For population 25 years and over in Diomede:
For population 15 years and over in Diomede city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $-1 (100.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (667.3 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2999.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Wales, AK (5.1 miles) , Port Clarence, AK (8.3 miles) , Brevig Mission, AK (8.7 miles ), Teller, AK (9.0 miles ), Shishmaref, AK (9.3 miles ), Nome, AK (11.6 miles ), White Mountain, AK (13.3 miles ), Deering, AK (13.3 miles) .
Latitude: 65.76 N, Longitude: 168.93 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 907
Population change in the 1990s: -32 (-18.0%).
Average climate in Diomede, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Diomede-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 5/21/1997 at 22:59:55, a magnitude 4.7 (4.3 MB, 4.6 ML, 4.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 61.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/22/2003 at 00:11:31, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MB, 4.1 ML, Depth: 5.8 mi) earthquake occurred 47.3 miles away from Diomede center
On 5/22/1997 at 14:27:08, a magnitude 4.4 (3.9 MB, 4.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 58.3 miles away from the city center
On 9/11/2004 at 10:41:01, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 16.0 mi) earthquake occurred 77.5 miles away from the city center
On 10/22/2003 at 02:22:45, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 13.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 42.0 miles away from Diomede center
On 1/9/2008 at 23:12:31, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 43.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Nome Census Area County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Diomede:
Heliports located in Diomede:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Diomede:
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Public high school in Diomede:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 52.1%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 59.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Diomede compared to Alaska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Diomede government finances in 2002:
4.89% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,306 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:
8.27% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($41,860 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 Diomede:
TV broadcast stations around Diomede:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:5
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1