Shelton, WA 98584 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98584: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Shelton, WA 98584

Acceptable Alternative
Skok, WA 98584
Skokomish Nation, WA 98584

Not Acceptable, USPS
Harstine, WA 98584
Kamilche, WA 98584
Skokomish, WA 98584

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Mason County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.203, Longitude -123.099
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 1,033
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,542
  • Residential Addresses: 13,775
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 304
    • Single Family Addresses: 13,471

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

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Shelton, WA 98584 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 37,060
Daytime Population: Workers 13,173
Daytime Population: Residents 21,701
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 34,874
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.94
Population in Households 34,789
Population in Familes 27,211
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,271
Population Density2 126
Diversity Index3 49


Median Household Income $49,373
Average Household Income $61,496
Per Capita Income $23,802


Total Housing Units 16,760 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 9,853 (58.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 3,830 (22.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 3,077 (18.4%)
Median Home Value $212,170
Average Home Value $248,011


Total Households 13,683
Average Household Size 2.54
Family Households 9,143
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 0.32% 0.31%
Households 0.21% 0.29%
Families 0.15% 0.25%
Median Household Income   2.9%
Per Capita Income   3.55%

Shelton, WA 98584 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98584 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 # 50 92nd
Population Density # 298 49th
Diversity Index # 207 65th
Median Household Income # 386 34th
Per Capita Income # 443 24th

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