Chuathbaluk, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 123 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +3.4%
 
Males: 54  (44.7%)
Females: 69  (55.3%)
Median resident age:  20.2 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip code: 99557

Estimated median household income in 2013: $62,164 (it was $34,286 in 2000)
Chuathbaluk:

$62,164
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $15,340 (it was $10,100 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $57,775 (it was $72,500 in 2000)
Chuathbaluk:

$57,775
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $635.

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  • Races in Chuathbaluk, AK (2010)

    Chuathbaluk races chart
    • 10387.3%American Indian alone
    • 65.1%Two or more races
    • 43.4%White alone
    • 32.5%Hispanic
    • 21.7%Black alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Chuathbaluk: 104.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: French (3.3%), German (3.3%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1975

Land area: 3.52 square miles.

Population density: 35 people per square mile   (very low).

Chuathbaluk, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Chuathbaluk:

  • High school or higher: 84.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 4.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Chuathbaluk city:

  • Never married: 48.8%
  • Now married: 43.3%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 1.5%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Chuathbaluk, Alaska as of August 27, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Chuathbaluk to the number of sex offenders is 62 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $225 (0.6%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (315.1 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2609.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Aniak, AK (3.2 miles ), Upper Kalskag, AK (5.9 miles ), Lower Kalskag, AK (6.1 miles ), Crooked Creek, AK (6.4 miles) , Holy Cross, AK (6.8 miles ), Red Devil, AK (8.0 miles) , Tuluksak, AK (8.1 miles ), Sleetmute, AK (8.3 miles) .

Latitude: 61.58 N, Longitude: 159.25 W

Area code: 907

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

16.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +22 (+22.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (43%)
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Utilities (19%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Public administration (64%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (36%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)

Average climate in Chuathbaluk, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Chuathbaluk-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 564% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 387.4 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 309.8 miles away from Chuathbaluk 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 390.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 370.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 433.3 miles away from Chuathbaluk center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 318.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Airports located in Chuathbaluk:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Chuathbaluk:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 313 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 313 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 422 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1667 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1670 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1673 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1691 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Chuathbaluk:

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Notable location: Yukon Kuskokwim Health Marie Kameroff Health Clinic (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Bethel 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 Chuathbaluk and their reported violations in the past:

CHUATHBALUK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 123, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and MAR-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-10-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-16-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-01-2010 to JAN-16-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2006 and DEC-2006, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from FEB-01-2010 to JAN-16-2012)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 43 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 40.8%
(48.2% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  80.6%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  27.8%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Chuathbaluk compared to Alaska state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14%)
  • Wood (11%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Chuathbaluk city (based on Bethel Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,2448
Orthodox2,85217
Mainline Protestant2,21618
Evangelical Protestant50111
Other1981
None8,002-
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: 21
Bethel Census Area:

12.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bethel Census Area:

34.4%
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
Other Government Administration 2$4,629$27,7743$1,722
Streets and Highways 2$4,251$25,5060$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,475
Other and Unallocable 0$0 5$2,491
Totals for Government 4$8,880$26,6409$5,688

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

  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $60,000 ($487.80)
    General - Other: $47,000 ($382.11)
    Air Transportation: $10,000 ($81.30)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($56.91)
    Health Services - Other: $6,000 ($48.78)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $17,000 ($138.21)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $55,000 ($447.15)

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

  • Charges - Air Transportation: $9,000 ($73.17)
  • Charges - All Other: $59,000 ($479.67)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Support: $5,000 ($40.65)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $4,000 ($32.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $38,000 ($308.94)
    General Support: $26,000 ($211.38)
    Highways: $2,000 ($16.26)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($16.26)

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
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% ($36,474 average AGI)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.54% ($37,214)
from Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($24,423)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
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  2.15% ($42,486 average AGI)
to Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($32,615)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.37% ($52,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in Chuathbaluk:

  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Chuathbaluk:

  • K09PP (Channel 9; CHUATHBALUK, AK; Owner: CHUATHBALUK CITY COUNCIL)
  • K06LG (Channel 6; CHUATHBALUK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K11QN (Channel 11; ANIAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Within The Village Of Chuathbaluk (Lat: 61.572333 Lon: -159.248444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: KNKR275
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2005, Expiration Date: 10/01/2015, Certifier: Steve Hamlen
    Registrant: Gci, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

1
  • Chuathbaluk Central Ofc (Lat: 61.573056 Lon: -159.279444), Type: 18.2, Overall height: 18.2 m
    Registrant: 9075611674, , 5450 A ST

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Chuathbaluk, Post Office Access Rd (Lat: 61.572333 Lon: -159.248444), Type: Tower, Structure height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQON818
    Assigned Frequencies: 6197.24 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2011, Expiration Date: 12/01/2021, Certifier: Jimmy Sipes
    Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:
  • CHUATHBALUK, Within Village (Lat: 61.572333 Lon: -159.248444), Overall height: 13.1 m, Call Sign: WHQ627, Licensee ID: L00002081
    Assigned Frequencies: 2167.20 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/20/2010, Expiration Date: 01/11/2020
    Registrant: United Utilities Inc, 5450 A Street, Anchorage, AK 99518, Phone: (907) 273-5280, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 71086 , Serial Number: 18115, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/20/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Case H Nelson, Po Box Chu, Chuathbaluk, AK 99557

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