With a median income of $55,777 and an average price of $142.75 per month for a storage unit, renting storage for a year in 98178 Seattle would require 3.1% of a median earner's annual income. This ratio of storage price to median income is very high compared to other ZIP codes nationally, ranking in at the 78th percentile, which can allow us to conclude that storage in the 98178 is relatively expensive for most of its residents. When it comes to other ZIP codes in Washington, storage as a percent of median income is very expensive in comparison, ranking in at the 85th percentile.
There are 8,668 households in 98178 Seattle and approximately 12 storage units, meaning there are 0.00138 units per household. In terms of units-per-household in ZIP codes nationwide, 98178 has very minimal coverage, ranking in at the 17th percentile, which could make finding a unit here difficult. 98178 has a very low number of units per household compared to other ZIP codes in Washington, where it ranks in the 11th percentile. Those looking for storage might want to include adjacent ZIP codes in their search.
In terms of the number of people living in 98178, the ZIP code has a population of 24,092. With a total of 1,650 square feet of storage space in the ZIP, there are 0.07sqft of storage per person. This is a very low number of square feet of storage per capita compared to other ZIP codes nationwide, ranking in at only the 13th percentile. In terms of other ZIP codes in Washington, 98178 ranks at the 11th percentile, meaning it has very low coverage compared to other ZIP codes in the state.