Aleknagik, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 227 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.7%
 
Males: 127  (56.1%)
Females: 100  (43.9%)
Median resident age:  27.4 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99555, 99576.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,784 (it was $22,750 in 2000)
Aleknagik:

$52,784
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,096 (it was $10,973 in 2000)

Aleknagik city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $199,376 (it was $133,800 in 2000)
Aleknagik:

$199,376
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $225,678; Detached houses: $220,970

Median gross rent in 2013: $966.

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  • Races in Aleknagik, AK (2010)

    Aleknagik races chart
    • 16675.8%American Indian alone
    • 3315.1%White alone
    • 209.1%Two or more races

Races in Aleknagik detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Aleknagik: 111.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (8.3%), Irish (1.7%), Scottish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1973

Land area: 11.5 square miles.

Population density: 20 people per square mile   (very low).

Aleknagik,AK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Aleknagik:

  • High school or higher: 79.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 21.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Aleknagik city:

  • Never married: 45.6%
  • Now married: 36.7%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 9.8%
  • Divorced: 6.4%

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

Aleknagik city:  0.8% ($1,053)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (331.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2518.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Dillingham, AK (4.1 miles ), Manokotak, AK (5.1 miles ), Clark's Point, AK (5.6 miles) , Ekwok, AK (6.4 miles) , Portage Creek, AK (6.4 miles) , New Stuyahok, AK (6.9 miles ), Koliganek, AK (7.5 miles) , Twin Hills, AK (7.8 miles) .

Latitude: 59.28 N, Longitude: 158.62 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Aleknagik household income distribution Aleknagik home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

9.7%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +35 (+18.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (39%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Public administration (44%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (35%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Community and social service occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Aleknagik: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Aleknagik, Alaska

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Earthquake activity:

Aleknagik-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 582% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Airports and other landing facilities located in Aleknagik:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Aleknagik:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 330 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 330 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 520 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1610 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1611 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1614 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1633 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public elementary/middle school in Aleknagik:

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Notable locations in Aleknagik: Aleknagik Volunteer Fire Department (A), Aleknagik First Responders (B), Bristol Bay Area Health Aleknagik South Shore Clinic (C), Bristol Bay Area Health Aleknagik North Shore Clinic (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Yako Creek (A), Dam Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Dillingham Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

SWSD ALEKNAGIK NORTHSHORE (Population served: 38, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In FEB-2008
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2005
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2005
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-03-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-06-2013)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2013, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-17-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-05-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-30-2010)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
  • 19 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.3%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 6.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.1 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

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

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  14.1%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 4.2% of all households

Aleknagik compared to Alaska state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (71%)
  • Wood (27%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Aleknagik city (based on Dillingham Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox9887
Catholic5782
Evangelical Protestant4429
Mainline Protestant4366
Other581
None2,345-
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: 4
Dillingham Census Area:

8.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Dillingham Census Area:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Dillingham Census Area:

37.3%
Alaska:

27.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$12,317$49,26812$5,193
Totals for Government 3$12,317$49,26812$5,193

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $67,000 ($295.15)
    Central Staff Services: $63,000 ($277.53)
    Financial Administration: $37,000 ($163.00)
    General - Other: $32,000 ($140.97)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($83.70)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $8,000 ($35.24)
    Health Services - Other: $6,000 ($26.43)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($8.81)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($8.81)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $3,000 ($13.22)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $123,000 ($541.85)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $31,000 ($136.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($8.81)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($4.41)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $19,000 ($83.70)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $38,000 ($167.40)
    Interest Earnings: $7,000 ($30.84)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $34,000 ($149.78)
    All Other: $16,000 ($70.48)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $98,000 ($431.72)
    Other Selective Sales: $7,000 ($30.84)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $172,000 ($757.71)

7.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
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  1.77% ($36,867 average AGI)


6.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,561 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Alaska average:

8.83%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.08% ($38,457 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Aleknagik:

  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Aleknagik:

  • K13RP (Channel 13; ALEKNAGIK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K08HU (Channel 8; ALEKNAGIK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Aleknagik fatal accident list:

Feb 6, 2009 09:50 PM, Aleknagik Lake Road, Lat: 59.22626, Lon: -158.67150, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 50 Ft. East Of Dillingham-Aleknagik Rd (Lat: 59.268306 Lon: -158.626611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 22.9 m, Call Sign: WPWF379
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/04/2012, Expiration Date: 11/04/2022, Certifier: Tina M Pidgeon
    Registrant: Gci Communicaton Corp, 2550 Denali St, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Earl L Hubb, Corner Lot Of The South West Intersection Of Aleknagik Lake Rd And Foxville Rd. (Lat: 59.267500 Lon: -158.626611), Type: 21.3, Overall height: 18.2 m
    Registrant: 9072463403, Ehubb@yahoo.Com, 1 MAIN ST

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

6
  • North Shore On Lake Aleknagik (Lat: 59.275361 Lon: -158.622472), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KBM90, Licensee ID: L00012140
    Assigned Frequencies: 4.12640 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 6.22540 MHz, 8.29540 MHz, 12.3574 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/07/1997, Expiration Date: 01/15/2003, Cancellation Date: 04/20/2003
    Registrant: Roland F Moody, Box 67, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Aleknagik Airport (Lat: 59.265917 Lon: -158.602194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KCY8, Licensee ID: L00012140
    Assigned Frequencies: 3.45040 MHz, 5.49140 MHz, 5.47340 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/1998, Expiration Date: 06/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003
    Registrant: Roland Moody, Box 67, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Aleknagik Airport (Lat: 59.265917 Lon: -158.602194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KTE54, Licensee ID: L00012140
    Assigned Frequencies: 4.64640 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/08/1998, Expiration Date: 06/01/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/07/2003
    Registrant: Roland F Moody, Box 67, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • N Shore Aleknagik (Lat: 59.265917 Lon: -158.602194), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KXE49, Licensee ID: L00012140
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.18340 MHz, 2.42840 MHz, 2.48340 MHz, 2.56440 MHz, 2.61740 MHz, 3.19940 MHz, 5.16890 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/28/1998, Expiration Date: 08/11/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/12/2003
    Registrant: Roland F Moody, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Box 87 Mosquito Point (Lat: 59.270083 Lon: -158.631361), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WHW782, Licensee ID: L00004137
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 156.975 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 6.22540 MHz, 6.22840 MHz, 12.3574 MHz, 16.5324 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/14/1997, Expiration Date: 05/20/2002, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2002
    Registrant: Smith Lighterage Company Inc, Dillingham, AK 99576-0106
  • 1 Mi S Of (Lat: 59.280917 Lon: -158.597194), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WWJ3, Licensee ID: L01027857
    Assigned Frequencies: 3.45040 MHz, 5.47340 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/26/2005, Expiration Date: 07/11/2015
    Registrant: Aleknagik Mission Lodge Inc, Aleknagik, AK 99555, Phone: (907) 842-2250, Fax: (907) 842-5776, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KB7KSQ, Licensee ID: L00733073
    Grant Date: 08/21/2003, Expiration Date: 10/26/2013
    Registrant: Kenneth N Reiswig, 106 Suravak Rd, Aleknagik, AK 99555-0106
  • Call Sign: KB7LON, Licensee ID: L00733074
    Grant Date: 08/21/2003, Expiration Date: 10/26/2013, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2004, Certifier: Debbie M Reiswig
    Registrant: Debbie M Reiswig, 106 Suravak Rd, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Call Sign: KC7DQI, Licensee ID: L00879963
    Grant Date: 06/17/2004, Expiration Date: 07/13/2014, Certifier: Brooke C Reiswig
    Registrant: Brooke C Reiswig, 106 Suravak Rd, Aleknagik, AK 99555-0106
  • Call Sign: KL0UU, Licensee ID: L00172487
    Grant Date: 11/17/1999, Expiration Date: 11/17/2009, Cancellation Date: 04/26/2004, Certifier: Bethany R Reiswig
    Registrant: Bethany R Reiswig, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Call Sign: AL2G, Previous Call Sign: KL0UU, Licensee ID: L00172487
    Grant Date: 08/31/2009, Expiration Date: 11/17/2019, Certifier: Bethany R Reiswig
    Registrant: Bethany R Reiswig, Aleknagik, AK 99555
  • Call Sign: KL1RA, Previous Call Sign: KB7LON, Licensee ID: L00733074
    Grant Date: 08/21/2003, Expiration Date: 10/26/2013, Certifier: Debbie M Reiswig
    Registrant: Debbie M Reiswig, 106 Suravak Rd, Aleknagik, AK 99555

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2359A , Serial Number: 20-922, Year manufactured: 1952
    Registrant (Co-Owned): William Co Ow Brennan, , Aleknagik, AK 99555, Other Owners: Ruth Brennan
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-12 (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 82 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3941M , Serial Number: 12-2832, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 01/16/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Jeffrey P Ambrosier, Po Box 112, Aleknagik, AK 99555, Other Owners: Johnny D Evans
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4997M , Serial Number: 11-485, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 07/01/1957
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Brian C Trustee Alexander, Po Box 124, Aleknagik, AK 99555, Other Owners: Rebecca J Trustee Alexander
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND BEAVER DHC-2 MK.1 (Category: Land, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 122 mph), Engine: P & W A-1 (525 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 62469 , Serial Number: 1237, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 05/30/2008
    Registrant (Corporation): Northern Waters LLC, Po Box 1, Aleknagik, AK 99555

Aleknagik on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Water transportation"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Therapists"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Supervisors, construction and extraction workers"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people below the poverty level, excluding cities with 15% or more of residents in college and with the median age below 28"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
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