Togiak, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 842 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.1%
 
Males: 452  (53.8%)
Females: 390  (46.2%)
Median resident age:  24.8 years
Alaska median age:  33.3 years

Zip codes: 99678.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $46,786 (it was $23,977 in 2000)
Togiak:

$46,786
AK:

$73,355

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $13,732 (it was $9,676 in 2000)

Togiak city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $124,608 (it was $78,300 in 2000)
Togiak:

$124,608
AK:

$259,600

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $206,380; Detached houses: $209,039; In 2-unit structures: $360,215; Mobile homes: $56,873

Median gross rent in 2015: $524.

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  • Races in Togiak, AK (2010)

    Togiak races chart
    • 63077.1%American Indian alone
    • 12515.3%Two or more races
    • 445.4%White alone
    • 151.8%Hispanic
    • 20.2%Black alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Togiak: 104.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 45.2 square miles.

Population density: 19 people per square mile   (very low).

Togiak, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Togiak:

  • High school or higher: 75.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.6%
  • Unemployed: 26.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 8.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Togiak city:

  • Never married: 57.5%
  • Now married: 33.6%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.5%
Alaska:

7.4%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 14 registered sex offenders living in Togiak, Alaska as of November 21, 2017.
The ratio of number of residents in Togiak to the number of sex offenders is 61 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Togiak city:  1.0% ($803)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (394.0 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2569.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Twin Hills, AK (1.9 miles) , Goodnews Bay, AK (6.6 miles ), Manokotak, AK (6.9 miles ), Platinum, AK (7.1 miles) , Aleknagik, AK (8.0 miles ), Dillingham, AK (8.2 miles ), Clark's Point, AK (8.2 miles) , Quinhagak, AK (8.5 miles ).

Latitude: 59.06 N, Longitude: 160.38 W

Area code: 907

Togiak household income distribution Togiak home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.41
Alaska average:

1.78
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.2%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +194 (+31.5%).
Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (27%)
  • Educational services (23%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Retail trade (35%)
  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Togiak, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Earthquake activity:

Togiak-area historical earthquake activity is near Alaska state average. It is 514% greater than the overall U.S. average.

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Dillingham Census Area (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Togiak topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Togiak:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 392 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 392 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 571 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1668 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1670 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1673 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1692 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Public high school in Togiak:

  • TOGIAK SCHOOL (Students: 233, Location: 50 TOGIAK SCHOOL LANE, Grades: PK-12)
See full list of schools located in Togiak

Library in Togiak:

  • TOGIAK PUBLIC LIBRARY AND CULTURAL CENTER (Operating income: $29,650; Location: SECOND AVENUE AND G STREET; 6,100 books; 155 video materials; 50 state licensed databases)

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Notable locations in Togiak: Togiak Volunteer Fire Department (A), Togiak First Responders Group (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

River: Togiak River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Dillingham Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 23.5%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.4% for American Indian residents, 17.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.5 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  77.5%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.4%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.2
Alaska average:

10.2

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

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Togiak city (based on Dillingham Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox9887
Catholic5782
Evangelical Protestant4429
Mainline Protestant4366
Other581
None2,345-
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: 4
Dillingham Census Area:

8.06 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Dillingham Census Area:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Dillingham Census Area:

2.01 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

8.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Dillingham Census Area:

37.3%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

44.8%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.8%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Togiak:

29.1
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

27.1%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.6%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Togiak:

32.5%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Togiak:

52.4%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.9%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Togiak, AK Residents
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 2$4,080$24,48028$45,712
Police Protection - Officers 2$7,225$43,3502$2,039
Streets and Highways 9$18,360$24,4802$204
Solid Waste Management 1$2,040$24,4801$1,018
Sewerage 0$0 3$3,398
Water Supply 3$6,120$24,4800$0
Totals for Government 17$37,825$26,70036$52,371

