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ZIP Code 99651

Primary City:Platinum, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Bethel Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (9:27pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:59.0, -161.3
ZIP (~59 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99651

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99651. 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 99651. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99651, 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:
Platinum, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99651 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99651 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 less than average population density.

The people living in ZIP code 99651 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 seniors is large. There are also a large number of single parents and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99651 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 61
Population Density 3 people per sq mi
Housing Units 22
Median Home Value $156,300
Land Area 19.85 sq mi
Water Area 0.04 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 19
Median Household Income $40,000

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 31Male Median Age: 27Female Median Age: 36

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


 Male 37 61%
 Female 24 39%


 White 3 5%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 54 89%
 Asian 1 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 3 5%

Head of Household by Age

15-2425-3435-4445-5455-6465-7475-8485 Plus

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 9 47%
 Single Guardian 4 21%
 Singles 5 26%
 Singles With Roommate 1 5%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 11 58%
 Households with Kids 8 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99651 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are rented. Homes in ZIP code 99651 were primarily built in the 1980s. Looking at 99651 real estate data, the median home value of $156,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99651 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99651 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 61 100%
 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 1 5%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 4 18%
 Renter Occupied Households 14 64%
 Households Vacant 3 14%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 1 33%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 2 67%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 0 0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 0 0%
 1 Bedroom 4 36%
 2 Bedroom 5 45%
 3+ Bedroom 2 18%
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 $40,000 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99651 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99651 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. A higher percentage of people in 99651 than almost anywhere in the country avoid a commute altogether by working at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. Most commuters in 99651 can expect to fall in that range. The area has an extremely high percentage of people that most travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment. People that commute should be aware of the potentially long commute times.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 58%
 No Earnings 13 30%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 12%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 25 58%
 No Earnings 13 30%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 0 0%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 11 69%
 Worked at Home 5 31%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 13 48%
 High School Graduate 14 52%
 Associate's degree 0 0%
 Bachelor's degree 0 0%
 Master's degree 0 0%
 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 18 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 1 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99651

ZIP Code 99651 is in the Lower Kuskokwim School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99651.

Arviq School
116 Village Rd
Platinum, AK 99651
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Kuskokwim School District