:

39.1 years
Washington median age:

37.9 years
Average household size:
This zip code:

2.6 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Averages for the 2012 tax year for zip code 98942, filed in 2013:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2012: $58,552 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$58,552
State:

$69,533

Salary/wage: $47,921 (reported on 86.2% of returns)
Here:

$47,921
State:

$57,267
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 77.1% for AGIs below $25k, 81.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 79.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 79.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 78.5% for AGIs $100k-200k, 35.2% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,735 (reported on 28.1% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,735
Washington:

$1,816
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.2% for AGIs below $25k, 0.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 3.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Ordinary dividends: $8,539 (reported on 15.4% of returns)
Here:

$8,539
State:

$8,163
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.0% for AGIs below $25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.0% for AGIs $100k-200k, 8.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Net capital gain/loss in AGI: +$7,537 (reported on 12.2% of returns)
Here:

+$7,537
State:

+$21,568
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.1% for AGIs over 200k)

Profit/loss from business: +$13,831 (reported on 12.4% of returns)
Here:

+$13,831
State:

+$16,521
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.1% for AGIs below $25k, 1.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 4.6% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxable individual retirement arrangement distribution: $13,570 (reported on 9.2% of returns)
98942:

$13,570
Washington:

$18,648
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 2.6% for AGIs below $25k, 2.0% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.7% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.7% for AGIs $100k-200k, 0.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Self-employment retirement plans: $22,233 (reported on 0.4% of returns)
98942:

$22,233
Washington:

$20,087
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.6% for AGIs $100k-200k)

Total itemized deductions: $19,468 (18% of AGI, reported on 29.3% of returns)
Here:

$19,468
State:

$23,872

Here:

17.8% of AGI
State:

18.2% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 7.5% for AGIs below $25k, 8.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 10.8% for AGIs $50k-75k, 11.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 12.4% for AGIs $100k-200k, 5.9% for AGIs over 200k)

Charity contributions: $3,675 (reported on 21.6% of returns)
Here:

$3,675
State:

$4,465
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.5% for AGIs below $25k, 0.8% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.9% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.5% for AGIs over 200k)

Taxes paid: $4,923 (reported on 28.8% of returns)
98942:

$4,923
State:

$6,400
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 1.5% for AGIs below $25k, 1.9% for AGIs $25k-50k, 2.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 2.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 3.2% for AGIs $100k-200k, 1.8% for AGIs over 200k)

Earned income credit: $2,235 (reported on 17.3% of returns)
Here:

$2,235
State:

$2,073
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.3% for AGIs below $25k, 1.2% for AGIs $25k-50k)

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2012 taxes: 47.1%
Here:

47%
State:

43%
(% for various income ranges: 41.0% for AGIs below $25k, 47.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 47.6% for AGIs $50k-75k, 48.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 57.1% for AGIs $100k-200k, 83.3% for AGIs over 200k)

Averages for the 2004 tax year for zip code 98942, filed in 2005:

Average Adjusted Gross Income (AGI) in 2004: $44,894 (Individual Income Tax Returns)
Here:

$44,894
State:

$54,331

Salary/wage: $39,622 (reported on 87.4% of returns)
Here:

$39,622
State:

$45,761
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 214.0% for AGIs below $10k, 78.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 82.7% for AGIs $25k-50k, 86.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 82.2% for AGIs $75k-100k, 58.3% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable interest for individuals: $2,526 (reported on 42.4% of returns)
This zip code:

$2,526
Washington:

$2,110
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 18.9% for AGIs below $10k, 2.3% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.2% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 4.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Taxable dividends: $2,102 (reported on 19.0% of returns)
Here:

$2,102
State:

$5,879
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 6.0% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 0.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 1.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Net capital gain/loss: +$6,128 (reported on 16.8% of returns)
Here:

+$6,128
State:

+$15,835
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -1.2% for AGIs below $10k, 0.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 0.6% for AGIs $25k-50k, 0.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.3% for AGIs $75k-100k, 5.8% for AGIs over 100k)

