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Zip Code 98003 - Federal Way, Washington

Primary CityFederal Way, Washington
Area of Zip Code 9800311.75 sq mi
Male Population21,734 (48.4%)
Female Population23,187 (51.6%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +99.8%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +15.4%
Median Age34.9 years
Male Median Age33.2 years
Female Median Age36.4 years
Area Codes206253
NeighborhoodsFederal Way, Kitts Corner, Lakeland South, Mirror Lake, Redondo, Steel Lake, West Campus
Local TimeWednesday 11:15 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Coordinates47.30514130620809° / -122.31507860941096°
Related Zip Codes980009800198002980049800598006

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Zip Code 98003 Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Population Density1,912 / mi²2,669 / mi²3,310 / mi²3,821 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Racial demographics for Zip Code 98003

 White: 65.9%
 Asian: 10.9%
 Black Or African American: 8.5%
 Hispanic or Latino: 8.3%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander: 1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native: 0.9%
 Other: 4.5%

98003 Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Zip Code 98003+99.8%+43.2%+15.4%
Federal Way+100.4%+43.2%+15.5%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 98003 Median Age

Median Age: 34.9 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Zip Code 9800334.9 years36.4 years33.2 years
Federal Way34.9 years36.2 years33.5 years
Washington37.9 years38.9 years36.9 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 98003 Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
Under 51,7221,6273,350
85 Plus264586850
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Zip Code 98003 Population Density

Population Density: 3,821 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Zip Code 9800344,92111.75 sq mi3,821 / mi²
Federal Way93,44822.46 sq mi4,160 / mi²
Washington7.1 million71,298.4 sq mi99.7 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Zip Code 98003 Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.


Business Distribution by neighborhood in 98003
 West Campus: 43%
 Steel Lake: 11.2%
 Federal Way: 10.4%
 Mirror Lake: 8.4%
 Other: 27%

Area Codes

Percentage Area Codes used by businesses in 98003
 Area Code 253: 87.2%
 Area Code 206: 10.6%
 Other: 2.2%

Stats and Demographics for Zip Code 98003

Households in 9800317,542
People per Household2.48
Average House Value$166,800
Income per Household$43,027

Business Concentration in Zip Code 98003

98003 Business Heat Map


Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 23.2%
 Shopping: 13.9%
 Professional Services: 9.2%
 Restaurants: 8%
 Home Services: 7.7%
 Financial Services: 6.3%
 Other: 31.7%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car parts5140.5 years4.01.1
Car repair10532.9 years3.92.3
Beauty salons12520.1 years4.02.8
Hairdressers10920.2 years3.92.4
Social work6126.9 years4.11.4
Atm's6092.8 years2.91.3
Banks6164.9 years3.91.4
Finance other7749.1 years3.91.7
Loan companies17732.6 years3.83.9
Grocery stores and supermarkets5429.7 years3.91.2
Apartments5827.1 years3.01.3
General contractors11122.4 years4.02.5
Other construction5729.4 years4.31.3
Real estate17426.2 years3.73.9
Construction of buildings5327.5 years3.71.2
Chiropractors8426.5 years4.71.9
Dentists16524.5 years4.53.7
General practitioners5229.9 years2.91.2
Health and medical1,02625.5 years3.922.8
Hospitals4433.4 years3.21.0
Physicians and surgeons25827.3 years3.35.7
Physiotherapy7125.4 years3.01.6
Accountants6329.1 years4.21.4
Corporate management6421.9 years2.91.4
Lawyers legal10623.7 years4.62.4
Legal and financial4543.1 years4.71.0
Scientific and technical services5622 years4.11.2
Churches5531.4 years4.21.2
Cafes4422.8 years4.01.0
Clothing stores5229.7 years4.11.2
Electronics stores6326.2 years3.71.4
Pharmacies and drug stores5934.7 years3.71.3
Shopping other7832.5 years3.91.7

Business distribution by price for Zip Code 98003

 Moderate: 56.9%
 Inexpensive: 37.3%
 Expensive: 4.4%
 Very Expensive: 1.3%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Zip Code 98003 CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Zip Code 98003697,206 t15.5 t59,316 t/mi²
Federal Way1,470,511 t15.7 t65,467 t/mi²
Washington122,068,940 t17.2 t1,712 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Zip Code 98003 CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)697,206 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.5 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeHigh (7)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
5/11/1712:35 AM3.4737.5 km24,060 m1km ENE of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
5/10/171:14 AM3.3836.6 km24,500 m1km ESE of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
5/3/1712:20 PM3.3136.4 km26,510 m1km S of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1412:29 PM3.026.7 km23,808 m6km W of Federal Way, Washingtonusgs.gov
9/22/111:22 PM3.224.4 km30,893 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/16/0412:18 AM3.635.9 km55,469 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
7/31/022:01 AM3.2817.4 km59,618 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
7/1/9910:22 PM3.19.5 km26,999 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/4/997:10 AM3.211.8 km21,850 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
7/10/976:28 PM3.536 km5,766 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov

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Primary City

Federal Way is a city in King County, Washington, United States. Federal Way is located between Seattle and Tacoma. Its northwestern boundary is Puget Sound. It is bordered by Des Moines and Kent on the north, Auburn as well as Lakeland North and Lak..  ︎  Federal Way, Washington Wikipedia Page

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