The ZIP Code 98134 is associated with the city of Seattle in Washington in King County. It is estimated that about 30.6% of residents in this Washington region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $36,111. The median age in the 98134 ZIP Code is 44.4 years, with 21.2% of residents aged 62 years and older. Median househould income is approximately $83,472, and an estimated 0% of the population is living below the poverty line. The current population estimate is 833.
The median household income in ZIP Code 98134 is $83,472, while the region's mean household income is $105,632. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $36,111. The per capita income in ZIP Code 98134 of $36,111 is approximately 7.21% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $38,915. An estimated 0.0% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 100% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 28.5% of the population in 98134 earn $100,000 to $149,999 per year, while an estimated 25.8% earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, and 0.0% of 98134 residents earn $15,000 to $24,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||0.0%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||0.0%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||0.0%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||4.1%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||8.6%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||25.8%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||15.8%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||28.5%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||5.4%|
|$200,000 or more per year||11.8%|
In ZIP Code 98134, 93.1% of the population graduated high school, while 30.6% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 0.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 10.8% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 15.6% in this King County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||0.0%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||6.9%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||15.6%|
|Some college, no degree||32.7%|
|Graduate or professional degree||10.8%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 98134, 90.5% is one race, while 9.5% are two or more races. Approximately 10.4% of 98134 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 98134 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (67.6%), followed by Black or African American (16.2%) .
|Black or African American||16.2%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||6.0%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.7%|
|Some other race||4.3%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 98134, an estimated 35.4% of homes were built between 1980 and 1989. Additionally, 27.6% of homes in the region were built in 1939 or earlier, while an estimated 0.0% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this King County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||0.0%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||0.0%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||0.0%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||3.3%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||35.4%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||7.0%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||26.7%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||0.0%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||0.0%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||27.6%|
Residents of ZIP Code 98134 are older than average. The median age of 44.4 years in ZIP Code 98134 is approximately 16.54% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 98.2% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 21.2% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 26.1% of the population in 98134 falls in the age group 25 to 34 years, while an estimated 16.0% are aged 55 to 59 years. On the low end of the scale, 0.0% of 98134 residents are aged 10 to 14 years.
|Under 5 years||1.8%|
|5 to 9 years||0.0%|
|10 to 14 years||0.0%|
|15 to 19 years||1.9%|
|20 to 24 years||7.2%|
|25 to 34 years||26.1%|
|35 to 44 years||13.7%|
|45 to 54 years||10.0%|
|55 to 59 years||16.0%|
|60 to 64 years||3.8%|
|65 to 74 years||15.5%|
|75 to 84 years||2.0%|
|85 years and over||2.0%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 98134 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 31.1% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 98134 is high blood pressure, as approximately 25.9% of adults 18 and older in this King County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||25.9%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||4.6%|
|Coronary heart disease||3.4%|
|Chronic kidney disease||2.3%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 98134 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 93.4% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 82.2% of those 18 and above in 98134 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 98134 include sleeping less than 7 hours (29.1% of adults aged 18 and above) and obesity (26.7% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||93.4%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||65.4%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||60.3%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||70.2%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||14.0%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||29.1%|
In 98134, 69.1% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 30.2% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 29.2 minutes. Approximately 21.5% of the employed population 16 years and over in 98134 work in professional, scientific, management, and administrative, while an estimated 17.5% work in retail trade. On the lower end of the scale, just 0.0% of 98134 workers 16 years and over work in finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||0.0%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||2.1%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||0.0%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||21.5%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||10.2%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||14.1%|
|Other services, except public administration||9.6%|
In ZIP Code 98134, 87.7% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.9% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 1.8% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 3.1% of homes. Lastly, 4.5% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this King County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||1.8%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||3.1%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 98134, checking or savings account have received the most complaints in 98134 in the past 12 months. received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this King County region was closing an account.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Checking or savings account||1|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Closing an account||1|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 98134 has an average daily solar radiation level of 4.12 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately equal to an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 37.48% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 98134||7.75¢/kWh||6.8¢/kWh||5.95¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 98134||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|