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ZIP Code 99720

Primary City:Allakaket, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (3:55pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:66.5, -152.8
ZIP (~20 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99720

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99720. 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 99720. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99720, 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:
Allakaket, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99720 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99720 is located in northwest 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 99720 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 large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99720 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 208
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 97
Median Home Value $109,100
Land Area 43.64 sq mi
Water Area 1.90 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 74
Median Household Income $26,406

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 27Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 27

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


 Male 118 57%
 Female 90 43%


 White 2 1%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 201 97%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 5 2%

Head of Household by Age

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

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 23 31%
 Single Guardian 25 34%
 Singles 24 32%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 40 54%
 Households with Kids 34 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99720 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99720 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 99720 real estate data, the median home value of $109,100 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99720 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $200-$299/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99720 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 208 100%
 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 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 48 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 26 27%
 Households Vacant 23 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 5 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 22%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 13 57%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 6%
 1 Bedroom 5 29%
 2 Bedroom 5 29%
 3+ Bedroom 6 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 $26,406 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99720 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99720 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 99720 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 99720 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 7 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 65%
 No Earnings 32 29%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 7 6%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 72 65%
 No Earnings 32 29%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 5 16%
 Public transportation 1 3%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 26 81%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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 20 38%
 High School Graduate 29 56%
 Associate's degree 2 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1 2%
 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 24 89%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 3 11%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99720

ZIP Code 99720 is in the Yukon/Koyukuk School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99720.

Allakaket School
3rd St Complex
Allakaket, AK 99720
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yukon/Koyukuk School District