Spanaway, WA 98387 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98387: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Spanaway, WA 98387

Acceptable Alternative
Bethel, WA 98387

Not Acceptable, USPS
Elk Plain, WA 98387
Loveland, WA 98387

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Pierce County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.078, Longitude -122.396
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 667
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,535
  • Residential Addresses: 16,382
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 89
    • Single Family Addresses: 16,293

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

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Spanaway, WA 98387 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 44,978
Population in Households 44,923
Population in Familes 38,181
Population in Group Qrtrs 55
Population Density2 1,721
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $71,023
Average Household Income $84,722
Per Capita Income $28,139


Total Housing Units 15,698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 11,126 (70.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,791 (24.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 781 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $235,478
Average Home Value $261,583


Total Households 14,917
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 11,238
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 1.44% 1.55%
Households 1.23% 1.45%
Families 1.16% 1.43%
Median Household Income   2.65%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Spanaway, WA 98387 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98387 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 # 27 96th
Population Density # 136 77th
Diversity Index # 103 83rd
Median Household Income # 149 75th
Per Capita Income # 352 40th

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