Juneau, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 32,660 (79% urban, 21% rural). Population change since 2000: +6.3%
 
Males: 17,045  (52.2%)
Females: 15,615  (47.8%)
Median resident age:  37.0 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99801, 99824.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $83,191 (it was $62,034 in 2000)
Juneau:

$83,191
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $37,354 (it was $26,719 in 2000)

Juneau city and borough income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $325,536 (it was $179,200 in 2000)
Juneau:

$325,536
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,173.

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  • Races in Juneau, AK (2013)

    Juneau races chart
    • 21,52065.9%White alone
    • 3,98312.2%American Indian alone
    • 2,3407.2%Two or more races
    • 2,0306.2%Hispanic
    • 1,9846.1%Asian alone
    • 3801.2%Black alone
    • 3701.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 150.05%Other race alone

Races in Juneau detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Juneau: 98.2 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (13.8%), Irish (9.6%), English (7.3%), Norwegian (3.7%), United States (3.6%), Swedish (2.8%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1890

Elevation: 5 feet

Land area: 2716.7 square miles.

Population density: 12 people per square mile   (very low).

Juneau,AK real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Juneau:

  • High school or higher: 95.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Juneau city and borough:

  • Never married: 32.5%
  • Now married: 50.3%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

1,760 residents are foreign born (3.1% Asia, 0.9% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.8% Latin America).

This borough:

5.7%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 118 registered sex offenders living in Juneau, Alaska as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Juneau to the number of sex offenders is 276 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,963 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,665 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (564.6 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1836.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Cube Cove, AK (5.4 miles) , Excursion Inlet, AK (5.7 miles) , Hoonah, AK (6.1 miles ), Whitestone Logging Camp, AK (6.2 miles) , Game Creek, AK (6.5 miles) , Gustavus, AK (6.7 miles ), Tenakee Springs, AK (6.9 miles) , Angoon, AK (7.7 miles ).

Latitude: 58.35 N, Longitude: 134.51 W

Juneau nicknames or aliases (official or unofficial): Capital of Alaska, New York of Alaska, America's Largest Capital Area, City of Best

Daytime population change due to commuting: +484 (+1.5%)
Workers who live and work in this borough: 16,918 (97.6%)

Area code: 907

Juneau household income distribution Juneau home values distribution

Crime rates in Juneau by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 00021001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.06.43.30.00.03.20.00.00.0
Rapes 363930322227252014918
per 100,000 116.2123.895.2102.371.688.080.664.644.027.654.6
Robberies 571491791823251615
per 100,000 16.122.244.428.855.329.358.074.378.649.245.5
Assaults 569991808686988912090101
per 100,000 180.7314.2288.8255.7279.7280.2315.9287.4377.1276.5306.6
Burglaries 9916312519417414126618111194101
per 100,000 319.4517.4396.7620.1565.9459.4857.4584.5348.8288.8306.6
Thefts 1,1051,1811,1241,2251,1379741,1421,2791,075975926
per 100,000 3,565.63,748.63,567.23,915.63,698.03,173.53,681.04,130.33,377.82,995.12,810.7
Auto thefts 3238475653463863393036
per 100,000 103.3120.6149.2179.0172.4149.9122.5203.4122.592.2109.3
Arson 29541055618910
per 100,000 6.528.615.912.832.516.316.119.456.627.630.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 288.4) 318.3377.6341.6382.1349.8317.4375.2373.4314.5248.2270.8

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Juneau detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 82 (45 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.37
Alaska average:

1.79

Detailed articles:

Juneau tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.7%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +3,677 (+13.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

Work and jobs in Juneau: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Juneau, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Juneau, Alaska average temperatures Juneau, Alaska average precipitation Juneau, Alaska humidity Juneau, Alaska wind speed Juneau, Alaska clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Juneau-area historical earthquake activity is below Alaska state average. It is 219% 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 64.7 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 128.8 miles away from Juneau center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 492.6 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 93.0 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 293.3 miles away from Juneau 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 312.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Birthplace of: Archie Van Winkle - Marine Corps Medal of Honor recipient, Alexis Krasilovsky - Filmmaker, Carlos Boozer - NBA player (Utah Jazz, born: Nov 20, 1981), Dennis Egan - Politician, Drew Meekins - Figure skater, Ernestine Hayes - Writer, Hilary Lindh - Alpine skier, James Schoppert - Artist, Cathy Muñoz - Politician, Albert Kookesh - Politician.

