Zip Code 99516 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAnchorage
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anchorage
Area Code907
Current Population:20095
Racial Majority:White 84.62%
Public School Racial Majority:White 68.8%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$117263
Average Adjusted Gross Income$155940
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time20.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area45 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)61.07267100, -149.71528000

Zip Code 99516 Description

Zip Code 99516 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99516 is primarily located in Anchorage County. The official US Postal Service name for 99516 is ANCHORAGE, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99516 are contained within or border the city limits of Anchorage, AK, . The area code for zip code 99516 is 907. 99516 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99516 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 99516 decreased to 20095 from 21546 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99516 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 99516 public schools is White. 17.4% of students in 99516 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 18338 84.62% 16809 +9%
 Black Or African American 409 1.89% 309 +32%
 Hispanic 690 3.18% 709 -3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 705 3.25% 653 +8%
 Asian 564 2.6% 791 -29%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 99 0.46% 27 +267%
 Other Race 31 0.12% 31 -19%
 Two Or More Races 766 3.88% 766 +10%

Zip Code 99516 Race/Ethnicity

 White 68.8%
 Black Or African American 1.4%
 Hispanic 7.4%
 Asian 5.9%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.7%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 6.1%
 Two or More Races 9.7%

Zip Code 99516 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2009521546
Male Population50.90%
Female Population49.10%
Total Households6879
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$117263
Income Under $50K Per Year11.70%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year26.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year61.90%
99516 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$428284
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
Average First Frost Dates
Average Last Frost Dates

Zip Code 99516 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anchorage, AK
CBSA Type99516
CBSA Population376085
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours