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ZIP Code 99734

Primary City:Prudhoe Bay, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: North Slope Borough
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:69, -148
ZIP (~452 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99734

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99734. 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 99734. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99734, 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:
Prudhoe Bay, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99734 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99734 is located in northwest 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 99734 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of seniors is extremely small. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99734 ZIP code is extremely small compared to other areas of the country.

Population 845
Population Density 4 people per sq mi
Housing Units 0
Land Area 201.28 sq mi
Water Area 121.17 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 0

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 36Male Median Age: 36Female Median Age: 45

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


 Male 761 90%
 Female 84 10%


 White 707 83.7%
 Black Or African American 13 1.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 72 8.5%
 Asian 8 0.9%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 3 0.4%
 Other Race 15 1.8%
 Two Or More Races 27 3.2%

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 0 0.0%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 0 0.0%
 Other Institutional 0 0.0%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 1 0.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 844 99.9%
Housing Type

Employment, Income, Earnings, and Work

ZIP 99734 is unusual in that "Worked at Home" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. Residents in ZIP code 99734 use public transportation to travel to work more than most areas of the nation. 99734 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 99734 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. The commute in 99734 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 514 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 736 59%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 514 41%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 736 59%
 No Earnings 0 0%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 187 16%
 Public transportation 61 5%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 0 0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 379 32%
 Worked at Home 549 47%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The area has some of the highest percentages of people who attended college of any ZIP.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 44 4%
 High School Graduate 677 69%
 Associate's degree 126 13%
 Bachelor's degree 124 13%
 Master's degree 12 1%
 Professional school degree 0 0%
 Doctorate degree 0 0%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

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