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ZIP Code 99741

Primary City:Galena, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (6:09pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:64.8, -157.7
ZIP (~69 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99741

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99741. 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 99741. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99741, 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:
Galena, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99741 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99741 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 99741 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 middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a large number of single parents and a small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99741 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 470
Population Density 27 people per sq mi
Housing Units 264
Median Home Value $134,400
Land Area 17.72 sq mi
Water Area 6.48 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 190
Median Household Income $60,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 37Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 38

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male10212617141414151925161014128321
Female171222161113132116171724787260
Total273348332527273635423334212015581

Gender

 Male 241 51%
 Female 229 49%
Gender

Race

 White 138 29.4%
 Black Or African American 0 0.0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 299 63.6%
 Asian 3 0.6%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 29 6.2%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner1152334331991
Renter31619114200
Total4314245372191

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 79 42%
 Single Guardian 44 23%
 Singles 55 29%
 Singles With Roommate 12 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 103 54%
 Households with Kids 87 46%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male12423763257437436223
Female34031141565623426311
Total46454810471112105108512534

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99741 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99741 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99741 real estate data, the median home value of $134,400 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99741 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99741 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 470 100%
 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 36 14%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 99 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 55 21%
 Households Vacant 74 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 19 26%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 1%
 For Sale Only 4 5%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 5 7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 45 61%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 1 2%
 1 Bedroom 5 10%
 2 Bedroom 19 40%
 3+ Bedroom 23 48%
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 $60,313 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. 99741 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 99741 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 150 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 164 39%
 No Earnings 111 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 150 35%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 164 39%
 No Earnings 111 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 152 60%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 98 38%
 Worked at Home 5 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 19 10%
 High School Graduate 140 71%
 Associate's degree 7 4%
 Bachelor's degree 16 8%
 Master's degree 12 6%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 2 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 114 94%
 Enrolled in Private School 6 5%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 1%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99741

ZIP Code 99741 is in the Galena City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99741.

Sidney C. Huntington Elementary
299 Antoski Ave
Galena, AK 99741
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Galena City School District
Galena Interior Learning Academy (gila)
Galena Air Base Composite Bldg
Galena, AK 99741
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Galena City School District
Sidney C. Huntington Jr/Sr High School
299 Antoski Ave
Galena, AK 99741
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Galena City School District