Coldfoot, Alaska

Submit your own pictures of this place and show them to the world

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Population in 2010: 10.
Population change since 2000: -23.1%
Males: (98.1%)
Females: (1.9%)
Median resident age:

58.0 years
Alaska median age:

35.0 years

Zip code: 99701

Estimated median household income in 2019: $86,005 (it was $61,250 in 2000)
Coldfoot:

$86,005
AK:

$75,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $58,670 (it was $42,620 in 2000)
March 2019 cost of living index in Coldfoot: 99.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 1.3%

Compare current foreclosures near your location:

Check out more offers near your location.
Powered by Foreclosure.com
Settings
X
Data:
Loading data...
Based on 2000-2020 data
Loading data...

123
Hide US histogram
  • Races in Coldfoot, AK (2019)
    • 11574.7%White alone
    • 3824.7%American Indian alone
    • 10.6%Hispanic
Recent articles from our blog. Our writers, many of them Ph.D. graduates or candidates, create easy-to-read articles on a wide variety of topics.

Latest news from Coldfoot, AK collected exclusively by city-data.com from local newspapers, TV, and radio stations

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 37.0 square miles.

Population density: 0.3 people per square mile   (very low).

Coldfoot, Alaska map

1 resident is foreign born

This place:

0.6%
Alaska:

7.8%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (419.1 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2621.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Wiseman, AK (3.6 miles),
Evansville, AK (6.6 miles),
Bettles, AK (6.6 miles),
Anaktuvuk Pass, AK (8.6 miles ),
Allakaket, AK (9.1 miles),
New Allakaket, AK (9.1 miles),
Alatna, AK (9.4 miles),
Stevens Village, AK (9.5 miles)

Latitude: 67.25 N, Longitude: 150.15 W

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

9.9%
Alaska:

8.1%

Average climate in Coldfoot, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Coldfoot, Alaska average temperatures Coldfoot, Alaska average precipitation Coldfoot, Alaska humidity Coldfoot, Alaska wind speed Coldfoot, Alaska snowfall Coldfoot, Alaska sunshine Coldfoot, Alaska clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Coldfoot-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 2634% 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, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 265.8 miles away from Coldfoot center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 226.0 miles away from Coldfoot center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 437.5 miles away from Coldfoot center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 7.9 (7.9 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 269.7 miles away from Coldfoot 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 72.5 miles away from the city 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) earthquake occurred 108.0 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 Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area (6) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 2, Freeze: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Coldfoot topographic map

Airports located in Coldfoot:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Coldfoot:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 178 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 419 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 420 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1602 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1606 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1626 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1628 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Points of interest:

Click to draw/clear place borders

Creeks: Slate Creek (A), Rosie Creek (B), Myrtle Creek (C), Porcupine Creek (D). Display/hide their locations 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
Average household size:
This place:

1.7 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

16.7%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

16.7%
Whole state:

8.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Coldfoot:

Marital status in Coldfoot, AK
  • Never married: 29.5%
  • Now married: 69.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.7%

For population 25 years and over in Coldfoot:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 34.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 2.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.3
Alaska average:

10.2

Religion statistics for Coldfoot, AK (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,14818
Catholic1,45310
Evangelical Protestant1645
Other87-
Orthodox853
None1,651-
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: 10
This county:

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.
State:

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
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
State:

27.8%

4.22% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($44,105 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.22%
Alaska average:

7.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  2.16% ($41,523 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Coldfoot:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KBRW (680 AM; 10 kW; BARROW, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

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

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Coldfoot Camp Hwys Office (Lat: 67.256500 Lon: -150.190222), Call Sign: WRV718, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0400 MHz, 47.0800 MHz, 47.1000 MHz, 47.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 02/19/2022, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 452-1911
  • Coldfoot Camp (Lat: 67.256500 Lon: -150.190222), Call Sign: WXT733, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.4000 MHz, 47.4000 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/2013, Expiration Date: 08/12/2023, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
  • Coldfoot Camp Hwys Ofc (Lat: 67.256500 Lon: -150.190222), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: KBE350, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.26540 MHz, 4.46140 MHz, 5.19640 MHz, 7.48140 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2015, Expiration Date: 08/24/2025, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 269-5744, Fax: (907) 269-5562, Email:
  • Pump Station 5 52.8 Km Ssw (Lat: 66.812583 Lon: -150.667667), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 33.5 m, Call Sign: WZX257,
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.700 MHz, Grant Date: 05/02/2014, Expiration Date: 07/11/2024, Registrant: North Slope Telecom Inc., 2020 E. Dowling Road Suite #3, Anchorage, AK 99507-1970, Phone: (907) 751-8212, Fax: (907) 751-8272, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MP 238- COLDFOOT CAM, 1/8 Mile East Of Coldfoot Camp (Lat: 67.252722 Lon: -150.192806), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WQEL615,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6586.25 MHz, Grant Date: 03/01/2016, Expiration Date: 02/01/2026, Certifier: James J. R. Talbot, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S. Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

