Kwigillingok, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 321. Population change since 2000: -5.0%
Males: 157  (49.2%)
Females: 164  (50.8%)
Median resident age:  26.9 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip codes: 99622.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,932 (it was $36,250 in 2000)
Kwigillingok:

$37,932
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $10,407 (it was $7,577 in 2000)

Kwigillingok CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $167,418 (it was $30,000 in 2000)
Kwigillingok:

$167,418
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $153,116; Detached houses: $155,967; Mobile homes: $76,140

Median gross rent in 2012: $450.

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Kwigillingok races chart
  • American Indian alone - 305 (95.0%)
  • White alone - 11 (3.4%)
  • Two or more races - 5 (1.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Kwigillingok: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Italian (1.2%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 20.1 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Kwigillingok, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Kwigillingok:

  • High school or higher: 81.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 28.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 9.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kwigillingok CDP:

  • Never married: 49.4%
  • Now married: 44.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 1.3%
  • Divorced: 3.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Kwigillingok, Alaska as of April 18, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kwigillingok to the number of sex offenders is 161 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (464.3 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2681.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kongiganak, AK (3.3 miles ), Kipnuk, AK (5.5 miles ), Tuntutuliak, AK (6.1 miles ), Chefornak, AK (6.6 miles ), Quinhagak, AK (6.7 miles ), Eek, AK (6.8 miles ), Napakiak, AK (8.4 miles ), Nightmute, AK (8.5 miles ).

Latitude: 59.87 N, Longitude: 163.17 W

Area code: 907

Kwigillingok household income distribution Kwigillingok home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

16.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (31%)
  • Utilities (20%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Information (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Educational services (46%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (29%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Cashiers (8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (21%)
  • Cashiers (17%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (10%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)

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

Average climate in Kwigillingok, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Kwigillingok-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 421% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Airports and other landing facilities located in Kwigillingok:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kwigillingok:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 462 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 463 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 599 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1774 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Peninsula College (about 1775 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Western Washington University (about 1777 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1797 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Kwigillingok:

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Notable locations in Kwigillingok: Kwigillingok Volunteer Fire Department (A), Yukon Kuskokwim Health Kwigillingok Health Clinic (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bethel Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

KWIGILLINGOK WASHETERIA (Population served: 338, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-13-2013)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2012
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2010. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-03-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2014 and FEB-2014, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JAN-2014
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2013
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2013. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-2013)
  • 58 routine major monitoring violations
  • 193 regular monitoring violations
  • 288 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 30.9%
(0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 31.7% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.9 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  84.1%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.3%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Kwigillingok compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (94%)
  • Wood (4%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kwigillingok CDP (based on Bethel Census Area data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 47.89%
Here: 47.9%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchMoravian Church in AmericaOrthodox Church in America: Territorial Dioceses The Evangelical Covenant ChurchOther
Adherents46.2%27.9%20.1%2.5%3.3%
Congregations18.6%41.9%20.9%4.7%14.0%
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: 21
Bethel Census Area:

12.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bethel Census Area:

34.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
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  1.51% ($36,474 average AGI)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.54% ($37,214)
from Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($24,423)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Alaska average:

8.83%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.15% ($42,486 average AGI)
to Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($32,615)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.37% ($52,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kwigillingok:

  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kwigillingok:

  • K13UK (Channel 13; KWIGILLINGOK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K11SC (Channel 11; KWIGILLINGOK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Within Village Of Kwigillingok (Lat: 59.870083 Lon: -163.149000), Type: Tower, Structure height: 76.2 m, Overall height: 77.4 m, Call Sign: KNKR275
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/30/2005, Expiration Date: 10/01/2015, Certifier: Steve Hamlen
    Registrant: Gci, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Jon Duracinski, Within Village Of Kwigillingok (Lat: 59.870083 Lon: -163.149000), Type: 77.4, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • David Heimke, Within Village Of Kwigillingok (Lat: 59.870083 Lon: -163.149000), Type: 77.4, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • Kwigillingok Airport (Lat: 59.874778 Lon: -163.168944), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KSI9
    Assigned Frequencies: 130.900 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/28/2009, Expiration Date: 05/25/2019
    Registrant: Wiley Rein LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006-2304, Phone: (202) 719-7235, Fax: (202) 719-7049, Email:
  • 1 Mi S Of Kwigillingok Airstrip (Lat: 59.866167 Lon: -163.172833), Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: KXS320
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.475 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/17/1997, Expiration Date: 07/21/2002, Cancellation Date: 10/20/2002
    Registrant: Jesse K Igkurak, Kwigillingok, AK 99622
  • Henry Evon Residence (Lat: 59.835889 Lon: -163.142278), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: WCX61, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.18340 MHz, 2.51040 MHz, 3.20240 MHz, 3.34140 MHz, 5.16890 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/03/2005, Expiration Date: 06/22/2015
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99507-1245, Phone: (907) 269-5744, Fax: (907) 269-5562
  • 3/4 Mi Se Of Kwig Airstrip (Lat: 59.690278 Lon: -175.170722), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQA263
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.500 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/15/1998, Expiration Date: 02/01/2004, Cancellation Date: 04/04/2004
    Registrant: David Peter, Kwigillingok, AK 99622

Kwigillingok on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Protective service occupations:"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely gay men couples (counted as self-reported male-male unmarried-partner households)"
  • #84 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations:"
  • #96 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations:"
  • #6 (99622) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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