Healy Lake, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 13. Population change since 2000: -64.9%
Males: (33.3%)
Females: (66.7%)
Median resident age:  41.5 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 99706

Estimated median household income in 2016: $86,467 (it was $51,250 in 2000)
Healy Lake:

$86,467
AK:

$76,440

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $33,423 (it was $18,127 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $298,468 (it was $129,200 in 2000)
Healy Lake:

$298,468
AK:

$267,800
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  • Races in Healy Lake, AK (2010)

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    • 1184.6%American Indian alone
    • 215.4%White alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Healy Lake: 109.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 66.3 square miles.

Population density: 0.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Healy Lake, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Healy Lake:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 17.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Healy Lake CDP:

  • Never married: 100.0%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

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

Healy Lake CDP:  2.7% ($3,500)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (251.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2350.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Deltana, AK (4.6 miles ), Dry Creek, AK (4.6 miles) , Fort Greely, AK (5.1 miles ), Dot Lake, AK (5.5 miles) , Delta Junction, AK (5.6 miles ), Dot Lake Village, AK (5.6 miles) , Big Delta, AK (5.9 miles ), Whitestone, AK (6.2 miles) .

Latitude: 63.99 N, Longitude: 144.71 W

Area code: 907

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.1%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Average climate in Healy Lake, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Healy Lake-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 571% 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 225.5 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 97.5 miles away from Healy Lake center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 190.7 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 250.4 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 363.5 miles away from Healy Lake 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 109.9 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 Southeast Fairbanks Census Area (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Healy Lake:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 111 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 253 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 253 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1338 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1341 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1359 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1363 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable location: Indian Village (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Healy Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: Healy River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  42.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.3%
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:

0.0
Alaska average:

9.9

Healy Lake travel time to work - commute Healy Lake mode of transportation to work chart

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Healy Lake 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Healy Lake:

53.4%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Healy Lake:

42.5%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

25.3
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

17.5%
Alaska:

21.6%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.2
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

12.5%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Healy Lake:

58.1%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.0%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Healy Lake, AK Residents

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 Healy Lake:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCAM (790 AM; 5 kW; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • Healy Lake Central Office (Lat: 63.997667 Lon: -144.722861), Call Sign: KNLR858
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.225 MHz, 454.250 MHzGrant Date: 09/21/1995, Expiration Date: 09/21/2005, Cancellation Date: 02/28/2003Registrant: Alaska Telephone Company, 4300 B Street Suite 303, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 563-2199, Fax: (907) 563-4693, Email:

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (65%)
  • Wood (35%)

Healy Lake compared to Alaska state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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 significantly below state average.
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