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ZIP Code 99566

Primary City:Chitina, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Valdez-Cordova Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (3:45pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.515, -144.438
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99566

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99566. 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 99566. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99566, 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:
Chitina, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99566 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99566 is located in west Alaska and covers an extremely 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 99566 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single adults and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99566 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 192
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 212
Median Home Value $203,700
Land Area 9,409.96 sq mi
Water Area 220.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 89
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 44Female Median Age: 30

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


 Male 103 54%
 Female 89 46%


 White 139 72%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 25 13%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 28 15%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 34 38%
 Single Guardian 13 15%
 Singles 41 46%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 61 69%
 Households with Kids 28 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99566 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 99566 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 99566 real estate data, the median home value of $203,700 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly higher than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 99566. Rentals in 99566 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99566 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 192 100%
 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 9 4%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 53 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 27 13%
 Households Vacant 123 58%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 1%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 4 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 105 85%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 11 9%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 17 52%
 1 Bedroom 5 15%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 3+ Bedroom 11 33%
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 $48,750 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99566 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

ZIP 99566 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 99566 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 99566 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. In 99566 though, the percentage of people that make it to work in under half an hour is among the lowest. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 32 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 89 55%
 No Earnings 42 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 32 20%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 89 55%
 No Earnings 42 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 35 41%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 13%
 Worked at Home 39 46%
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 some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 29 45%
 High School Graduate 10 16%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 25 39%
 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 41 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

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