Buckland, AK 99727 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99727: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Buckland, AK 99727

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Businesses Addresses: 7
  • Single Family Addresses: 1
  • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
  • Borough: Northwest Arctic Borough Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 65.842, Longitude -160.704
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes

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Buckland, AK 99727 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 425
Population in Households 425
Population in Familes 374
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 13


Total Households 99
Average Household Size 4.29
Family Households 72
Average Family Size 5


Total Housing Units 165 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 55 (33.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (26.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 66 (40.0%)
Median Home Value $94,565
Average Home Value $111,818


Median Household Income $44,453
Average Household Income $56,782
Per Capita Income $13,227
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.34% 0.28%
Households 0.16% 0.4%
Families 0.0% 0.28%
Median Household Income   1.83%
Per Capita Income   1.63%
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.

Buckland, AK 99727 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99727 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 # 119 49th
Population Density1 # 183 23rd
Diversity Index2 # 201 14th
Median Household Income # 146 38th
Per Capita Income # 199 15th

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