Zip Code 99709 Map and Profile

Official Zip Code NameFairbanks
Zip Code StateAlaska
Zip Code TypeNon-Unique
Primary County: Fairbanks North Star
Area Code907
Current Population:29830
Racial Majority: 73.58%
Public School Racial Majority:White 61.9%
Unemployment Rate:4.9%
Median Household Income$66183
Average Adjusted Gross Income$77750
School Test Performance:Poor
Average Commute Time17.9 Minutes
Time Zone:Alaska Daylight Time
Elevation Range0-0 Feet
Area841 Sqm.
Coordinates(Y,X)64.94218200, -148.26706800

Zip Code 99709 Description

Zip Code 99709 is located in the state of Alaska in the Fairbanks metro area. Zip code 99709 is primarily located in Fairbanks North Star County. The official US Postal Service name for 99709 is FAIRBANKS, Alaska. Portions of zip code 99709 are contained within or border the city limits of Ester, AK, College, AK, Fairbanks, AK, and Fox, AK. The area code for zip code 99709 is 907. 99709 can be classified socioeconically as a Middle Class class zipcode in comparison to other zipcodes in Alaska.

The current unemployment level in 99709 is 4.9% which is higher than the current county unemployment level of 4.9% and is lower than the current state unemployment at 7.1% and lower than the current national unemployment rate at 6.0%.

According the 2010 US Census, the population of 99709 increased to 29830 from 24202 over the past 10 years. The majority ethnicity residing in 99709 is while the majority ethnicity attending 99709 public schools is White. 28.6% of students in 99709 public schools receive or are eligible to participate in free or reduced lunch programs.

 White 23295 73.58% 22319 +4%
 Black Or African American 939 2.97% 816 +15%
 Hispanic 1917 6.06% 1449 +32%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 2361 7.46% 2345 +1%
 Asian 854 2.7% 873 -2%
 Native Hawaiian & Other Pacific Islander 227 0.72% 88 +158%
 Other Race 64 0.3% 64 +47%
 Two Or More Races 1876 6.23% 1876 +5%

Zip Code 99709 Race/Ethnicity

 White 61.9%
 Black Or African American 2.9%
 Hispanic 5.6%
 Asian 2.4%
 Hawaii/Pacific Islander 0.5%
 American Indian Or Alaskan Native 18.2%
 Two or More Races 8.6%

Zip Code 99709 Public School Race/Ethnicity Profile

Total Population2983024202
Male Population52.20%
Female Population47.80%
Total Households12270
Test Score PerformancePoor
Percentage of Students Eligible For
Free or Reduced Lunch
Percentage of Public Schools with
Title 1 Status
Median Household Income$66183
Income Under $50K Per Year35.10%
Income $50K to $100K Per Year35.40%
Income Above $100K Per Year29.50%
99709 US Congressional District
DistrictRepresentativeParty Affiliation
Alaska District 1
Related Maps: Map of All Alaska Congressional Districts

Average Real Estate Asking Price$199837
Average Real Estate Sale Price$227500
Current Unemployment Level 4.9%
Previous Month Unemployment Level5.6%
Unemployment Level 1 Year Ago5.0%
2012 Hardiness ZoneZone 2b: -45F to -40F
1990 Hardiness ZoneZone 1b : -55F to -50 F
Köppen Climate ClassificationDfc - Subarctic With Cool Summers And Year Around Rainfall
Average First Frost DatesRare
Average Last Frost DatesRare

Zip Code 99709 Annual Climate Data

Avg Min Temp (°F)
Avg Max Temp (°F)
Avg Precip (In.)
Core Based Statistical
Area (CBSA)
Fairbanks, AK
CBSA Type99709
CBSA Population95574
Time ZoneAlaska Daylight Time
IANA Time ZoneAmerica/Anchorage
Follows DSTYes
GMT Difference- Hours