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ZIP Code 99705

Primary City:North Pole, AK (View All Cities)
County: Fairbanks North Star Borough
Timezone: America/Anchorage (4:57pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:64.7, -147.3
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99705

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99705. 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 99705. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99705, 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:
North Pole, AK
Acceptable:
Fairbanks

Stats and Demographics for the 99705 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99705 is located in northwest Alaska and covers a slightly higher 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 99705 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a large number of families and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99705 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 22,544
Population Density 210 people per sq mi
Housing Units 8,866
Median Home Value $204,800
Land Area 107.15 sq mi
Water Area 4.85 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,067
Median Household Income $76,156

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 32Female Median Age: 31

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9989369088718671,004903842843867851720525324171924023
Female973948801782818906816777711821818613446252138643837
Total1,9711,8841,7091,6531,6851,9101,7191,6191,5541,6881,6691,3339715763091567860

Gender

 Male 11,785 52%
 Female 10,759 48%
Gender

Race

 White 18,763 83.2%
 Black Or African American 692 3.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,069 4.7%
 Asian 434 1.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 40 0.2%
 Other Race 215 1.0%
 Two Or More Races 1,331 5.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1471,0601,2921,5571,16549412719
Renter432715419326202713011
Total5791,7751,7111,8831,36756515730

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,790 59%
 Single Guardian 1,116 14%
 Singles 1,636 20%
 Singles With Roommate 525 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 4,712 58%
 Households with Kids 3,355 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male221211204180152208200177199178174179186191181183189172146155
Female226190186196198204178194174155169158144175159152166171134146
Total447401390376350412378371373333343337330366340335355343280301

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99705 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99705 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 99705 real estate data, the median home value of $204,800 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 99705. Rentals in 99705 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99705 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 22,525 99.9%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 10 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 9 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,450 50%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 1,411 16%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,206 25%
 Households Vacant 799 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 240 30.0%
 Rented & Unoccupied 19 2.4%
 For Sale Only 116 14.5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 27 3.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 104 13.0%
 For Migrant Workers 3 0.4%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 290 36.3%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 65 3%
 1 Bedroom 526 24%
 2 Bedroom 837 38%
 3+ Bedroom 764 35%
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 $76,156 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99705 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

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. A slightly higher than average number of commuters in 99705 can expect to fall in that range. 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 8,880 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,178 29%
 No Earnings 3,683 21%
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 8,880 50%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,178 29%
 No Earnings 3,683 21%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,047 92.7%
 Public transportation 104 0.9%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 41 0.3%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 327 2.7%
 Worked at Home 399 3.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 495 6.6%
 High School Graduate 4,783 64.1%
 Associate's degree 861 11.5%
 Bachelor's degree 923 12.4%
 Master's degree 323 4.3%
 Professional school degree 31 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 40 0.5%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,974 68.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 693 11.9%
 Not Enrolled in School 1,170 20.0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99705

ZIP Code 99705 is in the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99705.

Badger Road Elementary
2301 Bradway Rd
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
North Pole Elementary
250 Snowman Ln
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
North Pole Middle School
300 East 8th Ave
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
North Pole High School
601 Nphs Blvd
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
Star of the North Secondary School
2945 Monk Court
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Fairbanks North Star Borough School District
North Pole Christian School
3470 Silverleaf Ave
North Pole, AK 99705
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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