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Juneau: Archie Van Winkle.

Hospitals and medical centers in Juneau:

  • BARTLETT REGIONAL HOSPITAL (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 3260 HOSPITAL DR)
  • REIFENSTEIN DIALYSIS CENTER (9109 MENDENHALL MALL RD SUITE #6)
  • HOSPICE AND HOME CARE OF JUNEAU (419 SIXTH STREET)
  • ST ANNS NURSING HOME (415 SIXTH ST)
  • WILDFLOWER COURT (2000 SALMON CREEK LANE)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Juneau:

See details about airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Juneau, AK

College/University in Juneau:

  • University of Alaska Southeast (Full-time enrollment: 1,935; Location: 11120 Glacier Highway; Public; Website: www.uas.alaska.edu; Offers Master's degree)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Juneau:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 567 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 568 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 626 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 823 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 826 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 843 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 848 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high schools in Juneau:

Public elementary/middle schools in Juneau:

Private elementary/middle school in Juneau:

  • JUNEAU SDA CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 6; Location: 4890 GLACIER HWY; Grades: 1 - 7)
See full list of schools located in Juneau, School District: JUNEAU BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT

Library in Juneau:

  • JUNEAU PUBLIC LIBRARIES (Operating income: $2,266,500; Location: 292 MARINE WAY; 118,523 books; 5,166 e-books; 4,754 audio materials; 5,724 video materials; 12 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 442 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Juneau: Camp Number 6 (A), Dotsons Landing (B), Alaska-Juneau Mill (C), Comet (D), Speel River (E), Nunatak Chalet (F), Bullards Landing (G), Limestone Inlet Research Natural Area (H), Dupont (I), Taku Lodge (J), Snettisham (K), Jualin (L), Perseverance (M), Dan Moller Cabin (N), Quartz Glacier (O), Gastineau City (P), Portal Camp (Q), Amalga Landing (R), Capital City Fire and Rescue Station 3 (S), Capital City Fire and Rescue Station 2 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Juneau: Shrine of Saint Terese (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Kuteha Indian Burial Grounds (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Twin Glacier Lake (A), Windfall Lake (B), Auke Lake (C), Bart Lake (D), Antler Lake (E), Boundary Lake (F), Independence Lake (G), Lower Sweetheart Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bullion Creek (A), Carlson Creek (B), Sittakanay River (C), Sherman Creek (D), Zipper Creek (E), Waydelich Creek (F), Vista Creek (G), Turner Creek (H), Tee Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Juneau include: Taku Harbor State Marine Park (1), Shelter Island State Marine Park (2), Juneau Downtown Historic District (3), Chicken Ridge Historic District (4), Auke Recreation Area (5), Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge (6), Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area (7), Lena Beach Recreation Area (8), Fort Durham Site (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Ready Bullion Beach (A), Young Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Wickersham House Of (Museums; 213 7th Street) (1), Alaska State Museum (395 Whittier Street) (2), Last Chance Mining Museum (1001 Basin Road) (3), John Hyde's Wild Things Photography (Museums; Po Box 34517) (4), Ad Lib (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 231 South Franklin Street) (5), United States Government - Interior Department Of- National Park Service- M V Nun (Recreation Areas; 1873 Shell Simmons Drive) (6), United States Government - Interior Department Of- National Park Service- Juneau Field Of (Recreation Areas; 1873 Shell Simmons Drive) (7), United States Government - Interior Department Of- National Park Ser (1873 Shell Simmons Drive) (8), Juneau Convention & Visitors Bureau - Visitor Information (101 Egan Drive) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: River Rock Restaurant & Lounge (9400 Glacier Highway) (1), Inn At The Waterfront (Ip) (455 S Franklin St) (2), AK Fireweed House Bed & Breakfast (8530 North Douglas Highway) (3), Guesthouse Inn & Suites - Reservations (1800 Shell Simmons Drive) (4), Juneau Hotel (1250 West 9th Street) (5), Madsen Development (9340 Glacier Highway) (6), Goldbelt Family Travel (9109 Mendenhall Mall Road Suite 5C) (7), Prospector Hotel (375 Whittier St) (8), Juneau Super 8 Motel (2295 Trout St) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Alaska State - Public Safety Dept- Abc Board (2760 Sherwood Lane) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 96.6. This is worse than average.

