Kodiak, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 6,304 (94% urban, 6% rural). Population change since 2000: -0.5%
 
Males: 3,466  (55.0%)
Females: 2,838  (45.0%)
Median resident age:  34.9 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99615.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,523 (it was $55,142 in 2000)
Kodiak:

$60,523
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $27,292 (it was $21,522 in 2000)

Kodiak city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $220,490 (it was $150,200 in 2000)
Kodiak:

$220,490
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $947.

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  • Races in Kodiak, AK (2013)

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    • 2,57940.3%Asian alone
    • 2,43738.1%White alone
    • 5358.4%Hispanic
    • 4336.8%American Indian alone
    • 2944.6%Two or more races
    • 2604.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 180.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kodiak: 89.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (9.4%), German (8.4%), United States (5.9%), English (4.5%), Norwegian (2.3%), Swedish (1.9%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 3.46 square miles.

Population density: 1,824 people per square mile   (low).

Kodiak,AK real estate house value index trend

Kodiak, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Kodiak:

  • High school or higher: 88.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.7%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kodiak city:

  • Never married: 39.8%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 4.3%
  • Divorced: 9.7%

1,906 residents are foreign born (24.7% Asia, 3.9% Latin America).

This city:

30.1%
Alaska:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,915 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $803 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (252.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2272.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kodiak Station, AK (2.3 miles ), Womens Bay, AK (3.0 miles ), Ouzinkie, AK (3.2 miles ), Chiniak, AK (3.8 miles) , Port Lions, AK (4.3 miles ), Aleneva, AK (5.2 miles) , Old Harbor, AK (7.3 miles ), Larsen Bay, AK (7.9 miles) .

Latitude: 57.79 N, Longitude: 152.39 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): King Crab Capital

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,649 (+25.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,843 (76.3%)

Area code: 907

Kodiak household income distribution Kodiak home values distribution

Crime rates in Kodiak by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000001000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.016.20.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0110051284814
per 100,000 0.015.415.70.00.080.116.232.2125.364.1126.315.261.6
Robberies 00002132521042
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.031.616.048.732.278.332.1157.960.930.8
Assaults 82340362327322767861038236
per 100,000 123.0354.3628.3567.6363.2432.6519.6434.61,049.01,378.61,626.71,249.2554.3
Burglaries 29221516241332322233233614
per 100,000 445.8338.9235.6252.2379.0208.3519.6515.1344.4529.0363.2548.4215.6
Thefts 241225174238147175161139168192200235234
per 100,000 3,704.83,466.32,733.33,752.22,321.22,803.62,614.12,237.62,630.33,077.93,158.63,580.13,602.8
Auto thefts 15191917252122331925311922
per 100,000 230.6292.7298.5268.0394.8336.4357.2531.2297.5400.8489.6289.5338.7
Arson 2353162164321
per 100,000 30.746.278.547.315.896.132.516.193.964.147.430.515.4
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 219.4265.3284.0298.5229.9304.8328.9286.4479.9521.6655.6478.4350.8

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Crime rate in Kodiak detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 38 (17 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.62
Alaska average:

1.72

Kodiak tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -98 (-1.5%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Manufacturing (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Production occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Kodiak, Alaska

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Earthquake activity:

Kodiak-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 581% 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 279.1 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 63.2 miles away from Kodiak center
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 86.1 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 98.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 284.3 miles away from Kodiak center
On 1/10/2001 at 16:02:44, a magnitude 7.0 (6.2 MB, 6.8 MS, 7.0 MW, 6.8 MW, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 73.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Kodiak topographic map

Birthplace of: Artis the Spoonman - Busker, Darby Stanchfield - Actress, Jason Everman - Rock bass guitarist, Nick Billings - College basketball player (Binghamton Bearcats).

Hospitals and medical centers in Kodiak:

  • PROVIDENCE KODIAK ISLAND MEDICAL CTR (Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 1915 EAST REZANOF DRIVE)
  • PROVIDENCE KODIAK HOME HEALTH (1915 REZANOF DRIVE)
  • KODIAK ISLAND HOSPITAL LTC (1915 REZANOF DR)
  • PROVIDENCE KODIAK ISLAND MED LTC (1915 E. REZANOF DRIVE)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Kodiak:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kodiak:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 252 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 252 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 512 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1367 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1369 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1372 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1391 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high schools in Kodiak:

  • KODIAK HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 784, Location: 917 REZANOF EAST, Grades: 9-12)
  • AKTEACH (Location: 722 MILL BAY ROAD, Grades: KG-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kodiak:

  • KODIAK MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 364, Location: 1017 REZANOF EAST, Grades: 6-8)
  • EAST ELEMENTARY (Students: 340, Location: 200 BENNY BENSON DRIVE, Grades: PK-5)
  • PETERSON ELEMENTARY (Students: 330, Location: AVENUE G BLDG 550, Grades: PK-5)
  • MAIN ELEMENTARY (Students: 262, Location: 128 POWELL AVENUE, Grades: PK-5)
  • NORTH STAR ELEMENTARY (Location: 961 MALLARD, Grades: PK-5)

Private elementary/middle schools in Kodiak:

  • KODIAK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 102, Location: 3300 E REZANOF DR, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST MARY'S SCHOOL (Students: 93, Location: 2932 MILL BAY RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Kodiak

Library in Kodiak:

  • A. HOLMES JOHNSON MEMORIAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $713,608; Location: 319 LOWER MILL BAY ROAD; 68,894 books; 5,929 audio materials; 3,835 video materials; 10 local licensed databases; 50 state licensed databases; 255 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Kodiak: Kodiak Public Health Center - South Central Region (A), City of Kodiak Fire Department (B), Russian American Magazin (C), Kodiak Community Health Center (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Potatopatch Lake (A), Lilly Lake (B), Upper Reservoir (C), Lake Bettinger (D), Lake Bettinger Lower Reservoir (E), Lower Reservoir (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Kodiak City - Museum (101 East Marine Way), Alutiiq Museam (Museums; 215 Mission Road), Evangelical Museum & Production (3201 Bay View Drive), Kodiak Island Convention & Visitors Bureau (100 East Marine Way), A & B Taxicab Dispatch Services (Tours & Charters; 3409 Tugidak Court).

Hotels: A Eider House Bed & Breakfast (782 Sargent Creek Road), Northland Ranch Resort (Mi 30.3 Chiniak Pasa), Shelikof Lodge: Hotel- Restaurant- Lounge: Downtown Kodiak (211 Thorsheim Street), The Sholikof Lodge (211 Thorsheim), Berry Patch (1616 Selief Lane), Kalsin Bay Inn Inc (Mi 29 Chiniak Highway Ka), A Captain's Quarters Bed & Breakfast (4149 Woodland Drive), A Smiling Bear Bed & Breakfast (2046 Three Sisters Way), Russian Heritage Inn (119 Yukon Street).

Kodiak Island Borough 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 2013: 13.3%
(11.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 13.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 41.1% for American Indian residents, 66.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 3.5% for other race residents, 17.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.8%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Kodiak in 2010:

  • 32 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 32 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 21 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 19 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in college/university student housing

People in group quarters in Kodiak in 2000:

  • 43 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 41 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 34 people in crews of maritime vessels
  • 19 people in nursing homes
  • 5 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 4 people in religious group quarters

Kodiak, Alaska environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kodiak (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Mill Bay Branch at 2645 Mill Bay Road, branch established on 1989/09/20; Kodiak Branch at 202 Marine Way, branch established on 1960/04/01. 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
  • KeyBank National Association: Kodiak Branch at 422 East Marine Way, branch established on 1990/10/03. 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
  • First National Bank Alaska: Kodiak Branch at Marine Way, branch established on 1963/07/08. 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.9
Alaska average:

10.4

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

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kodiak city (based on Kodiak Island Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox1,39910
Evangelical Protestant1,23916
Catholic5001
Other4634
Mainline Protestant2173
None9,774-
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
Kodiak Island Borough:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kodiak Island Borough:

