Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 337 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.5%
Males: 161  (48.1%)
Females: 176  (51.9%)
Median resident age:  21.6 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99721.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $53,596 (it was $52,500 in 2000)
Anaktuvuk Pass:

$53,596
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,387 (it was $15,283 in 2000)

Anaktuvuk Pass city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $147,694 (it was $112,500 in 2000)
Anaktuvuk Pass:

$147,694
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $847.

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  • Races in Anaktuvuk Pass, AK (2010)

    Anaktuvuk Pass races chart
    • 26381.2%American Indian alone
    • 299.0%Two or more races
    • 237.1%White alone
    • 72.2%Hispanic
    • 10.3%Black alone
    • 10.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Anaktuvuk Pass: 106.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (4.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.6%), Irish (1.5%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Land area: 4.84 square miles.

Population density: 70 people per square mile   (very low).

Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Anaktuvuk Pass:

  • High school or higher: 80.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 33.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anaktuvuk Pass city:

  • Never married: 61.2%
  • Now married: 30.6%
  • Separated: 0.4%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 2.7%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska as of November 23, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Anaktuvuk Pass to the number of sex offenders is 83 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,877 (1.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (484.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2694.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Wiseman, AK (8.1 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (8.6 miles) , Bettles, AK (9.3 miles) , Evansville, AK (9.3 miles) , Allakaket, AK (10.6 miles) , New Allakaket, AK (10.6 miles) , Alatna, AK (10.7 miles) , Venetie, AK (12.6 miles ).

Latitude: 68.15 N, Longitude: 151.73 W

Area code: 907

Anaktuvuk Pass household income distribution Anaktuvuk Pass home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+7.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Utilities (8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)
  • Public administration (27%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Other services, except public administration (13%)
  • Construction (2%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Community and social service occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (20%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Community and social service occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Anaktuvuk Pass, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Anaktuvuk Pass-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 136% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 287.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 338.1 miles away from Anaktuvuk Pass center
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 142.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/21/2003 at 23:31:49, a magnitude 6.0 (5.2 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.5 MW, 6.0 ML, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 98.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1995 at 05:23:18, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.2 ME, 6.2 ML, Depth: 5.7 mi) earthquake occurred 226.6 miles away from Anaktuvuk Pass center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 335.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Anaktuvuk Pass topographic map

airports located in Anaktuvuk Pass:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anaktuvuk Pass:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 252 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 485 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 485 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1673 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1677 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1698 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1699 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Anaktuvuk Pass:

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Notable locations in Anaktuvuk Pass: Anaktuvuk Pass Robert Ahgook Memorial Health Clinic - North Slope Borough (A), Anaktuvuk Pass Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Eleanor Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Contact Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

North Slope 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 2013: 15.5%
(18.7% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  17.2%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.3
Alaska average:

10.4

Anaktuvuk Pass travel time to work - commute Anaktuvuk Pass mode of transportation to work chart

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Anaktuvuk Pass city (based on North Slope Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant7977
Evangelical Protestant4537
Catholic1652
Other1241
None7,891-
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: 9
North Slope Borough:

13.76 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
North Slope Borough:

1.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

4.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
North Slope Borough:

37.0%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.0%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

42.4%
State:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.9
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.8%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

6.1%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.4%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Anaktuvuk Pass:

53.9%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

80.7%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Anaktuvuk Pass, 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
Other Government Administration 4$23,375$70,1250$0
Health 0$0 14$3,776
Other and Unallocable 0$0 19$6,713
Totals for Government 4$23,375$70,12533$10,489

Anaktuvuk Pass government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $24,000 ($71.22)
  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $39,000 ($115.73)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($44.51)
    General - Other: $12,000 ($35.61)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $154,000 ($456.97)

Anaktuvuk Pass government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $7,000 ($20.77)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $15,000 ($44.51)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $33,000 ($97.92)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $33,000 ($97.92)
  • Tax - Property: $27,000 ($80.12)
    NEC: $1,000 ($2.97)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $45,000 ($133.53)

6.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($53,171 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.69%
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  1.51% ($44,270 average AGI)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.57% ($26,571)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,849 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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  2.53% ($43,333 average AGI)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  1.24% ($42,097)
to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.56% ($52,500)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anaktuvuk Pass:

  • 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)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBRW (680 AM; 10 kW; BARROW, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anaktuvuk Pass:

  • K268AB (101.5 FM; ANAKTUVUK PASS, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Anaktuvuk Pass:

  • K09RS (Channel 9; ANAKTUVUK PASS, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K04IX (Channel 4; ANAKTUVUK PASS, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Anaktuvuk Pass fatal accident list:

Nov 2, 1990 09:00 PM, Main St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 25Total average daily traffic
  • 30Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Anaktuvuk Pass)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Fire Station (Lat: 68.313722 Lon: -151.704750), Call Sign: KNDL948, Licensee ID: L00013694
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.445 MHzGrant Date: 06/17/1997, Expiration Date: 08/06/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/24/2002Registrant: North Slope, Borough Of, Barrow, AK 99723, Phone: (907) 852-0311

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KL0JC, Grant Date: 06/24/1997, Expiration Date: 06/24/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2009, Registrant: Riley R Sikvayugak, Gen Del, Anaktuvuk Pass, AK 99721
  • Call Sign: KL0JM, Grant Date: 06/24/1997, Expiration Date: 06/24/2007, Cancellation Date: 06/25/2009, Registrant: Charles A Ahgook, Anaktuvuk Pass, AK 99721

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (87%)
  • Electricity (12%)

Anaktuvuk Pass compared to Alaska state average:

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

Anaktuvuk Pass on our top lists:

  • #69 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #65 (99721) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scotch-Irish first ancestries"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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