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ZIP Code 99929

Post Office City:Wrangell, AK (View All Cities)
ZIP Type: PO Box (Reserve a PO Box)
County: Wrangell City and Borough
Timezone: America/Sitka (6:13am)
Area code: 907 (Area Code Map)
Coordinates:56, -132
ZIP (~79 mile radius)

Cities in ZIP code 99929

The list below includes the cities that the US Post Office accepts for ZIP code 99929. The preferred city may not be the city in which the ZIP is located. The city for 99929 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:
Wrangell, AK

Stats and Demographics for the 99929 ZIP Code

ZIP code 99929 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 99929 are primarily white. The number of middle aged adults is extremely large while the number of seniors is large. There are also a large number of single adults and a slightly less than average number of families. The percentage of children under 18 living in the 99929 ZIP code is slightly less than average compared to other areas of the country.

Population 2,338
Population Density 1 people per sq mi
Housing Units 1,339
Median Home Value $157,300
Land Area 2,161.61 sq mi
Water Area 246.11 sq mi
Occupied Housing Units 1,037
Median Household Income $45,649

Estimated Population over Time

Total Population by Age

Median Age: 46Male Median Age: 47Female Median Age: 46


MaleFemaleTotal
Under 56069129
5-96469133
10-148371154
15-198666152
20-247046116
25-296055115
30-34424486
35-395954113
40-445570125
45-4910184185
50-54129111240
55-59119112231
60-6410585190
65-696457121
70-746147108
75-79363066
80-84202141
85 Plus112233

Gender

 Male 1,225 52%
 Female 1,113 48%
Gender

Race

 White 1,691 72.3%
 Black Or African American 3 0.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 384 16.4%
 Asian 33 1.4%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 1 0.0%
 Other Race 5 0.2%
 Two Or More Races 221 9.5%
Race

Head of Household by Age


OwnerRenterTotal
15-2494352
25-344066106
35-447953132
45-5417076246
55-6419359252
65-7412425149
75-84532780
85 Plus16420

Families vs Singles

 Husband Wife Family Households 488 47%
 Single Guardian 132 13%
 Singles 338 33%
 Singles With Roommate 79 8%
Families vs Singles

Households with Kids

Average Household Size: 2
 Households without Kids 777 75%
 Households with Kids 260 25%
Households with Kids

Children by Age


MaleFemaleTotal
181725
2131124
3131629
415924
5131023
691625
7141125
8131326
9151934
10171027
11141024
12151631
13211132
14162440
15181634
16151631
17241135
18211132
1981220
2014923

Real Estate and Housing

ZIP code 99929 has a slightly higher than average percentage of vacancies.

The majority of household are owned or have a mortgage. Homes in ZIP code 99929 were primarily built in the 1970s or the 1980s. Looking at 99929 real estate data, the median home value of $157,300 is slightly less than average compared to the rest of the country. It is also slightly less than average compared to nearby ZIP codes. 99929 could be an area to look for cheap housing compared to surrounding areas. Rentals in 99929 are most commonly 2 bedrooms. The rent for 2 bedrooms is normally $750-$999/month including utilities. Prices for rental property include ZIP code 99929 apartments, townhouses, and homes that are primary residences.

Housing Type

 In Occupied Housing Units 2,319 99.2%
 Correctional Facility For Adults 0 0.0%
 Juvenile Facilities 0 0.0%
 Nursing Facilities 6 0.3%
 Other Institutional 10 0.4%
 College Student Housing 0 0.0%
 Military Quarters 0 0.0%
 Other Noninstitutional 3 0.1%
Housing Type

Year Housing was Built

Housing Occupancy

 Owned Households With A Mortgage 335 25%
 Owned Households Free & Clear 349 26%
 Renter Occupied Households 353 26%
 Households Vacant 302 23%
Housing Occupancy

Vacancy Reasons

 For Rent 27 9%
 Rented & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Sale Only 18 6%
 Sold & Unoccupied 4 1%
 For Season Recreational Or Occasional Use 176 58%
 For Migrant Workers 0 0%
 Vacant For Other Reasons 73 24%
Vacancy Reasons

Owner Occupied Home Values

Rental Properties by Number of Rooms

 Studio Apartment 6 2%
 1 Bedroom 76 23%
 2 Bedroom 163 50%
 3+ Bedroom 84 26%
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 $45,649 is compared to the rest of the country. It is also compared to nearby ZIP codes. So 99929 is likely to be one of the nicer parts of town with a more affluent demographic.

As with most parts of the country, vehicles are the most common form of transportation to places of employment. 99929 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 99929 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 630 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 673 34%
 No Earnings 686 34%
Employment Status

Average Household Income over Time

Household Income

Annual Individual Earnings

Source of Earnings

 Worked Full-time with Earnings 630 32%
 Worked Part-time with Earnings 673 34%
 No Earnings 686 34%
Source of Earnings

Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

 Car, truck, or van 791 77.1%
 Public transportation 1 0.1%
 Taxicab 0 0.0%
 Motorcycle 0 0.0%
 Bicycle, Walked, or Other Means 178 17.3%
 Worked at Home 56 5.5%
Means Of Transportation To Work for Workers 16 and Over

Travel Time to Work (In Minutes)

Schools and Education

The population is likely to value education because they are very well educated themselves. A much higher percentation of the population has received a college degree.

Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

 Less than High School Diploma 195 10.9%
 High School Graduate 1,193 67.0%
 Associate's degree 92 5.2%
 Bachelor's degree 242 13.6%
 Master's degree 52 2.9%
 Professional school degree 5 0.3%
 Doctorate degree 2 0.1%
Educational Attainment For The Population 25 Years And Over

School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

 Enrolled in Public School 382 90.7%
 Enrolled in Private School 2 0.5%
 Not Enrolled in School 37 8.8%
School Enrollment (Ages 3 to 17)

Schools in ZIP Code 99929

ZIP Code 99929 is in the Wrangell Public School District. There are 4 different elementary schools and high schools with mailing addresses in ZIP code 99929.

Evergreen Elementary
350 Bennett St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wrangell Public School District
Stikine Middle School
312 Church St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grade Level: Middle/Elementary
District: Wrangell Public School District
Alaska Virtual Academy
Reid St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grade Level: Primary/Elementary
District: Wrangell Public School District
Wrangell High School
Reid St
Wrangell, AK 99929
Grade Level: High/Secondary
District: Wrangell Public School District

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