4
  • (Lat: 67.277889 Lon: -150.268278), Call Sign: KNKJ504,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.575 MHz, 454.375 MHz, 454.650 MHz, Grant Date: 02/26/1999, Expiration Date: 11/01/2008, Cancellation Date: 12/06/1999, Registrant: Alascom, Inc., 1726 M Street, N.W., Suite 801, Washington, DC 20036
  • Coldfoot Central Office (Lat: 67.252500 Lon: -150.178889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: KNLW655, Licensee ID: L00002786,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.075 MHz, 454.200 MHz, 454.250 MHz, 454.500 MHz, 454.325 MHz, 454.400 MHz, 454.125 MHz, 454.550 MHz, Grant Date: 08/20/2019, Expiration Date: 09/02/2029, Registrant: Summit Telephone & Telegraph Company Of Alaska, Inc., Fairbanks, AK 99710-0089, Phone: (907) 389-1012, Fax: (907) 389-4003, Email:
  • Coldfoot Central Office (Lat: 67.252444 Lon: -150.178750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WPQP240, Licensee ID: L00002786,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.750 MHz, 152.690 MHz, 152.540 MHz, 152.630 MHz, Grant Date: 07/28/2020, Expiration Date: 07/13/2030, Certifier: Roger Shoffstall, Registrant: Summit Telephone & Telegraph Company Of Alaska, Inc., Fairbanks, AK 99710-0089, Phone: (907) 389-1012, Fax: (907) 389-4003, Email:
  • Coldfoot Central Office (Lat: 67.252500 Lon: -150.178889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 18 m, Overall height: 24 m, Call Sign: WQLB419,
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.075 MHz, 454.125 MHz, 454.200 MHz, 454.250 MHz, 454.325 MHz, 454.400 MHz, 454.500 MHz, 454.550 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2010, Expiration Date: 05/03/2011, Cancellation Date: 06/18/2011, Certifier: Roger L Shoffstall, Registrant: Summit Telephone & Telegraph Company Of Alaska, Fairbanks, AK 99710-0089, Phone: (907) 389-1012, Fax: (907) 389-4003, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Coldfoot Camp Hwy Office (Lat: 67.256500 Lon: -150.190222), Type: Tower, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WGR71, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.50740 MHz, 3.20240 MHz, 3.35540 MHz, 5.16890 MHz, 5.20890 MHz, Grant Date: 12/11/2014, Expiration Date: 03/02/2025, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
  • Public Safety Dept Office (Lat: 67.256778 Lon: -150.189667), Call Sign: WSI2, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.900 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2008, Expiration Date: 12/08/2018, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2019, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND BEAVER U-6A (Category: Land, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 122 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3947Q, N3947Q, N-3947Q, Serial Number: 53-2790, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 08/03/2001, Certificate Issue Date: 07/22/2005
    Registrant (LLC): Coyote Air LLC, Po Box 9053, Coldfoot, AK 99701
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND BEAVER DHC-2 MK.1 (Category: Land, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 122 mph), Engine: P&W R-985 SERIES (450 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5343G, N5343G, N-5343G, Serial Number: 862, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 06/18/1996, Certificate Issue Date: 09/13/2001
    Registrant (LLC): Coyote Air LLC, Po Box 9053, Coldfoot, AK 99701
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-3 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 60F, N60F, N-60F, Serial Number: 108-4618, Year manufactured: 1948, Airworthiness Date: 03/30/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/26/2010
    Registrant (LLC): Coyote Air LLC, Po Box 9053, Coldfoot, AK 99701



Coldfoot compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
Cost of Living Calculator