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ZIP Code 99926

Primary City:Metlakatla, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area
Timezone: America/Juneau (7:14pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:55.1, -131.4
ZIP (~26 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99926

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99926. 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 99926. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99926, 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:
Metlakatla, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99926 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99926 is located in southwest Alaska and covers a slightly higher 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 99926 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 an extremely large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99926 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 1,460
Population Density 11 people per sq mi
Housing Units 544
Median Home Value $112,000
Land Area 132.80 sq mi
Water Area 82.37 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 509
Median Household Income $50,052

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 35Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 33

Under 55-910-1415-1920-2425-2930-3435-3940-4445-4950-5455-5960-6465-6970-7475-7980-8485 Plus
Male804951533854465253536055473517765
Female58626145394945514050425737201415113
Total1381111129877103911039310310211284553122178

Gender

 Male 761 52%
 Female 699 48%
Gender

Race

 White 145 9.9%
 Black Or African American 6 0.4%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,210 82.9%
 Asian 2 0.1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 10 0.7%
 Other Race 3 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 84 5.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus
Owner32857938642244
Renter6404129311492
Total9689812211756336

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 241 47%
 Single Guardian 131 26%
 Singles 124 24%
 Singles With Roommate 13 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 297 58%
 Households with Kids 212 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age

1234567891011121314151617181920
Male161217247510101714129106111481288
Female1015971611109161317911119991176
Total2627263123162019332729182117202317231514

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99926 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99926 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 99926 real estate data, the median home value of $112,000 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99926 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99926 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 1,460 100%
 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 112 21%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 225 41%
 Renter Occupied Households 172 32%
 Households Vacant 35 6%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 10 29%
 Rented & Unoccupied 1 3%
 For Sale Only 1 3%
 Sold & Unoccupied 6 17%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 6 17%
 For Migrant Workers 1 3%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 10 29%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 3 2%
 1 Bedroom 33 18%
 2 Bedroom 40 21%
 3+ Bedroom 112 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 $50,052 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. 99926 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 99926 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 400 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 41%
 No Earnings 300 25%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 400 34%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 484 41%
 No Earnings 300 25%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 447 73%
 Public transportation 7 1%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 147 24%
 Worked at Home 12 2%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 30 6%
 High School Graduate 445 84%
 Associate's degree 16 3%
 Bachelor's degree 24 5%
 Master's degree 10 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 5 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 318 86%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 1%
 Not Enrolled in School 49 13%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99926

ZIP Code 99926 is in the Annette Island School District. There are 3 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99926.

Charles R. Leask Senior Middle School
4th and Milton St
Metlakatla, AK 99926
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Annette Island School District
Richard Johnson Elementary
4th and Milton St
Metlakatla, AK 99926
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Annette Island School District
Metlakatla High School
4th and Milton St
Metlakatla, AK 99926
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Annette Island School District

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