Profit/loss from business: +$11,667 (reported on 14.1% of returns)
Here:

+$11,667
State:

+$13,994
(% of AGI for various income ranges: -9.0% for AGIs below $10k, 3.5% for AGIs $10k-25k, 3.3% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.7% for AGIs $50k-75k, 3.6% for AGIs $75k-100k, 6.0% for AGIs over 100k)

IRA payment deduction: $3,056 (reported on 2.3% of returns)
98942:

$3,056
Washington:

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

Self-employed pension: $11,625 (reported on 0.5% of returns)
Here:

$11,625
Washington:

$14,244

Total itemized deductions: $16,428 (22% of AGI, reported on 31.8% of returns)
Here:

$16,428
State:

$19,669

Here:

21.9% of AGI
State:

20.7% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 22.3% for AGIs below $10k, 10.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 10.5% for AGIs $25k-50k, 12.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 13.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 10.4% for AGIs over 100k)

Charity contributions deductions: $2,736 (3% of AGI, reported on 25.7% of returns)
Here:

$2,736
State:

$3,569

Here:

3.4% of AGI
State:

3.5% of AGI
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 0.7% for AGIs below $10k, 0.9% for AGIs $10k-25k, 1.1% for AGIs $25k-50k, 1.5% for AGIs $50k-75k, 1.8% for AGIs $75k-100k, 2.0% for AGIs over 100k)

Total tax: $6,428 (reported on 73.9% of returns)
98942:

$6,428
State:

$9,065
(% of AGI for various income ranges: 5.6% for AGIs below $10k, 3.6% for AGIs $10k-25k, 6.2% for AGIs $25k-50k, 8.1% for AGIs $50k-75k, 10.1% for AGIs $75k-100k, 18.2% for AGIs over 100k)

Earned income credit: $1,664 (reported on 15.1% of returns)
Here:

$1,664
State:

$1,607

Percentage of individuals using paid preparers for their 2004 taxes: 54.2%
Here:

54%
State:

49%
(% for various income ranges: 46.1% for AGIs below $10k, 56.1% for AGIs $10k-25k, 54.4% for AGIs $25k-50k, 55.9% for AGIs $50k-75k, 54.5% for AGIs $75k-100k, 63.5% for AGIs over 100k)

Estimated median household income in 2019:
This zip code:

$65,544
Washington:

$78,687
Selah, WA (98942) map Nearest zip codes: 98923, 98947, 98908, 98902, 98901, 98946.
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Percentage of family households:
This zip code:

53.1%
Washington:

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

6.1%
Washington:

49.4%
No gay or lesbian households reported

Household received Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 757
Household did not receive Food Stamps/SNAP in the past 12 months: 5,955


Women who had a birth in the past 12 months: 118 (78 now married, 39 unmarried)
Women who did not have a birth in the past 12 months: 4,002 (1,917 now married, 2,076 unmarried)


Housing units in zip code 98942 with a mortgage: 2,976 (50 second mortgage, 149 home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,623

Median monthly owner costs for units with a mortgage: $1,506
Median monthly owner costs for units without a mortgage: $490

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

9.4%
Whole state:

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

4.6%
Whole state:

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

6.6
State:

6.4
Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

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

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  • Notable locations in zip code 98942: Elks Golf and Country Club (A), Selah Heights (B), Wenas Camp (C), The Cottonwoods (D), Wenas Valley Grange (E), Yakima County Fire District 2 Selah Fire Department Station 6 (F), Yakima County Fire District 2 Selah Fire Department Station 4 (G), Selah Fire Department (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Shopping Center: Viking Village Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

    Reservoir: Wenas Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

    Streams, rivers, and creeks: Wenas Creek (A), Buckskin Slough (B), Cottonwood Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

    Parks in zip code 98942 include: Carlon Park (1), Wixon Park (2), Palm Park (3), Legion Park (4), L T Murray State Wildlife Recreation Area (5), Oak Creek State Wildlife Area (6). Display/hide their locations on the map

Year house built
  • Year house built (houses)
  • 2982014 or later
  • 642010 to 2013
  • 8482000 to 2009
  • 1,2571990 to 1999
  • 6671980 to 1989
  • 1,5271970 to 1979
  • 7491960 to 1969
  • 3771950 to 1959
  • 4751940 to 1949
  • 7421939 or earlier

Zip code 98942 satellite photo by USGS

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Selah, WA (98942)
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Selah, WA (98942)
  • 7no bedroom
  • 511 bedroom
  • 6062 bedrooms
  • 2,5793 bedrooms
  • 1,0604 bedrooms
  • 3015+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Selah, WA (98942)
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Selah, WA (98942)
  • 31no bedroom
  • 2751 bedroom
  • 7942 bedrooms
  • 7853 bedrooms
  • 2124 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Selah, WA (98942) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Selah, WA (98942) in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 23no vehicle
  • 6491 vehicle
  • 1,8932 vehicles
  • 1,2013 vehicles
  • 5404 vehicles
  • 3395+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Selah, WA (98942) in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Selah, WA (98942) in renter-occupied apartments
  • 104no vehicle
  • 8511 vehicle
  • 7052 vehicles
  • 3773 vehicles
  • 414 vehicles
  • 405+ vehicles

  • Zip code 98942 household income distribution in 2019

  • Zip code 98942 household income distribution in 2019
  • 266Less than $10,000
  • 134$10,000 to $14,999
  • 231$15,000 to $19,999
  • 261$20,000 to $24,999
  • 212$25,000 to $29,999
  • 330$30,000 to $34,999
  • 275$35,000 to $39,999
  • 334$40,000 to $44,999
  • 322$45,000 to $49,999
  • 662$50,000 to $59,999
  • 717$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,184$75,000 to $99,999
  • 720$100,000 to $124,999
  • 314$125,000 to $149,999
  • 465$150,000 to $199,999
  • 276$200,000 or more
  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 98942

  • Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses/condos in 2019 in zip code 98942
  • 85Less than $10,000
  • 44$10,000 to $14,999
  • 53$20,000 to $24,999
  • 12$25,000 to $29,999
  • 7$30,000 to $34,999
  • 10$35,000 to $39,999
  • 41$40,000 to $49,999
  • 6$50,000 to $59,999
  • 11$60,000 to $69,999
  • 8$70,000 to $79,999
  • 82$80,000 to $89,999
  • 43$90,000 to $99,999
  • 181$100,000 to $124,999
  • 180$125,000 to $149,999
  • 400$150,000 to $174,999
  • 395$175,000 to $199,999
  • 844$200,000 to $249,999
  • 872$250,000 to $299,999
  • 749$300,000 to $399,999
  • 254$400,000 to $499,999
  • 233$500,000 to $749,999
  • 59$750,000 to $999,999
  • 38$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 45$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 98942

  • Rent paid by renters in 2019 in zip code 98942
  • 18Less than $100
  • 10$100 to $149
  • 23$200 to $249
  • 28$250 to $299
  • 20$350 to $399
  • 30$400 to $449
  • 48$450 to $499
  • 38$500 to $549
  • 120$550 to $599
  • 181$600 to $649
  • 74$650 to $699
  • 150$700 to $749
  • 31$750 to $799
  • 252$800 to $899
  • 315$900 to $999
  • 230$1,000 to $1,249
  • 138$1,250 to $1,499
  • 130$1,500 to $1,999
  • 68$2,000 to $2,499
  • 25$3,000 to $3,499
  • 127No cash rent

Median gross rent in 2019: $1,010.


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2019: $538,743.