City:

96.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 7.18. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.18
U.S.:

20.22

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 6.71. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.71
U.S.:

9.14

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

JUNEAU (Population served: 30,948, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
EAGLECREST SKI AREA (Population served: 720, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JAN-2011. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2008. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUL-2008. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-07-2011)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
GOLD RUSH TRAIL CAMP (Population served: 256, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
CHURCHILL PARK (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-21-2011 to DEC-06-2011)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
THUNDER MOUNTAIN MOBILE PARK (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-1995, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2011)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
HECLA GREENS CREEK 920 LEVEL (Population served: 175, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Average - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2009
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (MAR-29-2012), St Compliance achieved (APR-02-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-18-2011)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2008
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 232 regular monitoring violations
  • 6 other older monitoring violations
DALTON CACHE BORDER STATION (Address: 709 W. 9th Street , Population served: 124, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-11-2011)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
TAKU GLACIER LODGE (Population served: 110, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.5%
(3.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 1.5% for Black residents, 13.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 14.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 5.9% for other race residents, 8.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This borough:  2.5 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This borough:  63.5%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This borough:  9.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Juneau in 2010:

  • 211 people in college/university student housing
  • 209 people in state prisons
  • 116 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 99 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 57 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 54 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 42 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 24 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 16 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 3 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

People in group quarters in Juneau in 2000:

  • 178 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 142 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 136 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 77 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 39 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 31 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in halfway houses
  • 8 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 5 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 5 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 3 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 3 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in military ships

Juneau compared to Alaska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Juneau (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lemon Creek Branch, Juneau Branch, Glacier Valley Branch, Juneau Pcs Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • First National Bank Alaska: Juneau Branch, Valley Centre Branch, Channel Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $2,870.3 mil, Deposits: $1,931.3 mil, headquarters in Anchorage, AK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 30 total offices
  • First Bank: Juneau Branch at One Sealaska Plaza, branch established on 1990/06/04; Mendenhall Branch at 3075 Vintage Boulevard, branch established on 1992/03/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $441.5 mil, Deposits: $387.1 mil, headquarters in Ketchikan, AK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc.
  • Alaska Pacific Bank: Juneau Downtown Branch at 301 North Franklin Street, branch established on 1936/01/01; at 2094 Jordan Avenue, branch established on 1936/01/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $171.4 mil, Deposits: $147.4 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Behrends Branch at 234 Seward Street, branch established on 1891/02/06; Mendenhall Branch at 8800 Glacier Hwy, branch established on 1974/02/15. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Juneau, Alaska:

  • Pearson's Pond Luxury Lodging, 4541 Sawa Cir, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (888) 658-6328, Fax: (907) 789-3772
  • Juneau Airport Travelodge, 9200 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 789-9700, Fax: (907) 789-1969
  • Breakwater Inn, 1711 Glacier Ave, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 586-6303, Fax: (907) 463-4820
  • Cashen Quarters, 315 Gold St, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 586-9863
  • Cozy Log Bed & Breakfast, 8668 Dudley St, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 789-2582
  • Frontier Suites Airport Hotel, 9400 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 790-6600, Fax: (907) 790-6612
  • Extended Stay Deluxe, 1800 Shell Simmons Rd, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 790-6435, Fax: (907) 790-6621
  • Best Western Country Lane Inn, 9300 Glacier Hwy, Juneau, AK 99801 , Phone: (907) 789-6005, Fax: (907) 789-2818
  • 17 other hotels and motels
All 25 fire-safe hotels and motels in Juneau, Alaska

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Alaska average:

10.4

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (68%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Wood (4%)
  • Utility gas (3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Juneau city and borough (based on Juneau City and Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant2,86722
Other2,11912
Mainline Protestant1,93310
Catholic1,9002
Orthodox1501
None22,306-
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: 8
Juneau City and Borough:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

