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ZIP Code 99502

Primary City:Anchorage, AK (View All Cities)
County: Municipality of Anchorage
Timezone: America/Anchorage (6:46am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.2, -150.1
ZIP (~13 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99502

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99502. 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 99502. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99502, 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:
Anchorage, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99502 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99502 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 higher than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 99502 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99502 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 24,168
Population Density 1,370 people per sq mi
Housing Units 9,206
Median Home Value $281,900
Land Area 17.65 sq mi
Water Area 0.60 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 8,865
Median Household Income $89,291

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 34Male Median Age: 33Female Median Age: 34


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 59098731,782
5-98838221,705
10-149048671,771
15-199118881,799
20-248368991,735
25-299841,0212,005
30-348267871,613
35-398178671,684
40-447948431,637
45-499599641,923
50-549429791,921
55-598277981,625
60-646155841,199
65-69363389752
70-74215226441
75-79139141280
80-8461100161
85 Plus4392135

Gender

 Male 12,028 50%
 Female 12,140 50%
Gender

Race

 White 16,478 68%
 Black Or African American 744 3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,829 8%
 Asian 2,224 9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 484 2%
 Other Race 351 1%
 Two Or More Races 2,058 9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2489412501
25-347349021,636
35-441,1796161,795
45-541,7125052,217
55-641,3592901,649
65-74618107725
75-8422650276
85 Plus501666

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 4,514 51%
 Single Guardian 1,711 19%
 Singles 1,835 21%
 Singles With Roommate 805 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 5,441 61%
 Households with Kids 3,424 39%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1202170372
2169194363
3185180365
4174149323
5177174351
6175163338
7181177358
8170135305
9180173353
10197171368
11161177338
12173157330
13194187381
14179175354
15189210399
16180183363
17194180374
18186172358
19162143305
20157162319

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99502 has a small percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more nursing homes nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99502 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99502 real estate data, the median home value of $281,900 is high compared to the rest of the country. It is also high compared to nearby ZIP codes. So you are less likely to find inexpensive homes in 99502. Rentals in 99502 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99502 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 24,014 99.4%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 71 0.3%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 83 0.3%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 4,987 54%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 980 11%
 Renter Occupied Households 2,898 31%
 Households Vacant 341 4%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 119 35%
 Rented & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Sale Only 75 22%
 Sold & Unoccupied 9 3%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 78 23%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 51 15%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 21 1%
 1 Bedroom 332 13%
 2 Bedroom 1,420 55%
 3+ Bedroom 818 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 $89,291 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99502 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. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. More commuters in 99502 get to experience these short commute times than most other ZIP codes. 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 9,535 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,150 28%
 No Earnings 3,642 20%
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 9,535 52%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 5,150 28%
 No Earnings 3,642 20%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 11,284 87.4%
 Public transportation 224 1.7%
 Taxicab 22 0.2%
 Motorcycle 20 0.2%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 893 6.9%
 Worked at Home 471 3.6%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

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 422 6%
 High School Graduate 4,545 59%
 Associate's degree 529 7%
 Bachelor's degree 1,406 18%
 Master's degree 507 7%
 Professional school degree 155 2%
 Doctorate degree 79 1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 3,725 76.1%
 Enrolled in Private School 257 5.3%
 Not Enrolled in School 910 18.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99502

ZIP Code 99502 is in the Anchorage School District. There are 6 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99502.

Chinook Elementary
3101 West 88th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Gladys Wood Elementary
7001 Cranberry St
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Sand Lake Elementary
7500 Jewel Lake Rd
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Kincaid Elementary
4900 Raspberry Rd
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Anchorage School District
Dimond High School
2909 West 88th Ave
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Anchorage School District
Lumen Christi
8110d Jewel Lake Rd
Anchorage, AK 99502
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Private

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