Sand Point, Alaska

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Population in 2017: 1,076 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: +13.0%
 
Males: 650  (60.5%)
Females: 426  (39.5%)
Median resident age:

40.4 years
Alaska median age:

34.5 years

Zip codes: 99661.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $78,639 (it was $55,417 in 2000)
Sand Point:

$78,639
AK:

$73,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $33,156 (it was $21,954 in 2000)

Sand Point city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $186,042 (it was $93,600 in 2000)
Sand Point:

$186,042
AK:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $151,312; detached houses: $156,439; townhouses or other attached units: $138,948; mobile homes: $31,727

Median gross rent in 2017: $999.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sand Point: 105.2 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 17.7%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 35.8% for Black residents, 23.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 19.2% for American Indian residents, 12.1% for other race residents, 10.3% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sand Point, AK (2017)
    • 51841.4%American Indian alone
    • 32626.0%Asian alone
    • 19215.3%White alone
    • 1078.5%Hispanic
    • 876.9%Two or more races
    • 604.8%Black alone
    • 100.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Sand Point, Alaska as of May 30, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Sand Point is 419 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.



Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.59
Alaska average:

1.73
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Ancestries: German (2.2%), Somali (2.1%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 7.80 square miles.

Population density: 138 people per square mile   (very low).

Sand Point, Alaska map

341 residents are foreign born (13.3% Asia, 3.4% Africa, 3.0% Latin America).

This city:

27.2%
Alaska:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $226 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (561.2 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2480.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Nelson Lagoon, AK (7.3 miles),
Ivanof Bay, AK (7.5 miles),
Perryville, AK (8.1 miles),
King Cove, AK (8.6 miles ),
Cold Bay, AK (9.4 miles),
Chignik Lake, AK (9.6 miles),
Chignik Lagoon, AK (10.1 miles),
Chignik, AK (10.2 miles)

Latitude: 55.34 N, Longitude: 160.49 W

Area code: 907

Distribution of median household income in Sand Point, AK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sand Point, AK in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

2.2%
Alaska:

7.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +77 (+8.8%).
Most common industries in Sand Point, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Food (45.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.3%)
  • Educational services (7.5%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (3.3%)
  • Food & beverage stores (2.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Food (54.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (19.8%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Public administration (4.7%)
  • Construction (3.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (2.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (2.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (31.4%)
  • Educational services (11.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.9%)
  • Public administration (5.9%)
Most common occupations in Sand Point, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (19.9%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (12.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Food processing workers (4.7%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (3.7%)
  • Cashiers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (24.0%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (19.4%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (6.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (5.0%)
  • Food processing workers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (11.2%)
  • Cashiers (8.9%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Food processing workers (4.7%)

Average climate in Sand Point, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Sand Point-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 619% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from Sand Point center
On 5/14/1948 at 22:31:43, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 61.3 miles away from Sand Point center
On 4/1/1946 at 12:28:56, a magnitude 8.1 (8.1 UK) earthquake occurred 216.6 miles away from Sand Point center, causing $25,000,000 total damage
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 295.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/1/1902 at 05:20:00, a magnitude 7.8 (7.8 UK) earthquake occurred 179.5 miles away from the city center
On 5/13/1993 at 11:59:49, a magnitude 6.9 (6.4 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.8 MS, 6.9 MW, Depth: 20.1 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 27.8 miles away from Sand Point center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Sand Point topographic map

Airports located in Sand Point:

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

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 560 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 560 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 788 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1644 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1655 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1658 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1675 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Sand Point:

See full list of schools located in Sand Point

Library in Sand Point:

  • SAND POINT COMMUNITY/SCHOOL LIBRARY (Operating income: $53,050; Location: 123 RED COVE ROAD; 5,600 books; 20 audio materials; 565 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 64 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sand Point: Sand Point Department of Public Safety Fire Division (A), Sand Point Emergency Medical Services (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Birthplace of: Andrew Gronholdt - Aleut-Danish woodworker and bentwood hat-maker.

