Evansville, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 15. Population change since 2000: -46.4%
Males: (18.2%)
Females: 13  (81.8%)
Median resident age:  58.1 years
Alaska median age:  33.5 years

Zip code: 99726

Estimated median household income in 2016: $26,954 (it was $53,750 in 2000)
Evansville:

$26,954
AK:

$76,440

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,952 (it was $15,746 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $169,263 (it was $47,500 in 2000)
Evansville:

$169,263
AK:

$267,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $173,673; Detached houses: $173,806
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    • 853.3%American Indian alone
    • 746.7%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Evansville: 112.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Elevation: 643 feet

Land area: 22.2 square miles.

Population density: 0.7 people per square mile   (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Evansville:

  • High school or higher: 60.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 40.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 5.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Evansville CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 40.2%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 19.1%
  • Divorced: 40.7%

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

Evansville CDP:  1.2% ($550)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (398.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2630.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bettles, AK (1.0 miles) , Allakaket, AK (6.3 miles) , New Allakaket, AK (6.3 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (6.6 miles) , Alatna, AK (6.6 miles) , Wiseman, AK (7.3 miles) , Anaktuvuk Pass, AK (9.3 miles ), Stevens Village, AK (9.5 miles) .

Latitude: 66.90 N, Longitude: 151.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Evansville household income distribution Evansville home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

14.9%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Evansville, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Evansville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 407% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 201.3 miles away from the city 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 256.9 miles away from Evansville center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 423.4 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
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 63.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 252.6 miles away from Evansville center
On 10/6/1995 at 05:23:18, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.2 ME, 6.2 ML, Depth: 5.7 mi) earthquake occurred 148.5 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 smaller than the US average (13).
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).
Evansville topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Evansville:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 176 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 398 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 399 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1616 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1620 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1639 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1642 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable location: Tanana Chiefs Conference Frank Tobuk Senior Health Clinic - Evansville / Bettles (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Birch Hill Lake (A). Display/hide its location 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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  1.3 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:  0.0%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

17.8
Alaska average:

9.9

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

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Evansville CDP (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

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
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

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.
Alaska:

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
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

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

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Evansville:

50.5%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

43.9%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.9
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Evansville:

18.4%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Evansville:

20.1%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.5
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Evansville:

52.0%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

54.8%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

83.4%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Evansville, AK Residents

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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  3.27% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($42,760)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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  3.59% ($29,587 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.24% ($41,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Evansville:

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

Strongest FM radio stations in Evansville:

  • K221AA (92.1 FM; BETTLES, AK; Owner: VOICE FOR CHRIST MINISTRIES)

TV broadcast stations around Evansville:

  • K09TE (Channel 9; BETTLES, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K13TE (Channel 13; BETTLES, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Prospect Camp 24 Mi Se (Lat: 66.800944 Lon: -150.679083), Call Sign: KNZ7
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.900 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/2002, Expiration Date: 11/10/2007, Cancellation Date: 01/12/2008Registrant: North Slope Telecom Inc., 2020 E. Dowling Road #3, Anchorage, AK 99507-1970, Phone: (907) 562-4693, Fax: (907) 562-0818, Email:
  • Prospect Camp 24 Miles Se (Lat: 66.800944 Lon: -150.679083), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 3.5 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQID254
    Assigned Frequencies: 122.850 MHz, 122.900 MHzGrant Date: 01/08/2008, Expiration Date: 01/08/2018, Certifier: Dana S Orr WardRegistrant: North Slope Telecom, Inc., 2020 E. Dowling Rd. #3, Anchorage, AK 99517-1970, Phone: (907) 751-8212, Fax: (907) 751-8272, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (73%)
  • Wood (27%)

Evansville compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value 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 significantly above 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 above state average.
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