Wasilla, AK 99623 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99623: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Wasilla, AK 99623

Acceptable Alternative
Big Lake, AK 99623
Big Lake, AK 99623
Houston, AK 99623
Meadow Lake, AK 99623

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Businesses Addresses: 45
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,183
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Borough: Matanuska Susitna Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 61.593, Longitude -149.415
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Wasilla, AK 99623 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 26,747
Population in Households 26,647
Population in Familes 21,964
Population in Group Qrtrs 100
Population Density1 83
Diversity Index2 40


Total Households 9,599
Average Household Size 2.78
Family Households 6,712
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 12,312 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 7,592 (61.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,007 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,713 (22.0%)
Median Home Value $253,920
Average Home Value $269,889


Median Household Income $68,474
Average Household Income $87,768
Per Capita Income $31,597
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.65% 1.69%
Households 1.72% 1.72%
Families 1.6% 1.64%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.36%
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.


Wasilla, AK 99623 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99623 to the other 227 ZIP Codes in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 10 96th
Population Density1 # 44 81st
Diversity Index2 # 98 57th
Median Household Income # 39 83rd
Per Capita Income # 66 71st

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