Angoon, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 457 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -20.1%
 
Males: 261  (57.2%)
Females: 196  (42.8%)
Median resident age:  44.4 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99820.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,923 (it was $29,861 in 2000)
Angoon:

$32,923
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,938 (it was $11,357 in 2000)

Angoon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $143,492 (it was $92,500 in 2000)
Angoon:

$143,492
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $694.

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  • Races in Angoon, AK (2010)

    Angoon races chart
    • 32370.4%American Indian alone
    • 5010.9%Two or more races
    • 4610.0%White alone
    • 367.8%Hispanic
    • 40.9%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Angoon: 109.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (5.5%), German (3.4%), French (2.6%), Norwegian (2.6%), English (1.2%), Swiss (1.2%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 22.5 square miles.

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

Angoon, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Angoon:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.3%
  • Unemployed: 12.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 15.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Angoon city:

  • Never married: 37.1%
  • Now married: 48.6%
  • Separated: 4.7%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 6.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Angoon, Alaska as of July 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Angoon to the number of sex offenders is 152 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,548 (2.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (591.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1787.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Tenakee Springs, AK (5.6 miles) , Cube Cove, AK (5.6 miles) , Sitka city and borough, AK (6.4 miles ), Kake, AK (6.6 miles ), Hobart Bay, AK (6.6 miles) , Whitestone Logging Camp, AK (7.2 miles) , Game Creek, AK (7.2 miles) , Hoonah, AK (7.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $117,500

Latitude: 57.50 N, Longitude: 134.57 W

Area code: 907

Angoon household income distribution Angoon home values distribution

Angoon tourist attractions:

Population change in the 1990s: -68 (-10.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (43%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Educational services (36%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (19%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (32%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (10%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Angoon, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Angoon-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 118% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 92.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1972 at 21:45:14, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 79.7 miles away from Angoon center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 520.6 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 67.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1987 at 19:23:19, a magnitude 7.9 (6.7 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.9 MW, 7.1 ML) earthquake occurred 306.9 miles away from Angoon center
On 3/6/1988 at 22:35:38, a magnitude 7.8 (6.8 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.8 MW, 7.4 ML) earthquake occurred 305.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

located in Angoon:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Angoon:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 594 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 595 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 672 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 781 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 785 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 798 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 806 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high schools in Angoon:

See full list of schools located in Angoon, School District: CHATHAM REGION SCHOOL DISTRICT

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Notable locations in Angoon: Angoon Volunteer Fire Department (A), Southeast Alaska Regional Health Consortium Jessie Norma Jim Health Center (B), Angoon Emergency Medical Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

ANGOON PUBLIC WATER (Population served: 450, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-18-2014)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Other (AUG-14-2013), St Compliance achieved (NOV-21-2013)
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • MCL, Average - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 34 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2014
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between MAR-2014 and MAY-2014, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 17 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 77 regular monitoring violations
  • 112 other older monitoring violations
WHALERS COVE LODGE (Population served: 65, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2014)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2007
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2007
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2007
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In SEP-2005
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In SEP-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2013
  • 18 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
  • 56 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 22.8%
(66.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.5% for American Indian residents, 26.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.8 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  67.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  10.8%
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: 0.6% of all households

Angoon compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (69%)
  • Wood (31%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Angoon city (based on Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic--
Evangelical Protestant--
Mainline Protestant--
Other--
None--
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:

Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.9%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area:

34.3%
Alaska:

27.8%
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 2$3,576$21,4561$930
Other Government Administration 0$0 16$6,527
Sewerage 0$0 2$217
Water Supply 2$2,093$12,5580$0
Totals for Government 4$5,669$17,00719$7,674

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $177,000 ($387.31)
    Water Utilities: $79,000 ($172.87)
    Police Protection: $64,000 ($140.04)
    Central Staff Services: $49,000 ($107.22)
    Regular Highways: $36,000 ($78.77)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($67.83)
    Parks & Recreation: $28,000 ($61.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($59.08)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($37.20)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $4,000 ($8.75)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $266,000 ($582.06)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $97,000 ($212.25)
    Sewerage: $18,000 ($39.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($35.01)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $95,000 ($207.88)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $4,000 ($8.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $31,000 ($67.83)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $22,000 ($48.14)
    All Other: $12,000 ($26.26)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $115,000 ($251.64)

