This page looks at a variety of ZIP code 99722 Alaska housing market data taken from the most recent 2022 American Community Survey census data. Housing units are structures such as a single family home, apartment community, mobile home park, public housing, etc. where a person or family live and live separately from other residents of the building. Figure 1 shows the total number of housing units for each city. 99722 shows it has a Housing Units of 85 which is the third most housing units of all other zip codes in the greater ZIP code 99722 region.
Figure 2 illustrates the housing density in the ZIP code 99722 housing market as measured by housing units per square land mile (includes single family homes, apartments, etc.) ZIP code 99722 depicts it has a Housing Density of 7.1 which is the third most housing densities of all other zip codes in the greater ZIP code 99722 region. The zip code with the highest housing density in the area is 99747 which shows a density of 13.7 (about twice as large). Comparing housing density to the United States average of 39.5, ZIP code 99722 is approximately a sixth the size. Also, compared with the state of Alaska, housing density of 0.6, ZIP code 99722 is markedly bigger.
Figure 4 shows the percentage of rental property based on that they are occupied by renters as a percent of the total number of households in the community (including homes, apartments, etc.) ZIP code 99722 depicts it has a Renter Percent of 24.6% which is the third most renter percent of all other zip codes in the greater ZIP code 99722 region.
Figure 5 illustrates the total number of housing units that are occupied by owners. it has a Owner Percent of 75.4% which is less than most other zip codes in the metropolitan area.
ZIP code 99722 Home Cost Charts
Median owner costs for the real estate market are shown in Figure 8 and include the costs associated with any mortgage, utility expenses, insurance, and other miscellaneous costs. ZIP code 99722 shows it has a Median Owner Cost of $190 which is the second smallest in order of median ownership cost of all the other zip codes in the greater region. Figure 9 shows the median amount of cost as a percent of total household income for people who own homes in the ZIP code 99722 metro area. it has a Owner Cost as % of HH Income of 10% which is in the mid range of other zip codes in the metro area.
Housing cost as a percent of household income for owners who do not have a mortgage is shown in Figure 12. This analysis can be useful for understanding the affordable housing for home ownership excluding any financing cost in the area shown. ZIP code 99722 depicts it has a % of Income Owner Costs-No Mortgage of 10% which is the third most cost as a percent of household income of all other zip codes in the greater ZIP code 99722 region. The zip code with the highest cost as a percent of household income in the area is 99740 which shows a cost as a percent of household income of 15% (46.0% larger).
ZIP code 99722 Home Financing Charts
Figure 17 shows the proportion of houses with a mortgage versus those without a mortgage. ZIP code 99722 has the largest proportion of houses with mortgages at 100% of the total and is ranked #1.
ZIP code 99722 Home Characteristics Charts
Figure 19 shows, for the average house in each location, the median year that a house was built. This can be useful for understanding the relative age of one neighborhood versus another for a real estate investor. it has a Median Year Built of 1989 which is more than all other zip codes in the greater ZIP code 99722 region.
Figure 20 looks at the distribution of housing units by the median age that the homes were built. it has the largest proportion of homes built in 2020 or later at 12% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of homes built between 1980 to 1989 at 2% of the total. Third, it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1950 to 1959 at 9% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 21 shows the year that people who own homes moved into this region. it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2010 to 2014 at 35% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 22 shows the year that people who rent moved into the area. ZIP code 99722 has the largest proportion of renters moved in 2019 or later at 97% of the total and is ranked #1.
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Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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