Vashon, WA 98070 ZIP Code Profile

Related Place Profiles:
Dockton, WA | Vashon, WA

Camera Icon Photos of the local Vashon, WA area

ZIP Code 98070: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Vashon, WA 98070

Not Acceptable, USPS
Dockton, WA 98070
Vashon Island, WA 98070

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 520
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,229
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 84
  • County: King County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.418, Longitude -122.452
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


98070 ZIP Code Map

Search the map for:

Vashon, WA 98070 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 11,379
Population in Households 11,292
Population in Familes 8,608
Population in Group Qrtrs 87
Population Density1 309
Diversity Index2 25


Total Households 4,851
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 3,060
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,791 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,753 (64.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,098 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 940 (16.2%)
Median Home Value $459,512
Average Home Value $551,679


Median Household Income $85,200
Average Household Income $115,782
Per Capita Income $49,621
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.1% 1.31%
Households 0.83% 1.16%
Families 0.86% 1.2%
Median Household Income   3.32%
Per Capita Income   1.94%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Vashon, WA 98070 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98070 to the other 585 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 215 63rd
Population Density1 # 230 61st
Diversity Index2 # 422 28th
Median Household Income # 49 92nd
Per Capita Income # 34 94th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.

Washington Research Tools

Washington Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Washington Census Data
Highest or Lowest: