For population 25 years and over in Golovin:
For population 15 years and over in Golovin city:
6 residents are foreign born (5.8% Latin America).
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (477.1 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2808.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: White Mountain, AK (3.8 miles ), Elim, AK (4.8 miles ), Shaktoolik, AK (7.5 miles ), Koyuk, AK (7.8 miles ), Nome, AK (8.4 miles ), Stebbins, AK (8.7 miles ), St. Michael, AK (8.9 miles ), Unalakleet, AK (9.0 miles ).
Latitude: 64.54 N, Longitude: 163.03 W
Area code: 907
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+13.4%).
Average climate in Golovin, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Golovin-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 24% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/6/2005 at 07:16:57, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.0 MS, 4.8 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 2.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 66.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2000 at 15:37:13, a magnitude 5.1 (4.7 MB, 5.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 61.7 miles away from Golovin center
On 12/15/1997 at 14:22:33, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 ML, Depth: 15.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 10.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/30/2001 at 12:36:02, a magnitude 4.8 (4.4 MB, 4.8 ML, Depth: 5.0 mi) earthquake occurred 24.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/30/1992 at 13:51:13, a magnitude 4.8 (4.7 MB, 4.6 MS, 4.8 ML, Depth: 11.4 mi) earthquake occurred 80.3 miles away from Golovin center
On 7/6/2006 at 23:26:58, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 84.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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).
Airports located in Golovin:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Golovin:
See full list of schools located in Golovin
Public high school in Golovin:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Golovin and their reported violations in the past:GOLOVIN COMMUNITY WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 150, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.5%
(0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.4% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Golovin compared to Alaska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
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:
Golovin government finances in 2002(per resident):
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 Golovin:
TV broadcast stations around Golovin:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Golovin)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:14 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Golovin)