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

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $270,329
  • Black or African American householders: $518,414
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $212,078
  • Some other race householders: $141,385
  • Two or more races householders: $311,048
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $150,245

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $259,961
98942:

$259,961
Washington:

$387,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $185,672 - $333,706

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $261,756
Here:

$261,756
State:

$510,505

Townhouses or other attached units: $290,992
Here:

$290,992
State:

$453,343

In 2-unit structures: $368,359
Here:

$368,359
State:

$399,900

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $1,174,740
Here:

$1,174,740
State:

$365,625

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $132,522
Here:

$132,522
State:

$449,948

Mobile homes: $120,241
Here:

$120,241
State:

$172,568
Owners and renters by unit type in zip code 98942
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 4,717
  • One, attached: 321
  • Two: 194
  • 3 or 4: 175
  • 5 to 9: 199
  • 10 to 19: 71
  • 20 to 49: 106
  • 50 or more: 120
  • Mobile homes: 1,065

Unemployment: 2.4%

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 98942

  • Means of transportation to work in zip code 98942
  • 85.4%7,083Drove a car alone
  • 6.6%548Carpooled
  • 0.5%43Motorcycle
  • 0.3%27Bicycle
  • 0.1%9Walked
  • 0.7%61Other means
  • 6.3%521Worked at home
  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 98942

  • Travel time to work (commute) in zip code 98942
  • 332Less than 5 minutes
  • 9495 to 9 minutes
  • 1,09710 to 14 minutes
  • 1,85515 to 19 minutes
  • 1,60320 to 24 minutes
  • 37925 to 29 minutes
  • 73330 to 34 minutes
  • 17135 to 39 minutes
  • 11040 to 44 minutes
  • 32045 to 59 minutes
  • 10460 to 89 minutes
  • 12290 or more minutes

Percentage of zip code residents living and working in this county: 96.4%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 17,615
  • Male householders: 3,615 (856 living alone), Female householders: 3,102 (691 living alone)
  • 3,778 spouses (3,746 opposite-sex spouses), 439 unmarried partners, (430 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 5,291 children (4,668 natural, 339 adopted, 294 stepchildren), 307 grandchildren, 102 brothers or sisters, 235 parents, 11 foster children, 95 other relatives, 456 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 167 (-1 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 2,138 2-persons, 1,170 3-persons, 873 4-persons, 360 5-persons, 233 6-persons, 39 7-or-more-persons

Size of nonfamily households: 1,545 1-person, 301 2-persons, 39 3-persons

2,974 married couples with children.
1,150 single-parent households (260 men, 890 women).

85.7% of residents of 98942 zip code speak English at home.
12.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (62% very well, 15% well, 19% not well, 3% not at all).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (39% very well, 59% well, 2% not well).
0.3% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (15% very well, 85% well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% very well).

Foreign born population: 1,478 (8.4%)
(48.3% of them are naturalized citizens)
This zip code:

8.4%
Whole state:

14.9%
Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents
  • 76%Honduras
  • 5%France
  • 4%Malaysia
  • 3%Grenada
  • 1%Netherlands
  • 1%Nepal
  • 1%Croatia
Most common first ancestries reported in 98942
  • 15%American
  • 13%German
  • 5%European
  • 5%English
  • 4%Irish
  • 2%Scottish
  • 2%Norwegian
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2222010 or later
  • 6002000 to 2009
  • 3501990 to 1999
  • 609Before 1990

Zip code 98942 topographic map

Facilities with environmental interests located in this zip code:

