98498 Real Estate Market Overview

Could Lakewood, WA 98498 be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about 98498. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near 98498 such as Unive...rsity Place and Spanaway. When you’re ready, Trulia has 116 resale and new homes in 98498 lined up for you, including 4 open houses, and 45 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$259,619

Median Sales Price

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$147

Price Per Sqft

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$1,695

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in 98498 show a 3% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 13% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in 98498 for Jun 22 to Sep 21 was $259,619 based on 28 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for 98498 was $147, an increase of 4% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in 98498 for Aug 22 to Sep 22 was $1,695.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

98498 has very low crime relative to the rest of Pierce County.

Knowing more about crime activity in 98498 can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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330

Counts of Theft

184

Counts of Assault

132

Counts of Burglary


Best Schools in 98498

There are 11 schools in 98498.

Elementary Schools
6

Tillicum Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

6

Idlewild Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

6

Oakbrook Elementary School

Public, PK - 5

Middle Schools
8

Hudtloff Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

4

Mann Middle School

Public, 6 - 8

N/A

Harrison Preparatory School

Public, 6 - 12

High Schools
6

Lakes High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

Harrison Preparatory School

Public, 6 - 12

N/A

Firwood

Public, 4 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in 98498 by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
33%
Single residents
Home owners
64%
Home owners
Median age
44
Median age
Household income
$61,714
Median household income
College educated
39%
College educated

Commute

Most people in 98498 commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
93% commute by car
0% commute by bike
4% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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