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ZIP Code 99835

Primary City:Sitka, AK (View All Cities)
County: City and Borough of Sitka
Timezone: America/Juneau (6:56am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:57, -136
ZIP (~117 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99835

The cities below are at least partially located in ZIP code 99835. 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 99835. However, if you are mailing something to ZIP code 99835, 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:
Sitka, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99835 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99835 is located in southwest 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 99835 are primarily white. The number of people in their late 20s to early 40s is extremely large while the number of middle aged adults is extremely large. There are also a small number of families and a large number of single adults. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99835 ZIP code is slightly higher than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 8,880
Population Density 5 people per sq mi
Housing Units 4,085
Median Home Value $323,200
Land Area 1,614.99 sq mi
Water Area 369.32 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 3,544
Median Household Income $69,405

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 38Male Median Age: 38Female Median Age: 39


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 5343281624
5-9278283561
10-14302244546
15-19283277560
20-24242277519
25-29299314613
30-34330311641
35-39311293604
40-44297264561
45-49333316649
50-54391396787
55-59350346696
60-64280231511
65-69166153319
70-74119138257
75-796897165
80-845377130
85 Plus35102137

Gender

 Male 4,480 50%
 Female 4,400 50%
Gender

Race

 White 5,797 65.3%
 Black Or African American 47 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1,493 16.8%
 Asian 529 6.0%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 30 0.3%
 Other Race 113 1.3%
 Two Or More Races 871 9.8%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2421128149
25-34201402603
35-44340272612
45-54500315815
55-64517192709
65-7429773370
75-8413562197
85 Plus385189

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 1,614 46%
 Single Guardian 597 17%
 Singles 1,027 29%
 Singles With Roommate 306 9%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 2,391 67%
 Households with Kids 1,153 33%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
16162123
28463147
37051121
46755122
55857115
65057107
75454108
85560115
96155116
107150121
116552117
124753100
13563793
146352115
155458112
166966135
175953112
184463107
19573794
20404787

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99835 has a slightly less than average percentage of vacancies. The Census also indicates that there are one or more correctional facilities, nursing homes and military bases nearby.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99835 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99835 real estate data, the median home value of $323,200 is high compared to the rest of the country. Rentals in 99835 are most commonly 3+ bedrooms. The rent for 3+ bedrooms is normally $1,000+/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99835 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 8,625 97.1%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 3 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 13 0.1%
 Nursing Facilities 58 0.7%
 Other Institutional 21 0.2%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 11 0.1%
 Other Noninstitutional 149 1.7%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 1,286 31%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 763 19%
 Renter Occupied Households 1,495 37%
 Households Vacant 541 13%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 129 24%
 Rented & Unoccupied 23 4%
 For Sale Only 31 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 13 2%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 223 41%
 For Migrant Workers 5 1%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 117 22%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 101 6%
 1 Bedroom 287 18%
 2 Bedroom 505 32%
 3+ Bedroom 664 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 $69,405 is compared to the rest of the country.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 99835 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 99835 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 3,124 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,372 33%
 No Earnings 1,603 23%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Sources of Household Income

Percent of Households Receiving Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Investment Income

Percent of Households Receiving Investment Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Household Retirement Income

Percent of Households Receiving Retirement Income

Average Income per Household by Income Source

* Only taxable income is reported.

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 3,124 44%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 2,372 33%
 No Earnings 1,603 23%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 3,381 72.2%
 Public transportation 94 2.0%
 Taxicab 2 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 1,017 21.7%
 Worked at Home 186 4.0%
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 285 9%
 High School Graduate 1,666 53%
 Associate's degree 176 6%
 Bachelor's degree 597 19%
 Master's degree 276 9%
 Professional school degree 47 2%
 Doctorate degree 70 2%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 1,450 86.3%
 Enrolled in Private School 75 4.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 155 9.2%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99835

ZIP Code 99835 is in the Sitka School District. There are 8 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99835.

Sitka Correspondence
305 Baranof St
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Sitka School District
Baranof Elementary
305 Baranof St
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sitka School District
Blatchley Middle School
601 Halibut Point Rd
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Sitka School District
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary
307 Kashevaroff
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Sitka School District
Mt. Edgecumbe High School
1330 Seward Ave
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Mount Edgecumbe High School Agency School District
Pacific High School
509 Lincoln
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sitka School District
Sitka High School
1000 Lake St
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Sitka School District
Sitka Sda School
1613 Halibut Point Rd
Sitka, AK 99835
Grade Level: Other/Combined or Ungraded
District: Private

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