Olympia (zip 98501), Washington 

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WASHINGTON TOTAL CASES REPORTED

20,065

US TOTAL CASES REPORTED

1,676,401

updated daily at 9 AM PST
source Kaiser Family Foundation

Population

41,951

+10.0% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.5%

Median Income

$67,384

Median Home Price

$342,000

Best Places to Live in Olympia (zip 98501), Washington

Capital city - West-central Washington at the south end of Puget Sound. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 98501 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Pros
-Attractive setting
-Nearby national parks
-Educated population
Cons
-Cloudy, wet winters
-Cost of living
-Narrow job base

 $925,000 
2514 Burnaby Park Loop SE
Bed 4 | Bath 5 | 6024 SqFt
 $639,950 
10533 Nyla Ln SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2791 SqFt
 $349,900 
5003 Chambers Creek Loop SE
Bed 3 | Bath 3 | 1862 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Olympia-Tumwater Metro Area

Olympia is one of the more attractive capital cities in the United States. While there is heavy industry to the north toward Tacoma, Olympia is a clean, mid-sized capital city with a distinctively Pacific Northwest small-town feel. Outdoor recreational opportunities are abundant; Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, and the Washington coast are all within a day’s drive. Excellent city amenities and services are available in Seattle, although traffic can make the drive challenging.


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City: Olympia
Zip Codes: Olympia (zip 98501)
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 100 ft above sea level

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Olympia (zip 98501) is 4.5% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Olympia (zip 98501) jobs have increased by 1.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Olympia (zip 98501)'s cost of living is 9.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Olympia (zip 98501)'s Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the 98501 zip code, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Thurston county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Olympia (zip 98501)'s population is 41,951 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 10.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Olympia (zip 98501) is $342,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 8.5%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Olympia (zip 98501) public schools spend $11,785 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20 students per teacher in Olympia (zip 98501). More Education


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$639,950
10533 Nyla Ln SE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$349,900
5003 Chambers Creek Loop SE
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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