Livengood, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 13. Population change since 2000: -55.2%
Males: (41.9%)
Females: (58.1%)
Median resident age:  50.8 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 99790

Estimated median household income in 2012: $49,876 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Livengood:

$49,876
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $29,269 (it was $21,215 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $113,329 (it was $45,000 in 2000)
Livengood:

$113,329
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $107,750; Detached houses: $107,750
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Livengood races chart
  • White alone - 9 (69.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 3 (23.1%)
  • Two or more races - 1 (7.7%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Livengood: 103.4 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.1%), Norwegian (21.1%), Polish (18.4%), Scotch-Irish (18.4%), Swedish (13.2%), United States (5.3%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 265.7 square miles.

Population density: 0.05 people per square mile   (very low).

Livengood, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Livengood:

  • High school or higher: 99.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 2.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 3.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Livengood CDP:

  • Never married: 0.0%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 14.7%
  • Divorced: 31.2%

1 residents are foreign born (2.3% North America).

This place:  2.3%
Alaska:  6.7%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $600 (0.3%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (299.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2503.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Minto, AK (5.7 miles ), Stevens Village, AK (6.2 miles) , Goldstream, AK (6.3 miles ), Fox, AK (6.8 miles ), Rampart, AK (6.8 miles) , Ester, AK (6.8 miles ), Farmers Loop, AK (6.9 miles ), College, AK (7.0 miles ).

Latitude: 65.49 N, Longitude: 148.55 W

Area code: 907

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

13.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)

Average climate in Livengood, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Livengood-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 527% 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 310.6 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 137.0 miles away from Livengood center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 125.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 136.1 miles away from the city center
On 10/6/1995 at 05:23:18, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.2 ME, 6.2 ML, Depth: 5.7 mi) earthquake occurred 25.0 miles away from Livengood center
On 3/9/1985 at 14:08:04, a magnitude 6.2 (5.9 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.0 ML) earthquake occurred 64.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Airports located in Livengood:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Livengood:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 49 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 300 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 301 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1491 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1495 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1513 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1517 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable locations in Livengood: Amy Creek (A), Casey Road House (B), Heine Creek (C), West Fork (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Bridge Creek (A), Wonder Creek (B), Willow Creek (C), Wilber Creek (D), Steel Creek (E), Ruth Creek (F), Rosebud Creek (G), Ready Bullion Creek (H), Olive Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 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 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
This place:  1.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  28.6%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.0%
Whole state:  8.6%

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

Livengood compared to Alaska state average:

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

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (73%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (20%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Livengood CDP (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.73%
Here: 48.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEpiscopal ChurchCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents52.4%39.8%4.2%3.3%0.3%
Congregations45.9%29.7%10.8%10.8%2.7%
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: 10
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

17.19 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.27% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($42,760)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.59% ($29,587 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.24% ($41,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Livengood:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Livengood:

  • KUAC (89.9 FM; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA)
  • KIAK-FM (102.5 FM; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYSC (96.9 FM; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NORTHERN RADIO, INC.)
  • KJNP-FM (100.3 FM; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVANGELISTIC AK. MISSIONARY FLWSHP)
  • K203CT (88.5 FM; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

Livengood fatal accident list:

Jun 8, 2000 00:50 AM, Sr-Elliott Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Livengood)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Highway Maintenance Bldg (Lat: 65.524556 Lon: -148.552500), Call Sign: KWJ207
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0400 MHz, 457.900 MHz, 47.1600 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/21/2010, Expiration Date: 03/06/2021
    Registrant: Stateof Alaska, 5900 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 269-5764, Fax: (907) 269-5562, Email:
  • Money Knob Site 1.3 Mi Se (Lat: 65.511222 Lon: -148.511389), Structure height: 26 m, Call Sign: WPEC871, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.730 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/11/2003, Expiration Date: 01/26/2014
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 452-2114

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
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