Zip Code 99506 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameJoint Base Elmendorf-Richardson
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anchorage
Area Code907
Current Population:7749
Racial Majority: 64.48%
Public School Racial Majority:White 58.4%
Unemployment Rate:5.6%
Median Household Income$53763
Average Adjusted Gross Income$41770
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time14 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area21 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)61.26484000, -149.80061900

Zip Code 99506 Description

Zip Code 99506 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99506 is primarily located in Anchorage County. The official US Postal Service name for 99506 is JBER, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99506 are contained within or border the city limits of Anchorage, AK, . The area code for zip code 99506 is 907. 99506 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99506 is 5.6% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.0% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 5.9% and higher than the current national unemployment rate at 5.2%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 99506 increased to 7749 from 6621 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99506 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99506 public schools is White. 39.9% of students in 99506 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 4856 64.48% 5572 -13%
 Black Or African American 892 11.84% 690 +29%
 Hispanic 950 12.61% 873 +9%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 19 0.25% 49 -61%
 Asian 314 4.17% 166 +89%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 27 0.36% 32 -16%
 Other Race 10 0.16% 10 +20%
 Two Or More Races 357 6.12% 357 +29%

Zip Code 99506 Race/Ethnicity

 White 58.4%
 Black Or African American 10.8%
 Hispanic 16.6%
 Asian 1.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 2%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1.1%
 Two or More Races 9.1%

Zip Code 99506 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population77496621
Male Population53.00%
Female Population47.00%
Total Households2030
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$53763
Income Under $50K Per Year46.30%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year41.10%
Income Above $100K Per Year12.70%
99506 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$749000
Average Real Estate Sale Price$0
Current Unemployment Level 5.6%
Previous Month Unemployment Level6.1%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.3%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness Zone
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsc - Continental Subarctic - Cold Dry Summer
Average First Frost Dates
Average Last Frost Dates

Zip Code 99506 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anchorage, AK
CBSA Type99506
CBSA Population376085
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours