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Population in 2012: 2,042 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +69.9%
Males: 1,053  (51.6%)
Females: 989  (48.4%)

Median resident age:  35.4 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip codes: 99694.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $56,852 (it was $39,615 in 2000)
Houston:

$56,852
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $25,358

Houston city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $182,041 (it was $89,600 in 2000)
Houston:

$182,041
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $156,081; Detached houses: $165,455; Townhouses or other attached units: $164,462; In 2-unit structures: $213,335; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $197,820; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $349,094; Mobile homes: $57,570; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $69,819

Median gross rent in 2012: $869.

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  • White alone - 1,537 (80.4%)
  • Two or more races - 159 (8.3%)
  • American Indian alone - 128 (6.7%)
  • Hispanic - 64 (3.3%)
  • Asian alone - 11 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 6 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 4 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Houston: 109.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (21.0%), Irish (13.7%), English (11.9%), United States (4.9%), Swedish (4.0%), Polish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1966

Elevation: 244 feet

Land area: 22.4 square miles.

Population density: 91 people per square mile 
 
 (very low).

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For population 25 years and over in Houston:

  • High school or higher: 89.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 17.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Houston city:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 45.2%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 16.1%

26 residents are foreign born

This city:  1.3%
Alaska:  6.4%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 9 registered sex offenders living in Houston, Alaska as of November 28, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Houston to the number of sex offenders is 227 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,099 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,448 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (28.8 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2350.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Meadow Lakes, AK (2.3 miles ), Big Lake, AK (2.5 miles ), Knik-Fairview, AK (2.8 miles ), Wasilla, AK (3.3 miles ), Tanaina, AK (3.4 miles ), Willow, AK (3.6 miles ), Lakes, AK (3.9 miles ), Point MacKenzie, AK (4.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 54 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2005: 68 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2006: 43 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $139,800
  • 2010: 8 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2011: 6 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $183,800

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 61.61 N, Longitude: 149.77 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Houston household income distribution Houston home values distribution

Crime rates in Houston (2005):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 1 rape (69.4 per 100,000)
  • 0 robberies (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 9 assaults (625.0 per 100,000)
  • 3 burglaries (208.3 per 100,000)
  • 13 thefts (902.8 per 100,000)
  • 1 auto theft (69.4 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 246.5 (higher means more crime, US average = 312.9)

Crime rates in Houston (2006):

  • 0 murders (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 0 rapes (0.0 per 100,000)
  • 2 robberies (122.7 per 100,000)
  • 7 assaults (429.4 per 100,000)
  • 10 burglaries (613.5 per 100,000)
  • 17 thefts (1042.9 per 100,000)
  • 6 auto thefts (368.1 per 100,000)
  • City-data.com crime rate = 246.5 (higher means more crime, US average = 312.1)

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2010, including police officers: 3 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.83
Alaska average:

1.72

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.7%
Alaska:

5.9%

Unemployment by year (%)


Population change in the 1990s: +486 (+67.9%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (21%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Utilities (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (6%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (4%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Houston-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 3622% 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 82.1 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 5/1/1991 at 07:18:43, a magnitude 6.4 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MB, Depth: 71.0 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 86.2 miles away from Houston center
On 7/12/1983 at 15:10:03, a magnitude 6.4 (6.1 MB, 6.4 MS, 6.3 MS, 6.4 ML) earthquake occurred 87.5 miles away from the city center
On 9/7/1983 at 19:22:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.2 MB, 6.2 MS, 6.2 MS) earthquake occurred 87.8 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 18.6 miles away from Houston center
On 8/14/1984 at 01:02:08, a magnitude 5.7 (5.7 MB, 5.2 MS, 5.4 MS, 5.7 ML) earthquake occurred 24.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)

Hospitals/medical centers near Houston:

  • MAT-SU REGIONAL HOME CARE (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; WASILLA, AK)

Political contributions by individuals in Houston, AK

Airports and other landing facilities located in Houston:


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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Houston:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 30 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 7,786)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 233 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 4,287)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1377 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 2,471)
  • Western Washington University (about 1381 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 12,991)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1402 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 2,820)
  • Everett Community College (about 1428 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 1435 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,635)

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Notable locations in Houston: Houston Volunteer Fire Department (A), Houston Ambulance Service (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Bear Paw Lake (A), Birch Lake (B), Maruro Lake (C), Woody Lake (D), Loon Lake (E), Prator Lake (F), Twin Lake (G), Zero Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Teddy Creek (A), Coho Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Matanuska-Susitna Borough has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
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Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 29.1. This is about average.
City:

29.1
U.S.:

32.0
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.214. This is significantly better than average. There were 75 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.214
U.S.:

0.334
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 23.7. This is about average. There were 108 monitors within city limits.
City:

23.7
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.12. This is better than average. There were 38 monitors within city limits.
City:

