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ZIP Code 99722

Post Office City:Arctic Village, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (4:09pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:68, -143
ZIP (~160 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99722

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 99722. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 99722 is usually the name of the main post office. When mailing your package or letter, always include the preferred or acceptable cities. Using any city in the list of unacceptable cities may result in delays.

Primary/preferred city:
Arctic Village, AK
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Stats and Demographics for the 99722 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99722 is located in northwest 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 99722 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 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 99722 ZIP code is large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 152
Population Density 13 people per sq mi
Housing Units 85
Median Home Value $85,000
Land Area 11.96 sq mi
Water Area 2.23 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 65
Median Household Income $27,500

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 29Male Median Age: 29Female Median Age: 29

Under 58412
85 Plus000


 Male 86 57%
 Female 66 43%


 White 7 5%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 135 89%
 Asian 0 0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 10 7%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus000

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 10 15%
 Single Guardian 27 42%
 Singles 24 37%
 Singles With Roommate 4 6%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 41 63%
 Households with Kids 24 37%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99722 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99722 were primarily built in the 1980s or the 1990s. Looking at 99722 real estate data, the median home value of $85,000 is low compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99722 are most commonly studio apartments. The rent for studio apartments is normally $500-$749/month including utilities. 1 bedrooms are also common and rent for $750-$999/month. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99722 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Arctic Village, AK home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 152 100%
 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 0 0%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 49 58%
 Renter Occupied Households 16 19%
 Households Vacant 20 24%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 2 10%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 4 20%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 14 70%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 5 45%
 1 Bedroom 4 36%
 2 Bedroom 0 0%
 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 $27,500 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99722 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99722 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. Instead of a commute, a higher percentage of people in 99722 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. The commute in 99722 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.

Employment Status

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 5%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 72%
 No Earnings 22 22%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 5 5%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 71 72%
 No Earnings 22 22%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 2 6%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 27 82%
 Worked at Home 4 12%
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 16 23%
 High School Graduate 47 68%
 Associate's degree 3 4%
 Bachelor's degree 1 1%
 Master's degree 2 3%
 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 35 95%
 Enrolled in Private School 0 0%
 Not Enrolled in School 2 5%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99722

ZIP Code 99722 is in the Yukon Flats School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99722.

Arctic Village School
305 Mountain Street
Arctic Village, AK 99722
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yukon Flats School District

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