South Naknek, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 79.
Population change since 2000: -42.3%
Males: 47  (60.0%)
Females: 32  (40.0%)
Median resident age:

56.6 years
Alaska median age:

34.5 years

Zip code: 99670

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,707 (it was $22,344 in 2000)
South Naknek:

$31,707
AK:

$73,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $19,662 (it was $13,019 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $129,196 (it was $65,000 in 2000)
South Naknek:

$129,196
AK:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $163,314; detached houses: $163,003
March 2019 cost of living index in South Naknek: 105.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 12.7%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.6% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in South Naknek, AK (2010)
    • 6582.3%American Indian alone
    • 1012.7%White alone
    • 33.8%Two or more races
    • 11.3%Asian alone
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Ancestries: English (2.5%), Norwegian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 95.0 square miles.

Population density: 0.8 people per square mile   (very low).

South Naknek, Alaska map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
South Naknek CDP:

1.2% ($800)
Alaska:

1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (304.0 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2450.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Naknek, AK (1.6 miles ),
King Salmon, AK (3.6 miles ),
Levelock, AK (5.3 miles),
Portage Creek, AK (5.3 miles),
Egegik, AK (6.0 miles),
Ekwok, AK (6.9 miles),
New Stuyahok, AK (7.2 miles ),
Clark's Point, AK (7.5 miles)

Latitude: 58.71 N, Longitude: 157.02 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

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

15.0%
Alaska:

7.2%
Most common industries in South Naknek, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (25.0%)
  • Educational services (20.5%)
  • Food (9.1%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (6.8%)
  • Health care (6.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (26.9%)
  • Construction (15.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (11.5%)
  • Educational services (11.5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.7%)
  • Air transportation (7.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (7.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (33.3%)
  • Public administration (22.2%)
  • Food (16.7%)
  • Health care (16.7%)
  • Social assistance (11.1%)
Most common occupations in South Naknek, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15.9%)
  • Top executives (9.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (9.1%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (6.8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.8%)
  • Carpenters (6.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19.2%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (11.5%)
  • Carpenters (11.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (11.5%)
  • Top executives (7.7%)
  • Media and communications workers (7.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (16.7%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (16.7%)
  • Top executives (11.1%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (11.1%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (11.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (11.1%)

Average climate in South Naknek, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

South Naknek-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 623% 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 362.6 miles away from South Naknek center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 171.7 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 239.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 111.6 miles away from South Naknek center
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 172.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/28/2001 at 07:32:43, a magnitude 6.8 (5.7 MB, 6.8 MW, Depth: 81.6 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 71.8 miles away from South Naknek center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), moment magnitude (MW)
South Naknek topographic map

Airports located in South Naknek:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to South Naknek:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 302 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 303 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 520 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1546 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1547 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1550 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1569 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in South Naknek: Diamond 'NN' Cannery (A), Bristol Bay Area Health South Naknek Health Clinic (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Johnson Hill Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Bristol Bay 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 South Naknek and their reported violations in the past:

THE PIT (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St AO (w/o penalty) issued (DEC-29-2006)
  • 13 routine major monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
SOUTH NAKNEK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 66, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2009, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-15-2011)
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 145 regular monitoring violations
  • 11 other older monitoring violations
Average household size:
This place:

2.3 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

54.3%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

11.4%
Whole state:

8.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in South Naknek:

Marital status in South Naknek, AK
  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 31.0%
  • Separated: 6.7%
  • Widowed: 15.3%
  • Divorced: 11.3%

For population 25 years and over in South Naknek:

  • High school or higher: 76.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 24.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 11.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.9
Alaska average:

10.6

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for South Naknek, AK (based on Bristol Bay Borough data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox2263
Catholic601
Evangelical Protestant62
Other1-
None704-
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: 3
Here:

30.36 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2
This county:

20.24 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Bristol Bay Borough:

6.7%
State:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Bristol Bay Borough:

34.2%
State:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
South Naknek:

47.8%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
South Naknek:

42.5%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
South Naknek:

29.5
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

27.1%
State:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
South Naknek:

13.5%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
South Naknek:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
South Naknek:

36.9%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
South Naknek:

52.4%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
South Naknek:

82.2%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of South Naknek, AK Residents

6.22% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,348 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.22%
Alaska average:

7.70%

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

Strongest AM radio stations in South Naknek:

  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in South Naknek:

