Zip Code 99501 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAnchorage
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anchorage
Area Code907
Current Population:17603
Racial Majority: 53.79%
Public School Racial Majority:White 35.1%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$45943
Average Adjusted Gross Income$79620
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area6 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)61.21754300, -149.86936700

Zip Code 99501 Description

Zip Code 99501 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99501 is primarily located in Anchorage County. The official US Postal Service name for 99501 is ANCHORAGE, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99501 are contained within or border the city limits of Anchorage, AK, . The area code for zip code 99501 is 907. 99501 can be classified socioeconically as a Lower Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99501 is 6.5% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 99501 increased to 17603 from 16211 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99501 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99501 public schools is White. 60.6% of students in 99501 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 9131 53.79% 9668 -6%
 Black Or African American 1664 9.8% 1447 +15%
 Hispanic 1136 6.69% 1378 -18%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2228 13.12% 2040 +9%
 Asian 983 5.79% 1220 -19%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 402 2.37% 629 -36%
 Other Race 43 0.29% 43 +16%
 Two Or More Races 1178 8.14% 1178 +17%

Zip Code 99501 Race/Ethnicity

 White 35.1%
 Black Or African American 9.7%
 Hispanic 20.8%
 Asian 6.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6.7%
 Two or More Races 11.7%

Zip Code 99501 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population1760316211
Male Population54.00%
Female Population46.00%
Total Households7854
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
60.6%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
60.0%
Median Household Income$45943
Income Under $50K Per Year53.90%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year27.80%
Income Above $100K Per Year18.30%
99501 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$396412
Average Real Estate Sale Price$0
Current Unemployment Level 6.5%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago4.7%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness Zone
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsc - Continental Subarctic - Cold Dry Summer
Ecoregion
Average First Frost Dates
Average Last Frost Dates

Zip Code 99501 Annual Climate Data

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Avg Min Temp (°F)
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Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anchorage, AK
CBSA Type99501
CBSA Population376085
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours