Zip Code 99645 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NamePalmer
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Matanuska-Susitna
Secondary County: Valdez-Cordova
Area Code907
Current Population:25176
Racial Majority: 81.38%
Public School Racial Majority:White 72.5%
Unemployment Rate:7.4%
Median Household Income$63251
Average Adjusted Gross Income$75390
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time31.6 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area2499 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)61.60659400, -148.17242900

Zip Code 99645 Description

Zip Code 99645 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99645 is primarily located in Matanuska-Susitna County. Portions of 99645 are also located in Valdez-Cordova County. The official US Postal Service name for 99645 is PALMER, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99645 are contained within or border the city limits of Glacier View, AK, Knik River, AK, Chickaloon, AK, Sutton-Alpine, AK, Butte, AK, Lazy Mountain, AK, Fishhook, AK, Buffalo Soapstone, AK, Gateway, AK, Farm Loop, AK, Palmer, AK, Lakes, AK, and Anchorage, AKKnik-, . The area code for zip code 99645 is 907. 99645 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99645 is 7.4% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 7.4% and is higher 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 99645 increased to 25176 from 18880 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99645 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99645 public schools is White. 29.5% of students in 99645 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

20142010Change(+/-)
 White 21626 81.38% 20805 +4%
 Black Or African American 373 1.4% 290 +29%
 Hispanic 1155 4.35% 918 +26%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 1205 4.53% 1350 -11%
 Asian 304 1.14% 275 +11%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 84 0.32% 67 +25%
 Other Race 48 0.08% 48 -56%
 Two Or More Races 1423 6.79% 1423 +27%

Zip Code 99645 Race/Ethnicity

 White 72.5%
 Black Or African American 2.4%
 Hispanic 3.2%
 Asian 3.2%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 1.1%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 17.5%
 Two or More Races 0%

Zip Code 99645 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

20102000
Total Population2517618880
Male Population51.60%
Female Population48.40%
Total Households8719
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
29.5%
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
45.5%
Median Household Income$63251
Income Under $50K Per Year39.50%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.90%
Income Above $100K Per Year24.60%
99645 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$266437
Average Real Estate Sale Price$78000
Current Unemployment Level 7.4%
Previous Month Unemployment Level7.3%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago6.9%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4b: -25F to -20F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 2b : -45F to -40 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDsc - Continental Subarctic - Cold Dry Summer
Ecoregion
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 99645 Annual Climate Data

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDecAnnual
Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Anchorage, AK
CBSA Type99645
CBSA Population376085
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours