Malaga, WA 98828 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98828: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Malaga, WA 98828

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 42
  • Single Family Addresses: 765
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • County: Chelan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.353, Longitude -120.206
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Malaga, WA 98828 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,234
Daytime Population: Workers 629
Daytime Population: Residents 858
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,487
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.67
Population in Households 2,205
Population in Familes 1,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 29
Population Density2 47
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $65,480
Average Household Income $88,161
Per Capita Income $30,787


Total Housing Units 857 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 599 (69.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 170 (19.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 88 (10.3%)
Median Home Value $293,627
Average Home Value $348,497


Total Households 769
Average Household Size 2.87
Family Households 607
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 0.72% 0.92%
Households 0.63% 0.84%
Families 0.58% 0.81%
Median Household Income   2.37%
Per Capita Income   2.91%

Malaga, WA 98828 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98828 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 # 359 39th
Population Density # 367 37th
Diversity Index # 124 79th
Median Household Income # 159 73rd
Per Capita Income # 240 59th

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