Egegik, AK 99579 ZIP Code Profile

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ZIP Code 99579: Basic Data & USPS Preferred City Name

Preferred Name, USPS
Egegik, AK 99579

  • ZIP Code Type: PO BOX
  • Borough: Lake And Peninsula Borough
  • Centroid: Latitude 58.162, Longitude -157.194
  • Time Zone: Alaska Time Zone (UTC -9 hours)
  • Observes DST: Yes
  • Businesses Addresses: 5
  • PO Box Addresses: 50
  • Residential Addresses: 1
    • Multi-Family Addresses: 0
    • Single Family Addresses: 1

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

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Egegik, AK 99579 Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 105
Daytime Population: Workers 32
Daytime Population: Residents 46
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 78
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.74
Population in Households 99
Population in Familes 80
Population in Group Qrtrs 6
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $75,482
Per Capita Income $22,136


Total Housing Units 255 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 19 ( 7.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 9 ( 3.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 227 (89.0%)
Median Home Value $95,833
Average Home Value $143,421


Total Households 28
Average Household Size 3.54
Family Households 19
Average Family Size 4
  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 -0.51% -0.58%
Households -0.48% -0.72%
Families -0.7% -1.08%
Median Household Income   3.9%
Per Capita Income   3.25%

Egegik, AK 99579 - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares 99579 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 # 192 18th
Population Density # 165 34th
Diversity Index # 74 69th
Median Household Income # 118 49th
Per Capita Income # 130 44th

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