0.66 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Juneau City and Borough:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Juneau City and Borough:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 31
Here:

10.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.7%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Juneau City and Borough:

26.7%
Alaska:

27.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 59$330,433$67,2071$837
Other Government Administration 22$133,805$72,98518$7,998
Judicial and Legal 9$67,735$90,3130$0
Police Protection - Officers 48$341,538$85,3850$0
Police - Other 31$165,295$63,9852$2,717
Firefighters 41$300,482$87,94653$8,631
Fire - Other 2$8,477$50,8620$0
Streets and Highways 49$282,847$69,2692$7,963
Airports 28$169,807$72,7741$1,552
Water Transport and Terminals 16$94,662$70,9970$0
Hospitals 370$2,415,009$78,325127$402,067
Sewerage 34$224,528$79,2450$0
Parks and Recreation 74$323,136$52,400177$166,393
Housing and Community Development(Local) 21$113,091$64,6231$2,130
Water Supply 15$94,768$75,8140$0
Transit 30$164,416$65,76614$50,196
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 524$3,075,080$70,42290$468,680
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 178$656,802$44,279274$235,317
Local Libraries 14$104,215$89,32718$22,260
Totals for Government 1,565$9,066,126$69,517778$1,376,741

Juneau government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Hospitals: $19,323,000 ($591.64)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $12,631,000 ($386.74)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $7,957,000 ($243.63)
    Regular Highways: $3,465,000 ($106.09)
    Water Utilities: $3,039,000 ($93.05)
    Air Transportation: $1,904,000 ($58.30)
    Sewerage: $1,898,000 ($58.11)
    Parks and Recreation: $989,000 ($30.28)
    Housing and Community Development: $727,000 ($22.26)
    Local Fire Protection: $573,000 ($17.54)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,961,000 ($1713.44)
    Hospitals: $53,249,000 ($1630.40)
    Police Protection: $12,377,000 ($378.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,633,000 ($203.09)
    Sewerage: $6,122,000 ($187.45)
    Central Staff Services: $5,634,000 ($172.50)
    Transit Utilities: $4,314,000 ($132.09)
    General - Other: $3,956,000 ($121.13)
    Air Transportation: $3,830,000 ($117.27)
    Regular Highways: $3,280,000 ($100.43)
    Financial Administration: $3,095,000 ($94.76)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,067,000 ($93.91)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,434,000 ($74.53)
    Water Utilities: $2,225,000 ($68.13)
    General Public Buildings: $2,153,000 ($65.92)
    Libraries: $1,956,000 ($59.89)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,325,000 ($40.57)
    Solid Waste Management: $996,000 ($30.50)
    Housing and Community Development: $241,000 ($7.38)
    Parking Facilities: $196,000 ($6.00)
    Health - Other: $7,000 ($0.21)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,073,000 ($155.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $1,447,000 ($44.30)
    Hospitals: $959,000 ($29.36)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $87,000 ($2.66)
    Sewerage: $54,000 ($1.65)
    Air Transportation: $27,000 ($0.83)
    Water Utilities: $17,000 ($0.52)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $81,262,000 ($2488.12)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $96,000 ($2.94)

Juneau government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $60,033,000 ($1838.12)
    Sewerage: $7,811,000 ($239.16)
    Parks and Recreation: $6,013,000 ($184.11)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $5,828,000 ($178.44)
    Air Transportation: $3,748,000 ($114.76)
    All Other: $1,315,000 ($40.26)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $1,166,000 ($35.70)
    Solid Waste Management: $811,000 ($24.83)
    Parking Facilities: $185,000 ($5.66)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $78,000 ($2.39)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $2,984,000 ($91.37)
    General Local Government Support: $835,000 ($25.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $435,000 ($13.32)
    All Other: $404,000 ($12.37)
    Air Transportation: $173,000 ($5.30)
    Highways: $50,000 ($1.53)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $474,000 ($14.51)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $4,359,000 ($133.47)
    Fines and Forfeits: $780,000 ($23.88)
    Special Assessments: $706,000 ($21.62)
    Sale of Property: $302,000 ($9.25)
    General Revenue, NEC: $289,000 ($8.85)
    Rents: $95,000 ($2.91)
    Donations From Private Sources: $6,000 ($0.18)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $3,318,000 ($101.59)
    Transit Utilities: $702,000 ($21.49)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $33,526,000 ($1026.52)
    All Other: $6,098,000 ($186.71)
    Highways: $1,616,000 ($49.48)
    General Local Government Support: $607,000 ($18.59)
    Transit Utilities: $282,000 ($8.63)
    Sewerage: $92,000 ($2.82)
    Water Utilities: $43,000 ($1.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $23,000 ($0.70)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $35,761,000 ($1094.95)
    Property: $34,947,000 ($1070.02)
    Other License: $2,645,000 ($80.99)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,062,000 ($32.52)
    Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $726,000 ($22.23)

