Port Townsend, WA 98368 ZIP Code Profile


ZIP Code 98368: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Port Townsend, WA 98368

Not Acceptable, USPS
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Townsend, WA 98368

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Jefferson County
  • Centroid: Latitude 48.117, Longitude -122.783
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,008
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,214
  • Residential Addresses: 7,722
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 505
    • Single Family Addresses: 7,217

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

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Port Townsend, WA 98368 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 15,489
Daytime Population: Workers 7,507
Daytime Population: Residents 9,258
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 16,765
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.08
Population in Households 15,336
Population in Familes 10,666
Population in Group Qrtrs 153
Population Density2 285
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $48,556
Average Household Income $63,516
Per Capita Income $31,386


Total Housing Units 8,840 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,196 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,403 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,241 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $314,988
Average Home Value $370,785


Total Households 7,599
Average Household Size 2.02
Family Households 4,184
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 0.77% 0.85%
Households 0.76% 0.86%
Families 0.68% 0.81%
Median Household Income   1.67%
Per Capita Income   2.01%

Port Townsend, WA 98368 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98368 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 # 190 68th
Population Density # 237 60th
Diversity Index # 459 22nd
Median Household Income # 400 32nd
Per Capita Income # 216 63rd

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