Crooked Creek, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 105. Population change since 2000: -23.4%
Males: 43  (41.8%)
Females: 62  (58.2%)
Median resident age:  18.5 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip code: 99575

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,731 (it was $17,500 in 2000)
Crooked Creek:

$35,731
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,458 (it was $6,495 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $203,578 (it was $82,100 in 2000)
Crooked Creek:

$203,578
AK:

$254,000
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    • 8883.8%American Indian alone
    • 98.6%Two or more races
    • 87.6%White alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Crooked Creek: 112.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (4.9%), Irish (1.6%), English (1.1%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 101.1 square miles.

Population density: 1.0 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Crooked Creek:

  • High school or higher: 84.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 42.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Crooked Creek CDP:

  • Never married: 64.8%
  • Now married: 22.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 7.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Crooked Creek, Alaska as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Crooked Creek to the number of sex offenders is 35 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Crooked Creek CDP:  1.2% ($1,000)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (279.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2586.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Red Devil, AK (5.1 miles) , Sleetmute, AK (5.8 miles) , Flat, AK (6.4 miles) , Chuathbaluk, AK (6.4 miles) , Stony River, AK (7.1 miles) , Aniak, AK (7.1 miles ), Holy Cross, AK (7.6 miles ), Shageluk, AK (8.4 miles) .

Latitude: 61.86 N, Longitude: 158.13 W

Area code: 907

Crooked Creek household income distribution Crooked Creek home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

16.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (47%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Construction (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Educational services (32%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (33%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Management occupations (37%)
  • Community and social service occupations (32%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Crooked Creek, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Crooked Creek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 602% 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 351.7 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 268.6 miles away from Crooked Creek 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 349.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 367.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 451.9 miles away from Crooked Creek center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 320.6 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 Crooked Creek:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Crooked Creek:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 277 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 278 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 381 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1637 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1640 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1644 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1661 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Crooked Creek:

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Notable locations in Crooked Creek: Parents Trading Post (A), Canoe Village (B), Crooked Creek Volunteer Fire Department (C), Yukon Kuskokwim Health Crooked Creek Health Clinic (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Bell Creek (A), Village Creek (B), Oskawalik River (C), Little Creek (D), Jungjuk Creek (E), Crooked Creek (F), Central Creek (G). Display/hide their locations 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 Crooked Creek and their reported violations in the past:

CROOKED CREEK WATERING POINT (Population served: 147, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-12-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 23 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.2%
(27.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  68.4%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  26.3%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Crooked Creek compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below 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:

7.7
Alaska average:

10.4

Crooked Creek travel time to work - commute Crooked Creek mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (52%)
  • Wood (48%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Crooked Creek CDP (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%

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 Crooked Creek:

  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • 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)
  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Crooked Creek:

  • K07RZ (Channel 7; CROOKED CREEK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K13RS (Channel 13; CROOKED CREEK, AK; Owner: CROOKED CREEK TRADITIONAL COUNCIL)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • 100Total average daily traffic
  • 1Total average daily truck traffic
  • 120Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Snow Gulch Mine 18 Mi N Of (Lat: 61.899306 Lon: -158.385722), Type: Pole, Overall height: 9 m, Call Sign: KNE95
    Assigned Frequencies: 3.20240 MHz, 3.26240 MHz, 4.03640 MHz, 5.13590 MHz, 5.16890 MHz, 5.20590 MHz, 8.06840 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/20/1994, Expiration Date: 04/20/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Spencer Lyman, Flat, AK 99584
  • Crooked Creek Airport (Lat: 61.869028 Lon: -158.137111), Call Sign: WDW9, Licensee ID: L00011273
    Assigned Frequencies: 129.600 MHz, 130.100 MHz, 130.200 MHz, 130.300 MHz, 130.400 MHz, 130.900 MHz, 131.100 MHz, 131.300 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/23/1994, Expiration Date: 08/10/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Alaska Aviation Radio Inc, 1776 K St Nw, Washington, DC 20006

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 1688V , Serial Number: 17263714, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 08/30/1974
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Spencer W Lyman, Po Box 79, Crooked Creek, AK 99575, Other Owners: Carolyn M Lyman
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180K (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 114 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 63525 , Serial Number: 18052852, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 05/10/1977
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Spencer W Lyman, Po Box 79, Crooked Creek, AK 99575, Other Owners: Carolyn M Lyman

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