Auburn, WA 98002 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98002: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Auburn, WA 98002

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: King County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.302, Longitude -122.186
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,106
  • PO Box Addresses: 0
  • Residential Addresses: 13,934
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 1,955
    • Single Family Addresses: 11,979

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Database updated: February 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Auburn, WA 98002 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 35,218
Daytime Population: Workers 18,920
Daytime Population: Residents 19,974
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 38,894
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.10
Population in Households 34,773
Population in Familes 25,961
Population in Group Qrtrs 445
Population Density2 5,155
Diversity Index3 70


Median Household Income $44,895
Average Household Income $58,062
Per Capita Income $23,069


Total Housing Units 14,671 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,467 (44.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,273 (49.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 931 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $186,672
Average Home Value $188,333


Total Households 13,740
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 8,174
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 1.42% 1.35%
Households 1.27% 1.26%
Families 1.24% 1.24%
Median Household Income   2.12%
Per Capita Income   2.67%

Auburn, WA 98002 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98002 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 # 62 90th
Population Density # 42 93rd
Diversity Index # 73 88th
Median Household Income # 457 22nd
Per Capita Income # 471 20th

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