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ZIP Code 99919

Primary City:Thorne Bay, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area
Timezone: America/Juneau (3:32am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:55.6, -132.4
ZIP (~17 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99919

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99919. 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 99919. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99919, 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:
Thorne Bay, AK
Acceptable:
Ketchikan

Stats and Demographics for the 99919 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99919 is located in southwest 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 99919 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is small. There are also a small number of single parents and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99919 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 531
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 409
Median Home Value $201,300
Land Area 48.37 sq mi
Water Area 7.10 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 244
Median Household Income $49,050

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 46Female Median Age: 45

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male918321814714152428313831214510
Female131212101371510201529311693420
Total22304428271429254443606947307930

Gender

 Male 310 58%
 Female 221 42%
Gender

Race

 White 467 87.9%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 29 5.5%
 Asian 4 0.8%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.4%
 Other Race 2 0.4%
 Two Or More Races 26 4.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner4162251572160
Renter47181022420
Total8234061792580

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 123 50%
 Single Guardian 22 9%
 Singles 88 36%
 Singles With Roommate 11 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 187 77%
 Households with Kids 57 23%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male220425443674411604805
Female23422342113143215205
Total454648864710581481910010

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99919 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99919 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 99919 real estate data, the median home value of $201,300 is slightly higher than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99919 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99919 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 527 99.2%
 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 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 4 0.8%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 70 17%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 107 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 67 16%
 Households Vacant 165 40%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 7 4.2%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 0.6%
 For Sale Only 16 9.7%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 2.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 93 56.4%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 44 26.7%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 10%
 1 Bedroom 4 6%
 2 Bedroom 15 24%
 3+ Bedroom 37 60%
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 $49,050 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. 99919 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. More commuters in 99919 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. There are a slightly smaller percentage of employees that have to travel over 45 minutes to reach their place of employment.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 133 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 166 41%
 No Earnings 105 26%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 133 33%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 166 41%
 No Earnings 105 26%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 153 71%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 43 20%
 Worked at Home 19 9%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

Compared to other ZIPs, 99919 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 7 4%
 High School Graduate 93 47%
 Associate's degree 14 7%
 Bachelor's degree 54 27%
 Master's degree 27 14%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 4 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 97 93%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 2%
 Not Enrolled in School 5 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99919

ZIP Code 99919 is in the Southeast Island School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99919.

Thorne Bay School
1010 Sandy Beach Rd
Thorne Bay, AK 99919
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southeast Island School District
Se Island Correspondence
1010 Sandy Beach Rd
Thorne Bay, AK 99919
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Southeast Island School District

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