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ZIP Code 99833

Primary City:Petersburg, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area
Timezone: America/Juneau (5:10am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:57, -133
ZIP (~101 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99833

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99833. 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 99833. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99833, 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:
Petersburg, AK
Acceptable:
Kupreanof

Stats and Demographics for the 99833 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99833 is located in southwest 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 99833 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 slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99833 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,202
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,637
Median Home Value $224,100
Land Area 2,683.00 sq mi
Water Area 666.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,363
Median Household Income $68,646

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 40

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male9379140948597918411113514416212610936242118
Female93104103109809983921041271561341085930302319
Total18618324320316519617417621526230029623416866544437

Gender

 Male 1,649 51%
 Female 1,553 49%
Gender

Race

 White 2,569 80.2%
 Black Or African American 14 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 227 7.1%
 Asian 98 3.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 6 0.2%
 Other Race 35 1.1%
 Two Or More Races 253 7.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner15801482392551285218
Renter51102678167281913
Total661822153203221567131

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 675 50%
 Single Guardian 186 14%
 Singles 412 30%
 Singles With Roommate 90 7%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 964 71%
 Households with Kids 399 29%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male191812241216132216273227342020212618915
Female2022221219181425282515202023212125231911
Total3940343631342747445247475443414251412826

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99833 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99833 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 99833 real estate data, the median home value of $224,100 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also extremely high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 99833. Rentals in 99833 are most commonly 1 bedrooms. The rent for 1 bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 3+ bedrooms are also common and rent for $1,000+/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99833 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,159 99%
 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 43 1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 525 32%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 410 25%
 Renter Occupied Households 428 26%
 Households Vacant 274 17%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 30 10.9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.4%
 For Sale Only 16 5.8%
 Sold & Unoccupied 2 0.7%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 213 77.7%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 12 4.4%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 13 3%
 1 Bedroom 150 37%
 2 Bedroom 112 28%
 3+ Bedroom 130 32%
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 $68,646 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99833 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. 99833 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 99833 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 1,040 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,173 43%
 No Earnings 488 18%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 1,040 39%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,173 43%
 No Earnings 488 18%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,045 61.1%
 Public transportation 6 0.4%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 528 30.9%
 Worked at Home 130 7.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 99833 has a very small percentage of people that did not graduate high school. 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 33 3%
 High School Graduate 762 61%
 Associate's degree 97 8%
 Bachelor's degree 270 22%
 Master's degree 40 3%
 Professional school degree 16 1%
 Doctorate degree 24 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 421 83.9%
 Enrolled in Private School 19 3.8%
 Not Enrolled in School 62 12.4%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99833

ZIP Code 99833 is in the Petersburg City School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99833.

Rae C. Stedman Elementary
303 Dolphin St
Petersburg, AK 99833
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Petersburg City School District
Mitkof Middle School
500 First St
Petersburg, AK 99833
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Petersburg City School District
Petersburg High School
109 Charles West St
Petersburg, AK 99833
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Petersburg City School District

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