26.6%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kodiak:

52.3%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kodiak:

48.7%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Kodiak:

27.2
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.8%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Kodiak:

13.1%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Kodiak:

6.8
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

27.6%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

57.0%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.5%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kodiak, AK Residents
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 6$33,115$66,2300$0
Other Government Administration 11$26,666$29,0900$0
Police Protection - Officers 17$106,290$75,0280$0
Police - Other 13$49,124$45,3451$877
Firefighters 12$67,186$67,1860$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$2,373
Correction 9$43,945$58,5930$0
Streets and Highways 5$28,958$69,4990$0
Water Transport and Terminals 16$69,340$52,0051$549
Sewerage 7$31,547$54,0810$0
Parks and Recreation 3$13,288$53,15239$23,462
Water Supply 7$36,447$62,4811$2,500
Local Libraries 5$24,627$59,1055$5,615
Other and Unallocable 6$32,840$65,6800$0
Totals for Government 117$563,373$57,78248$35,376

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

  • Construction - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $4,552,000 ($722.08)
    Water Utilities: $1,132,000 ($179.57)
    Regular Highways: $852,000 ($135.15)
    Air Transportation: $568,000 ($90.10)
    Parks and Recreation: $109,000 ($17.29)
    Sewerage: $81,000 ($12.85)
    General - Other: $29,000 ($4.60)
  • Current Operations - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $4,258,000 ($675.44)
    Police Protection: $3,462,000 ($549.18)
    Sewerage: $2,788,000 ($442.26)
    Water Utilities: $1,908,000 ($302.66)
    General - Other: $1,905,000 ($302.19)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,450,000 ($230.01)
    Regular Highways: $1,051,000 ($166.72)
    Financial Administration: $965,000 ($153.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $848,000 ($134.52)
    Central Staff Services: $756,000 ($119.92)
    General Public Buildings: $642,000 ($101.84)
    Libraries: $595,000 ($94.38)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $208,000 ($32.99)
    Health - Other: $148,000 ($23.48)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $82,000 ($13.01)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $21,000 ($3.33)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $1,680,000 ($266.50)
    Police Protection: $138,000 ($21.89)
    Libraries: $55,000 ($8.72)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $34,000 ($5.39)
    Water Utilities: $24,000 ($3.81)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($3.49)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $22,000 ($3.49)
    Regular Highways: $15,000 ($2.38)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($2.22)
    Local Fire Protection: $7,000 ($1.11)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($0.95)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($0.63)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,219,000 ($986.52)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $15,000 ($2.38)

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

  • Charges - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,004,000 ($476.52)
    Sewerage: $1,883,000 ($298.70)
    All Other: $629,000 ($99.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $118,000 ($18.72)
    Solid Waste Management: $44,000 ($6.98)
    Air Transportation: $16,000 ($2.54)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $15,000 ($2.38)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,057,000 ($326.30)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $962,000 ($152.60)
    Rents: $343,000 ($54.41)
    Special Assessments: $293,000 ($46.48)
    Fines and Forfeits: $53,000 ($8.41)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,074,000 ($329.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $2,901,000 ($460.18)
    General Local Government Support: $656,000 ($104.06)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $8,137,000 ($1290.77)
    Property: $659,000 ($104.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $134,000 ($21.26)
    Other License: $38,000 ($6.03)
    Public Utility License: $5,000 ($0.79)

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

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $820,000 ($130.08)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $620,000 ($98.35)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $200,000 ($31.73)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,971,000 ($4595.65)

10.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.34%
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 Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.89% ($47,745 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.28% ($35,200)
from San Diego County, CA  0.24% ($23,692)


10.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.79%
Alaska average:

8.83%

0.24% of residents moved to foreign countries ($828 average AGI)
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.24%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.63% ($35,368 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.28% ($28,933)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.26% ($54,643)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kodiak:

  • KVOK (560 AM; 1 kW; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kodiak:

  • KRXX (101.1 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KMXT (100.1 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K216DF (91.1 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K296DC (107.1 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: ALASKA VILLAGE MISSIONS, INC.)
  • K210CF (89.9 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Kodiak:

  • K15AT (Channel 15; KODIAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • KMXT-LP (Channel 9; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K13UY (Channel 13; KODIAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • KUBD-LP (Channel 11; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KETCHIKAN TV, LLC)
  • K02ME (Channel 2; WOMENS BAY, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K07ST (Channel 7; WOMENS BAY, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
Kodiak fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Kodiak fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 14Number of bridges
  • 135m443ftTotal length
  • $420,000Total costs
  • 10,330Total average daily traffic
  • 466Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 61980-1989
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Kodiak, AK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kodiak)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 167 (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 Kodiak, AK)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 188 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 95 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kodiak)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 102 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kodiak)

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

KODIAK WATER SYSTEM (Address: 2853 SPRUCE CAP ROAD , Population served: 9,547, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2013)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-17-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In APR-02-2002, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • One minor monitoring violation
USCG STATION KODIAK (Population served: 3,092, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-02-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2011 and MAR-2011, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-02-2011)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Single Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In OCT-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2008, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-30-2009)
  • 4 other older monitoring violations
EVERGREEN LOGGING CAMP (Population served: 65, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-04-2013)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-10-2011 to AUG-10-2011)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2011, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (3 times from AUG-10-2011 to NOV-15-2011)
  • 42 routine major monitoring violations
  • 351 regular monitoring violations
USCG BEAR VALLEY GOLF COURSE (Population served: 59, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation
RENDEZVOUS (Population served: 56, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
JAVA FLATS/RUSSIAN RIVER ROADHOUSE (Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 9 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
VFW KODIAK POST #7056 (Population served: 27, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from MAY-10-2008 to JUN-26-2012)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2007. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2007. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAR-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In FEB-2007. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2006. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-26-2007), St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In FEB-2014
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-29-2013)
  • 22 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 144 other older monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 62
  • Hazardous Condition: 32
  • Service Call: 1
  • Good Intent Call: 4

Incident types - Kodiak

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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kodiak, Alaska:

  • Best Western Kodiak Inn, 236 W Rezanof Dr, Kodiak, Alaska 99615 , Phone: (907) 486-5712, Fax: (907) 486-3430
  • Comfort Inn, 1395 Airport Way, Kodiak, Alaska 99615 , Phone: (907) 487-2700, Fax: (907) 487-4447
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kodiak, Alaska
Most common first names in Kodiak, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2569.0 years
William1670.1 years
Mary1677.4 years
Robert1564.6 years
George1470.4 years
James1270.7 years
Margaret1073.2 years
Walter1064.0 years
Joseph1071.5 years
David949.5 years
Most common last names in Kodiak, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Anderson1172.2 years
Hansen673.7 years
Johnson665.2 years
Nelson674.9 years
Pestrikoff672.3 years
Wolkoff673.5 years
Malutin571.6 years
Lee577.8 years
Parker563.0 years
Peterson569.6 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (80%)
  • Electricity (13%)
  • Wood (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
Businesses in Kodiak, AK
NameCountNameCount
Budget Car Rental2Starbucks1
FedEx3Taco Bell1
Ford1True Value1
KFC1U-Haul1
La-Z-Boy1UPS1
Lane Furniture2Vans1
MasterBrand Cabinets1Vons2
McDonald's1Walmart1
Nike2

Kodiak compared to Alaska state average:

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

Kodiak on our top lists:

  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in crews of maritime vessels (population 1,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material moving occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Transportation and warehousing (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of assaults per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Philippines (population 500+)"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index increase from 2002 to 2012 (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most full-time local library workers per 1000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories (population 1,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Production occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most users submitting photos to our site per 10,000 residents (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Laos (population 500+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 5,000+)"
  • #89 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a taxi to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
There are 91 pilots and 100 other airmen in this city.
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  • David J. Hilty (1)
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