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ZIP Code 99577

Primary City:Eagle River, AK (View All Cities)
County: Municipality of Anchorage
Timezone: America/Anchorage (5:30am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.1, -149.1
ZIP (~50 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99577

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99577. 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 99577. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99577, 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:
Eagle River, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99577 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99577 is located in west Alaska and covers a slightly higher 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 99577 are primarily white. 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 a large number of families and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99577 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 25,771
Population Density 120 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,130
Median Home Value $314,400
Land Area 214.72 sq mi
Water Area 1.40 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,844
Median Household Income $97,462

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 35

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male1,0011,0241,0711,0747688569579489451,0301,034875679310158904530
Female9269371,0199347419211,0371,0141,0281,1301,088871582274160946951
Total1,9271,9612,0902,0081,5091,7771,9941,9621,9732,1602,1221,7461,26158431818411481

Gender

 Male 12,895 50%
 Female 12,876 50%
Gender

Race

 White 21,707 84.2%
 Black Or African American 606 2.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 992 3.8%
 Asian 663 2.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 79 0.3%
 Other Race 270 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,454 5.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner771,0021,4612,0081,52849515924
Renter285699534324167472311
Total3621,7011,9952,3321,69554218235

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 5,978 68%
 Single Guardian 1,056 12%
 Singles 1,331 15%
 Singles With Roommate 479 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,989 56%
 Households with Kids 3,855 44%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191211201201189213215212195237224211204195248225239211151160
Female188167183206173193172198201216201189197216194217214171138156
Total379378384407362406387410396453425400401411442442453382289316

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99577 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99577 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 99577 real estate data, the median home value of $314,400 is high 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 99577. Rentals in 99577 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99577 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 25,312 98.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 405 1.6%
 Juvenile Facilities 20 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 10 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 24 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 5,784 63%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 970 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,090 23%
 Households Vacant 286 3%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 68 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 8 3%
 For Sale Only 85 30%
 Sold & Unoccupied 16 6%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 40 14%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 69 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 66 3%
 1 Bedroom 208 10%
 2 Bedroom 585 28%
 3+ Bedroom 1,267 60%
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 $97,462 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99577 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 99577. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. 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 10,345 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,704 28%
 No Earnings 4,620 22%
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 10,345 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,704 28%
 No Earnings 4,620 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 12,574 92.8%
 Public transportation 101 0.7%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 42 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 425 3.1%
 Worked at Home 410 3.0%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 99577 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 245 3%
 High School Graduate 3,592 43%
 Associate's degree 944 11%
 Bachelor's degree 2,102 25%
 Master's degree 1,033 12%
 Professional school degree 254 3%
 Doctorate degree 159 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 4,559 75.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 935 15.4%
 Not Enrolled in School 559 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99577

ZIP Code 99577 is in the Iditarod Area School District. There are 12 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99577.

Distance Learning/Corresp. Center
90 Chinana Ave
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Iditarod Area School District
Eagle River Elementary
19900 Old Eagle River Rd
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Homestead Elementary
18001 Baranoff St
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Alpenglow Elementary
19201 Driftwood Bay Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Eagle Academy Charter School
10901 Mausel St
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Gruening Middle School
9601 Lee St
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Ravenwood Elementary
9500 Wren Ln
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Fire Lake Elementary
13801 Harry McDonald Rd
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Eagle River High School
8701 Yosemite Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anchorage School District
Alaska Middle College School
10928 Eagle River Rd
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Eagle River Christian School
10336 E Eagle River Loop Rd
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private
St John Orthodox Christian School
18940 Monastery Dr
Eagle River, AK 99577
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Private

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