Juneau government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $126,432,000 ($3871.16)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $120,169,000 ($3679.39)
    Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $22,245,000 ($681.11)
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $21,715,000 ($664.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,313,000 ($254.53)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,050,000 ($62.77)
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $530,000 ($16.23)

Juneau government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $35,372,000 ($1083.04)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $102,869,000 ($3149.69)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,400,000 ($869.57)

8.31% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,757 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.31%
Alaska average:

8.87%

0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($606 average AGI)
Juneau City and Borough:

0.14%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.76% ($44,717 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.23% ($35,833)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.22% ($43,821)


7.40% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,367 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.40%
Alaska average:

8.83%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,142 average AGI)
Juneau City and Borough:

0.13%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.80% ($48,961 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.36% ($50,674)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.27% ($41,824)

Strongest AM radio stations in Juneau:

  • KJNO (630 AM; 5 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KINY (800 AM; 10 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRSA (580 AM; 5 kW; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KTKN (930 AM; 5 kW; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KIFW (1230 AM; 1 kW; SITKA, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Juneau:

  • KFMG (100.7 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: WHITE OAK BROADCASTING OF ALASKA, INC.)
  • KTKU (105.1 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KSUP (106.3 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K203CH (88.5 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: LIFE ON THE WAY COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K244CU (96.7 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: CAPITAL CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K257CN (99.3 FM; MENDENHALL VALLEY, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • K276AF (103.1 FM; MENDENHALL VALLEY, E, AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTOO (104.3 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY BROACASTING, INC.)
  • KSRJ (102.7 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: WHITE OAK BROADCASTING OF ALASKA, INC.)
  • KBJZ-LP (94.1 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: GASTINEAU BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K300AB (107.9 FM; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Juneau:

  • KTOO-TV (Channel 3; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJUD (Channel 8; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KATH-LP (Channel 5; JUNEAU-DOUGLAS, AK; Owner: DAN ETULAIN)
  • K10LS (Channel 10; LEMON, ETC., AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY B/CING., INC.)
  • K13OC (Channel 13; DOUGLAS, ETC., AK; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K06JZ (Channel 6; MENDENHALL VALLEY, E, AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY B/CING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Juneau fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2013 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 43Number of bridges
  • 180m591ftTotal length
  • $2,817,000Total costs
  • 355,132Total average daily traffic
  • 9,774Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 51930-1939
  • 11940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 21960-1969
  • 81970-1979
  • 131980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 112000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Juneau, AK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Juneau)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 155 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Juneau, AK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 63 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 71 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 53 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 326 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Juneau)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 253 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Juneau)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 97
  • Hazardous Condition: 73
  • Service Call: 45
  • Good Intent Call: 57

Incident types - Juneau

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Juneau, AK
Businesses in Juneau, AK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T2McDonald's2
Ace Hardware1Payless1
Best Western2Sears1
Blockbuster2Starbucks1
Budget Car Rental3Subaru1
Costco1Super 81
Curves1The Room Place1
Extended Stay Deluxe1Toyota1
FedEx3Travelodge1
GNC1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Home Depot1UPS2
Honda1Vans1
Jones New York1Vons1
Kroger2Walmart1
MasterBrand Cabinets3

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  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most local government spending on highway construction per resident in 2004 in $ (population 10,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (population 5,000+)"
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