Marshall, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 443 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +26.9%
 
Males: 238  (53.8%)
Females: 205  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  23.7 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99585.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $37,432 (it was $32,917 in 2000)
Marshall:

$37,432
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,441 (it was $9,597 in 2000)

Marshall city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $118,176 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Marshall:

$118,176
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $144,061; Detached houses: $141,055

Median gross rent in 2013: $658.

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  • Races in Marshall, AK (2010)

    Marshall races chart
    • 39294.7%American Indian alone
    • 102.4%White alone
    • 102.4%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Marshall: 110.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 4.72 square miles.

Population density: 94 people per square mile   (very low).

Marshall, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Marshall:

  • High school or higher: 76.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 18.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 4.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marshall city:

  • Never married: 52.2%
  • Now married: 33.5%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 10.1%
  • Divorced: 1.8%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Marshall, Alaska as of August 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Marshall to the number of sex offenders is 144 to 1.


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

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

25.9%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +75 (+27.4%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (38%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Utilities (9%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (29%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)

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

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 near Alaska state average. It is 452% 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 the city 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 Marshall 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, Depth: 3.0 mi) earthquake occurred 468.4 miles away from the city 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)

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:

  • Marshall School (Students: 129; Location: FORTUNA LEDGE PO BOX 89; Grades: PK-12)
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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
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 17.8%
(17.6% for American Indian residents, 33.3% for two or more races residents)
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

Marshall compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value 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 significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below 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 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (76%)
  • Wood (23%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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

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.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

5.9%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Wade Hampton Census Area:

29.9%
Alaska:

27.8%
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
Sewerage 0$0 2$351
Water Supply 0$0 1$510
Electric Power 1$2,074$24,8880$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 4$1,550
Totals for Government 3$7,376$29,5047$2,411

Marshall government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $59,000 ($133.18)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $37,000 ($83.52)
    Police Protection: $37,000 ($83.52)
    Sewerage: $36,000 ($81.26)
    Health Services - Other: $29,000 ($65.46)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($45.15)
    Central Staff Services: $17,000 ($38.37)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($33.86)
    Regular Highways: $7,000 ($15.80)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($11.29)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $150,000 ($338.60)

Marshall government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $89,000 ($200.90)
    Sewerage: $42,000 ($94.81)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($13.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $7,000 ($15.80)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $32,000 ($72.23)
    Water Utilities: $18,000 ($40.63)
  • Tax - Property: $52,000 ($117.38)

Marshall government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $25,000 ($56.43)

5.66% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($29,108 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.66%
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  1.65% ($22,029 average AGI)
from Bethel Census Area, AK  1.23% ($32,615)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.52% ($17,636)


5.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,269 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.61%
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  1.75% ($19,892 average AGI)
to Bethel Census Area, AK  1.23% ($24,423)

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)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • 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: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • 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: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Pilcher Mt, On Top Of Pilcher Mountain Near The Village Of Marshall (Lat: 61.927806 Lon: -161.995917), Type: Tower, Structure height: 23.1 m, Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQGY318, Licensee ID: L00045569
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/22/2007, Expiration Date: 05/22/2017, Certifier: Jimmy R Sipes
    Registrant: United2, LLC

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

Marshall on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Other direct selling establishments"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely lesbian couples (counted as self-reported female-female unmarried-partner households)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Therapists"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of workers with very short commute times (9 minutes or less)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Department and other general merchandise stores"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Social assistance"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Public administration"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Retail sales workers except cashiers"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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