Akhiok, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 73 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -8.8%
 
Males: 37  (51.4%)
Females: 36  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  32.2 years
Alaska median age:  33.5 years

Zip code: 99615

Estimated median household income in 2016: $25,670 (it was $33,438 in 2000)
Akhiok:

$25,670
AK:

$76,440

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $8,427 (it was $8,473 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $48,748 (it was $90,000 in 2000)
Akhiok:

$48,748
AK:

$267,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $61,226; Detached houses: $61,273
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  • Races in Akhiok, AK (2010)

    Akhiok races chart
    • 3549.3%American Indian alone
    • 2028.2%Two or more races
    • 811.3%Hispanic
    • 68.5%White alone
    • 11.4%Black alone
    • 11.4%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Akhiok: 101.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (1.7%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 7.93 square miles.

Population density: 9.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Akhiok, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Akhiok:

  • High school or higher: 94.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 3.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Akhiok city:

  • Never married: 34.0%
  • Now married: 54.5%
  • Separated: 4.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 7.2%

7 residents are foreign born (8.8% Asia).

This city:

8.8%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Akhiok, Alaska as of December 18, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Akhiok to the number of sex offenders is 74 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Akhiok city:  1.0% ($867)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (332.8 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2300.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Old Harbor, AK (6.1 miles ), Larsen Bay, AK (6.4 miles) , Karluk, AK (6.7 miles) , Womens Bay, AK (8.9 miles ), Port Lions, AK (8.9 miles ), Kodiak Station, AK (9.1 miles ), Chiniak, AK (9.3 miles) , Kodiak, AK (9.4 miles ).

Latitude: 56.94 N, Longitude: 154.17 W

Area code: 907

Akhiok household income distribution Akhiok home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -2 (-2.4%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (71%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Public administration (80%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (43%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (29%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (29%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (80%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Akhiok, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Akhiok, Alaska average temperatures Akhiok, Alaska average precipitation Akhiok, Alaska humidity Akhiok, Alaska wind speed Akhiok, Alaska clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Akhiok-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 571% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 27.9 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 365.5 miles away from Akhiok center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 12.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 196.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 49.4 miles away from Akhiok center
On 1/10/2001 at 16:02:44, a magnitude 7.0 (6.2 MB, 6.8 MS, 7.0 MW, 6.8 MW, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 24.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Akhiok topographic map

airports located in Akhiok:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Akhiok:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 332 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 332 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 587 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1416 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1422 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1424 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1443 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Akhiok:

  • AKHIOK SCHOOL (Students: 14, Location: MAIN STREET, Grades: KG-12)
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Notable locations in Akhiok: Kodiak Area Native Association Akhiok Health Clinic (A), Akhiok Village Response Team (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kodiak Island Borough has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 29.7%
(100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 24.2% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.7 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  78.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  5.3%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Alaska average:

9.9

Akhiok travel time to work - commute Akhiok mode of transportation to work chart

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Akhiok city (based on Kodiak Island Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox1,39910
Evangelical Protestant1,23916
Catholic5001
Other4634
Mainline Protestant2173
None9,774-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Kodiak Island Borough:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.5%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kodiak Island Borough:

26.6%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

41.7%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

38.8%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Akhiok:

28.6
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

30.2%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Akhiok:

8.8%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.4
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

26.4%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

50.8%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.0%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Akhiok, AK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$1,594
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$350
Other and Unallocable 0$0 3$2,989
Totals for Government 0$0 11$4,933

Akhiok government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $56,000 ($767.12)
    Electric Utilities: $11,000 ($150.68)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($82.19)
    Health Services - Other: $5,000 ($68.49)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($54.79)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($54.79)
    Water Utilities: $1,000 ($13.70)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($13.70)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $46,000 ($630.14)

Akhiok government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $31,000 ($424.66)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $11,000 ($150.68)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($27.40)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $33,000 ($452.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $34,000 ($465.75)
    All Other: $19,000 ($260.27)

Akhiok government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $40,000 ($547.95)

10.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.34%
Alaska average:

8.87%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.89% ($47,745 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.28% ($35,200)
from San Diego County, CA  0.24% ($23,692)


10.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.79%
Alaska average:

8.83%

0.24% of residents moved to foreign countries ($828 average AGI)
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.24%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.63% ($35,368 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.28% ($28,933)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.26% ($54,643)

Strongest AM radio stations in Akhiok:

  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KVOK (560 AM; 1 kW; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Akhiok:

  • K269AY (101.7 FM; AKHIOK, AK; Owner: KODIAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Akhiok:

  • K09UD (Channel 9; AKHIOK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K04LL (Channel 4; AKHIOK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Carl W Gatter, Akhiok Tower (Lat: 56.945528 Lon: -154.168917), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 02150 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Licensee ID: C, Registrant: 9072786100, Cgatter@oldharbor.Org, 2702 DENALI STREET, SUITE 100
  • Carl Gatter, Akhiok Tower (Lat: 56.945528 Lon: -154.168917), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 02150 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Registrant: 5036570424, Lloski@gpatelecom.Com, 16111 SE 106TH AVENUE, SUITE 100
  • Carl Gatter, Akhiok Tower (Lat: 56.945528 Lon: -154.168917), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 02150 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Licensee ID: C, Registrant: 9072786100, Cgatter@oldharbor.Org, 2702 DENALI STREET, SUITE 100

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Akhiok, On Fourth Avenue 220 Feet West Of E Street (Lat: 56.945528 Lon: -154.168917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQUF565
    Assigned Frequencies: 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHzGrant Date: 06/24/2014, Expiration Date: 06/24/2024, Certifier: Carl W GatterRegistrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates Inc., 16111 Se 106th Avenue, Suite 100, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Lat: 57.130611 Lon: -154.032056, Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: KPE61, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.18340 MHz, 2.45140 MHz, 2.51340 MHz, 3.20240 MHz, 5.16890 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/1994, Expiration Date: 03/31/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
  • Dog Salmon Weir (Lat: 57.130611 Lon: -154.032056), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHU944, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 6.22840 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 8.29540 MHz, 156.850 MHzGrant Date: 02/17/1994, Expiration Date: 03/31/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507

Drinking water stations with addresses in Akhiok and their reported violations in the past:

AKHIOK (Population served: 90, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2008. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2011)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In NOV-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-01-2006)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2005. Follow-up actions: St BCA signed (SEP-14-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2014
  • 35 routine major monitoring violations
  • 105 regular monitoring violations
  • 224 other older monitoring violations

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (62%)
  • Other fuel (38%)

Akhiok compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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