Quinhagak, Alaska

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Population in 2013: 699 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.9%
Males: 349  (50.0%)
Females: 350  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  27.6 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99655.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,412 (it was $25,156 in 2000)
Quinhagak:

$35,412
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $11,092 (it was $8,127 in 2000)

Quinhagak city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $188,557 (it was $36,100 in 2000)
Quinhagak:

$188,557
AK:

$254,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $173,468; Detached houses: $169,848

Median gross rent in 2013: $534.

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  • Races in Quinhagak, AK (2010)

    Quinhagak races chart
    • 62493.3%American Indian alone
    • 243.6%Two or more races
    • 152.2%White alone
    • 30.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Quinhagak: 114.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (1.2%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 4.68 square miles.

Population density: 149 people per square mile   (very low).

Quinhagak, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Quinhagak:

  • High school or higher: 60.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 1.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.9%
  • Unemployed: 15.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Quinhagak city:

  • Never married: 44.7%
  • Now married: 42.6%
  • Separated: 3.1%
  • Widowed: 7.5%
  • Divorced: 2.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Quinhagak, Alaska as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Quinhagak to the number of sex offenders is 87 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $220 (0.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (425.0 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2637.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Eek, AK (5.7 miles ), Kongiganak, AK (6.1 miles ), Kwigillingok, AK (6.7 miles ), Goodnews Bay, AK (6.7 miles ), Tuntutuliak, AK (7.0 miles ), Platinum, AK (7.2 miles) , Napakiak, AK (8.1 miles ), Napaskiak, AK (8.1 miles ).

Latitude: 59.75 N, Longitude: 161.90 W

Area code: 907

Quinhagak household income distribution Quinhagak home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

16.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +51 (+10.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (33%)
  • Utilities (21%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (3%)
  • Retail trade (22%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (19%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (31%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (2%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (2%)

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

Average climate in Quinhagak, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Quinhagak, Alaska average temperatures Quinhagak, Alaska average precipitation Quinhagak, Alaska humidity Quinhagak, Alaska wind speed Quinhagak, Alaska clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Quinhagak-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 467% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Airports located in Quinhagak:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Quinhagak:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 423 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 423 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 572 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1729 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Peninsula College (about 1730 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Western Washington University (about 1733 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1752 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Quinhagak:

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Notable locations in Quinhagak: Quinhagak Volunteer Fire Department (A), Yukon Kuskokwim Health Quinhagak Health Clinic (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Bethel 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 Quinhagak and their reported violations in the past:

QUINHAGAK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 700, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUN-2006. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (AUG-31-2006), St Compliance Meeting conducted (OCT-10-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2014. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2014 and JUN-2014, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2014)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAR-2014. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-01-2014)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 33 other older monitoring violations
QUINHAGAK WATER HAUL SYSTEM (Population served: 200, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-14-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.9%
(60.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 28.0% for American Indian residents, 75.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  4.0 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  83.6%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  9.1%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Quinhagak compared to Alaska state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.2
Alaska average:

10.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (82%)
  • Wood (17%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Quinhagak city (based on Bethel Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic3,2448
Orthodox2,85217
Mainline Protestant2,21618
Evangelical Protestant50111
Other1981
None8,002-
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: 21
Bethel Census Area:

12.26 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Bethel Census Area:

1.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 8
Here:

4.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bethel Census Area:

34.4%
Alaska:

27.8%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 3$9,956$39,8246$2,562
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,258
Totals for Government 3$9,956$39,8247$3,820

Quinhagak government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $1,780,000 ($2546.49)
    Financial Administration: $518,000 ($741.06)
    Police Protection: $150,000 ($214.59)
    Sewerage: $70,000 ($100.14)
    Central Staff Services: $44,000 ($62.95)
    Electric Utilities: $42,000 ($60.09)
    Health Services - Other: $39,000 ($55.79)
    Water Utilities: $30,000 ($42.92)
    Solid Waste Management: $16,000 ($22.89)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($11.44)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,402,000 ($2005.72)

Quinhagak government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $1,576,000 ($2254.65)
    Sewerage: $38,000 ($54.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $893,000 ($1277.54)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $232,000 ($331.90)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($11.44)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $43,000 ($61.52)
    Water Utilities: $16,000 ($22.89)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $30,000 ($42.92)
    All Other: $11,000 ($15.74)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $70,000 ($100.14)

Quinhagak government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $260,000 ($371.96)

6.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,912 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.15%
Alaska average:

8.87%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.51% ($36,474 average AGI)
from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK  0.54% ($37,214)
from Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($24,423)


6.33% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($49,165 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.33%
Alaska average:

8.83%

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

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.15% ($42,486 average AGI)
to Wade Hampton Census Area, AK  0.50% ($32,615)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.37% ($52,053)

Strongest AM radio stations in Quinhagak:

  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOTZ (720 AM; 10 kW; KOTZEBUE, AK; Owner: KOTZEBUE BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Quinhagak:

  • K09SX (Channel 9; QUINHAGAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K13SK (Channel 13; QUINHAGAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Quinhagak fatal accident list:

Aug 15, 1983 08:00 AM, Park Apron, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Within Village Of (Lat: 59.750833 Lon: -161.898889), Type: Tower, Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WPOJ851
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/02/2009, Expiration Date: 06/30/2019, Certifier: Steve Hamlen
    Registrant: Gci, 2550 Denali Street, Suite, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Jon Duracinski, Within Village Of Quinhagak (Lat: 59.728694 Lon: -161.907417), Type: 74.4, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • David H Heimke, Within Village Of Quinhagak (Lat: 59.728694 Lon: -161.907417), Type: 74.4, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • Jon Duracinski, Within Village Of (Lat: 59.750833 Lon: -161.898889), Type: 14.6, Overall height: 10.7 m
    Registrant: 9075611674, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • Jon Duracinski, Within Village Of Quinhagak (Lat: 59.728694 Lon: -161.907417), Type: 74.4, Overall height: 73.2 m
    Registrant: 9072735280, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET
  • Quinhagak Central Ofc (Lat: 59.751667 Lon: -161.896667), Type: 11.2, Overall height: 11.2 m
    Registrant: 9075611674, , 5450 A ST
  • Within Village Of (Lat: 59.750833 Lon: -161.898889), Type: 14.6, Overall height: 10.7 m
    Registrant: 9075611674, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Quinhagak, Within Village Of Quinhagak (Lat: 59.728694 Lon: -161.907417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 74.4 m, Call Sign: WQDR689
    Assigned Frequencies: 6034.15 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/14/2005, Expiration Date: 10/14/2015, Certifier: Jimmy R Sipes
    Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:
  • Quinhagak, Within The Village Of Quinhagak (Lat: 59.728694 Lon: -161.907417), Type: Tower, Structure height: 73.2 m, Overall height: 74.4 m, Call Sign: WQNT546
    Assigned Frequencies: 5945.20 MHz, 6034.15 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6093.45 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6123.10 MHz, 6152.75 MHz, 6152.75 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/19/2011, Expiration Date: 05/19/2021, Certifier: Jimmy R Sipes
    Registrant: Gci Communication Corp, 2550 Denali Street, Suite 1000, Anchorage, AK 99503, Phone: (907) 868-5615, Fax: (907) 868-9817, Email:

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1
  • (Lat: 59.750889 Lon: -161.898917), Call Sign: KNLM293
    Assigned Frequencies: 454.425 MHz, 454.500 MHz, 454.275 MHz
    Expiration Date: 11/01/1998, Cancellation Date: 10/26/1999
    Registrant: Winston & Strawn, 1400 L Street, N.W.,, Washington, DC 20005-0000, Phone: (202) 371-5775

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • Lat: 59.749222 Lon: -161.902250, Call Sign: KBZ76, Licensee ID: L00011273
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.64940 MHz, 4.64640 MHz, 5.12390 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/01/1994, Expiration Date: 08/10/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Alaska Aviation Radio Inc, 1776 K St Nw, Washington, DC 20006
  • Lat: 59.749222 Lon: -161.902250, Call Sign: WJY4, Licensee ID: L00011273
    Assigned Frequencies: 129.100 MHz, 2.91240 MHz, 129.600 MHz, 3.45040 MHz, 130.100 MHz, 3.47140 MHz, 130.200 MHz, 5.48540 MHz, 130.400 MHz, 6.58140 MHz... (+7 more)
    Grant Date: 11/01/1994, Expiration Date: 08/10/1999, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001
    Registrant: Alaska Aviation Radio Inc, 1776 K St Nw, Washington, DC 20006

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KL2PA, Licensee ID: L01445156
    Grant Date: 11/13/2008, Expiration Date: 11/13/2018, Certifier: Michael P Michael
    Registrant: Michael P Michael, Quinhagak, AK 99655

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172N (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2212W , Serial Number: 17271516, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 09/19/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, Po Box 45, Quinhagak, AK 99655
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-18 105 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-235 SERIES (115 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 269T , Serial Number: 18-2383, Year manufactured: 1953, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1956
    Registrant (Individual): Frank W Cleveland, Po Box 45, Quinhagak, AK 99655

Most common first names in Quinhagak, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
David355.0 years
Mary381.7 years
Charlie288.5 years
Elizabeth259.5 years
George269.0 years
Helena281.0 years
Moses262.4 years
Paul284.0 years
Sam278.4 years
Most common last names in Quinhagak, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Friendly572.0 years
Henry440.0 years
Pleasant473.7 years
Cleveland377.7 years
Bigjohn372.7 years
Carter353.7 years
Hill365.4 years
Hunter367.7 years
Ford280.5 years
Fox289.9 years

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  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Life and physical scientists"
  • #4 (99655) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of residents speaking other language at home"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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