Amboy, WA 98601 ZIP Code Profile

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Amboy, WA | Chelatchie, WA

ZIP Code 98601: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Amboy, WA 98601

Not Acceptable, USPS
Chelatchie, WA 98601

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Clark County
  • Centroid: Latitude 45.864, Longitude -122.506
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

ZIP Code 98601 has segments in 2 Counties (Clark, Cowlitz).

  • Businesses Addresses: 68
  • PO Box Addresses: 524
  • Residential Addresses: 854
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 854

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

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Amboy, WA 98601 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 3,042
Daytime Population: Workers 329
Daytime Population: Residents 1,978
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,307
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.76
Population in Households 3,042
Population in Familes 2,667
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 89
Diversity Index3 17


Median Household Income $58,926
Average Household Income $79,360
Per Capita Income $26,584


Total Housing Units 1,095 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 841 (76.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 178 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 76 ( 6.9%)
Median Home Value $333,598
Average Home Value $376,367


Total Households 1,019
Average Household Size 2.99
Family Households 787
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 0.69% 0.83%
Households 0.53% 0.79%
Families 0.48% 0.75%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   3.05%

Amboy, WA 98601 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98601 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 # 334 43rd
Population Density # 325 45th
Diversity Index # 540 8th
Median Household Income # 234 60th
Per Capita Income # 357 39th

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