Yakima, WA 98903 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 98903: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Yakima, WA 98903

Acceptable Alternative
Union Gap, WA 98903

Not Acceptable, USPS
Fairview, WA 98903
South Broadway, WA 98903
Sumach, WA 98903

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • County: Yakima County
  • Centroid: Latitude 46.562, Longitude -120.668
  • Time Zone: Pacific Time Zone (UTC -8 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 733
  • PO Box Addresses: 161
  • Residential Addresses: 6,166
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 85
    • Single Family Addresses: 6,081

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

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Yakima, WA 98903 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 14,791
Population in Households 14,674
Population in Familes 12,330
Population in Group Qrtrs 117
Population Density2 155
Diversity Index3 72


Median Household Income $56,494
Average Household Income $78,072
Per Capita Income $28,098


Total Housing Units 5,534 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,047 (73.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,225 (22.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 262 ( 4.7%)
Median Home Value $181,972
Average Home Value $254,485


Total Households 5,272
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 3,837
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 0.78% 0.6%
Households 0.63% 0.51%
Families 0.6% 0.48%
Median Household Income   3.62%
Per Capita Income   3.95%

Yakima, WA 98903 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 98903 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 # 200 66th
Population Density # 274 53rd
Diversity Index # 67 89th
Median Household Income # 296 49th
Per Capita Income # 358 39th

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