For population 25 years and over in Prudhoe Bay:
For population 15 years and over in Prudhoe Bay CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (632.4 miles , pop. 260,283).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2752.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Alpine, AK (7.3 miles) , Nuiqsut, AK (7.4 miles ), Kaktovik, AK (11.0 miles ), Anaktuvuk Pass, AK (12.9 miles ), Arctic Village, AK (13.1 miles) , Barrow, AK (13.9 miles ), Atqasuk, AK (14.2 miles ), Wainwright, AK (16.2 miles ).
Latitude: 70.33 N, Longitude: 148.71 W
Average climate in Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Prudhoe Bay-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 8/31/1995 at 08:20:55, a magnitude 5.2 (5.0 MB, 4.7 MS, 5.2 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 21.4 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.4 miles away from the city center
On 12/4/2001 at 21:35:13, a magnitude 5.0 (4.4 MB, 5.0 ML, 4.5 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 55.8 miles away from Prudhoe Bay center
On 2/20/2006 at 01:39:58, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 5.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 80.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/4/1993 at 14:11:28, a magnitude 4.9 (4.9 MB, 4.6 MS, 4.8 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 62.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/12/2006 at 04:29:01, a magnitude 4.9 (4.6 MB, 4.9 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 86.8 miles away from Prudhoe Bay center
On 4/20/2007 at 20:54:07, a magnitude 4.5 (4.5 MB, 4.5 ML, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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).
Airports and heliports located in Prudhoe Bay:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Prudhoe Bay:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Prudhoe Bay and their reported violations in the past:NANA OILFIELD PRUDHOE (Address: 1001 AIRPORT WAY , Population served: 200, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:VECO ARCTIC OILFIELD HOTEL (Population served: 170, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:PEAK WATER TRUCK #115, #273 & #257 (Population served: 140, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:VECO POTABLE WATER TRUCK #85047 (Population served: 55, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:PEAK OILFIELD ICE ROAD CAMP (Address: C/O PEAK BASE CAMP , Population served: 50, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:SCHLUMBERGER RE-WIRELINE (Address: SPINE ROAD, BUILDING #69 , Population served: 50, Purch_surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 3.5%
(4.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
2,173 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
Prudhoe Bay compared to Alaska state average:
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
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
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Prudhoe Bay:
Strongest FM radio stations in Prudhoe Bay:
TV broadcast stations around Prudhoe Bay:
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 31See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Prudhoe Bay, AK
Total length: 195 meters (640ft)
Total costs: $278,000
Total average daily traffic: 4,421
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,136
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,406
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Prudhoe Bay)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:59 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Prudhoe Bay, AK)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:90 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:33 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:5
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Prudhoe Bay, AK