Goldendale, WA 98620 ZIP Code Profile

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Goldendale, WA | Maryhill, WA

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ZIP Code 98620: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Goldendale, WA 98620

Not Acceptable, USPS
Maryhill, WA 98620

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 288
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,559
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 1
  • County: Klickitat County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.836, Longitude -120.823
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Goldendale, WA 98620 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,003
Population in Households 6,946
Population in Familes 5,535
Population in Group Qrtrs 57
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 33


Total Households 2,986
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 1,975
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 3,534 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,037 (57.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 949 (26.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 548 (15.5%)
Median Home Value $165,270
Average Home Value $200,331


Median Household Income $37,056
Average Household Income $48,635
Per Capita Income $20,922
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.11% 0.31%
Households 0.01% 0.37%
Families -0.07% 0.31%
Median Household Income   1.69%
Per Capita Income   1.56%
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.

Goldendale, WA 98620 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98620 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 # 260 56th
Population Density1 # 442 25th
Diversity Index2 # 323 45th
Median Household Income # 532 9th
Per Capita Income # 503 14th

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