Strongest AM radio stations in Angoon:

  • KINY (800 AM; 10 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNO (630 AM; 5 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRSA (580 AM; 5 kW; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KIFW (1230 AM; 1 kW; SITKA, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KTKN (930 AM; 5 kW; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Angoon:

  • K280DX (103.9 FM; ANGOON, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K288CZ (105.5 FM; ANGOON, AK; Owner: RAVEN RADIO FOUNDATION, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Angoon:

  • K07SS (Channel 7; ANGOON, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K09QF (Channel 9; ANGOON, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K02JI (Channel 2; ANGOON, AK; Owner: ANGOON PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 11m36ftTotal length
  • 60Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 74Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • Angoon Community School (Lat: 57.500500 Lon: -134.585083), Call Sign: KNDV964, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.7400 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/17/2012, Expiration Date: 10/19/2022
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
  • 212 Beaver Trl Rd (Lat: 57.494111 Lon: -134.585083), Call Sign: WNQE251, Licensee ID: L00002136
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.380 MHz, 160.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/16/2004, Expiration Date: 08/25/2014
    Registrant: Seaport Airlines, Inc. D.B.A. Wings Of Alaska
  • Lat: 57.497722 Lon: -134.584556, Call Sign: WQLV490
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1000 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2010, Expiration Date: 05/03/2020, Certifier: Frank Ramsey
    Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc., 965 Wells Street, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (262) 249-2344

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • ANGOON, Killisnoo Rd (Lat: 57.500194 Lon: -134.580639), Type: Tower, Structure height: 35.1 m, Overall height: 36.6 m, Call Sign: WBP76
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6197.24 MHz, 6404.79 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6256.54 MHz, 6315.84 MHz... (+16 more)
    Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Alascom, Inc., 505 E. Bluff Drive, Anchorage, AK 99501, Phone: (907) 264-7877, Fax: (907) 264-7169, Email:
  • SOUTH PASSAGE, 22.5 Mi Nw (Lat: 57.746583 Lon: -134.979806), Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 17.7 m, Call Sign: WHD937
    Assigned Frequencies: 6645.00 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz... (+11 more)
    Grant Date: 02/01/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Alascom, Inc., 505 E. Bluff Drive, Anchorage, AK 99501, Phone: (907) 264-7877, Fax: (907) 264-7169, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Killisnoo Road (Lat: 57.500194 Lon: -134.580639), Call Sign: KNKO771, Licensee ID: L00016225
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.780 MHz, 152.630 MHz, 152.510 MHz, 152.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/24/2005
    Registrant: Alascom, Inc., 1726 M Street Nw, Suite 801, Washington, DC 20036-0000, Phone: (202) 223-5200
  • 22.9 Miles East Of Angoon (Lat: 57.526028 Lon: -135.194000), Call Sign: KNKO784
    Assigned Frequencies: 158.040 MHz, 157.890 MHz, 157.770 MHz, 158.610 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/29/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2005
    Registrant: Alascom, Inc., 1200 Peachtree Street Ne - Room 5w21, Atlanta, GA 30309, Phone: (404) 810-4055, Fax: (404) 810-7349, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Gordon Williams Residence (Lat: 57.503833 Lon: -134.585083), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KWE79, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.18340 MHz, 2.51340 MHz, 2.56740 MHz, 2.69540 MHz, 3.20240 MHz, 5.16890 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/27/2004, Expiration Date: 01/05/2015
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Angoon)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Angoon, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary683.6 years
Charlie369.7 years
Paul374.0 years
David270.0 years
Albert272.5 years
George287.0 years
Andrew267.4 years
Kenneth236.0 years
Maggie285.0 years
Robert281.0 years
Most common last names in Angoon, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson874.5 years
Jim664.8 years
Frank562.2 years
James479.0 years
Jack472.5 years
John470.5 years
Hunter453.8 years
George386.3 years
Willis372.3 years
Nelson387.3 years

Businesses in Angoon, AK

  • AT&T: 1

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