For population 25 years and over in Point Hope:
For population 15 years and over in Point Hope city:
39 residents are foreign born (0.9% Oceania).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $889 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (700.0 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (3017.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Kivalina, AK (8.5 miles ), Red Dog Mine, AK (10.1 miles) , Noatak, AK (10.6 miles ), Point Lay, AK (11.6 miles ), Shishmaref, AK (12.1 miles ), Kotzebue, AK (12.2 miles ), Noorvik, AK (13.5 miles ), Diomede, AK (13.7 miles) .
Latitude: 68.35 N, Longitude: 166.76 W
Area code: 907
Population change in the 1990s: +112 (+17.4%).
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Average climate in Point Hope, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Point Hope-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 93% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 9/16/1993 at 17:57:15, a magnitude 4.8 (4.8 MB, 4.8 MS, Depth: 25.0 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/20/1992 at 23:20:51, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MB, 4.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 68.5 miles away from Point Hope center
On 8/28/1993 at 00:58:56, a magnitude 4.1 (3.9 MB, 4.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/24/1996 at 07:37:43, a magnitude 4.0 (3.7 MB, 4.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/2003 at 13:34:13, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MB, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Point Hope center
On 11/25/1998 at 14:37:34, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 83.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in North Slope Borough County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 9.0%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 11.1% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Point Hope compared to Alaska state average:
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 9
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
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Point Hope government finances in 2002(per resident):
5.35% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($41,286 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:
9.90% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($57,220 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:
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Point Hope fatal accident list:
May 13, 2004 05:30 AM, Airport Road, Ippiq St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 8, 1996 03:30 PM, Tuttu St, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Apr 3, 1991 04:10 PM, Qalgi Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Point Hope)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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