Elma, WA 98541 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98541: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Elma, WA 98541

Not Acceptable, USPS
Deckerville, WA 98541
Saginaw, WA 98541
South Elma, WA 98541
Whites, WA 98541

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Grays Harbor County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.01, Longitude -123.411
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 98541 has segments in 2 Counties (Grays Harbor, Mason).

  • Businesses Addresses: 224
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,220
  • Residential Addresses: 3,165
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 114
    • Single Family Addresses: 3,051

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

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Elma, WA 98541 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 10,631
Daytime Population: Workers 2,049
Daytime Population: Residents 6,372
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 8,421
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.79
Population in Households 10,572
Population in Familes 8,413
Population in Group Qrtrs 59
Population Density2 43
Diversity Index3 39


Median Household Income $51,851
Average Household Income $62,074
Per Capita Income $23,600


Total Housing Units 4,596 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,826 (61.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,199 (26.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 571 (12.4%)
Median Home Value $183,748
Average Home Value $213,942


Total Households 4,025
Average Household Size 2.63
Family Households 2,766
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 0.88% 0.62%
Households 0.79% 0.56%
Families 0.7% 0.5%
Median Household Income   3.27%
Per Capita Income   3.48%

Elma, WA 98541 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98541 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 # 226 62nd
Population Density # 372 37th
Diversity Index # 272 54th
Median Household Income # 344 41st
Per Capita Income # 449 23rd

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