Aleutians East Borough 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 Sand Point and their reported violations in the past:

SAND POINT WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 962, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2012. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2012. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2012)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In SEP-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAR-2005. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-05-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-31-2012)
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In MAY-2012. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-06-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-06-2012 to SEP-13-2012)
  • Monthly Turbidity Exceed (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAY-31-2012)
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-29-2012)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
  • 8 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

68.3%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

12.2%
Whole state:

8.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.2% of all households
350 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
340 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Sand Point:

Marital status in Sand Point, AK
  • Never married: 39.2%
  • Now married: 44.5%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 3.5%
  • Divorced: 10.2%

For population 25 years and over in Sand Point:

  • High school or higher: 87.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 30.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Alaska average:

10.6

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sand Point
2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sand Point, AK (based on Aleutians East Borough data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox5994
Evangelical Protestant1344
Other8-
None2,400-
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
Aleutians East Borough:

17.83 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 1
Aleutians East Borough:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Aleutians East Borough:

5.4%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

28.2%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Sand Point:

49.6%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

45.0%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.0
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sand Point:

19.7%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sand Point:

13.2%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

27.4%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Sand Point:

55.7%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.6%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sand Point, AK Residents
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
Other and Unallocable 10$31,402$37,6824$4,256
Streets and Highways 6$24,646$49,2920$0
Police Protection - Officers 4$20,366$61,0980$0
Other Government Administration 4$19,580$58,7400$0
Water Supply 2$7,594$45,5640$0
Financial Administration 2$8,634$51,8040$0
Solid Waste Management 2$6,566$39,3960$0
Police - Other 1$3,130$37,5601$875
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,232
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,724
Health 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$898
Totals for Government 31$121,918$47,1948$8,985

Sand Point government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $899,000 ($835.50)
    Financial Administration: $713,000 ($662.64)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $675,000 ($627.32)
    Regular Highways: $604,000 ($561.34)
    Police Protection: $418,000 ($388.48)
    Water Utilities: $386,000 ($358.74)
    Solid Waste Management: $204,000 ($189.59)
    General Public Buildings: $186,000 ($172.86)
    Health - Other: $40,000 ($37.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($32.53)
    Local Fire Protection: $26,000 ($24.16)
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000 ($23.23)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,552,000 ($1442.38)

Sand Point government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Other: $1,359,000 ($1263.01)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $567,000 ($526.95)
    Solid Waste Management: $158,000 ($146.84)
    Sewerage: $94,000 ($87.36)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $54,000 ($50.19)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $123,000 ($114.31)
    Rents: $117,000 ($108.74)
    Donations From Private Sources: $50,000 ($46.47)
    Interest Earnings: $12,000 ($11.15)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $94,000 ($87.36)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $501,000 ($465.61)
    Other: $372,000 ($345.72)
    Housing and Community Development: $195,000 ($181.23)
  • Tax - Other Selective Sales: $1,062,000 ($986.99)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $984,000 ($914.50)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $2,000 ($1.86)

Sand Point government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,081,000 ($2863.38)

11.65% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($35,488 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.65%
Alaska average:

7.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

15.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($43,918 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.03%
Alaska average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Strongest AM radio stations in Sand Point:

  • KSDP (830 AM; 1 kW; SAND POINT, AK; Owner: ALEUTIAN PENINSULA BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)

TV broadcast stations around Sand Point:

