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ZIP Code 99609

Primary City:Kasigluk, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Bethel Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (3:15pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:60.895, -162.517
ZIP (~300 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99609

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99609. 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 99609. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99609, 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:
Kasigluk, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99609 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99609 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 99609 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely small number of single adults and an extremely large number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99609 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 569
Population Density 47 people per sq mi
Housing Units 121
Median Home Value $63,300
Land Area 12.08 sq mi
Water Area 1.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 113
Median Household Income $42,778

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 21Female Median Age: 24

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male443731342920181411191384104312
Female4032222821181513111414111092403
Total84695362503833272233271914196715

Gender

 Male 302 53%
 Female 267 47%
Gender

Race

 White 19 3%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 539 95%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 11 2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner14820131244
Renter3149107301
Total4181730201545

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 69 61%
 Single Guardian 29 26%
 Singles 14 12%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 28 25%
 Households with Kids 85 75%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male9910987841047983597496
Female741167458844554567553
Total161321151511131218811141371015149149

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99609 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99609 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 99609 real estate data, the median home value of $63,300 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99609 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99609 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 569 100%
 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 6 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 60 50%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 39%
 Households Vacant 8 7%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 38%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 13%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 4 50%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 6%
 1 Bedroom 6 17%
 2 Bedroom 11 31%
 3+ Bedroom 17 47%
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 $42,778 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99609 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99609 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99609 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 42 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 43%
 No Earnings 160 45%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 42 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 151 43%
 No Earnings 160 45%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11 8%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 110 83%
 Worked at Home 11 8%
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 55 37%
 High School Graduate 91 61%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 4 3%
 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 134 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 22 14%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99609

ZIP Code 99609 is in the Lower Kuskokwim School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99609.

Akula Elitnaurvik School
100 Akula Heights
Kasigluk, AK 99609
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Kuskokwim School District
Akiuk Memorial School
104 Village Rd
Kasigluk, AK 99609
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Kuskokwim School District

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