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ZIP Code 99662

Post Office City:Scammon Bay, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wade Hampton Census Area
Timezone: America/Nome (3:12pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:61.84, -165.59
ZIP (~1 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99662

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Primary/preferred city:
Scammon Bay, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99662 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99662 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 99662 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 young adults is extremely large. There are also an extremely large number of single parents and an extremely small number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99662 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 480
Population Density 67 people per sq mi
Housing Units 105
Median Home Value $118,800
Land Area 7.15 sq mi
Water Area 0.00 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 96
Median Household Income $31,250

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 18Male Median Age: 17Female Median Age: 18

Under 5352257
85 Plus134


 Male 265 55%
 Female 215 45%


 White 5 1.0%
 Black Or African American 1 0.2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 473 98.5%
 Asian 0 0.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0.0%
 Other Race 0 0.0%
 Two Or More Races 1 0.2%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus134

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 44 46%
 Single Guardian 41 43%
 Singles 10 10%
 Singles With Roommate 1 1%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 5
 Households without Kids 18 19%
 Households with Kids 78 81%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99662 has a small percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99662 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1970s. Looking at 99662 real estate data, the median home value of $118,800 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99662 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 2 bedrooms are also common and rent for $300-$499/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99662 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 474 99%
 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 6 1%
 Other Noninstitutional 0 0%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 3 3%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 47%
 Renter Occupied Households 44 42%
 Households Vacant 9 9%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 22%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 0 0%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 7 78%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 20%
 1 Bedroom 4 16%
 2 Bedroom 7 28%
 3+ Bedroom 9 36%
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 $31,250 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99662 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99662 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 99662 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 Scammon Bay, AK transportation.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 26 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 53%
 No Earnings 104 38%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 26 9%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 146 53%
 No Earnings 104 38%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 4 5%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 79 91%
 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 percentage of people that did not graduate high school is among the highest in the nation. A very small percentage of people in the area attended and graduated college.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 46 23.7%
 High School Graduate 144 74.2%
 Associate's degree 1 0.5%
 Bachelor's degree 3 1.5%
 Master's degree 0 0.0%
 Professional school degree 0 0.0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0.0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 203 97%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 7 3%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99662

ZIP Code 99662 is in the Lower Yukon School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99662.

Scammon Bay School
General Delivery
Scammon Bay, AK 99662
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Lower Yukon School District

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