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

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $213,000 ($252.97)
    Police Protection: $112,000 ($133.02)
    General - Other: $90,000 ($106.89)
    Sewerage: $82,000 ($97.39)
    Water Utilities: $78,000 ($92.64)
    Health Services - Other: $77,000 ($91.45)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($55.82)
    Solid Waste Management: $27,000 ($32.07)
    Central Staff Services: $23,000 ($27.32)
    Parks & Recreation: $3,000 ($3.56)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $850,000 ($1009.50)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $296,000 ($351.54)
    Sewerage: $45,000 ($53.44)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $69,000 ($81.95)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $268,000 ($318.29)
    All Other: $10,000 ($11.88)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $64,000 ($76.01)

7.15% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($58,256 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.15%
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  1.77% ($36,867 average AGI)


6.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,561 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
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  2.08% ($38,457 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Togiak:

  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KYUK (640 AM; 10 kW; BETHEL, AK; Owner: BETHEL 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)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • 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.)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Togiak:

  • K09QU (Channel 9; TOGIAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K03FL (Channel 3; TOGIAK, AK; Owner: CITY OF TOGIAK)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • Within Village Ofv (Lat: 59.061944 Lon: -160.375833), Type: Tower, Structure height: 10.7 m, Overall height: 14.6 m, Call Sign: WPOL233
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 09/29/2009, Expiration Date: 10/21/2019, Certifier: Tina PidgeonRegistrant: Telecommunications Law Professionals Pllc, 1025 Connecticut Avenue, Nw Suite 1011, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 789-3120, Fax: (202) 789-3112, Email:
  • Approx. 0.1 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 59.060056 Lon: -160.375000), Call Sign: KNKN287Grant Date: 09/14/1990, Expiration Date: 10/01/1999, Cancellation Date: 01/01/2000Registrant: Gte Service Corporation, 1850 M Street N.W., Suite 1200, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 463-5295

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Steve Hamlen, Togiak Central Ofc (Lat: 59.061889 Lon: -160.376083), Type: 19.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 9075611674, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET, Phone: (Dur) aci-nski
  • Steve Hamlen, Togiak Central Ofc (Lat: 59.061889 Lon: -160.376083), Type: 19.8, Overall height: 15.8 m, Registrant: 9075611674, Duracinski@uui-Alaska.Com, 5450 A STREET, Phone: (Dur) aci-nski
  • Todd Hoppe, .2 Km Sw (Lat: 59.060000 Lon: -160.375000), Type: 12.2, Overall height: 8.8 m, Registrant: 7035848665, Pgist@fcclaw.Com, 8300 GREENSBORO DRIVE, SUITE 1200
  • Togiak Central Ofc (Lat: 59.061944 Lon: -160.375833), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m, Registrant: 9075611674, , 5450 A ST
  • .2 Km Sw (Lat: 59.060000 Lon: -160.375000), Type: 12.2, Overall height: 8.8 m, Registrant: 9072463403, , 1 MAIN ST

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:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Togiak)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Togiak and their reported violations in the past:

TOGIAK WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 870, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2012 and MAR-2012, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2013)
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2011 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Arsenic. Follow-up actions: St Other (FEB-08-2012), St Compliance achieved (JUN-05-2013)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and OCT-2013, Contaminant: TTHM
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and OCT-2013, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2012 and SEP-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-06-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2011 and SEP-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-06-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2010 and SEP-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from AUG-15-2011 to SEP-06-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 121 regular monitoring violations
  • One other older monitoring violation
SWSD TOGIAK K12 SCHOOL (Address: Togiak K12 School , Population served: 288, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
NORTH PACIFIC SEAFOODS TOGAIK FISHERIES (Population served: 125, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2013 and SEP-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
Most common first names in Togiak, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Annie488.0 years
Mary480.8 years
James266.5 years
Jack276.5 years
Henry276.0 years
Natalia290.9 years
Willie272.5 years
Robert270.0 years
Sam279.0 years
Most common last names in Togiak, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Nick674.9 years
Ayojiak364.3 years
Hyexikok281.0 years
Echuck275.5 years
Amatunak289.5 years
Fox283.5 years
Williams237.0 years
Neck293.0 years
Pauk281.5 years
Pavian273.5 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (98%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Businesses in Togiak, AK

  • Nike: 1

Togiak compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income 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 below 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.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Togiak on our top lists:

  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people driving a car to work alone (population 500+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least cars per house, population 500+"
There are 7 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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