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ZIP Code 99652

Primary City:Big Lake, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Matanuska-Susitna Borough
Timezone: America/Anchorage (3:14am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.484, -149.983
ZIP (~800 yard radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99652

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99652. 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 99652. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99652, 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:
Big Lake, AK
Acceptable:
Wasilla

Stats and Demographics for the 99652 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99652 is located in west 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 99652 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is large. There are also a slightly higher than average number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99652 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 3,703
Population Density 32 people per sq mi
Housing Units 2,928
Median Home Value $203,500
Land Area 116.19 sq mi
Water Area 12.64 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,501
Median Household Income $62,313

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 42Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 40


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5134104238
5-9102114216
10-14140127267
15-19127134261
20-24112103215
25-299882180
30-349686182
35-3991110201
40-44159116275
45-49171170341
50-54203182385
55-59200127327
60-64114107221
65-699181172
70-746042102
75-79303464
80-84171633
85 Plus121123

Gender

 Male 1,957 53%
 Female 1,746 47%
Gender

Race

 White 3,164 85.4%
 Black Or African American 7 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 269 7.3%
 Asian 19 0.5%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 2 0.1%
 Other Race 23 0.6%
 Two Or More Races 219 5.9%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-24173653
25-3410173174
35-4419363256
45-5435167418
55-6429350343
65-7415714171
75-8466470
85 Plus14216

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 743 50%
 Single Guardian 206 14%
 Singles 424 28%
 Singles With Roommate 128 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 1,051 70%
 Households with Kids 450 30%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
1182139
2222345
3252045
4371754
5252045
6132336
7172542
8242549
9232144
10373067
11302454
12272552
13212546
14252348
15223052
16252449
17383068
18292554
19132538
20221739

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99652 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 99652 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 2000s. Looking at 99652 real estate data, the median home value of $203,500 is slightly higher than average 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 99652. Rentals in 99652 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99652 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 3,703 100%
 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 707 24%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 485 17%
 Renter Occupied Households 309 11%
 Households Vacant 1,427 49%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 26 1.8%
 Rented & Unoccupied 2 0.1%
 For Sale Only 44 3.1%
 Sold & Unoccupied 5 0.4%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 1,250 87.6%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0.0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 100 7.0%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 2%
 1 Bedroom 63 20%
 2 Bedroom 164 51%
 3+ Bedroom 88 28%
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 $62,313 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99652 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. If you are a person that likes walking or biking to work, it will be a comfort for you to know that 99652 has a well above average number of people who do not use a vehicle to commute. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 99652 are able to work from home than most places in the nation. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. However, that is not the case in 99652. It has a much lower than average number of people that make it to work in under half an hour. It is much more common for employees to have to travel over 45 minutes to their place of employment than most parts of country which could indicate bad traffic or that people typically live far from where they work.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 791 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,327 41%
 No Earnings 1,120 35%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 791 24%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 1,327 41%
 No Earnings 1,120 35%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 1,302 79.1%
 Public transportation 5 0.3%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 187 11.4%
 Worked at Home 153 9.3%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 98 7.4%
 High School Graduate 909 68.2%
 Associate's degree 89 6.7%
 Bachelor's degree 146 11.0%
 Master's degree 67 5.0%
 Professional school degree 20 1.5%
 Doctorate degree 4 0.3%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 817 74.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 144 13.1%
 Not Enrolled in School 139 12.6%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99652

ZIP Code 99652 is in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District. There are 2 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99652.

Big Lake Elementary
Mile 4.5 South Big Lake Rd
Big Lake, AK 99652
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District
Houston High School
12501 West Hawk Rd
Big Lake, AK 99652
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Matanuska-Susitna Borough School District

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