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ZIP Code 99556

Primary City:Anchor Point, AK (View All Cities)
County: Kenai Peninsula Borough
Timezone: America/Anchorage (11:20am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:59.8, -151.7
ZIP (~19 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99556

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99556. 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 99556. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99556, 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:
Anchor Point, AK
Acceptable:
Nikolaevsk

Stats and Demographics for the 99556 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99556 is located in west Alaska and covers a large 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 99556 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99556 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,510
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,638
Median Home Value $181,400
Land Area 354.07 sq mi
Water Area 0.21 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,069
Median Household Income $49,563

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male658178835462595480122144135112895332148
Female7274756456775361708812314782583829108
Total13715515314711013911211515021026728219414791612416

Gender

 Male 1,325 53%
 Female 1,185 47%
Gender

Race

 White 2,269 90.4%
 Black Or African American 5 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 98 3.9%
 Asian 20 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 9 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 108 4.3%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1483102229255152438
Renter122630513314161
Total26109132280288166599

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 562 53%
 Single Guardian 110 10%
 Singles 327 31%
 Singles With Roommate 70 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 796 74%
 Households with Kids 273 26%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male1320101012211116211017211020162018141512
Female11121818121619216121914102015161312810
Total2432282824373037272236352040313631262322

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99556 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99556 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 99556 real estate data, the median home value of $181,400 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99556 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99556 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,510 100%
 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 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 445 27%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 441 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 183 11%
 Households Vacant 569 35%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 6.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 6 1.1%
 For Sale Only 42 7.4%
 Sold & Unoccupied 22 3.9%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 376 66.1%
 For Migrant Workers 1 0.2%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 87 15.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 11%
 1 Bedroom 40 22%
 2 Bedroom 50 28%
 3+ Bedroom 69 39%
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 $49,563 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 99556 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. Most commuters in 99556 can expect to fall in that range. 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 543 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 39%
 No Earnings 801 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 543 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 877 39%
 No Earnings 801 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 888 79.0%
 Public transportation 4 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 8 0.7%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 101 9.0%
 Worked at Home 123 10.9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 107 10%
 High School Graduate 732 67%
 Associate's degree 92 8%
 Bachelor's degree 106 10%
 Master's degree 44 4%
 Professional school degree 14 1%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 404 78.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 70 13.7%
 Not Enrolled in School 38 7.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99556

ZIP Code 99556 is in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99556.

Nikolaevsk School
65524 Nikolaevsk
Nikolaevsk, AK 99556
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District
Chapman School
73286 School Ave
Anchor Point, AK 99556
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

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