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ZIP Code 99768

Post Office City:Ruby, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
Timezone: America/Anchorage (10:50pm)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:64.5, -154.9
ZIP (~63 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99768

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 99768. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 99768 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:
Ruby, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99768 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99768 is located in western Alaska and covers an extremely large 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 99768 are primarily American Indian or Alaskan Native. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of young adults is slightly higher than average. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99768 ZIP code is extremely large compared to other areas of the country.

Population 175
Population Density 0 people per sq mi
Housing Units 150
Median Home Value $115,300
Land Area 4,841.12 sq mi
Water Area 110.97 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 66
Median Household Income $24,464

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 42Female Median Age: 36

Under 57411
85 Plus011


 Male 97 55%
 Female 78 45%


 White 14 8%
 Black Or African American 0 0%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 148 85%
 Asian 3 2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 0 0%
 Other Race 0 0%
 Two Or More Races 10 6%

Head of Household by Age

85 Plus101

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 28 42%
 Single Guardian 12 18%
 Singles 24 36%
 Singles With Roommate 2 3%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 3
 Households without Kids 38 58%
 Households with Kids 28 42%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99768 has an extremely large percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are vacant. Homes in ZIP code 99768 were primarily built in the 1990s. Looking at 99768 real estate data, the median home value of $115,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99768 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $300-$499/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99768 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

For more information, see Ruby, AK home values.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 175 100%
 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 13 9%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 35 23%
 Renter Occupied Households 18 12%
 Households Vacant 84 56%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 11 13%
 Rented & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Sale Only 0 0%
 Sold & Unoccupied 0 0%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 53 63%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 20 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 2 14%
 1 Bedroom 4 29%
 2 Bedroom 2 14%
 3+ Bedroom 6 43%
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 $24,464 is compared to the rest of the country.

ZIP 99768 is unusual in that "Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means" is the most frequent method of transportation to work instead of vehicles. 99768 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. Compared to other ZIP codes in the country, 99768 has very few people that work at home. In most parts of the country, the majority of commuters get to work in under half an hour. The commute in 99768 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 22 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 54%
 No Earnings 48 32%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 22 14%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 82 54%
 No Earnings 48 32%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 15 33%
 Public transportation 0 0%
 Taxicab 0 0%
 Motorcycle 5 11%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 25 56%
 Worked at Home 0 0%
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. The area has a less than average percentage of people who have a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 24 20%
 High School Graduate 79 67%
 Associate's degree 4 3%
 Bachelor's degree 5 4%
 Master's degree 6 5%
 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 54 82%
 Enrolled in Private School 4 6%
 Not Enrolled in School 8 12%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99768

ZIP Code 99768 is in the Yukon-Koyukuk School District. There are 1 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99768.

Merreline a Kangas School
1st & Hilltop
Ruby, AK 99768
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Yukon-Koyukuk School District

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