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ZIP Code 99703

Primary City:Fort Wainwright, AK (View All Cities)
County: Fairbanks North Star Borough
Timezone: America/Anchorage (9:49pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:64.6, -147.2
ZIP (~46 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99703

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99703. 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 99703. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99703, 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:
Fort Wainwright, AK
Acceptable:
Ft Wainwright

Stats and Demographics for the 99703 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99703 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 99703 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 small. There are also an extremely large number of families and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99703 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 7,065
Population Density 806 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,676
Land Area 8.76 sq mi
Water Area 0.34 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,474
Median Household Income $50,403

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 22Male Median Age: 23Female Median Age: 22

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5533942742331,205690385260132401810101000
Female499378234186445429285212117432213220200
Total1,0527725084191,6501,119670472249834023321200

Gender

 Male 4,196 59%
 Female 2,869 41%
Gender

Race

 White 4,831 68%
 Black Or African American 975 14%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 95 1%
 Asian 173 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 135 2%
 Other Race 364 5%
 Two Or More Races 492 7%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner16200000
Renter326732355457000
Total327738357457000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,314 89.1%
 Single Guardian 109 7.4%
 Singles 45 3.1%
 Singles With Roommate 6 0.4%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 4
 Households without Kids 316 21%
 Households with Kids 1,158 79%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male128133951019069887473625261504939253132106186
Female1159310910479677781745562373149352835315777
Total24322620420516913616515514711711498819874536663163263

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99703 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more military bases nearby.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 99703 were primarily built in the 2000s. Rentals in 99703 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99703 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 5,514 78.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 1,522 21.5%
 Other Noninstitutional 29 0.4%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3 0.2%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 6 0.4%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,465 87.4%
 Households Vacant 202 12.1%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 159 78.7%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.5%
 For Sale Only 0 0.0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0.0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0.0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 20.8%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 0 0%
 2 Bedroom 258 16%
 3+ Bedroom 1,375 84%
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 $50,403 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 99703 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 99703 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99703 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 2,791 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 861 19%
 No Earnings 795 18%
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 2,791 63%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 861 19%
 No Earnings 795 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2,290 71.4%
 Public transportation 35 1.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 1 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 502 15.6%
 Worked at Home 380 11.8%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 99703 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 30 2%
 High School Graduate 949 65%
 Associate's degree 179 12%
 Bachelor's degree 215 15%
 Master's degree 68 5%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 17 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,454 66.0%
 Enrolled in Private School 184 8.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 566 25.7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99703

ZIP Code 99703 is in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99703.

Arctic Light Elementary
4167 Neely Rd
Fort Wainwright, AK 99703
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District

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