7.12
U.S.:

9.59
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00566. This is significantly better than average. There were 41 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.00566
U.S.:

0.06353
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.04. This is significantly better than average. There were 119 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.04
U.S.:

2.43
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.6. This is about average. There were 110 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.6
U.S.:

9.4
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 22.3. This is better than average. There were 210 monitors within city limits.
City:

22.3
U.S.:

28.3

Drinking water stations with addresses in Houston and their reported violations in the past:

HOUSTON LODGE (Population served: 126, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
MID VALLEY SENIOR CENTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
HILLTOP ASSEMBLY OF GOD (Population served: 44, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
MILLERS MARKET (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
HOUSTON PUBLIC WATER WELL (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
LITTLE SUSITNA CG HOUSTON (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In SEP-1997, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
RIVERSIDE CAMPER PARK (Population served: 6, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

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

  • HOMESTEADERS COMMUNITY CLUB (Population served: 26, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 15.8%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 64.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 16.3% for American Indian residents, 15.6% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  12.3%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.5% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Houston, AK

7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

Houston compared to Alaska state average:

Houston, Alaska environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Houston travel time to work - commute


Houston mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (53%)
  • Wood (21%)
  • Utility gas (14%)
  • Electricity (8%)
  • Coal or coke (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Houston city (based on Matanuska-Susitna Borough data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.74%
Here27.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist Convention Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentLutheran Church
Adherents22.9%16.4%14.6%6.1%5.2%
Congregations9.2%9.2%12.3%1.5%3.1%
NameEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Other
Adherents4.3%4.2%3.5%2.9%20.0%
Congregations3.1%6.2%4.6%3.1%47.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 9
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.1%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

28.7%
Alaska:

27.8%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$3,825$45,9000$0
Other Government Administration 2$4,675$28,0500$0
Police Protection - Officers 2$6,970$41,8200$0
Firefighters 0$0 12$680
Streets and Highways 1$3,570$42,8401$680
Health 1$2,210$26,5201$1,020
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$510
Totals for Government 7$21,250$36,42915$2,890

Houston government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $8,000 ($3.92)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $132,000 ($64.64)
    Financial Administration: $83,000 ($40.65)
    Fire Protection: $38,000 ($18.61)
    Parks & Recreation: $18,000 ($8.81)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $70,000 ($34.28)

Houston government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $14,000 ($6.86)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $17,000 ($8.33)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($4.90)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $65,000 ($31.83)
  • Tax - Property: $139,000 ($68.07)
    NEC: $16,000 ($7.84)

Houston government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $8,000 ($3.92)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $8,000 ($3.92)

11.14% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,822 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.14%
Alaska average:

9.33%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($493 average AGI)
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.15%
Alaska average:

0.28%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  4.83% ($52,567 average AGI)
from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.35% ($45,270)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.27% ($54,529)


7.39% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($36,283 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.39%
Alaska average:

9.43%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($592 average AGI)
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.10%
Alaska average:

0.24%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.35% ($37,449 average AGI)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.29% ($28,901)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.22% ($35,962)

Strongest AM radio stations in Houston:

  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHAR (590 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Houston:

  • KRPM (96.3 FM; HOUSTON, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFAT (92.9 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNBA (90.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: KOAHNIC BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSKA (91.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA PUBLIC TELECOM., INC.)
  • KEAG (97.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KNIK-FM (105.7 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: UBIK CORPORATION)
  • KGOT (101.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KASH-FM (107.5 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQEZ (92.1 FM; HOUSTON, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KJHA (88.7 FM; HOUSTON, AK; Owner: EVANGELISTIC ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KDBZ (102.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KWHL (106.5 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KYMG (98.9 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KRUA (88.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA - BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KATB (89.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Houston:

  • KAKM (Channel 7; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KTUU-TV (Channel 2; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHANNEL 2 BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIMO (Channel 13; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTVA (Channel 11; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

Houston fatal accident list:

Aug 28, 2007 10:05 PM, Sr-3 Parks Highway, Lat: 61.579294, Lon: -149.732514, Vehicles: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Jan 3, 2004 03:30 PM, I-3 Parks Hwy, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 2004 04:51 AM, I-3 Parks Hwy, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 17, 2004 05:34 PM, Big Lake Road, Kenlar Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 2
Oct 22, 2001 10:30 PM, King Arthur Drive, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Oct 24, 1999 04:45 PM, Big Lake Road, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 7, 1999 00:05 AM, I-A4, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 4 meters (13ft)
Total average daily traffic: 6,624
Total average daily truck traffic: 66

