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ZIP Code 99553

Primary City:Akutan, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Aleutians East Borough
Timezone: America/Adak (7:42am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:54.1, -165.5
ZIP (~50 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99553

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99553. In addition to the primary city for a ZIP code, USPS also publishes a list of other acceptable cities that can be used with ZIP code 99553. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99553, you should not use any of the cities listed as unacceptable. Choose from the primary or acceptable cities when mailing your package or letter.

Primary city:
Akutan, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99553 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99553 is located in southwest Alaska and covers a slightly less than average land area compared to other ZIP codes in the United States. It also has a slightly less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 99553 are primarily Asian. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99553 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,027
Population Density 74 people per sq mi
Housing Units 44
Median Home Value $112,500
Land Area 13.83 sq mi
Water Area 0.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 40
Median Household Income $38,333

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male32212768258811111241047338137211
Female513114221616333035272473000
Total83513901047497144154139100622010211

Gender

 Male 790 77%
 Female 237 23%
Gender

Race

 White 239 23%
 Black Or African American 184 18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 56 5%
 Asian 445 43%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 15 1%
 Other Race 40 4%
 Two Or More Races 48 5%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner10144210
Renter211255200
Total311399410

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 14 35%
 Single Guardian 9 23%
 Singles 12 30%
 Singles With Roommate 5 13%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 29 73%
 Households with Kids 11 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male010210010002001002910
Female00200010010002000013
Total0122101101020210021013

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99553 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 99553 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 99553 real estate data, the median home value of $112,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99553 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99553 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 90 9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0%
 Other Institutional 0 0%
 College Student Housing 0 0%
 Military Quarters 0 0%
 Other Noninstitutional 937 91%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 13 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 61%
 Households Vacant 4 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 25%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 3 75%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 3 30%
 3+ Bedroom 7 70%
Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

Cost of Monthly Rent Including Utilities

Cost of a Studio Apartment

Cost of a 1 Bedroom

Cost of a 2 Bedroom

Cost of a 3+ Bedroom

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

The median household income of $38,333 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99553 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99553 is extremely friendly to pedestrians/cyclists and the percentage of people using these transportation methods to commute to work are among the highest in the country. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 99553 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99553 is that short for a higher percentage of workers than almost anywhere in the United States. Many commuters should consider themselves lucky that they don't have a longer commute. It is very uncommon, compared to the rest of the US, for employees to have to travel more than 45 minutes to their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 344 36.6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 589 62.7%
 No Earnings 7 0.7%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 344 36.6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 589 62.7%
 No Earnings 7 0.7%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 831 90%
 Worked at Home 92 10%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 200 30%
 High School Graduate 390 59%
 Associate's degree 9 1%
 Bachelor's degree 57 9%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 7 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99553

ZIP Code 99553 is in the Aleutians East Borough School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99553.

Akutan School
202 Volcano Dr
Akutan, AK 99553
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Aleutians East Borough School District