Glennallen, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 483. Population change since 2000: -12.8%
Males: 287  (59.5%)
Females: 196  (40.5%)
Median resident age:  50.3 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99588.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,491 (it was $38,846 in 2000)
Glennallen:

$48,491
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,740 (it was $17,084 in 2000)

Glennallen CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $171,119 (it was $117,500 in 2000)
Glennallen:

$171,119
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $498.

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  • Races in Glennallen, AK (2010)

    Glennallen races chart
    • 37377.2%White alone
    • 5110.6%Two or more races
    • 377.7%American Indian alone
    • 102.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 71.4%Hispanic
    • 30.6%Asian alone
    • 20.4%Black alone

Races in Glennallen detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Glennallen: 108.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.9%), English (23.3%), Irish (16.8%), French (7.3%), United States (6.2%), Italian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Elevation: 1412 feet

Land area: 114.1 square miles.

Population density: 4.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Glennallen, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Glennallen:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 18.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Glennallen CDP:

  • Never married: 31.4%
  • Now married: 62.6%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 3.3%

4 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.7%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Glennallen, Alaska as of August 29, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Glennallen to the number of sex offenders is 121 to 1.


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

Glennallen CDP:  0.6% ($700)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (152.0 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2273.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Copperville, AK (2.3 miles) , Tazlina, AK (2.5 miles) , Silver Springs, AK (3.0 miles) , Gulkana, AK (3.2 miles) , Copper Center, AK (3.6 miles ), Tolsona, AK (4.0 miles) , Gakona, AK (4.0 miles ), Willow Creek, AK (5.0 miles ).

Latitude: 62.11 N, Longitude: 145.56 W

Area code: 907

Glennallen household income distribution Glennallen home values distribution

Glennallen tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (15%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (15%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (16%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (42%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (24%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Glennallen: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Glennallen, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Glennallen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 726% 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 101.6 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 120.4 miles away from Glennallen center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 214.8 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, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 248.1 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) earthquake occurred 163.6 miles away from Glennallen center
On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 404.7 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)

Birthplace of: John Harris (Alaska politician) - Politician.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Glennallen:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 154 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 155 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 203 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1278 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1282 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1294 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1303 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high schools in Glennallen:

Public elementary/middle schools in Glennallen:

See full list of schools located in Glennallen, School District: COPPER RIVER SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Glennallen:

  • COPPER VALLEY COMMUNITY LIBRARY (Operating income: $35,700; Location: MILE 186 GLENN HIGHWAY; 16,773 books; 451 audio materials; 3,081 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 25 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • In the section "Hospitals/medical centers near Glennallen" please add: Cross Road Medical Center (Mile 187 Glenn Hwy, Glennallen, AK).

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Notable locations in Glennallen: Glenallen Lodge (A), Ranch House Lodge (B), I Bar F Lodge (C), Glennrich Fire and Rescue (D), Glennrich Volunteer Fire Department Glennallen (E), Gateway Lodge (F), Copper River Emergency Services Council - Glennallen / Copper Center (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Mud Lake (A), Plumb Bob Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Tolsona Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Princess Copper River Wilderness Lodge (Mi 101 Richardsn Highway) (1), Caribou Hotel (Mi 187 Glenn Highway) (2), Cranberry Hill House Bed and Breakfast (Mi 187 Glenn Highway) (3), Fiddler's Green On Bear Creek (Po Box 472) (4), Point Lodge (Po Box 1706) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Aso Court System (Mi 186 Glenn Highway) (1), Alaska State - Court System- Clerks Office (Po Box 86) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Valdez-Cordova 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 Glennallen and their reported violations in the past:

CRSD GLENNALLEN HIGH SCHOOL (Population served: 396, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GLENNALLEN WATER WORKS (Population served: 360, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
KENNY LAKE FIRE HALL (Population served: 350, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2003, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-28-2012)
  • 19 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
CARIBOU CAFE & MOTEL WELL (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
OMNI PARKS STORE (Population served: 222, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
MCCARTHY LODGE (Population served: 195, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ALASKA BIBLE COLLEGE (Population served: 115, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2001, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-29-2012)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 34 regular monitoring violations
MENDELTNA CREEK LODGE (Population served: 104, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In SEP-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2008
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • One other older monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Glennallen that have no violations reported:

  • BLM - PAXSON LAKE CMPG (Address: MILE 186.5 GLENN HIGHWAY , Population served: 31, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BIRCH STREET HOMEOWNERS ASSN. (Population served: 28, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BLM - LOWER TANGLE LK/ WELL #2 (Address: MILE 186.5 GLENN HIGHWAY , Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • BLM - DELTA N.W.&S.R. WAYSIDE (Address: MILE 186.5 GLENN HIGHWAY , Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  56.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.9%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households
18 people in college/university student housing in 2010
17 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus) in 2000

Glennallen compared to Alaska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Glennallen (2011 data):

  • First National Bank Alaska: Glennallen Branch at Mile 187 Glenn Highway, branch established on 2006/04/19. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,870.3 mil, Deposits: $1,931.3 mil, headquarters in Anchorage, AK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Glennallen Branch at Mile 187.5 Glenn Highway, branch established on 1963/07/22. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (47%)
  • Wood (47%)
  • Electricity (5%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Glennallen CDP (based on Valdez-Cordova Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,56321
Other4725
Catholic4373
Mainline Protestant3455
Orthodox3284
Black Protestant1841
None6,307-
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: 8
Valdez-Cordova Census Area:

8.43 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Valdez-Cordova Census Area:

1.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Valdez-Cordova Census Area:

7.38 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

12.65 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Valdez-Cordova Census Area:

31.8%
Alaska:

27.8%

10.01% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,572 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.01%
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  1.92% ($53,795 average AGI)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.60% ($55,870)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.47% ($51,278)


10.55% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,337 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.55%
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  2.25% ($54,198 average AGI)
to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.63% ($39,875)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.44% ($44,235)

Strongest AM radio stations in Glennallen:

  • KCAM (790 AM; 5 kW; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHAR (590 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Glennallen:

  • KXGA (90.5 FM; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Glennallen:

  • K08LT (Channel 8; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: PAUL KILDAL)
  • K12MO (Channel 12; COPPER CENTER, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Glennallen fatal accident list:

Jul 20, 2007 05:41 PM, Glenn Highway, Unknown Dirt Road, Lat: 62.05381, Lon: -146.48430, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
Jul 16, 2006 10:45 AM, Sr-1 Richardson Hwy, Mp 38.9, Lat: 61.20120, Lon: -145.43353, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 6, 2006 03:25 PM, Sr-1- Richardson Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 15, 2005 06:48 PM, Sr-4 Richardson Hwy, Mp 138, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 14, 2004 06:43 PM, I-1 Glenn Highway, Tolsana Lake Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Jun 12, 1997 04:20 PM, I-A2, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
May 30, 1996 04:15 PM, Gulkana Vg, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 8m26ftTotal length
  • 798Total average daily traffic
  • 119Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,163Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic
Most common first names in Glennallen, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert560.9 years
William463.5 years
Alfred377.7 years
Albert269.0 years
George252.0 years
Frank287.0 years
Georgia291.5 years
Harold277.1 years
Margaret279.6 years
Most common last names in Glennallen, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Charley373.7 years
Ewan369.0 years
Zimbicki383.7 years
Fisher274.0 years
Clayton280.0 years
Hobson276.0 years
Krinke279.5 years
Schmidt267.5 years
Strunk289.5 years
Weir267.4 years

Businesses in Glennallen, AK

  • RadioShack: 1
  • True Value: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

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  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers"
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  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Protective service occupations:"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Educational services"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #98 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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