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ZIP Code 99602

Post Office City:Holy Cross, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (3:18pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:63, -159
ZIP (~152 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99602

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Primary/preferred city:
Holy Cross, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99602 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99602 is located in western 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 99602 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 extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99602 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 178
Population Density 7 people per sq mi
Housing Units 86
Median Home Value $107,300
Land Area 25.83 sq mi
Water Area 1.30 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 64
Median Household Income $35,833

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 35Female Median Age: 27

Under 57613
85 Plus000


 Male 92 52%
 Female 86 48%


 White 8 4%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 163 92%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 7 4%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 17 27%
 Single Guardian 22 34%
 Singles 21 33%
 Singles With Roommate 4 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 35 55%
 Households with Kids 29 45%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99602 has a large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99602 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99602 real estate data, the median home value of $107,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99602 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $500-$749/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99602 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 178 100%
 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 6 7%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 42 49%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 19%
 Households Vacant 22 26%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 3 14%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 9%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 10 45%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 32%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 6 35%
 2 Bedroom 5 29%
 3+ Bedroom 6 35%
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 $35,833 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99602 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99602 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 99602 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.

For more information, see Holy Cross, AK commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 62%
 No Earnings 45 28%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 16 10%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 99 62%
 No Earnings 45 28%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 21 27%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 52 68%
 Worked at Home 4 5%
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 10 9%
 High School Graduate 92 81%
 Associate's degree 7 6%
 Bachelor's degree 2 2%
 Master's degree 2 2%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 54 100%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 0 0%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99602

ZIP Code 99602 is in the Iditarod Area School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99602.

Holy Cross School
102 Main Street
Holy Cross, AK 99602
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Iditarod Area School District

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