Hollis, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 112. Population change since 2000: -19.4%
Males: 70  (63.2%)
Females: 42  (36.8%)
Median resident age:  32.6 years
Alaska median age:  33.5 years

Zip code: 99921

Estimated median household income in 2016: $64,847 (it was $43,750 in 2000)
Hollis:

$64,847
AK:

$76,440

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $23,979 (it was $17,278 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $251,818 (it was $129,200 in 2000)
Hollis:

$251,818
AK:

$267,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $134,456; Detached houses: $134,560
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  • Races in Hollis, AK (2010)

    Hollis races chart
    • 9988.4%White alone
    • 54.5%American Indian alone
    • 54.5%Two or more races
    • 10.9%Asian alone
    • 10.9%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.9%Hispanic
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Hollis: 106.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Scotch-Irish (23.8%), German (11.9%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 63.2 square miles.

Population density: 1.8 people per square mile   (very low).

Hollis, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Hollis:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 38.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.0%
  • Unemployed: 3.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 39.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Hollis CDP:

  • Never married: 11.5%
  • Now married: 49.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 39.5%

4 residents are foreign born

This place:

5.3%
Alaska:

7.5%

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

Hollis CDP:  1.5% ($1,917)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (636.0 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (701.9 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1631.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kasaan, AK (3.6 miles) , Thorne Bay, AK (3.8 miles ), Klawock, AK (3.9 miles ), Craig, AK (4.1 miles ), Hydaburg, AK (4.4 miles ), Meyers Chuck, AK (5.0 miles) , Naukati Bay, AK (5.7 miles) , Coffman Cove, AK (6.1 miles) .

Latitude: 55.48 N, Longitude: 132.72 W

Area code: 907

Hollis household income distribution Hollis home values distribution
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
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%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (44%)
  • Educational services (33%)
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (100%)
  • 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%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (67%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (33%)
  • 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 Hollis, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Hollis-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 40% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 246.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1972 at 21:45:14, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 155.0 miles away from Hollis center
On 6/28/2004 at 09:49:47, a magnitude 6.8 (5.9 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 12.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 86.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 194.4 miles away from the city center
On 3/6/1988 at 22:35:38, a magnitude 7.8 (6.8 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.8 MW, 7.4 ML) earthquake occurred 403.1 miles away from Hollis 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 436.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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located in Hollis:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hollis:

  • Whatcom Community College (about 633 miles; Bellingham, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 637 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 647 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 658 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Everett Community College (about 685 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 692 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 695 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)

Public high school in Hollis:

  • HOLLIS SCHOOL (Location: TRACT 4A OF ASLS 96-31, Grades: PK-12)

Library in Hollis:

  • HOLLIS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $10,858; Location: NO. 1 HOLLIS SCHOOL ROAD; 17,200 books; 630 audio materials; 300 video materials; 50 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Hollis: Hollis Volunteer Fire Department (A), Hollis Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Rivers and creeks: Harris River (A), Maybeso Creek (B), Halfmile Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan 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: 19.7%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  65.9%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  13.6%
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:

9.4
Alaska average:

9.9

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

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hollis CDP (based on Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic--
Evangelical Protestant--
Mainline Protestant--
Other--
None--
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: 5
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area:

9.05 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area:

7.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

3.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.8%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area:

34.2%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

51.5%
State:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Hollis:

46.0%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Hollis:

30.5
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Hollis:

23.0%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

12.4%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Hollis:

6.9
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Hollis:

37.2%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Hollis:

54.1%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Hollis:

78.9%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Hollis, AK Residents

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Hollis:

  • KTKN (930 AM; 5 kW; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KRSA (580 AM; 5 kW; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KINY (800 AM; 10 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNO (630 AM; 5 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hollis:

  • K248AI (97.5 FM; CRAIG, ETC., AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K258AD (99.5 FM; CRAIG, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KGTW (106.7 FM; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFMJ (99.9 FM; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: TLP COMMUNICATIONS, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Hollis:

  • K12NT (Channel 12; HOLLIS, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K08KP (Channel 8; HOLLIS, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • 50Total average daily traffic
  • 75Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • HOLSMW, 127 Hollis-Klawock Hwy (Lat: 55.488000 Lon: -132.642389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WQHM643
    Assigned Frequencies: 11185.0 MHz, 10955.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11115.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2007, Expiration Date: 09/11/2017, Certifier: Michael GarrettRegistrant: Alaska Power & Telephone, M. P. 1314 Alaska Highway, Tok, AK 99780, Phone: (907) 883-5101, Fax: (907) 883-5815, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

2
  • Ferry Terminal (Lat: 55.490750 Lon: -132.622194), Call Sign: KNLM284
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.125 MHz, 454.175 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2005, Expiration Date: 06/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2015Registrant: Alaska Power & Telephone, M. P. 1314 Alaska Highway, Tok, AK 99780, Phone: (907) 883-5101, Fax: (907) 883-5815, Email:
  • Old Hollis (Lat: 55.478250 Lon: -132.678583), Call Sign: KNLM284
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.275 MHz, 454.375 MHz, 454.475 MHzGrant Date: 06/01/2005, Expiration Date: 06/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 04/06/2015Registrant: Alaska Power & Telephone, M. P. 1314 Alaska Highway, Tok, AK 99780, Phone: (907) 883-5101, Fax: (907) 883-5815, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Hollis Ferry Terminal (Lat: 55.491306 Lon: -132.622750), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: KEB553, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.550 MHz, 156.700 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.850 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2013, Expiration Date: 12/16/2023Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: N1KTI, Licensee ID: L00321851, Grant Date: 11/22/2011, Expiration Date: 12/10/2021, Registrant: Arthur E Cook, 6d Harris River Road West, Hollis, AK 99925

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (49%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (21%)

Hollis 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 below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age 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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