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: 47
  • Single Family Addresses: 4,489
  • 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, 2017)


Total Population 24,407
Daytime Population: Workers 2,533
Daytime Population: Residents 14,506
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 17,039
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.70
Population in Households 24,163
Population in Familes 19,583
Population in Group Qrtrs 244
Population Density2 56
Diversity Index3 40


Median Household Income $70,781
Average Household Income $86,795
Per Capita Income $30,882


Total Housing Units 10,768 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,758 (62.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,832 (17.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,178 (20.2%)
Median Home Value $222,286
Average Home Value $259,544


Total Households 8,590
Average Household Size 2.81
Family Households 5,880
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 0.75% 0.77%
Households 0.62% 0.74%
Families 0.38% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.5%
Per Capita Income   2.79%

Wasilla, AK 99623 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99623 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 # 10 96th
Population Density # 26 89th
Diversity Index # 102 56th
Median Household Income # 41 83rd
Per Capita Income # 84 64th

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