Chelan, WA 98816 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98816: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Chelan, WA 98816

Not Acceptable, USPS
Holden Village, WA 98816
Lakeside, WA 98816
Lucerne, WA 98816

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Chelan County
  • Centroid: Latitude 47.85, Longitude -120.044
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 398
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,738
  • Residential Addresses: 2,032
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 28
    • Single Family Addresses: 2,004

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

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Chelan, WA 98816 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,203
Population in Households 7,150
Population in Familes 5,821
Population in Group Qrtrs 53
Population Density1 29
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $53,179
Average Household Income $77,270
Per Capita Income $30,366


Total Housing Units 5,120 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,757 (34.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,050 (20.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,313 (45.2%)
Median Home Value $424,359
Average Home Value $518,554


Total Households 2,807
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 1,905
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.92% 1.13%
Households 0.8% 1.08%
Families 0.72% 1.03%
Median Household Income   2.2%
Per Capita Income   3.03%

Chelan, WA 98816 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98816 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 # 262 55th
Population Density # 396 32nd
Diversity Index # 81 86th
Median Household Income # 356 39th
Per Capita Income # 284 51st

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