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Population in 2010: 37. Population change since 2000: +5.7%
Males: 16  (45.7%)
Females: 21  (54.3%)

Median resident age:  27.2 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 99720

Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,403 (it was $20,313 in 2000)
Alatna:

$24,403
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,268

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $619,405 (it was $350,000 in 2000)
Alatna:

$619,405
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $531,528; Detached houses: $531,528

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  • American Indian alone - 36 (97.3%)
  • White alone - 1 (2.7%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Alatna: 158.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (200.0%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1975

Land area: 36.5 square miles.

Population density: 1.0 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Alatna:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Alatna CDP:

  • Never married: 100.0%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (382.1 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2642.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: New Allakaket, AK (2.3 miles) , Allakaket, AK (2.4 miles) , Bettles, AK (6.6 miles) , Evansville, AK (6.6 miles) , Hughes, AK (7.2 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (9.4 miles) , Wiseman, AK (9.8 miles) , Rampart, AK (10.2 miles) .

Latitude: 66.55 N, Longitude: 152.84 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

14.5%
Alaska:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries for females in 2008-2012 (%):



  • Public administration (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)



Average climate in Alatna, Alaska

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Earthquake activity:

Alatna-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/9/1985 at 14:08:04, a magnitude 6.2 (5.9 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.0 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 81.9 miles away from the city center
On 6/4/1986 at 15:48:20, a magnitude 5.7 (5.2 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.7 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 68.1 miles away from Alatna center
On 3/10/1985 at 13:30:29, a magnitude 5.6 (5.2 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.6 ML) earthquake occurred 81.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/1995 at 09:56:37, a magnitude 4.9 (4.5 MB, 4.3 MS, 4.6 ML, 4.9 ML, Depth: 4.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 66.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/16/1995 at 23:29:23, a magnitude 4.9 (4.4 MB, 4.9 ML, Depth: 5.7 mi) earthquake occurred 70.2 miles away from Alatna center
On 9/3/1994 at 01:07:08, a magnitude 4.7 (4.1 ML, 4.7 ML, Depth: 11.9 mi) earthquake occurred 80.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Alatna:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 185 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 4,287)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 382 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 7,786)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1632 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 2,471)
  • Western Washington University (about 1636 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 12,991)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1658 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 2,820)
  • Everett Community College (about 1686 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 1695 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,635)

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Notable location: Tanana Chiefs Conference Alatna Clinic (A). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 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 2012: 0.0%

Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.3%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  25.0%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Alatna compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Alatna travel time to work - commute


Alatna mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (67%)
  • Wood (33%)

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Religion statistics for Alatna CDP (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.73%
Here48.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEpiscopal ChurchCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents52.4%39.8%4.2%3.3%0.3%
Congregations45.9%29.7%10.8%10.8%2.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

17.19 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

6.65% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($30,781 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.65%
Alaska average:

9.33%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  2.33% ($20,208 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.97% ($33,200)


10.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,177 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.97%
Alaska average:

9.43%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  4.72% ($29,294 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($31,538)

Strongest AM radio stations in Alatna:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Alatna:

  • K02KB (Channel 2; ALLAKAKET, AK; Owner: ALLAKAKET CITY COUNCIL)
  • K09QL (Channel 9; ALLAKAKET, ETC., AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

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