Petersburg, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 2,920 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -9.4%
 
Males: 1,538  (52.7%)
Females: 1,382  (47.3%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99833.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $67,505 (it was $49,028 in 2000)
Petersburg:

$67,505
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $36,002 (it was $25,827 in 2000)

Petersburg city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $236,562 (it was $164,400 in 2000)
Petersburg:

$236,562
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $896.

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  • Races in Petersburg, AK (2013)

    Petersburg races chart
    • 2,26374.2%White alone
    • 2708.9%Two or more races
    • 2197.2%Hispanic
    • 1745.7%American Indian alone
    • 591.9%Black alone
    • 280.9%Asian alone
    • 140.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Petersburg: 110.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Norwegian (12.1%), German (11.9%), Irish (8.6%), English (7.7%), Scottish (3.7%), Italian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Land area: 43.9 square miles.

Population density: 67 people per square mile   (very low).

Petersburg, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Petersburg:

  • High school or higher: 96.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Petersburg city:

  • Never married: 36.2%
  • Now married: 49.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 4.0%
  • Divorced: 9.3%

141 residents are foreign born (2.0% Asia, 1.2% Europe, 1.0% Latin America).

This city:

4.4%
Alaska:

5.9%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 10 registered sex offenders living in Petersburg, Alaska as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Petersburg to the number of sex offenders is 298 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is near the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,247 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,779 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (669.1 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1714.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kupreanof, AK (1.4 miles) , Wrangell, AK (5.7 miles ), Kake, AK (6.3 miles ), Point Baker, AK (6.4 miles) , Port Protection, AK (6.5 miles) , Hobart Bay, AK (6.9 miles) , Whale Pass, AK (7.0 miles) , Thoms Place, AK (7.1 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 38 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 1998: 14 buildings, average cost: $133,800
  • 1999: 12 buildings, average cost: $123,400
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $93,400
  • 2001: 16 buildings, average cost: $111,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $207,600
  • 2003: 10 buildings, average cost: $125,400
  • 2004: 8 buildings, average cost: $170,600
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $120,300
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2007: 7 buildings, average cost: $106,300
  • 2008: 8 buildings, average cost: $168,200
  • 2009: 6 buildings, average cost: $217,100
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $400,000
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $193,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $214,700

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 56.80 N, Longitude: 132.94 W

Area code: 907

Petersburg household income distribution Petersburg home values distribution

Crime rates in Petersburg by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000100100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.032.70.00.035.20.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.032.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 36255380119281213126
per 100,000 1,102.6755.3158.498.4261.60.034.6669.21,005.7429.0433.3399.6201.3
Burglaries 91081222862791171516
per 100,000 275.7302.1253.4393.4719.4263.2207.6951.0323.3393.3233.3499.5536.7
Thefts 54109617673102103118100621228569
per 100,000 1,653.93,293.11,932.22,491.82,387.23,356.43,564.04,156.43,592.02,216.74,066.72,830.52,314.7
Auto thefts 1362133138311263
per 100,000 398.2181.363.4426.298.1427.8276.8105.735.935.866.7199.8100.6
Arson 1200000001000
per 100,000 30.660.40.00.00.00.00.00.00.035.80.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 341.5321.9133.2182.9284.3188.9188.2450.4374.3207.1273.9246.7180.4

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Petersburg detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 15 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.02
Alaska average:

1.79

Petersburg tourist attractions:

Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+0.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Manufacturing (21%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (16%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (13%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Petersburg, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Petersburg-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 71% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 169.2 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1972 at 21:45:14, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 119.8 miles away from Petersburg center
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 136.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 598.1 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/30/1987 at 19:23:19, a magnitude 7.9 (6.7 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.9 MW, 7.1 ML) earthquake occurred 382.0 miles away from Petersburg center
On 3/6/1988 at 22:35:38, a magnitude 7.8 (6.8 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.8 MW, 7.4 ML) earthquake occurred 370.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Hospitals and medical centers in Petersburg:

  • PETERSBURG MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, PO BOX 589)
  • PETERSBURG MEDICAL CENTER LTC (P.O. BOX 589)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Petersburg:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Petersburg:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 672 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 672 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 704 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 708 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 723 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 730 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 746 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)

Public high school in Petersburg:

Public elementary/middle schools in Petersburg:

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Library in Petersburg:

  • PETERSBURG PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $288,062; Location: 12 SOUTH NORDIC DRIVE; 27,058 books; 1,564 audio materials; 4,738 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 112 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Petersburg: Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (A), Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (B), Petersburg Public Health Center - Southeast Region (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Petersburg Memorial Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoirs: Petersburg Reservoir (A), Petersburg Lower Reservoir (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Petersburg: Sandy Beach Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Clausen Memorial Museum (Po Box 708) (1), Pacific Wing Air Charters (PO Box 1560 A) (2), Visitor Information Center (Po Box 649) (3), Alaska Adventures With Hindman Charters (Tours & Charters; 1101 Wesley) (4). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Tides Inn (307 North 1st) (1), Alaska Pad (1214 Wrangell Ave) (2), Scandia House (110 Nordic Drive North) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area 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 Petersburg and their reported violations in the past:

PETERSBURG (Address: 303 S. Second Street , Population served: 3,350, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between JUL-2006 and SEP-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2010)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2006
  • Treatment Technique Precursor Removal - Between APR-2006 and JUN-2006, Contaminant: CARBON, TOTAL. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-09-2010)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In FEB-2005, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • One other older monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.5%
(13.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.4% for Black residents, 22.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 9.3% for American Indian residents, 30.0% for other race residents, 7.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
42 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

People in group quarters in Petersburg in 2000:

  • 28 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 11 people in nursing homes
  • 4 people in military ships
  • 3 people in crews of maritime vessels

Petersburg, Alaska environmental map by EPA

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Petersburg compared to Alaska state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Banks with branches in Petersburg (2011 data):

  • First Bank: Petersburg Branch at 103 Nordic Drive, branch established on 1974/07/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $441.5 mil, Deposits: $387.1 mil, headquarters in Ketchikan, AK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Petersburg Branch at 201 N Nordic Drive, branch established on 1912/02/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (51%)
  • Electricity (33%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Utility gas (6%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Petersburg city (based on Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic--
Evangelical Protestant--
Mainline Protestant--
Other--
None--
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: 5
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area:

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area:

25.4%
Alaska:

27.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 40$261,271$78,3810$0
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 69$136,090$23,6683$5,846
Totals for Government 109$397,361$43,7463$5,846

Petersburg government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $3,805,000 ($1303.08)
    Water Utilities: $2,988,000 ($1023.29)
    Parks and Recreation: $471,000 ($161.30)
    General - Other: $37,000 ($12.67)
    General Public Buildings: $29,000 ($9.93)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,000 ($2.05)
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $6,965,000 ($2385.27)
    Electric Utilities: $3,913,000 ($1340.07)
    Hospitals: $3,801,000 ($1301.71)
    Toll Highways: $2,407,000 ($824.32)
    General - Other: $1,218,000 ($417.12)
    Regular Highways: $1,067,000 ($365.41)
    Police Protection: $966,000 ($330.82)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $901,000 ($308.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $844,000 ($289.04)
    Financial Administration: $640,000 ($219.18)
    Water Utilities: $614,000 ($210.27)
    Public Welfare Institutions: $591,000 ($202.40)
    Parks and Recreation: $563,000 ($192.81)
    Sewerage: $530,000 ($181.51)
    Central Staff Services: $479,000 ($164.04)
    Local Fire Protection: $420,000 ($143.84)
    Housing and Community Development: $415,000 ($142.12)
    General Public Buildings: $313,000 ($107.19)
    Correctional Institutions: $295,000 ($101.03)
    Libraries: $236,000 ($80.82)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $23,000 ($7.88)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $513,000 ($175.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $6,931,000 ($2373.63)
    Electric Utilities: $215,000 ($73.63)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $69,000 ($23.63)
    Sewerage: $13,000 ($4.45)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($1.71)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $13,092,000 ($4483.56)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $101,000 ($34.59)

Petersburg government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $3,801,000 ($1301.71)
    Toll Highways: $2,501,000 ($856.51)
    Solid Waste Management: $910,000 ($311.64)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $861,000 ($294.86)
    All Other: $613,000 ($209.93)
    Sewerage: $608,000 ($208.22)
    Housing and Community Development: $124,000 ($42.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $121,000 ($41.44)
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $44,000 ($15.07)
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $11,000 ($3.77)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000 ($2.40)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Water Utilities: $2,519,000 ($862.67)
    All Other: $2,243,000 ($768.15)
    General Local Government Support: $289,000 ($98.97)
    Housing and Community Development: $153,000 ($52.40)
    Education: $31,000 ($10.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $773,000 ($264.73)
    General Revenue, NEC: $621,000 ($212.67)
    Rents: $41,000 ($14.04)
    Fines and Forfeits: $15,000 ($5.14)
    Donations From Private Sources: $2,000 ($0.68)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $4,427,000 ($1516.10)
    Water Utilities: $663,000 ($227.05)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $4,740,000 ($1623.29)
    All Other: $3,260,000 ($1116.44)
    General Local Government Support: $1,016,000 ($347.95)
    Water Utilities: $437,000 ($149.66)
    Highways: $68,000 ($23.29)
    Electric Utilities: $30,000 ($10.27)
    Public Welfare: $13,000 ($4.45)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($2.05)
    Housing and Community Development: $3,000 ($1.03)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $2,741,000 ($938.70)
    Property: $2,553,000 ($874.32)
    Other Selective Sales: $40,000 ($13.70)
    Motor Vehicle License: $37,000 ($12.67)
    Other License: $9,000 ($3.08)

Petersburg government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $18,563,000 ($6357.19)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,538,000 ($4636.30)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,145,000 ($2104.45)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,120,000 ($383.56)

Petersburg government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $19,599,000 ($6711.99)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $70,000 ($23.97)

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.


10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Petersburg:

  • KRSA (580 AM; 5 kW; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KINY (800 AM; 10 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNO (630 AM; 5 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KTKN (930 AM; 5 kW; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIFW (1230 AM; 1 kW; SITKA, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Petersburg:

  • KFSK (100.9 FM; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NARROWS BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • K276BD (103.1 FM; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NARROWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K216AA (91.1 FM; POINT BAKER, AK; Owner: NARROWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)

TV broadcast stations around Petersburg:

  • K15AF (Channel 15; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K21CK (Channel 21; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA/DIV OF TELE. OPER.)
  • K09OU (Channel 9; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NARROWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • K11QC (Channel 11; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NARROWS BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
Petersburg fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2013

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2013 (per 100,000 population)


Petersburg fatal accident list:

Apr 5, 2005 09:54 PM, Nordic Drive, Sing Lee Alley, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 25, 2004 09:50 AM, Mitkof Highway, Cemetary Road, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jan 10, 2003 09:40 PM, Sing Lee Alley, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2
Jan 15, 2000 05:11 PM, Mitkof Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jul 31, 1992 11:51 PM, Mitkof Hwy, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Oct 2, 1992 11:30 PM, Nordic Dr, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 11Number of bridges
  • 100m328ftTotal length
  • 6,617Total average daily traffic
  • 207Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,181Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 21960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 32000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Petersburg, AK
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Petersburg)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 60 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Petersburg, AK)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Petersburg)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 27 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Petersburg)
Most common first names in Petersburg, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1273.4 years
James870.1 years
Edward764.4 years
Mary777.3 years
Esther766.0 years
Robert773.7 years
Andrew777.7 years
Anna777.2 years
Carl683.8 years
Mildred677.2 years
Most common last names in Petersburg, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Olsen981.0 years
Wikan877.1 years
Birch672.8 years
Lee584.4 years
Israelson583.2 years
Hanson573.8 years
Gjerde579.4 years
Espeseth579.6 years
Lyons581.2 years
Nelson572.6 years
Businesses in Petersburg, AK
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1True Value1
New Balance1U-Haul1

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Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2015.