Naknek, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 544. Population change since 2000: -19.8%
Males: 271  (49.8%)
Females: 273  (50.2%)
Median resident age:  36.3 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99633.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $80,904 (it was $53,393 in 2000)
Naknek:

$80,904
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $33,424 (it was $21,182 in 2000)

Naknek CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $181,834 (it was $137,500 in 2000)
Naknek:

$181,834
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,048.

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  • Races in Naknek, AK (2013)

    Naknek races chart
    • 31251.0%White alone
    • 19431.7%American Indian alone
    • 7111.6%Two or more races
    • 264.2%Hispanic
    • 40.7%Asian alone
    • 10.2%Black alone
    • 10.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Naknek: 108.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.7%), Norwegian (8.0%), Italian (5.8%), Irish (5.3%), English (4.8%), Dutch (2.5%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 84.2 square miles.

Population density: 6.5 people per square mile   (very low).

Naknek, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Naknek:

  • High school or higher: 92.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Naknek CDP:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 57.9%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 9.9%

2 residents are foreign born

This place:

0.3%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Naknek, Alaska as of August 04, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Naknek to the number of sex offenders is 544 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,967 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,543 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (301.5 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2449.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: South Naknek, AK (1.6 miles) , King Salmon, AK (3.4 miles ), Levelock, AK (5.1 miles) , Portage Creek, AK (5.4 miles) , Egegik, AK (6.2 miles) , Ekwok, AK (6.8 miles) , New Stuyahok, AK (7.1 miles ), Igiugig, AK (7.5 miles) .

Latitude: 58.74 N, Longitude: 156.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

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

1.8%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Educational services (14%)
  • Utilities (12%)
  • Public administration (11%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (11%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in Naknek, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Naknek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 625% 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 360.2 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 171.7 miles away from Naknek center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 241.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 112.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 172.9 miles away from Naknek center
On 7/28/2001 at 07:32:43, a magnitude 6.8 (5.7 MB, 6.8 MW, Depth: 81.6 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 69.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)

Birthplace of: Matthew Burtner - Composer.

Airports located in Naknek:

  • Naknek Airport (Runways: 3, Air Taxi Ops: 600, Itinerant Ops: 100, Local Ops: 7,000)
  • Tibbetts Airport (Runways: 1, Air Taxi Ops: 2,000, Itinerant Ops: 2,500, Local Ops: 300)
See details about airports located in Naknek, AK

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Naknek:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 300 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 300 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 518 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1545 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1546 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1549 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1568 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Naknek:

Public elementary/middle school in Naknek:

See full list of schools located in Naknek

Library in Naknek:

  • MARTIN MONSEN REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $220,891; Location: 101 MAIN STREET; 15,820 books; 253 audio materials; 2,700 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 13 print serial subscriptions; 6 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Naknek: Bristol Bay Fire Department (A), Red Salmon Cannery (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Graveyard Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bristol Bay Borough 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 Naknek and their reported violations in the past:

BBBSD NAKNEK (Address: #2 SCHOOL ROAD, NORTH NAKNEK , Population served: 387, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In DEC-20-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 113 regular monitoring violations
NORTH PACIFIC PROCESSORS, INC. (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
RED DOG INN (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
BRISTOL BAY BOROUGH DOCK (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
OCEAN BEAUTY SEAFOODS-NAKNEK (Population served: 112, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
FISHERMANS BAR (Population served: 76, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 18 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
LFS NAKNEK MARINE CENTER (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
D & D RESTAURANT (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-27-2014)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Boil Water Order (JUN-12-2009), St Compliance achieved (FEB-02-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 20 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 5.5%
(1.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.9% for American Indian residents, 2.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.4 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  60.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  11.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Naknek compared to Alaska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (93%)
  • Other fuel (4%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Naknek CDP (based on Bristol Bay Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox2263
Catholic601
Evangelical Protestant62
Other1-
None704-
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: 3
Bristol Bay Borough:

30.36 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
Here:

20.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bristol Bay Borough:

34.2%
Alaska:

27.8%

13.68% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,034 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.68%
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  3.30% ($32,857 average AGI)


