Point MacKenzie, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 529. Population change since 2000: +376.6%
Males: 443  (83.9%)
Females: 86  (16.1%)
Median resident age:  42.7 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip code: 99687

Estimated median household income in 2013: $41,753 (it was $23,250 in 2000)
Point MacKenzie:

$41,753
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $13,487 (it was $23,228 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $217,373 (it was $24,400 in 2000)
Point MacKenzie:

$217,373
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $239,067; Detached houses: $241,232; Townhouses or other attached units: $230,304; In 2-unit structures: $215,858; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $303,477; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $151,679; Mobile homes: $71,832; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,678
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  • Races in Point MacKenzie, AK (2013)

    Point MacKenzie races chart
    • 29068.7%White alone
    • 9823.2%American Indian alone
    • 204.7%Black alone
    • 102.4%Two or more races
    • 20.5%Hispanic
    • 10.2%Asian alone
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Point MacKenzie: 115.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.9%), Irish (5.0%), Scottish (3.6%), English (3.4%), French (2.6%), Norwegian (2.6%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 148.0 square miles.

Population density: 3.6 people per square mile   (very low).

Point MacKenzie, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Point MacKenzie:

  • High school or higher: 76.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Point MacKenzie CDP:

  • Never married: 37.9%
  • Now married: 38.7%
  • Separated: 6.3%
  • Widowed: 2.3%
  • Divorced: 14.9%

7 residents are foreign born (6.3% Asia).

This place:

6.3%
Alaska:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,677 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,706 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (13.6 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2344.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Big Lake, AK (3.4 miles ), Anchorage, AK (3.7 miles ), Knik-Fairview, AK (3.8 miles ), Houston, AK (4.1 miles ), Meadow Lakes, AK (4.3 miles ), Wasilla, AK (4.6 miles ), Tanaina, AK (4.8 miles ), Susitna, AK (5.0 miles) .

Latitude: 61.37 N, Longitude: 149.91 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Point MacKenzie household income distribution Point MacKenzie home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.3%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (27%)
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Construction (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (42%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (22%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (60%)
  • Production occupations (40%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Point MacKenzie, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Point MacKenzie-area historical earthquake activity is above Alaska state average. It is 831% 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 80.1 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
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 165.2 miles away from Point MacKenzie center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 184.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 322.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/30/1987 at 19:23:19, a magnitude 7.9 (6.7 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.9 MW, 7.1 ML, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 307.1 miles away from Point MacKenzie center
On 2/28/1979 at 21:27:06, a magnitude 7.4 (6.4 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.4 UK, 6.9 ML) earthquake occurred 280.9 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)

Hospitals and medical centers near Point MacKenzie:

  • MAXIM HEALTHCARE SERVICES, INC (Home Health Center, about 12 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • ALASKA REGIONAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 12 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • PRESTIGE CARE AND REHAB CENTER OF ANCHORAGE (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • AMEDISYS HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • FMC ANCHORAGE (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • ALASKA SURGERY CENTER HEALTHSOUTH (Hospital, about 14 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)
  • PROVIDENCE IN HOME SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 14 miles away; ANCHORAGE, AK)

Airports and heliports located in Point MacKenzie:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Point MacKenzie:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 13 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 14 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 250 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1374 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1377 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 1384 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1398 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Lakes and swamps: Barley Lake (A), Farmer Lake (B), Butterfly Lake (C), Alder Pond (D), Horseshoe Lake (E), Lake Lorraine (F), Lost Lake (G), Middle Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Point MacKenzie: Goose Bay State Game Refuge (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Matanuska-Susitna Borough has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 97.2. This is worse than average.

