Dot Lake Village, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 62. Population change since 2000: +63.2%
Males: 26  (43.1%)
Females: 36  (56.9%)
Median resident age:  20.2 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip code: 99737

Estimated median household income in 2013: $22,970 (it was $16,250 in 2000)
Dot Lake Village:

$22,970
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,332 (it was $7,476 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $99,793 (it was $21,300 in 2000)
Dot Lake Village:

$99,793
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $121,922; Detached houses: $119,378

Median gross rent in 2013: $381.

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  • Races in Dot Lake Village, AK (2010)

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    • 5182.3%American Indian alone
    • 69.7%Two or more races
    • 58.1%White alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dot Lake Village: 108.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: United States (8.5%), German (3.4%), Irish (3.4%), French Canadian (1.7%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 3.63 square miles.

Population density: 17 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Dot Lake Village:

  • High school or higher: 90.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 2.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dot Lake Village CDP:

  • Never married: 35.4%
  • Now married: 41.4%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 9.6%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

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

Dot Lake Village CDP:  1.5% ($325)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (249.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2319.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Dot Lake, AK (1.0 miles) , Dry Creek, AK (4.2 miles) , Tanacross, AK (5.3 miles) , Healy Lake, AK (5.6 miles) , Tok, AK (6.2 miles ), Deltana, AK (6.9 miles ), Fort Greely, AK (7.0 miles ), Mentasta Lake, AK (7.3 miles) .

Latitude: 63.65 N, Longitude: 144.04 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Dot Lake Village household income distribution Dot Lake Village home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

11.0%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (60%)
  • Educational services (40%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Healthcare support occupations (50%)
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Material moving occupations (25%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (60%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Dot Lake Village, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dot Lake Village-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 566% 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 215.3 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
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 113.7 miles away from Dot Lake Village center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 213.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/1979 at 21:27:06, a magnitude 7.4 (6.4 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.4 UK, 6.9 ML, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 220.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1987 at 19:23:19, a magnitude 7.9 (6.7 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.9 MW, 7.1 ML) earthquake occurred 336.8 miles away from Dot Lake Village center
On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 441.6 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)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dot Lake Village:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 141 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 252 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 252 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1307 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1311 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1328 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1333 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable locations in Dot Lake Village: Indian Village (A), Dot Lake Volunteer Fire Department (B), Tanana Chiefs Conference Dot Lake Clinic (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 52.0%
(41.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 65.6% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

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

No gay or lesbian households reported

Dot Lake Village compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students 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:

4.1
Alaska average:

10.4

Dot Lake Village travel time to work - commute Dot Lake Village mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (53%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (47%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Dot Lake Village CDP (based on Southeast Fairbanks Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,01418
Other4342
Catholic3662
Mainline Protestant1824
None5,033-
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: 2
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

13.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

32.7%
Alaska:

27.8%

10.00% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,620 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.00%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  2.43% ($49,303 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.77% ($42,238)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.37% ($49,000)


10.66% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,704 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.66%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  2.38% ($37,369 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.99% ($46,074)
to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.84% ($50,739)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dot Lake Village:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KCAM (790 AM; 5 kW; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dot Lake Village:

  • K296DU (107.1 FM; DOT LAKE, AK; Owner: EVANGELISTIC AK MISSIONARY F/SHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Dot Lake Village:

  • K07RU (Channel 7; DOT LAKE, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K13RM (Channel 13; DOT LAKE, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
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