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: 1,536
  • Residential Addresses: 16,448
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 88
    • Single Family Addresses: 16,360

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Database updated: August 1, 2019, Maps updated: May 8, 2019.

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  1. 98387 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for 98387 (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
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  3. Washington Data Comparison Tool - 2019 Demographics

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Spanaway, WA 98387 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 50,118
Population in Households 50,042
Population in Familes 42,378
Population in Group Qrtrs 76
Population Density2 1,640
Diversity Index3 66


Median Household Income $70,191
Average Household Income $83,165
Per Capita Income $27,621


Total Housing Units 17,387 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 13,177 (75.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,462 (19.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 748 ( 4.3%)
Median Home Value $261,255
Average Home Value $303,168


Total Households 16,639
Average Household Size 3.01
Family Households 12,575
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.78% 1.66%
Households 1.63% 1.58%
Families 1.55% 1.55%
Median Household Income   2.96%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Spanaway, WA 98387 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98387 to the other 587 ZIP Codes in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 20 97th
Population Density # 138 77th
Diversity Index # 100 83rd
Median Household Income # 192 67th
Per Capita Income # 394 33rd

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