The ZIP Code 98368 is associated with the city of Port Townsend in Washington in Jefferson County. Median househould income in this region is $54,436, while about 9% of the population lives below the poverty line. It is estimated that about 54.4% of residents in this Washington region hold a bachelor's degree or higher, while the per capita income is approximately $36,881. The median age in ZIP Code 98368 is approximately 57.4 years, with 42.3% of residents aged 62 years and older. The current population estimate is 15,868.
The median household income in ZIP Code 98368 is $54,436, while the region's mean household income is $75,733. Breaking income down further, per capita income in the region is $36,881. The per capita income in ZIP Code 98368 of $36,881 is approximately 5.23% less than the per capita income in the U.S. overall of $38,915. An estimated 9.1% of the population is living below the poverty line in this region. This rate is approximately 4.21% lower than the overall poverty rate in the U.S. of 9.5%. Regarding household income, approximately 20.7% of the population in 98368 earn $50,000 to $74,999 per year, while an estimated 14.2% earn $75,000 to $99,999 per year, and 3.9% of 98368 residents earn $10,000 to $14,999 per year.
|Less than $10,000 per year||6.1%|
|$10,000 to $14,999 per year||3.9%|
|$15,000 to $24,999 per year||6.6%|
|$25,000 to $34,999 per year||12.9%|
|$35,000 to $49,999 per year||14.0%|
|$50,000 to $74,999 per year||20.7%|
|$75,000 to $99,999 per year||14.2%|
|$100,000 to $149,999 per year||11.1%|
|$150,000 to $199,999 per year||4.3%|
|$200,000 or more per year||6.1%|
In ZIP Code 98368, 96.2% of the population graduated high school, while 54.4% have a bachelor's degree or higher. In this region, 1.0% achieved an education level less than 9th grade, while 26.3% hold a graduate or professional degree. Approximately 17.9% in this Jefferson County region reached the highest level of high school graduate (including equivalency).
|Less than 9th grade||1.0%|
|9th to 12th grade, no diploma||2.8%|
|High school graduate (includes equivalency)||17.9%|
|Some college, no degree||17.8%|
|Graduate or professional degree||26.3%|
Looking at race in the population that makes up ZIP Code 98368, 97.5% is one race, while 2.5% are two or more races. Approximately 3.7% of 98368 residents are hispanic or Latino (of any race). The most common race in 98368 (race alone or in combination with one or more other races), is White (96.3%), followed by Asian (2.0%) .
|Black or African American||1.5%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native||1.6%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander||0.0%|
|Some other race||1.7%|
Regarding the age of homes in ZIP Code 98368, an estimated 19.3% of homes were built between 1990 and 1999. Additionally, 18.3% of homes in the region were built between 2000 and 2009, while an estimated 2.1% of homes were built between 1940 and 1949 in this Jefferson County region.
|Year Home Built||Percent|
|Built in 2014 or later||3.5%|
|Built between 2010 and 2013||2.5%|
|Built between 2000 and 2009||18.3%|
|Built between 1990 and 1999||19.3%|
|Built between 1980 and 1989||18.0%|
|Built between 1970 and 1979||14.8%|
|Built between 1960 and 1969||6.0%|
|Built between 1950 and 1959||4.4%|
|Built between 1940 and 1949||2.1%|
|Built in 1939 or earlier||11.1%|
Residents of ZIP Code 98368 are older than average. The median age of 57.4 years in ZIP Code 98368 is approximately 50.66% higher than the overall median age in the U.S. of 38.1 years. About 86.4% of residents are aged 18 years and older, and 42.3% of residents are 62 years and over. Approximately 22.3% of the population in 98368 falls in the age group 65 to 74 years, while an estimated 11.4% are aged 60 to 64 years. On the low end of the scale, 3.1% of 98368 residents are aged 85 years and over.
|Under 5 years||3.8%|
|5 to 9 years||4.2%|
|10 to 14 years||3.5%|
|15 to 19 years||3.4%|
|20 to 24 years||3.4%|
|25 to 34 years||9.2%|
|35 to 44 years||8.9%|
|45 to 54 years||9.9%|
|55 to 59 years||7.3%|
|60 to 64 years||11.4%|
|65 to 74 years||22.3%|
|75 to 84 years||9.5%|
|85 years and over||3.1%|
One of the leading chronic health issues in ZIP Code 98368 is high cholesterol, as an estimated 38.9% of adults aged 18 and older deal with this issue. Another chronic health issue of concern for residents of 98368 is high blood pressure, as approximately 35.0% of adults 18 and older in this Jefferson County region contend with that issue.
|Health Issue||Percent of adults*|
|High blood pressure||35.0%|
|Cancer (excluding skin cancer)||9.7%|
|Coronary heart disease||7.0%|
|Chronic kidney disease||3.6%|
One of the top preventative health measures in ZIP Code 98368 is current access to health insurance, as an estimated 94.9% of adults 18 and older take part in this preventive measure. Additionally, 87.6% of those 18 and above in 98368 list cholesterol screening, as a preventive measure. Common health risk behaviors in 98368 include obesity (30.3% of adults aged 18 and above) and sleeping less than 7 hours (27.3% of those 18 and older).
|Preventive Measure||Percent of adults*|
|Current access to health insurance||94.9%|
|Taking medicine for high blood pressure control||77.0%|
|Visits to doctor for routine checkup||69.2%|
|Visits to dentist or dental clinic||70.9%|
|Risk Behavior||Percent of adults*|
|No leisure-time physical activity||16.3%|
|Sleeping less than 7 hours||27.3%|
In 98368, 47.5% of the population is in the labor force. Recent estimates place 11.3% as working from home, while the total labor force in the region has a mean travel to time to work of 17.7 minutes. Approximately 21.1% of the employed population 16 years and over in 98368 work in educational services, and health care and social assistance, while an estimated 14.0% work in arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services. On the lower end of the scale, just 1.0% of 98368 workers 16 years and over work in wholesale trade.
|Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining||1.8%|
|Transportation and warehousing, and utilities||2.8%|
|Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing||3.5%|
|Professional, scientific, management, and administrative||12.8%|
|Educational services, and health care and social assistance||21.1%|
|Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services||14.0%|
|Other services, except public administration||10.6%|
In ZIP Code 98368, 93.5% of the population lists "English only" as the language spoken in home, while 2.5% of lists Spanish. Additionally, Asian and Pacific Islander languages are spoken in 3.1% of homes, and other Indo-European languages are spoken in 0.9% of homes. Lastly, 0.0% of homes list "other languages" as spoken in the home. All percentages referenced are for the population 5 years and older in this Jefferson County region.
|Other Indo-European languages||3.1%|
|Asian and Pacific Islander languages||0.9%|
Regarding consumer complaints about financial products in ZIP Code 98368, money transfer, virtual currency, or money service have received the most complaints in 98368 in the past 12 months. Student loan received the second most complaints. The most frequent complaint overall in this Jefferson County region was dealing with a lender or servicer.
|Complaint Product||Number of Complaints*|
|Money transfer, virtual currency, or money service||1|
|Complaint Issue||Number of Complaints*|
|Dealing with your lender or servicer||1|
|Unauthorized transactions or other transaction problem||1|
Regarding solar power potential, ZIP Code 98368 has an average daily solar radiation level of 3.98 kWh/m2/day. This is approximately 3.4% less than an area in the U.S. with historically low solar radiation levels (WA), and about 39.61% less than an area in the U.S. with historically high solar radiation levels (AZ).
|ZIP Code 98368||10.36¢/kWh||9.46¢/kWh||3.78¢/kWh|
|Month||ZIP Code 98368||Low (WA)||High (AZ)|