For population 25 years and over in Paxson:
For population 15 years and over in Paxson CDP:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (185.5 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2321.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Chistochina, AK (6.6 miles) , Gakona, AK (7.2 miles ), Dry Creek, AK (7.4 miles) , Gulkana, AK (7.5 miles) , Fort Greely, AK (7.7 miles ), Lake Louise, AK (7.8 miles) , Slana, AK (7.8 miles) , Deltana, AK (8.0 miles ).
Latitude: 63.05 N, Longitude: 145.61 W
Unemployment in July 2013:
Most common industries for males in 2008-2012 (%):
Average climate in Paxson, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Paxson-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Alaska state average. It is 2423% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 74.1 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 85.7 miles away from Paxson center
On 11/3/2002 at 22:32:17, a magnitude 6.0 (5.6 MB, 6.0 ML, 5.8 ML, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 21.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/22/1996 at 22:15:02, a magnitude 5.8 (5.7 MB, 5.4 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 28.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/2003 at 04:52:10, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.6 MS, 5.1 MW, 5.5 ML, Depth: 3.2 mi) earthquake occurred 19.7 miles away from Paxson center
On 11/4/2002 at 00:50:43, a magnitude 5.5 (5.4 MB, 5.5 ML, 5.1 ML) earthquake occurred 22.8 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 Paxson:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Paxson:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Paxson and their reported violations in the past:TANGLE RIVER INN (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 0.0%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Paxson compared to Alaska state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Paxson CDP (based on Valdez-Cordova Census Area data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 22.53%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
9.68% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,139 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.33% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($39,243 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Paxson:
TV broadcast stations around Paxson:
Paxson fatal accident list:
Jun 15, 2005 06:00 PM, Denali Hwy, Mp 3.1, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2