  • COMET TRAILER CORPORATION (501 S. 1ST ST. in SELAH, WA)
    (Integrated Compliance Information System) - ICIS-10-1993-0113, FORMAL ENFORCEMENT ACTION
    COMPLIANCE ACTIVITY (Tracking inspections of insecticide, fungicide, and rodenticide, and toxic substances)
    (Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (tracking hazardous waste))
    TRI REPORTER (Tracking of toxic chemicals releasing facilities)
    STATE MASTER (Washington State Department of Ecology's Facility/Site identification system) - HAZWASTE-WAD980979587, HAZARDOUS WASTE PROGRAM, TOXICS-, GROUND WATER PROGRAM, HAZWASTE-WAD980979587, EPCRA, TRI REPORTER
    Business SIC classification: TRUCK TRAILERS
    Business NAICS classification: TRUCK TRAILER MANUFACTURING.
    Alternative names: OLD SELAH DUMP
  • CENTRAL PRE MIX SELAH (60 POND RD in SELAH, WA)
    National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System NON-MAJOR (Tracking pollutant discharge elimination systems) - permit
    STATE MASTER (Washington State Department of Ecology's Facility/Site identification system) - WATQUAL-WAG505068, National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System Permit
    Business SIC classification: CONSTRUCTION SAND AND GRAVEL
    Organizations: CENTRAL PRE MIX CONCRETE CO (CONTACT/OWNER)

Zip code 98942 marital status for males
Zip code 98942 marital status for females

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0.5%
Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0.8%

Most commonly used house heating fuel
  • 67.8%Electricity
  • 18.7%Utility gas
  • 5.0%Wood
  • 4.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.2%Other fuel

Population in 1990: 12,507. Population change in the 1990s: +2,821 (+22.6%).

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

  • This state: 11,135
  • Northeast: 230
  • Midwest: 892
  • South: 793
  • West: 2,750

55% of the 98942 zip code residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 72% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 50% lived in Washington.

89% of the 98942 zip code residents lived in the same house 1 year ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 61% moved from this county.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 19% moved from different county within same state.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 20% moved from different state.

Year householders moved into unit in Selah, WA (98942)

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 144
Here:

7.0%
Washington:

10.3%
Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

1.9%
Washington:

7.1%
Students in private undergraduate colleges: 142
Here:

32.3%
Washington:

15.1%
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 ($)
  • 79,424Legal occupations
  • 77,453Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors
  • 71,559Management occupations
  • 64,505Computer and mathematical occupations
  • 60,340Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations
  • 60,181Law enforcement workers including supervisors

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

  • TREE TOP, INC (220 E 2ND AVE) : $13,683,120 in 47 contracts from 1999 to 2006
    Contracts for Non-Food Items For Resale, Food Items For Resale, Fruits and Vegetables, Services -- Management and Support (R&D) by Defense Commissary Agency, Agricultural Marketing Service (disused code), Department of Defense, Agricultural Marketing Service, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $456,098; 2001: $1,347,955; 2002: $1,248,560; 2003: $449,630; 2004: $2,201,459; 2005: $5,523,102; 2006: $2,284,058.

    Biggest contracts:
    $2,054,053 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2006-01-01. Completion date: 2006-03-31.
    $1,767,688 with Defense Commissary Agency for Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-04-01. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
    $1,659,441, same as above. Signed on 2004-10-01. Completion date: 2005-02-28.
    $1,324,559 with Defense Commissary Agency for Non-Food Items For Resale. Signed on 2005-10-01. Completion date: 2005-12-31.
  • ABLE CONTRACTING, LLC (1012 GOODLANDER DR) : $234,437 in 10 contracts from 2004 to 2005
    Contracts for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Restoration of real property, Construction -- Basic Research (R&D), Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Other Administrative Facilities and Service Buildings by Army, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only, Public Health Service, Indian Health Service, and others
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $0; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $27,724; 2005: $206,713; 2006: $0.

    Biggest contracts:
    $81,580 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Restoration of real property. Signed on 2005-02-28. Completion date: 2005-04-30.
    $81,580 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Restoration of real property. Signed on 2005-02-28. Completion date: 2005-04-30.
    $37,290 with Army for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Restoration of real property. Signed on 2005-03-22. Completion date: 2005-04-30.
    $37,290 with U.S. Army Corps of Engineers - civil program financing only for Maintenance, Repair or Alteration of Real Property -- Restoration of real property. Signed on 2005-03-22. Completion date: 2005-04-30.
  • CASCADE VEGETATION MANAGEMENT (1012 GOODLANDER DR; small business) : $128,569 in 10 contracts from 2001 to 2006
    Contracts for Pesticides Support Services, Water Quality Support Services, Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services, Site Preparation by Army
    Signed by year: 2000: $0; 2001: $59,547; 2002: $0; 2003: $0; 2004: $33,026; 2005: $9,996; 2006: $26,000.

