Zip Code 99686 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameValdez
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Valdez-Cordova
Secondary County: Kenai Peninsula
Area Code907
Current Population:4005
Racial Majority: 72.57%
Public School Racial Majority:White 67.9%
Unemployment Rate:9.8%
Median Household Income$77517
Average Adjusted Gross Income$85170
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time14.8 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area4158 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)60.82746300, -147.33597500

Zip Code 99686 Description

Zip Code 99686 is located in the state of Alaska in the Anchorage metro area. Zip code 99686 is primarily located in Valdez-Cordova County. Portions of 99686 are also located in Kenai Peninsula County. The official US Postal Service name for 99686 is VALDEZ, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99686 are contained within or border the city limits of Valdez, AK, Chenega, AK, Whittier, AK, Tatitlek, AK, and Anchorage, AK. The area code for zip code 99686 is 907. 99686 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99686 is 9.8% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 5.4% 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 99686 decreased to 4005 from 4043 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99686 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99686 public schools is White. 30.5% of students in 99686 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 2908 72.57% 3153 -8%
 Black Or African American 4 0.1% 24 -83%
 Hispanic 341 8.51% 185 +84%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 388 9.68% 305 +27%
 Asian 44 1.1% 76 -42%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 9 0.22% 32 -72%
 Other Race 0 1.9% 0 +0%
 Two Or More Races 230 5.91% 230 +3%

Zip Code 99686 Race/Ethnicity

 White 67.9%
 Black Or African American 0.2%
 Hispanic 6.4%
 Asian 1.8%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 15.1%
 Two or More Races 8.1%

Zip Code 99686 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population40054043
Male Population53.40%
Female Population46.60%
Total Households1592
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$77517
Income Under $50K Per Year31.00%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year34.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year34.60%
99686 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$258500
Average Real Estate Sale Price$0
Current Unemployment Level 9.8%
Previous Month Unemployment Level8.5%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago9.6%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 4a: -30F to -25F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 3b : -35F to -30 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfc - Subarctic With Cool Summers And Year Around Rainfall
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 99686 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
CBSA Population0
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours