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ZIP Code 99621

Primary City:Kwethluk, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Bethel Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (3:35pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:60.80, -161.43
ZIP (~4 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99621

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99621. 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 99621. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99621, 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:
Kwethluk, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99621 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99621 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 99621 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 large number of single parents and a small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99621 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 723
Population Density 76 people per sq mi
Housing Units 221
Median Home Value $113,500
Land Area 9.51 sq mi
Water Area 1.01 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 173
Median Household Income $43,125

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 24Male Median Age: 24Female Median Age: 24

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


 Male 377 52%
 Female 346 48%


 White 16 2.2%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 681 94.2%
 Asian 1 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 25 3.5%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 75 43%
 Single Guardian 62 36%
 Singles 28 16%
 Singles With Roommate 8 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 67 39%
 Households with Kids 106 61%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99621 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99621 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 99621 real estate data, the median home value of $113,500 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99621 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99621 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 723 100%
 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 25 11%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 101 46%
 Renter Occupied Households 47 21%
 Households Vacant 48 22%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 38 79%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 9 19%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 15%
 1 Bedroom 2 5%
 2 Bedroom 1 3%
 3+ Bedroom 31 78%
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 $43,125 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99621 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99621 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 99621 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 61 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 47%
 No Earnings 182 39%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 61 13%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 218 47%
 No Earnings 182 39%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 23 13%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 141 80%
 Worked at Home 12 7%
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 43 22%
 High School Graduate 147 74%
 Associate's degree 2 1%
 Bachelor's degree 6 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 207 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 13 6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99621

ZIP Code 99621 is in the Lower Kuskokwim School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99621.

Ket'Acik/Aapalluk Memorial School
107 Village Rd
Kwethluk, AK 99621
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Kuskokwim School District