Marshall, Alaska

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Population in 2019: 461 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +32.1%
 
Males: 206  (44.8%)
Females: 255  (55.2%)
Median resident age:

24.3 years
Alaska median age:

35.0 years

Zip codes: 99585.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $27,597 (it was $32,917 in 2000)
Marshall:

$27,597
AK:

$75,463

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $10,140 (it was $9,597 in 2000)

Marshall city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $59,173 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Marshall:

$59,173
AK:

$281,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $76,365; detached houses: $74,943

Median gross rent in 2019: $458.

March 2019 cost of living index in Marshall: 102.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 37.9%
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According to our research of Alaska and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Marshall, Alaska as of September 27, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Marshall is 115 to 1.


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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 4.72 square miles.

Population density: 98 people per square mile   (very low).

Marshall, Alaska map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Marshall city:

1.2% ($950)
Alaska:

1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (408.4 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2701.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Russian Mission, AK (5.0 miles ),
Pilot Station, AK (5.1 miles ),
St. Mary's, AK (6.2 miles ),
Pitkas Point, AK (6.3 miles),
Mountain Village, AK (7.4 miles ),
Lower Kalskag, AK (7.9 miles ),
Upper Kalskag, AK (7.9 miles ),
Tuluksak, AK (8.1 miles )

Latitude: 61.88 N, Longitude: 162.08 W

Area code: 907

Distribution of median household income in Marshall, AK in 2019
Distribution of house value in Marshall, AK in 2019
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

8.1%
Alaska:

8.1%
Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+27.4%).
Most common industries in Marshall, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (19.1%)
  • Public administration (16.4%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (13.6%)
  • Social assistance (11.8%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.9%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (5.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (25.9%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (13.0%)
  • Construction (11.1%)
  • Other direct selling establishments (11.1%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (11.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (26.8%)
  • Social assistance (19.6%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (14.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (10.7%)
  • Construction (7.1%)
  • Public administration (7.1%)
  • Health care (7.1%)
Most common occupations in Marshall, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (10.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (9.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (9.1%)
  • Child care workers (8.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.4%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (11.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.6%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (5.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (16.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (14.3%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (12.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (7.1%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (7.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (7.1%)

Average climate in Marshall, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Marshall-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 2303% 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 480.6 miles away from Marshall center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 377.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME) earthquake occurred 468.4 miles away from Marshall center
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 447.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 472.2 miles away from Marshall center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 390.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Wade Hampton Census Area (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Marshall topographic map

Airports located in Marshall:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marshall:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 406 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 407 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 487 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1762 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1765 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1768 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1786 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Marshall:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Marshall: The Landing (A), Marshall Volunteer Fire Department (B), Yukon Kuskokwim Health Agnes Boliver Health Clinic (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

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

MARSHALL (Population served: 308, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2014, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-16-2011)
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 126 regular monitoring violations
  • 7 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

4.1 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

82.0%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

13.0%
Whole state:

8.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Marshall:

Marital status in Marshall, AK
  • Never married: 54.6%
  • Now married: 37.0%
  • Separated: 2.9%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 3.7%

For population 25 years and over in Marshall:

  • High school or higher: 78.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 18.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 5.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

4.1
Alaska average:

10.2

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2019
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Marshall

Religion statistics for Marshall, AK (based on Wade Hampton Census Area data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,71312
Orthodox1,0205
Evangelical Protestant7149
Other31-
None981-
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: 17
Wade Hampton Census Area:

22.40 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Wade Hampton Census Area:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Wade Hampton Census Area:

5.9%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.9%
State:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Marshall:

46.3%
State:

49.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Marshall:

43.7%
State:

48.0%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.3
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Marshall:

27.4%
Alaska:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Marshall:

10.1%
Alaska:

9.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Marshall:

6.7
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Marshall:

40.1%
Alaska:

34.1%

General health condition:
Here:

51.0%
Alaska:

57.5%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.5%
Alaska:

81.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marshall, AK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 2$5,302$31,8120$0
Electric Power 1$2,074$24,8880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$1,550
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 1$510
Sewerage 0$0 2$351
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 3$7,376$29,5047$2,411

Marshall government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $164,000 ($355.75)
    General - Other: $99,000 ($214.75)
    Central Staff Services: $72,000 ($156.18)
    Health - Other: $64,000 ($138.83)
    Water Utilities: $60,000 ($130.15)
    Sewerage: $46,000 ($99.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $45,000 ($97.61)
    Electric Utilities: $42,000 ($91.11)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($26.03)
    Police Protection: $8,000 ($17.35)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($10.85)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,000 ($8.68)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $115,000 ($249.46)

Marshall government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $193,000 ($418.66)
    Sewerage: $48,000 ($104.12)
    Solid Waste Management: $11,000 ($23.86)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $45,000 ($97.61)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $74,000 ($160.52)
    General Revenue - Other: $50,000 ($108.46)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $74,000 ($160.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $150,000 ($325.38)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $111,000 ($240.78)

Marshall government finances - Cash and Securities in 2017 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $776,000 ($1683.30)

Strongest AM radio stations in Marshall:

  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KNSA (930 AM; 3 kW; UNALAKLEET, AK; Owner: UNALAKLEET BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KIYU (910 AM; 5 kW; GALENA, AK; Owner: BIG RIVER PULBLIC BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Marshall:

  • K02KV (Channel 2; MARSHALL, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K07TK (Channel 7; MARSHALL, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Marshall fatal accident list:

Oct 8, 2014 02:44 PM, Old Airport Rd, Lat: 61.872622, Lon: -162.078350, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • David Heimke, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927806 Lon: -161.995917), Type: 24.4, Overall height: 23.1 m, Registrant: Unicom, Inc., Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (907) 273-5280
  • David Heimke, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927806 Lon: -161.995917), Type: 24.4, Overall height: 23.1 m, Registrant: Unicom, Inc., Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (907) 273-5280
  • Jimmy Sipes, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927333 Lon: -161.997222), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 02270 m, Overall height: 23.1 m, Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, Chall2@gci.Com, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (800) 770-8725
  • Jimmy Sipes, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927333 Lon: -161.997222), Type: 24.4, Structure height: 02270 m, Overall height: 23.1 m, Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, Chall2@gci.Com, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (800) 770-8725

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Pilcher Mt, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927333 Lon: -161.997222), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 23.1 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQGY318,
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5945.20 MHz... (+97 more), Grant Date: 05/31/2017, Expiration Date: 05/22/2027, Certifier: Jimmy R Sipes, Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:
  • Pilcher Mt, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927806 Lon: -161.995917), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 23.1 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQXE862,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 02/16/2016, Expiration Date: 06/30/2016, Cancellation Date: 05/04/2016, Certifier: Jimmy Sipes, Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Marshall Airport (Lat: 62.865917 Lon: -162.069083), Call Sign: KXP9, Licensee ID: L00011273,
    Assigned Frequencies: 129.600 MHz, 2.91240 MHz, 5.48540 MHz, 129.800 MHz, 3.45040 MHz, 130.100 MHz, 130.200 MHz, 130.400 MHz, 130.900 MHz, 131.100 MHz, Grant Date: 04/06/1995, Expiration Date: 03/22/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Alaska Aviation Radio Inc, 1776 K St Nw, Washington, DC 20006
  • Marshall Airport (Lat: 51.866667 Lon: -162.066667), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.2 m, Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WPTD320,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.91240 MHz, 3.45040 MHz, 5.48540 MHz, 129.100 MHz, 129.600 MHz, 129.800 MHz, 130.100 MHz, 130.200 MHz, 130.400 MHz, 130.900 MHz, 131.100 MHz, Grant Date: 09/04/2001, Expiration Date: 09/04/2006, Cancellation Date: 11/04/2006, Certifier: John L Bartlett, Registrant: Wiley Rein & Fielding LLP, 1776 K Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20006-2304, Phone: (202) 719-7070, Fax: (202) 719-7207, Email:

Most common first names in Marshall, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary457.3 years
Anna379.7 years
Alexandria279.5 years
Benjamin261.6 years
John275.6 years
Tom283.5 years
Most common last names in Marshall, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Boots356.0 years
Oney381.0 years
Polty371.7 years
Akalak282.0 years
Duny219.0 years
Elia260.5 years
Evan288.5 years
Fitka257.6 years
Moxie271.5 years
Pete277.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Marshall, AK
  • 84.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Marshall, AK
  • 96.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Wood


Marshall compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below 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 above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Marshall on our top lists:

  • #19 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #23 (99585) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Russian first ancestries"
  • #97 (99585) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Swedish first ancestries"
  • #62 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
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