Whittier, AK 99693 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99693: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Whittier, AK 99693

Acceptable Alternative
Girdwood, AK 99693

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 25
  • Single Family Addresses: 8
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Borough: Valdez-Cordova Census Area Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 60.77, Longitude -148.68
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Whittier, AK 99693 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 305
Population in Households 293
Population in Familes 185
Population in Group Qrtrs 12
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 64


Total Households 149
Average Household Size 1.97
Family Households 65
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 372 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55 (14.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 94 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 223 (59.9%)
Median Home Value $85,000
Average Home Value $122,273


Median Household Income $36,016
Average Household Income $60,210
Per Capita Income $30,671
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.05% -0.13%
Households -0.11% -0.41%
Families -0.72% -0.31%
Median Household Income   -0.57%
Per Capita Income   1.11%
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.

Whittier, AK 99693 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99693 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 # 140 40th
Population Density1 # 162 32nd
Diversity Index2 # 35 86th
Median Household Income # 185 21st
Per Capita Income # 81 66th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.