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ZIP Code 99573

Primary City:Copper Center, AK (View All Cities)
County: Valdez-Cordova Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (5:00pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:62, -145
ZIP (~69 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99573

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99573. 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 99573. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99573, 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:
Copper Center, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99573 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99573 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 99573 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 large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99573 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,115
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 796
Median Home Value $147,900
Land Area 3,517.52 sq mi
Water Area 114.63 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 465
Median Household Income $63,676

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 43Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 41

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2739354629301534436167564831131252
Female243752462119243130526134372313837
Total517687925049396573113128908554262089

Gender

 Male 593 53%
 Female 522 47%
Gender

Race

 White 805 72.2%
 Black Or African American 5 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 231 20.7%
 Asian 6 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.3%
 Other Race 2 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 63 5.7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner228511099743155
Renter1013293121452
Total12418014011847207

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 224 48%
 Single Guardian 64 14%
 Singles 153 33%
 Singles With Roommate 24 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 319 69%
 Households with Kids 146 31%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male37684111068107918913121024
Female835475871071312101013143978
Total111011121116181318172021111822271519912

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99573 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99573 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 99573 real estate data, the median home value of $147,900 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely low compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99573 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99573 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99573 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,115 100%
 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 111 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 239 30%
 Renter Occupied Households 115 14%
 Households Vacant 331 42%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 24 7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 7 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 17 5%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 178 54%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 105 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 10 16%
 1 Bedroom 19 30%
 2 Bedroom 16 25%
 3+ Bedroom 18 29%
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 $63,676 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99573 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 99573 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. A higher percentage of people in 99573 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. The commute in 99573 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 191 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 44%
 No Earnings 161 26%
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 191 31%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 272 44%
 No Earnings 161 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 228 67%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 22 6%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 38 11%
 Worked at Home 51 15%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 16 6%
 High School Graduate 153 60%
 Associate's degree 14 6%
 Bachelor's degree 36 14%
 Master's degree 19 7%
 Professional school degree 13 5%
 Doctorate degree 3 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 170 88%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 12 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99573

ZIP Code 99573 is in the Copper River School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99573.

Kenny Lake School
Mile 5 Edgerton Hwy
Copper Center, AK 99573
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Copper River School District
Copper Center School
Mile 104 Old Richardson Hwy
Copper Center, AK 99573
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Copper River School District
Sapa Christian School
Mile 13 Edgerton Hwy
Copper Center, AK 99573
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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