    Biggest contracts:
    $59,547 with Army for Pesticides Support Services. Signed on 2001-05-17. Completion date: 2001-09-25.
    $25,500 with Army for Water Quality Support Services. Signed on 2006-02-07. Completion date: 2006-04-01.
    $17,076 with Army for Landscaping/Groundskeeping Services. Signed on 2004-09-29. Completion date: 2005-05-31.
    $9,996, same as above. Signed on 2005-09-29. Completion date: 2005-11-04.
  • PATNODE, RONALD J (1112 W FREMONT AVE; small business)
    $4,950 with Army for Chaplain Services. Signed on 2004-11-16. Completion date: 2005-09-30.
  • PATNODE, RONALD J (1112 W FREMONT AVE; small business) : $0 in 3 contracts in 2005
    $5,470 with Army for Other Professional Services. Signed on 2005-12-02. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    $0, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-02. Completion date: 2006-09-30.
    -$5,470, same as above. Signed on 2005-12-12. Completion date: 2006-09-30.

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

  • Wholesale Trade: Other Grocery and Related Products Merchant Wholesalers (250-499 employees: 1 establishment)
  • Accommodation and Food Services: Limited-Service Restaurants (20-49: 2, 10-19: 4, 5-9: 2)
  • Construction: New Single-Family Housing Construction (except Operative Builders) (10-19: 2, 5-9: 3, 1-4: 11)
  • Wholesale Trade: Wholesale Trade Agents and Brokers (50-99: 1)
  • Health Care and Social Assistance: Nursing Care Facilities (50-99: 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
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

People in group quarters in 2010:

  • 125 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in 2000:

  • 107 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 39 people in nursing homes
  • 3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Fatal accident statistics in 2014:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0

Fatal accident statistics in 2012:

  • Fatal accident count: 2
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 3
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 2
  • Fatalities: 2
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 4
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 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 ORIGINATED147$181,389138$208,460847$178,00072$111,9670$055$161,20471$121,701
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$166,2755$116,93257$208,4660$00$02$101,4455$154,190
APPLICATIONS DENIED20$176,69532$172,184224$184,48830$108,3573$718,03317$141,71124$112,082
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN17$167,47925$185,246183$192,53619$93,3771$451,7101$167,78018$113,735
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS5$162,1544$319,31837$188,8385$124,9540$00$03$140,223

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.00 , 0031.00, 0032.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED29$257,41128$210,4040$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$290,1359$300,4180$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$264,77813$200,5713$137,867
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$406,5403$210,8000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0030.00 , 0031.00, 0032.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 98942
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in zip code 98942 - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 97. The highest number of fire incidents - 134 took place in 2009, and the least - 62 in 2016. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Zip Code 98942 When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.9%), and Structure Fires (35.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Zip Code 98942
    • 78647.9%Outside Fires
    • 59035.9%Structure Fires
    • 22713.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 392.4%Other

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for zip code 98942, Washington

Most common first names in zip code 98942 among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5276.4 years
Robert5168.1 years
James5072.2 years
Mary4678.3 years
William4070.8 years
Donald3068.2 years
Charles2873.4 years
George2777.0 years
Frank2675.7 years
Carl2276.3 years
Most common last names in zip code 98942 among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2977.2 years
Smith2674.5 years
Jones2078.6 years
Clark2073.5 years
Taylor1677.9 years
Wilson1675.6 years
Walker1671.0 years
Longmire1476.4 years
Davis1472.2 years
Anderson1478.8 years
Businesses in zip code 98942
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1McDonald's1
AutoZone1Pizza Hut1
Curves1Subway1
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
Goodwill1U-Haul1
H&R Block1
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