13.06% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($48,018 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.06%
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  3.33% ($39,714 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Naknek:

  • 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)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Naknek:

  • KAKN (100.9 FM; NAKNEK, AK; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Naknek:

  • K13TZ (Channel 13; NAKNEK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Naknek fatal accident list:

May 30, 2006 11:30 PM, Alaska Peninsula Hwy, Mp 2.2, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jul 5, 1986 04:30 AM, Ak Peninsu, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 2
Jun 7, 1981 02:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 3m10ftTotal length
  • 1,040Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,414Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Naknek)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

15 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Mi 2 Alaska Peninsula Hwy (Lat: 58.741778 Lon: -156.979639), Structure height: 103 m, Call Sign: WNUJ787, Licensee ID: L00276308
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.750 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/16/2001, Expiration Date: 09/24/2010, Cancellation Date: 11/13/2010
    Registrant: Bay Broadcasting Company Inc, Naknek, AK 99633-0000, Phone: (907) 246-7492

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Hwy Maintenance Bldg (Lat: 58.730944 Lon: -157.006306), Call Sign: KXJ234, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 47.0400 MHz, 47.1600 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/04/1999, Expiration Date: 08/11/2004, Cancellation Date: 10/04/2002
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507
  • Mile 1.6 King Salmon Rd (Lat: 58.742333 Lon: -156.984917), Call Sign: KDD439
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.730 MHz, 155.730 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/27/2011, Expiration Date: 11/17/2021
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 East Tudor Road, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 269-5764, Fax: (907) 269-5562, Email:
  • Mile 1.6 King Salmon Rd (Lat: 58.742333 Lon: -156.984917), Call Sign: WCB495, Licensee ID: L00002062
    Assigned Frequencies: 75.4200 MHz, 75.5400 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/27/2011, Expiration Date: 11/17/2021
    Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 269-5744
  • Lat: 58.730556 Lon: -156.990000, Call Sign: WQAW313
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.237 MHz, 451.312 MHz, 451.362 MHz, 451.437 MHz, 451.512 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/18/2004, Expiration Date: 08/18/2014, Certifier: Kenneth R Reid
    Registrant: Bearcom Operating LP, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (800) 458-9887, Fax: (214) 355-1714

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

39 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

6
  • Call Sign: KC5KDA, Licensee ID: L00920890
    Grant Date: 09/24/2004, Expiration Date: 10/14/2014
    Registrant: Jeremy M Crowell, Po Box 507, Naknek, AK 99633
  • Call Sign: KL7GSC
    Grant Date: 09/30/1994, Expiration Date: 04/12/1998, Cancellation Date: 04/13/2000
    Registrant: Stanley F Chmiel, Naknek, AK 99633
  • Call Sign: KL7TY, Licensee ID: L00458291
    Grant Date: 04/30/2004, Expiration Date: 07/08/2014, Certifier: Sam Egli
    Registrant: Sam Egli, Box 188, Naknek, AK 99633
  • Call Sign: N7PHB, Previous Call Sign: N9GHK, Licensee ID: L00261607
    Grant Date: 05/12/2004, Expiration Date: 05/31/2014, Certifier: Richard D Pearson
    Registrant: Richard D Pearson, Naknek, AK 99633-0567
  • Call Sign: KD0IXU, Licensee ID: L01517443
    Grant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 09/15/2019, Cancellation Date: 07/20/2011, Certifier: Benjamin S Dahl
    Registrant: Benjamin S Dahl, Alaska Peninsula Hwy Mile 2, Naknek, AK 99633
  • Call Sign: KL3IM, Previous Call Sign: KD0IXU, Licensee ID: L01517443
    Grant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 09/15/2019, Certifier: Benjamin S Dahl
    Registrant: Benjamin S Dahl, Alaska Peninsula Hwy Mile 2, Naknek, AK 99633


FAA Registered Aircraft:

38 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Naknek)
Most common last names in Naknek, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Herrmann376.0 years
Monsen376.0 years
Berggren285.9 years
Gottschalk282.0 years
Anderson268.5 years
Malone274.5 years
Nelson289.0 years

Businesses in Naknek, AK

  • True Value: 1

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