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: 404
  • PO Box Addresses: 1,758
  • Residential Addresses: 2,010
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 28
    • Single Family Addresses: 1,982

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

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Chelan, WA 98816 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 7,046
Daytime Population: Workers 5,536
Daytime Population: Residents 3,623
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,159
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.30
Population in Households 6,960
Population in Familes 5,622
Population in Group Qrtrs 86
Population Density2 26
Diversity Index3 68


Median Household Income $51,389
Average Household Income $72,629
Per Capita Income $28,764


Total Housing Units 5,058 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,703 (33.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,047 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,308 (45.6%)
Median Home Value $401,946
Average Home Value $434,615


Total Households 2,750
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 1,863
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% 1.02%
Households 0.77% 0.94%
Families 0.7% 0.9%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   2.25%

Chelan, WA 98816 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98816 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 # 263 55th
Population Density # 400 32nd
Diversity Index # 84 86th
Median Household Income # 348 41st
Per Capita Income # 295 50th

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