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ZIP Code 99672

Primary City:Sterling, AK (View All Cities)
County: Kenai Peninsula Borough
Timezone: America/Anchorage (12:49pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:60.6, -150.5
ZIP (~32 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99672

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99672. 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 99672. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99672, 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:
Sterling, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99672 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99672 is located in west Alaska and covers a 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 99672 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 slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99672 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,704
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,468
Median Home Value $253,600
Land Area 285.30 sq mi
Water Area 9.07 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,528
Median Household Income $61,424

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 46

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9899127137105828510312018219720615112658472023
Female9276106138717496911041801881751247751391838
Total190175233275176156181194224362385381275203109863861

Gender

 Male 1,966 53%
 Female 1,738 47%
Gender

Race

 White 3,342 90.2%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 149 4.0%
 Asian 35 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 19 0.5%
 Two Or More Races 153 4.1%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner141051873653451846018
Renter2347414643102119
Total371522284113881948137

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 918 60%
 Single Guardian 146 10%
 Singles 385 25%
 Singles With Roommate 79 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,117 73%
 Households with Kids 411 27%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male2414242017241623192728243117272734262326
Female142216188151820151326232618283125332116
Total3836403825393443344054475735555859594442

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99672 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99672 were primarily built in the 1990s or the 1980s. Looking at 99672 real estate data, the median home value of $253,600 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 99672. Rentals in 99672 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99672 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,692 99.7%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 12 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 727 29%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 551 22%
 Renter Occupied Households 250 10%
 Households Vacant 940 38%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 51 5.4%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.2%
 For Sale Only 25 2.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 7 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 763 81.2%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 92 9.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 20 9%
 1 Bedroom 65 30%
 2 Bedroom 118 55%
 3+ Bedroom 11 5%
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 $61,424 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99672 may not be as nice as other parts of town.

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. More commuters in 99672 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 987 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 33%
 No Earnings 820 30%
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 987 37%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 890 33%
 No Earnings 820 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,225 84%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 114 8%
 Worked at Home 113 8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 99672 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 44 4%
 High School Graduate 866 73%
 Associate's degree 112 9%
 Bachelor's degree 127 11%
 Master's degree 40 3%
 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 378 75%
 Enrolled in Private School 12 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 116 23%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99672

ZIP Code 99672 is in the Kenai Peninsula Borough School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99672.

Sterling Elementary
35096 Sterling Hwy
Sterling, AK 99672
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Kenai Peninsula Borough School District

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