  • KAKN (100.9 FM; NAKNEK, AK; Owner: BAY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around South Naknek:

  • K13TZ (Channel 13; NAKNEK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

South Naknek fatal accident list:

Dec 25, 1984 03:10 PM, Diamond O, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • MICHELLE D DAVIDSON, South Naknek (Lat: 58.720139 Lon: -157.008250), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 14.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818
  • MICHELLE D DAVIDSON, South Naknek Ak (Lat: 58.720139 Lon: -157.008250), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 14.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp., Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818
  • MICHELLE D DAVIDSON, South Naknek Ak (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: 18.3, Overall height: 14.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818
  • LAURA LOCKWOOD, South Naknek Ak (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: 23.8, Overall height: 11.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818
  • LAURA LOCKWOOD, South Naknek Ak (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: 11.6, Overall height: 11.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818
  • LAURA LOCKWOOD, South Naknek Ak (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: 11.6, Overall height: 11.6 m, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, Seatt-le, Phone: (206) 783-3818

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • SO NAKNEK, Naknek St And Airport Rd (Lat: 58.714806 Lon: -157.005472), Overall height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WGX320,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2178.00 MHz, 17725.0 MHz, Grant Date: 01/30/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011, Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 8300 Greensboro Drive, Suite 1200, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8696, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

4
  • Nn Cannery (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WBP90, Licensee ID: L00002861,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.11940 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 2.42840 MHz, 2.51040 MHz, 2.61740 MHz, 3.25940 MHz, 4.42440 MHz, 5.16890 MHz, Grant Date: 12/19/2014, Expiration Date: 02/09/2025, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, 5303 Shilshole Ave Nw, Seattle, WA 98107, Phone: (206) 781-4524, Fax: (206) 782-7195, Email:
  • Old Bumble Bee Cannery (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.018806), Type: Building, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WBS68, Licensee ID: L00004134,
    Assigned Frequencies: 2.00740 MHz, 2.11940 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 2.42040 MHz, 2.42340 MHz, 2.42840 MHz, 2.43140 MHz, 2.44840 MHz, 2.45140 MHz, 2.48040 MHz... (+17 more), Grant Date: 12/07/1999, Expiration Date: 11/17/2004, Cancellation Date: 03/23/2004, Registrant: South Naknek Seafoods Inc, Seattle, WA 98105
  • Packers Cannery Naknek River Bristol Bay (Lat: 58.715944 Lon: -157.002139), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WQA874,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.350 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 156.675 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 4.15040 MHz, 6.22540 MHz... (+15 more), Grant Date: 09/22/2005, Expiration Date: 11/09/2015, Cancellation Date: 01/09/2016, Registrant: Trident Seafoods Corp, 5303 Shilshole Ave Nw, Seattle, WA 98107, Phone: (206) 781-4524, Fax: (206) 782-7195, Email:
  • Packers Cannery, Naknek River (Lat: 58.717278 Lon: -157.002139), Type: Bant, Structure height: 20 m, Overall height: 23 m, Call Sign: WQYT605,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.350 MHz, 2.09790 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 156.675 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 4.15040 MHz, 6.22540 MHz... (+15 more), Grant Date: 01/13/2017, Expiration Date: 01/13/2027, Certifier: Kaitlyn Knight, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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  • Aircraft: CESSNA 0-1A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 86 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 4FS , Serial Number: 51-12722, Certificate Issue Date: 10/22/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Adesco LLC, Po Box 70142, South Naknek, AK 99670
  • Aircraft: BELL 205 (Category: Land, Seats: 14, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-shaft
    N-Number: 569WC , Serial Number: 13268, Year manufactured: 1972, Certificate Issue Date: 03/08/2019
    Registrant (LLC): Adesco LLC, Po Box 70142, South Naknek, AK 99670
  • Aircraft: BELL UH-1H (Category: Land, Seats: 15, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Turbo-shaft
    N-Number: 569WC , Serial Number: 72-21569, Certificate Issue Date: 10/11/2018
    Registrant (LLC): Adesco LLC, Po Box 70142, South Naknek, AK 99670
  • Aircraft: CHAMPION 7DC (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 84785 , Serial Number: 7AC-3502, Year manufactured: 1946, Certificate Issue Date: 01/21/1966
    Registrant (Individual): Elia Ansaknok, , South Naknek, AK 99670
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 03/01/2018

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in South Naknek, AK
  • 100.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


South Naknek compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age significantly 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.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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