Zip Code 99517 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameAnchorage
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Anchorage
Area Code907
Current Population:16645
Racial Majority:White 63.39%
Public School Racial Majority:White 42%
Unemployment Rate:6.5%
Median Household Income$68320
Average Adjusted Gross Income$83130
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time15.1 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area3 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)61.19006400, -149.93671800

Zip Code 99517 Description

Zip Code 99517 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99517 is primarily located in Anchorage County. The official US Postal Service name for 99517 is ANCHORAGE, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99517 are contained within or border the city limits of Anchorage, AK, . The area code for zip code 99517 is 907. 99517 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99517 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 99517 decreased to 16645 from 16696 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99517 is White while the majority ethnicity attending 99517 public schools is White. 50.2% of students in 99517 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 10648 63.39% 10655 +-0%
 Black Or African American 541 3.22% 459 +18%
 Hispanic 1140 6.79% 1079 +6%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 913 5.44% 1246 -27%
 Asian 1683 10.02% 1668 +1%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 537 3.2% 393 +37%
 Other Race 39 0.07% 39 -69%
 Two Or More Races 1106 7.88% 1106 +20%

Zip Code 99517 Race/Ethnicity

 White 42%
 Black Or African American 5.6%
 Hispanic 12.1%
 Asian 12.7%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 6.3%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 7.9%
 Two or More Races 13.3%

Zip Code 99517 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population1664516696
Male Population50.70%
Female Population49.30%
Total Households6950
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$68320
Income Under $50K Per Year35.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year36.30%
Income Above $100K Per Year28.60%
99517 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$323354
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 ZoneZone 4b : -25F to -20 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsc - Continental Subarctic - Cold Dry Summer
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 99517 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anchorage, AK
CBSA Type99517
CBSA Population376085
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours