JBER, AK 99506 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99506: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
JBER, AK 99506

Acceptable Alternative
Anchorage, AK 99506
Elmendorf AFB, AK 99506

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 44
  • Single Family Addresses: 2,181
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Borough: Anchorage Municipality Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 61.232, Longitude -149.789
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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JBER, AK 99506 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 7,948
Population in Households 6,711
Population in Familes 6,599
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,237
Population Density1 318
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 2,061
Average Household Size 3.26
Family Households 1,976
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 2,065 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 14 ( 0.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,047 (99.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 4 ( 0.2%)
Median Home Value $216,667
Average Home Value $185,714


Median Household Income $56,859
Average Household Income $69,741
Per Capita Income $22,266
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.39% 0.14%
Households 0.23% 0.08%
Families 0.2% 0.06%
Median Household Income   1.72%
Per Capita Income   1.45%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

JBER, AK 99506 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99506 to the other 233 ZIP Codes in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 28 88th
Population Density1 # 18 93rd
Diversity Index2 # 62 74th
Median Household Income # 80 66th
Per Capita Income # 133 43rd

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