Cold Bay, AK 99571 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99571: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Cold Bay, AK 99571

Acceptable Alternative
Adak, AK 99571
Nelson Lagoon, AK 99571

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Borough: Aleutians East Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 55.18, Longitude -162.72
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Cold Bay, AK 99571 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 163
Daytime Population: Workers 214
Daytime Population: Residents 16
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 230
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.41
Population in Households 163
Population in Familes 122
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 83


Median Household Income $55,914
Average Household Income $123,100
Per Capita Income $52,110


Total Housing Units 123 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24 (19.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 45 (36.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 (43.9%)
Median Home Value $110,000
Average Home Value $132,292


Total Households 69
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 42
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.0% -0.12%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families -0.32% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.52%
Per Capita Income   1.34%

Cold Bay, AK 99571 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99571 to the other 232 ZIP Codes in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 174 25th
Population Density # 175 19th
Diversity Index # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 88 63rd
Per Capita Income # 5 98th

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