Barrow, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 4,373 (88% urban, 12% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.5%
 
Males: 2,420  (55.4%)
Females: 1,953  (44.6%)
Median resident age:  29.5 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99723.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $92,389 (it was $67,097 in 2000)
Barrow:

$92,389
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $30,160 (it was $22,902 in 2000)

Barrow city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $183,514 (it was $145,000 in 2000)
Barrow:

$183,514
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,155.

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  • Races in Barrow, AK (2013)

    Barrow races chart
    • 2,42855.6%American Indian alone
    • 78417.9%White alone
    • 4229.7%Asian alone
    • 4159.5%Two or more races
    • 1994.6%Hispanic
    • 1383.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 390.9%Black alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Barrow: 92.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (9.5%), Irish (4.0%), English (2.8%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1958

Land area: 18.4 square miles.

Population density: 238 people per square mile   (very low).

Barrow, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Barrow:

  • High school or higher: 83.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.1%
  • Unemployed: 12.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 8.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Barrow city:

  • Never married: 48.0%
  • Now married: 37.5%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 8.2%

386 residents are foreign born (6.9% Asia).

This city:

8.4%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 20 registered sex offenders living in Barrow, Alaska as of September 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Barrow to the number of sex offenders is 217 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,627 (1.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,222 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (724.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2929.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Atqasuk, AK (7.7 miles ), Wainwright, AK (9.3 miles ), Alpine, AK (12.2 miles) , Nuiqsut, AK (12.3 miles ), Point Lay, AK (13.4 miles ), Prudhoe Bay, AK (13.9 miles) , Anaktuvuk Pass, AK (15.8 miles ), Red Dog Mine, AK (16.3 miles) .

Latitude: 71.30 N, Longitude: 156.74 W

Area code: 907

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

5.1%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,078 (+30.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Construction (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Barrow, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Barrow-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 30% 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 526.4 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 586.2 miles away from Barrow 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 277.0 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 390.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/31/1995 at 08:20:55, a magnitude 5.2 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 21.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 260.0 miles away from Barrow center
On 12/4/2001 at 21:35:13, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 5.0 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 244.7 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)

Birthplace of: Kathleen Bryson - Novelist.

Hospitals and medical centers in Barrow:

  • SAMUEL SIMMONDS MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (Government - Federal, provides emergency services, P O BOX 29)

Airports located in Barrow:

College/University in Barrow:

  • Ilisagvik College (Full-time enrollment: 148; Location: Narl Facility; Public; Website: www.ilisagvik.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Barrow:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 501 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 724 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 725 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1901 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1905 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1927 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Peninsula College (about 1929 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)

Public high schools in Barrow:

Public elementary/middle schools in Barrow:

See full list of schools located in Barrow

Library in Barrow:

  • TUZZY CONSORTIUM LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,186,644; Location: 5421 NORTH STAR STREET; 50,768 books; 2,424 e-books; 3,847 audio materials; 6,097 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 167 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Barrow: Kiku (A), Amungna (B), North Slope Borough Fire Department (C), North Slope Borough Public Health Center (D), North Slope Air Ambulance (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Emaiksoun Lake (A), Imikpuk Lake (B), Isatkoak Lagoon (C), Middle Salt Lagoon (D), North Meadow Lake (E), Nunavak Bay (F), South Salt Lagoon (G), Isatkoak Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Barrow: Birnirk Site (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotel: King Eider Inn of Barrow Alaska (1752 Ahkovak Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate 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

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

BARROW UTILITIES & ELEC. COOP., INC. (BU (Address: 1295 AGVIK STREET , Population served: 4,750, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-09-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2009 and SEP-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-02-2009)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-09-2008)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
NSBU - POINT HOPE (Population served: 834, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2005)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2010 and JUN-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-08-2010)
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2008)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
  • 17 other older monitoring violations
NSBU - WAINWRIGHT (Population served: 585, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-01-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-26-2012 to JAN-29-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUL-26-2012 to JAN-29-2013)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
  • 22 other older monitoring violations
WATER SERVICES (Population served: 438, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2012 and DEC-2012, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-04-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
NSBU - NUIQSUT (Population served: 433, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2008)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2006
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2006
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2006
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-19-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
NSBU - ANAKTUVUK PASS (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2007 and SEP-2007, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAR-17-2011 to MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2006 and MAR-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-17-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2005 and MAR-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-02-2006)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
NSBU - KAKTOVIK (BARTER IS) (Population served: 303, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2008)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-17-2008)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-01-2007)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2005
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
NSBU - ATQASUK (Population served: 284, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUL-17-2008)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2006. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-12-2007 to SEP-30-2007)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2006
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2006
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2006
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.0%
(2.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 17.9% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  69.8%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
18 people in college/university student housing in 2010
15 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010

People in group quarters in Barrow in 2000:

  • 29 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 27 people in other group homes
  • 18 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 14 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 7 people in other workers' dormitories

Barrow, Alaska environmental map by EPA

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Barrow compared to Alaska state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Barrow (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Barrow Branch at 1078 Kiogak Street, branch established on 1962/04/17. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Barrow, Alaska:

  • Top Of The World Hotel, 1200 Agvik, Barrow, AK 99723 , Phone: (907) 852-3900
  • Barrow Airport Inn, 1815 Okpik St, Barrow, AK 99723 , Phone: (907) 852-2525
  • Top Of The World Hotel, PO Box 189, Barrow, AK 99723 , Phone: (907) 852-3900
All 3 fire-safe hotels and motels in Barrow, Alaska

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.0
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (97%)
  • Electricity (3%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Barrow 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%
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 33$126,251$45,90910$12,341
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$3,321
Totals for Government 33$126,251$45,90916$15,662

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $679,000 ($155.27)
    General - Other: $585,000 ($133.78)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $585,000 ($133.78)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $175,000 ($40.02)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $595,000 ($136.06)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $119,000 ($27.21)
  • Tax - NEC: $46,000 ($10.52)
    Other Selective Sales: $38,000 ($8.69)

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 Barrow:

  • KBRW (680 AM; 10 kW; BARROW, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK 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)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Barrow:

  • KBRW-FM (91.9 FM; BARROW, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K296DI (107.1 FM; BARROW, AK; Owner: EVANGELISTIC AK MISSIONARY FELLOWSHP)

TV broadcast stations around Barrow:

  • K11NN (Channel 11; BARROW, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K04KS (Channel 4; BARROW, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
Barrow fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Barrow fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Barrow)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Barrow, AK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Barrow)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Barrow)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 30

Incident types - Barrow

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Barrow, AK
Most common first names in Barrow, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William760.9 years
Joseph664.3 years
Mary680.2 years
David569.8 years
James555.4 years
Alice578.0 years
Robert568.2 years
Dora446.8 years
Carl467.8 years
Daniel477.3 years
Most common last names in Barrow, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Leavitt1774.3 years
Hopson1064.9 years
Elavgak871.5 years
Okpeaha770.2 years
Simmonds774.1 years
Itta681.2 years
Ahvakana559.2 years
Sakeagak576.8 years
Ahkivgak575.2 years
Solomon568.6 years

Barrow on our top lists:

  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other group homes"
  • #75 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Public administration"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
  • #95 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Sales and related occupations:"
  • #76 (99723) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home (pop 1,000+)"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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