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ZIP Code 99604

Primary City:Hooper Bay, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wade Hampton Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (3:15pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.4, -165.5
ZIP (~52 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99604

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99604. 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 99604. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99604, 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:
Hooper Bay, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99604 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99604 is located in west 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 99604 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of young 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 parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99604 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,093
Population Density 139 people per sq mi
Housing Units 283
Median Home Value $88,800
Land Area 7.89 sq mi
Water Area 0.06 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 256
Median Household Income $34,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 22Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male7259545865442626213140281595622
Female50666760583719212344261314119129
Total122125121118123814547447566412920147411

Gender

 Male 563 52%
 Female 530 48%
Gender

Race

 White 21 1.9%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,034 94.6%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 37 3.4%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner3252462392296
Renter49151810613
Total73439804928109

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 80 31%
 Single Guardian 132 52%
 Singles 38 15%
 Singles With Roommate 6 2%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 87 34%
 Households with Kids 169 66%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2117131015136121311812617151012111018
Female6121471671714121414151410111410131210
Total2729271731202326252522272027262422242228

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99604 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99604 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99604 real estate data, the median home value of $88,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99604 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99604 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,093 100%
 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 47 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 143 51%
 Renter Occupied Households 66 23%
 Households Vacant 27 10%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 0 0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1 4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 26 96%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 32 48%
 1 Bedroom 10 15%
 2 Bedroom 16 24%
 3+ Bedroom 9 13%
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 $34,464 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99604 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99604 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 99604 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99604 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 95 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 50%
 No Earnings 260 36%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 95 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 359 50%
 No Earnings 260 36%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3 1%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 257 97%
 Worked at Home 4 2%
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. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 86 31.3%
 High School Graduate 184 66.9%
 Associate's degree 2 0.7%
 Bachelor's degree 3 1.1%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 379 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 5 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 40 9%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99604

ZIP Code 99604 is in the Lower Yukon School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99604.

Hooper Bay School
2 Tomaganuk Rd
Hooper Bay, AK 99604
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Yukon School District