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ZIP Code 99780

Primary City:Tok, AK (View All Cities)
County: Southeast Fairbanks Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (3:22pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:63, -142
ZIP (~116 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99780

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99780. 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 99780. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99780, 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:
Tok, AK
Acceptable:
Mentasta Lake

Stats and Demographics for the 99780 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99780 is located in west Alaska and covers an extremely 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 99780 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 large. There are also a small number of families and a slightly higher than average number of single parents. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99780 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,535
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 874
Median Home Value $144,000
Land Area 1,221.28 sq mi
Water Area 26.35 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 630
Median Household Income $41,944

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 42

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male5863525637374843516078816150301164
Female5343504337364037426173664531291157
Total1111061029974738880931211511471068159221111

Gender

 Male 826 54%
 Female 709 46%
Gender

Race

 White 1,039 67.7%
 Black Or African American 8 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 360 23.5%
 Asian 6 0.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.3%
 Two Or More Races 117 7.6%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner8326312913883255
Renter16432823231130
Total24759115216194285

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 289 46%
 Single Guardian 119 19%
 Singles 174 28%
 Singles With Roommate 48 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 428 68%
 Households with Kids 202 32%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male199716131691114781491411131312711
Female817137138106611911109613101047
Total2726202326241917201817251923172623221118

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99780 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99780 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1990s. Looking at 99780 real estate data, the median home value of $144,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99780 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99780 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99780 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,533 99.9%
 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 2 0.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0.0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 154 18%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 329 38%
 Renter Occupied Households 147 17%
 Households Vacant 244 28%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 35 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 3 1%
 For Sale Only 6 2%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 101 41%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 99 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 38 23%
 1 Bedroom 15 9%
 2 Bedroom 68 41%
 3+ Bedroom 45 27%
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 $41,944 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. While money isn't everything, ZIP code 99780 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 99780 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99780 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 375 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 41%
 No Earnings 422 31%
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 375 28%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 545 41%
 No Earnings 422 31%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 516 81%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 64 10%
 Worked at Home 58 9%
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 61 10%
 High School Graduate 380 65%
 Associate's degree 67 11%
 Bachelor's degree 44 7%
 Master's degree 25 4%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 12 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 299 81%
 Enrolled in Private School 44 12%
 Not Enrolled in School 28 8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99780

ZIP Code 99780 is in the Alaska Gateway School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99780.

Alaska Reach Academy
249 Jon Summar Way
Tok, AK 99780
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alaska Gateway School District
Mentasta Lake School
6 Mile Main Village Rd
Mentasta Lake, AK 99780
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alaska Gateway School District
Tok School
249 Jon Summar Way
Tok, AK 99780
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Alaska Gateway School District

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