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ZIP Code 99829

Primary City:Hoonah, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Hoonah-Angoon Census Area
Timezone: America/Juneau (3:48am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:58.0, -135.7
ZIP (~53 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99829

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99829. 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 99829. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99829, 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:
Hoonah, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99829 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99829 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 99829 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. 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 large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99829 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 777
Population Density 105 people per sq mi
Housing Units 416
Median Home Value $164,000
Land Area 7.43 sq mi
Water Area 1.19 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 313
Median Household Income $48,750

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 44Male Median Age: 45Female Median Age: 44

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male2622202521262018283841363028191250
Female212318241719232123343136282212325
Total4745384938454339517272725850311575

Gender

 Male 415 53%
 Female 362 47%
Gender

Race

 White 253 32.6%
 Black Or African American 3 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 408 52.5%
 Asian 4 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 1 0.1%
 Two Or More Races 108 13.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner0629514840142
Renter6231632271351
Total62945837553193

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 152 49%
 Single Guardian 61 19%
 Singles 79 25%
 Singles With Roommate 21 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 226 72%
 Households with Kids 87 28%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male62487632423573744554
Female62435543633363652473
Total1248111211751056813613969127

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99829 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99829 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99829 real estate data, the median home value of $164,000 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99829 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99829 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 777 100%
 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 78 19%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 112 27%
 Renter Occupied Households 123 30%
 Households Vacant 103 25%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 22 21%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 2%
 For Sale Only 3 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 34 33%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 42 41%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 4%
 1 Bedroom 26 18%
 2 Bedroom 27 19%
 3+ Bedroom 84 59%
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 $48,750 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. 99829 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 99829 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 140 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 47%
 No Earnings 179 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 140 23%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 285 47%
 No Earnings 179 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 172 60%
 Public transportation 5 2%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 94 33%
 Worked at Home 14 5%
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. 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 54 19.4%
 High School Graduate 172 61.6%
 Associate's degree 20 7.2%
 Bachelor's degree 18 6.5%
 Master's degree 14 5.0%
 Professional school degree 1 0.4%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 136 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 10 7%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99829

ZIP Code 99829 is in the Hoonah City School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99829.

Hoonah Elementary
366 Garteeni Hwy
Hoonah, AK 99829
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Hoonah City School District
Hoonah Jr/Sr High School
366 Garteeni Hwy
Hoonah, AK 99829
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Hoonah City School District

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