Forks, WA 98331 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98331: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Forks, WA 98331

Not Acceptable, USPS
Bogachiel, WA 98331
Clearwater, WA 98331
Kalalock, WA 98331
Queets, WA 98331
Upper Hoh, WA 98331

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clallam County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.926, Longitude -124.454
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 98331 has segments in 2 Counties (Clallam, Jefferson).

  • Businesses Addresses: 228
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,316
  • Residential Addresses: 1,308
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 128
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,180

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

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Forks, WA 98331 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 6,456
Population in Households 6,023
Population in Familes 4,753
Population in Group Qrtrs 433
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $46,159
Average Household Income $56,633
Per Capita Income $21,197


Total Housing Units 2,604 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,603 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 649 (24.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 352 (13.5%)
Median Home Value $136,263
Average Home Value $164,613


Total Households 2,252
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 1,515
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 0.6% 0.76%
Households 0.47% 0.72%
Families 0.38% 0.66%
Median Household Income   2.27%
Per Capita Income   2.39%

Forks, WA 98331 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98331 to the other 581 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 272 53rd
Population Density # 514 12th
Diversity Index # 66 89th
Median Household Income # 463 20th
Per Capita Income # 530 9th

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