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Population in 2010: 84. Population change since 2000: 0.0%
Males: 38  (45.5%)
Females: 46  (54.5%)

Median resident age:  32.0 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 99724

Estimated median household income in 2012: $23,405 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Beaver:

$23,405
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,050

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $180,296 (it was $80,000 in 2000)
Beaver:

$180,296
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $151,500; Detached houses: $151,500

Median gross rent in 2012: $675.

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  • American Indian alone - 79 (94.0%)
  • Hispanic - 4 (4.8%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (1.2%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Beaver: 113.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 20.5 square miles.

Population density: 4.1 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).




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For population 25 years and over in Beaver:

  • High school or higher: 75.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.2%
  • Unemployed: 17.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 4.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Beaver CDP:

  • Never married: 63.0%
  • Now married: 19.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 6.8%
  • Divorced: 11.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Beaver, Alaska as of December 20, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Beaver to the number of sex offenders is 84 to 1.


Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (364.6 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2524.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Birch Creek, AK (6.7 miles) , Stevens Village, AK (7.3 miles) , Venetie, AK (7.4 miles ), Fort Yukon, AK (7.8 miles ), Livengood, AK (8.3 miles) , Central, AK (9.8 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (9.8 miles) , Rampart, AK (9.9 miles) .

Latitude: 66.36 N, Longitude: 147.40 W

Area code: 907

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

14.5%
Alaska:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (54%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (29%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Educational services (61%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Utilities (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)


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Earthquake activity:

Beaver-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 143% greater 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 73.8 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 90.9 miles away from Beaver center
On 2/7/1991 at 06:04:20, a magnitude 5.5 (5.5 MB, 4.8 MS, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 12.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/10/1985 at 13:30:29, a magnitude 5.6 (5.2 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.6 ML) earthquake occurred 80.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/5/1994 at 01:14:42, a magnitude 5.5 (4.9 MB, 4.7 MS, 4.8 ML, 5.5 ML, Depth: 7.3 mi) earthquake occurred 72.7 miles away from Beaver center
On 3/30/1994 at 17:42:45, a magnitude 5.1 (4.6 MB, 5.0 ML, Depth: 11.7 mi) earthquake occurred 19.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

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Airports located in Beaver:

  • Beaver Airport (Runways: 1, Air Taxi Ops: 200, Itinerant Ops: 500, Local Ops: 100)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Beaver:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 105 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 4,287)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 366 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 7,786)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1505 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 2,471)
  • Western Washington University (about 1508 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 12,991)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1531 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 2,820)
  • Everett Community College (about 1560 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 1569 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,635)

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Notable location: Beaver Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Annie Lake (A), Argo Bill Lake (B), Riley Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Jack Uheen Slough (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

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

BEAVER WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 99, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2004, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAY-04-2004), St Boil Water Order (MAY-06-2004), St Other (MAY-19-2004), St Compliance achieved (MAY-19-2004), St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-27-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2004)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between JAN-01-2006 and APR-10-2006, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-08-2006 to MAR-23-2006), St Compliance achieved (APR-10-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-01-2005 and AUG-11-2005, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-08-2006 to MAR-23-2006)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from MAR-08-2006 to MAR-23-2006)
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between JUL-2004 and DEC-2025, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (OCT-27-2004), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-12-2004)
  • 42 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 202 regular monitoring violations
  • 7 other older monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 36.4%
(34.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  2.3 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:  16.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Beaver, AK

Beaver compared to Alaska state average:

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


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Beaver travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (88%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Beaver 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 Beaver:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, 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)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Beaver:

  • K09QQ (Channel 9; BEAVER, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K04LC (Channel 4; BEAVER, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KL3IB, Licensee ID: L01642474
    Grant Date: 06/06/2011, Expiration Date: 06/06/2021, Certifier: Lavern E Davison
    Registrant: Lavern E Davison, Beaver, AK 99724


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

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