  • K09RA (Channel 9; SAND POINT, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K04HV (Channel 4; SAND POINT, AK; Owner: CITY OF SAND POINT)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 3ft / 0.6mTotal length
  • 10Total average daily traffic
  • 12Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Sand Point)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 1.4 Miles Ne (Lat: 55.350833 Lon: -160.469222), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: KPH964, Licensee ID: L00017301,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.010 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/1987, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Registrant: Aleutian Peninsula Broadcasting, Inc, P.O. Box 328, Sand Point, AK 99661
  • Meadows Subdivision 1.4 Mi Ne (Lat: 55.350833 Lon: -160.469222), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WPMU364,
    Assigned Frequencies: 450.010 MHz, Grant Date: 12/30/1998, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Aleutian Peninsula Broadcasting, Inc, P.O. Box 328, Sand Point, AK 99661
  • Sand Point City Bldg (Lat: 55.335278 Lon: -160.495056), Type: Tower, Structure height: 11 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: WPMU367,
    Assigned Frequencies: 455.925 MHz, Grant Date: 12/30/1998, Expiration Date: 02/01/2022, Certifier: Signature On File, Registrant: Aleutian Peninsula Broadcasting, Inc, P.O. Box 328, Sand Point, AK 99661

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • St Police Ofc (Lat: 55.338056 Lon: -160.498944), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: KTX537, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.26540 MHz, 3.23140 MHz, 4.46140 MHz, 5.19640 MHz, 7.48140 MHz, Grant Date: 09/20/2012, Expiration Date: 12/02/2022, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 383-4761
  • Fish & Game Ofc (Lat: 55.335278 Lon: -160.495056), Structure height: 9 m, Call Sign: WKZ61, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3.23140 MHz, 4.56140 MHz, 5.19640 MHz, Grant Date: 01/12/2012, Expiration Date: 03/26/2022, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507, Phone: (907) 383-2066

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3 (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:

22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

3
  • Call Sign: KB7ZVZ, Licensee ID: L00768380, Grant Date: 11/19/2013, Expiration Date: 12/21/2023, Registrant: Robert B Nyberg, Sand Point, AK 99661
  • Call Sign: WL7JF, Previous Call Sign: WL7BSK, Licensee ID: L00647241, Grant Date: 02/21/2013, Expiration Date: 03/04/2023, Registrant: Timothy G Stathis, 375 Red Cove Rd., Sand Point, AK 99661
  • Call Sign: KL3IG, Licensee ID: L01646848, Grant Date: 06/24/2011, Expiration Date: 06/24/2021, Certifier: Nathaniel S Julian, Registrant: Nathaniel S Julian, 9 Red Cove Rd, Sand Point, AK 99661

FAA Registered Aircraft:

2
  • Aircraft: DEHAVILLAND DHC-2 MK. I(L20A) (Category: Land, Seats: 8, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 16644 , Serial Number: 231, Year manufactured: 1951, Airworthiness Date: 03/29/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 07/27/2010
    Registrant (LLC): J & D Flying LLC, Po Box 273, Sand Point, AK 99661
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172D (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-300 SER (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2357U , Serial Number: 17249957, Year manufactured: 1962, Airworthiness Date: 12/14/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 06/08/2006
    Registrant (Individual): Carl Alan Dirkers, Po Box 164, Sand Point, AK 99661
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 05/15/2017

Most common first names in Sand Point, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John574.8 years
Andrew366.0 years
Edward262.0 years
Carl258.5 years
Peter268.5 years
Nick272.0 years
Olga267.9 years
Most common last names in Sand Point, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Foster579.2 years
Gilbert469.5 years
Gronholdt355.3 years
Gundersen380.3 years
Jacobsen373.0 years
Berntsen258.5 years
Chebetnoy265.4 years
Cumberlidge269.5 years
Devine265.9 years
Galovin270.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sand Point, AK
  • 93.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 6.1%Wood
  • 0.9%Electricity
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sand Point, AK
  • 95.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 4.8%Electricity


Sand Point compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Sand Point on our top lists:

  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in South Eastern Asia (population 500+)"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Eastern Africa (population 500+)"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Philippines (population 500+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Africa (population 500+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Asia (population 500+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Caribbean (population 500+)"
  • #34 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 500+)"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Vietnam (population 500+)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ethiopia (population 500+)"
  • #88 (99661) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Subsaharan African first ancestries"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #52 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
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