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Houston)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 61.630306 Lon: -149.831389, Call Sign: KNIN962
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.740 MHz, 156.030 MHz, 159.090 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/05/2004, Expiration Date: 03/29/2014
    Registrant: National License Corp., 9050 Briarclift Rd, Indianapolis, IN 46256, Phone: (371) 849-5866, Fax: (800) 841-0516, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Gorilla Fireworks, 11464 W. Parks Hwy (Lat: 61.579944 Lon: -149.734694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQNX558
    Assigned Frequencies: 11605.0 MHz, 17995.0 MHz, 18050.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/28/2011, Expiration Date: 06/28/2021, Certifier: Jimmy Sipes
    Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:
  • Hemlock, Hemlock Dr. (Lat: 61.512083 Lon: -149.706944), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQQL854
    Assigned Frequencies: 19555.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 01/23/2023, Certifier: Jimmy Sipes
    Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • Mi 58.3 Parks Hwy (Lat: 61.642806 Lon: -149.852222), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KRM84, Licensee ID: L00204026
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.25440 MHz, 2.40140 MHz, 2.46440 MHz, 2.47240 MHz, 2.60240 MHz, 2.69240 MHz, 3.16590 MHz, 3.18440 MHz, 3.19940 MHz, 3.20240 MHz... (+9 more)
    Grant Date: 04/20/2002, Expiration Date: 06/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012
    Registrant: Thomas F Baird, Houston, AK 99694
  • Tract C Cheri Lk Subdiv Anthony Rd Matanuska Susitna (Lat: 61.506417 Lon: -149.715833), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: KXP84
    Assigned Frequencies: 4.12640 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 4.15040 MHz, 6.22840 MHz, 8.29840 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/1997, Expiration Date: 04/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2002
    Registrant: Kristine M Gugel, Big Lake, AK 99652
  • S Fork Kuskokwim River (Lat: 61.838833 Lon: -153.206389), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KXR96, Licensee ID: L00204026
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.25440 MHz, 2.40140 MHz, 2.46440 MHz, 2.47240 MHz, 2.60240 MHz, 2.69240 MHz, 3.16590 MHz, 3.18440 MHz, 3.19940 MHz, 3.20240 MHz... (+9 more)
    Grant Date: 04/20/2002, Expiration Date: 06/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012
    Registrant: Thomas F Baird, Houston, AK 99694
  • Tract C Cheri Lk Subdiv Anthony Rd Matanuska Susitna (Lat: 61.506417 Lon: -149.715833), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WDK66
    Assigned Frequencies: 4.39740 MHz, 4.42440 MHz, 5.16890 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/1997, Expiration Date: 04/23/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/28/2002
    Registrant: Kristine M Gugel, Big Lake, AK 99652

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: N6CHV, Licensee ID: L00738960
    Grant Date: 08/24/1998, Expiration Date: 08/24/2008, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2010
    Registrant: Michael J Neverdosky, Houston, AK 99694
  • Call Sign: WL7DL
    Grant Date: 05/26/1992, Expiration Date: 05/26/2002, Cancellation Date: 05/27/2004
    Registrant: Ben G Courtney Sr, Bear Paw Sbdv, Houston, AK 99694
  • Call Sign: KL0VO, Licensee ID: L00204026
    Grant Date: 02/04/2000, Expiration Date: 02/04/2010, Cancellation Date: 03/11/2000, Certifier: Thomas F Baird
    Registrant: Thomas F Baird, Houston, AK 99694

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: LUSCOMBE 8A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 1442K , Serial Number: 4169, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/1958
    Registrant (Individual): William T Mcdonald, Po Box 940215, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180SR , Serial Number: 18051860, Year manufactured: 1967, Airworthiness Date: 11/03/1977
    Registrant (Individual): John C Mcdonald, Po Box 940215, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-20-135 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-290 SERIES (140 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2105A , Serial Number: 20-889, Year manufactured: 1952
    Registrant (Individual): Michael W Trustee Wilmes, Po Box 940093, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 11BC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 75 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4002E , Serial Number: 11BC-90, Year manufactured: 1947
    Registrant (Individual): Martin F Summers, Po Box 940144, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7GCBC (Category: Land, Seats: 3, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5215X , Serial Number: 179, Year manufactured: 1969, Airworthiness Date: 06/04/1969
    Registrant (Individual): Glen A Tilghman, Po Box 940262, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: TILLEN BRUCE CHALLENGER II (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 503 DCDI (52 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 75414 , Serial Number: CH21298-1809, Year manufactured: 1999, Airworthiness Date: 01/28/2010
    Registrant (Individual): Jeffrey William Lyle, Po Box 940197, Houston, AK 99694
  • Aircraft: TAYLORCRAFT BC12-D (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 78 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 96148 , Serial Number: 8448, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Matthew A Marple, Po Box 940427, Houston, AK 99694



Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$139,5002$204,5801$167,530
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$161,0800$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$102,3000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
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Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0004.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 27
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Houston


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Houston, AK

Businesses in Houston, AK

  • FedEx: 1
  • U-Haul: 1


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