Anchor Point, AK 99556 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99556: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Anchor Point, AK 99556

Acceptable Alternative
Nikolaevsk, AK 99556

  • ZIP Code Type: STANDARD
  • Borough: Kenai Peninsula Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 59.778, Longitude -151.766
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 70
  • PO Box Addresses: 996
  • Residential Addresses: 205
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 205

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Database updated: May 1, 2018, Maps updated: February 1, 2018.

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Anchor Point, AK 99556 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,461
Daytime Population: Workers 313
Daytime Population: Residents 1,322
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,635
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.66
Population in Households 2,461
Population in Familes 1,908
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 10
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $51,860
Average Household Income $62,108
Per Capita Income $26,499


Total Housing Units 1,638 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 857 (52.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 193 (11.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 588 (35.9%)
Median Home Value $194,106
Average Home Value $231,680


Total Households 1,050
Average Household Size 2.34
Family Households 646
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 -0.27% -0.22%
Households -0.25% -0.17%
Families -0.5% -0.41%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.63%

Anchor Point, AK 99556 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99556 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 # 45 81st
Population Density # 55 77th
Diversity Index # 147 38th
Median Household Income # 110 53rd
Per Capita Income # 116 50th

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