Sultan, WA 98294 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98294: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Sultan, WA 98294

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 214
  • Single Family Addresses: 1,992
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 25
  • County: Snohomish County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.867, Longitude -121.772
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Sultan, WA 98294 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 6,663
Daytime Population: Workers 1,184
Daytime Population: Residents 3,754
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,938
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 6,657
Population in Familes 5,418
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 136
Diversity Index3 44


Median Household Income $62,608
Average Household Income $72,517
Per Capita Income $25,648


Total Housing Units 2,566 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,693 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 661 (25.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 212 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $255,194
Average Home Value $304,194


Total Households 2,354
Average Household Size 2.83
Family Households 1,656
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.22% 1.39%
Households 1.08% 1.3%
Families 1.03% 1.27%
Median Household Income   2.38%
Per Capita Income   2.47%

Sultan, WA 98294 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98294 to the other 585 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 270 54th
Population Density # 289 51st
Diversity Index # 237 60th
Median Household Income # 190 68th
Per Capita Income # 389 34th

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