City:

97.2
U.S.:

74.2

Ozone [ppb] level in 2012 was 22.3. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.3
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 18.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 5.98. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.98
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.7%
Average household size:
This place:  3.6 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  54.5%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  2.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported
126 people in correctional residential facilities in 2010

Point MacKenzie compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.3
Alaska average:

10.4

Point MacKenzie travel time to work - commute Point MacKenzie mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (48%)
  • Wood (43%)
  • Other fuel (8%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Point MacKenzie CDP (based on Matanuska-Susitna Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant15,07674
Other5,65019
Catholic3,3544
Mainline Protestant2,27117
Black Protestant1931
Orthodox1121
None62,339-
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: 9
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

1.09 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.33 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.97 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 39
Here:

4.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.1%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

28.7%
Alaska:

27.8%

8.76% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($46,807 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.76%
Alaska average:

8.87%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($389 average AGI)
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.09%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  3.70% ($54,662 average AGI)
from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.26% ($47,420)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.23% ($41,194)


7.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,711 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Alaska average:

8.83%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($352 average AGI)
Matanuska-Susitna Borough:

0.06%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.39% ($45,900 average AGI)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.28% ($46,553)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.24% ($52,959)

Strongest AM radio stations in Point MacKenzie:

  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KHAR (590 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC.)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Point MacKenzie:

  • KNBA (90.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: KOAHNIC BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSKA (91.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA PUBLIC TELECOM., INC.)
  • KEAG (97.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAT (92.9 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KDBZ (102.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNIK-FM (105.7 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: UBIK CORPORATION)
  • KGOT (101.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KASH-FM (107.5 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQEZ (92.1 FM; HOUSTON, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KYMG (98.9 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KWHL (106.5 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRPM (96.3 FM; HOUSTON, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KRUA (88.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA - BOARD OF REGENTS)
  • KATB (89.3 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAFC (93.7 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KMXS (103.1 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBFX (100.5 FM; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

TV broadcast stations around Point MacKenzie:

  • KAKM (Channel 7; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA PUBLIC TELECOMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KTUU-TV (Channel 2; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHANNEL 2 BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIMO (Channel 13; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: SMITH TELEVISION LICENSE HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KTVA (Channel 11; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KTBY (Channel 4; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: PIEDMONT TELEVISION OF ANCHORAGE LICENSE LLC)
  • KDMD (Channel 33; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: KETCHIKAN TV, LLC)
  • KYES (Channel 5; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: FIREWEED COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K25FM (Channel 25; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K27FJ (Channel 27; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K50EP (Channel 50; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K39EP (Channel 39; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K43EY (Channel 43; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K44EQ (Channel 44; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K46EN (Channel 46; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K49EE (Channel 49; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K52FI (Channel 52; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K53FN (Channel 53; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K63FT (Channel 63; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K64FA (Channel 64; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K65GM (Channel 65; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K67GT (Channel 67; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K68FF (Channel 68; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: ACS TELEVISION, L.L.C.)
  • K22FV (Channel 22; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: KETCHIKAN TV, LLC)
  • K41DP (Channel 41; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: KETCHIKAN TV, LLC)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Nathan Foster, 19768 S. Merlene Lane (Lat: 61.337139 Lon: -150.033444), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 8886099596, Nfoster@atlastowers.Com, 283 COLUMBINE STREET, #33
  • Nathan Foster, 19768 S. Merlene Lane (Lat: 61.337139 Lon: -150.033444), Type: 76.2, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 8886099596, Nfoster@atlastowers.Com, 283 COLUMBINE STREET, #33

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Port Mackenzie Dock (Lat: 61.268111 Lon: -149.917056), Type: Bant, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQEN959
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.350 MHz, 156.500 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/15/2006, Expiration Date: 03/15/2016, Certifier: Jack J Krill
    Registrant: Matanuska-Susitna Borough, 101 W. Swanson Ave., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 373-8805, Fax: (907) 376-9151, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED87$203,12924$209,790170$198,59610$75,7106$182,628
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$239,8051$177,65013$187,7423$51,5501$13,210
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$201,7155$161,99253$217,1373$25,1234$184,993
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN10$220,9646$215,49842$233,6074$104,3652$218,515
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$08$201,2660$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0006.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED8$242,37514$241,0640$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$219,7401$369,0101$256,940
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$221,2101$137,5200$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$217,2901$189,4000$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0006.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

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