For population 25 years and over in Cantwell:
For population 15 years and over in Cantwell CDP:
10 residents are foreign born (4.8% Europe, 1.2% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $199 (0.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (154.4 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2410.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: McKinley Park, AK (4.3 miles) , Healy, AK (6.4 miles ), Ferry, AK (6.8 miles) , Anderson, AK (8.2 miles ), Chase, AK (8.7 miles) , Nenana, AK (9.0 miles ), Talkeetna, AK (9.1 miles ), Four Mile Road, AK (9.2 miles) .
Latitude: 63.39 N, Longitude: 148.90 W
Area code: 907
Work and jobs in Cantwell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cantwell, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Cantwell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 3207% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 37.7 miles away from the city center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from Cantwell 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 25.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/29/2000 at 10:35:48, a magnitude 6.0 (5.5 MB, 5.3 MS, 6.0 ML, 5.8 MW, Depth: 14.0 mi) earthquake occurred 55.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:32:17, a magnitude 6.0 (5.6 MB, 6.0 ML, 5.8 ML, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 99.1 miles away from Cantwell center
On 12/30/1995 at 02:07:17, a magnitude 5.7 (5.5 MB, 5.7 MW, 5.2 ME, Depth: 85.3 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 55.8 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)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Denali Borough County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Storms: 2, Earthquake: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Cantwell:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cantwell:
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Public high school in Cantwell:
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 33.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 2.47. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 23.4 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Cantwell and their reported violations in the past:CANTWELL RV PARK (Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:CANTWELL CAFE / LONGHORN BAR (Address: MILE 136 DENALI HIGHWAY , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:LAZY J CABINS (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TSESYU / TIME TO EAT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.0%
(7.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Cantwell compared to Alaska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
15.23% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,244 average adjusted gross income)
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:
14.30% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($42,220 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Cantwell:
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Cantwell fatal accident list:
Jun 2, 2008 04:17 AM, Sr-3 Parks Highway, Lat: 63.369736, Lon: -148.996969, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 14, 2008 04:59 PM, Sr-3 Parks Hwy, Lat: 63.472781, Lon: -148.818333, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 18, 2006 87:99 PM, I-Sr3 Parks Hwy, Jack River Brdg, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jun 21, 2006 09:42 PM, I-Sr-3 Parks Hwy, Mp 215.5, Lat: 63.630875, Lon: -148.781978, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 10, 2004 07:45 PM, I-3 Parks Hwy, Mp 206.6, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 11See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Cantwell, AK
Total length: 63 meters (207ft)
Total average daily traffic: 13,077
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,057
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 17,250
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cantwell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Cantwell)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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