For population 25 years and over in Hope:
For population 15 years and over in Hope CDP:
10 residents are foreign born (8.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,200 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (19.3 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2317.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Sunrise, AK (2.8 miles) , Anchorage, AK (4.4 miles ), Moose Pass, AK (5.5 miles ), Cooper Landing, AK (5.5 miles ), Point MacKenzie, AK (5.7 miles) , Whittier, AK (5.8 miles) , Crown Point, AK (6.0 miles) , Primrose, AK (6.4 miles) .
Latitude: 60.92 N, Longitude: 149.64 W
Area code: 907
Average climate in Hope, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Hope-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 2359% 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 68.0 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 7/12/1983 at 15:10:03, a magnitude 6.4 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.3 MS, 6.4 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 74.2 miles away from Hope center
On 9/7/1983 at 19:22:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.2 MB, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MS) earthquake occurred 70.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/1/1975 at 03:55:12, a magnitude 5.9 (5.9 MB, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 66.2 miles away from the city center
On 5/24/1995 at 11:02:12, a magnitude 5.6 (5.3 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.5 ML, Depth: 26.0 mi) earthquake occurred 20.5 miles away from Hope center
On 4/25/1994 at 00:19:05, a magnitude 5.7 (5.4 MB, 5.4 MW, 5.7 ML, Depth: 42.2 mi) earthquake occurred 50.5 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 Kenai Peninsula Borough County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Freeze: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Hope:
Airports located in Hope:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hope:
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Public high school in Hope:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 18.0. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 6.40. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hope and their reported violations in the past:SEAVIEW CAFE & BAR (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TITOS DISCOVERY CAFE (Population served: 30, Groundwater_under_infl_of_surface_water):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Hope that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 21.1%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Hope 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: 25
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Number of full-service restaurants: 71
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
8.17% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($40,864 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:
8.10% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,693 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($338 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Hope:
Strongest FM radio stations in Hope:
TV broadcast stations around Hope:
Hope fatal accident list:
Jul 14, 2007 05:18 PM, Sr-1 Seward Highway, Lat: 60.535758, Lon: -149.539892, Vehicles: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jul 19, 2006 08:02 PM, I-A3-3 Seward Hwy, Mp 55.5, Lat: 60.752672, Lon: -149.435908, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 7, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 7 meters (23ft)
Total average daily traffic: 241
Total average daily truck traffic: 2
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 300
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:4
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FAA Registered Aircraft:13 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Hope)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: