Ugashik, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 12.
Population change since 2000: +9.1%
Males: (42.9%)
Females: (57.1%)
Median resident age:

53.9 years
Alaska median age:

34.5 years

Zip code: 99649

Estimated median household income in 2017: $40,797 (it was $28,750 in 2000)
Ugashik:

$40,797
AK:

$73,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,923 (it was $12,530 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $173,917 (it was $87,500 in 2000)
Ugashik:

$173,917
AK:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $229,154; detached houses: $231,413
March 2019 cost of living index in Ugashik: 105.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Ugashik, AK (2010)
    • 758.3%American Indian alone
    • 325.0%White alone
    • 216.7%Two or more races
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Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 233.9 square miles.

Population density: 0.05 people per square mile   (very low).

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

1.1% ($950)
Alaska:

1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (365.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2422.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Pilot Point, AK (3.4 miles),
Egegik, AK (6.9 miles),
Port Heiden, AK (8.1 miles),
South Naknek, AK (9.1 miles),
King Salmon, AK (9.1 miles ),
Naknek, AK (9.2 miles ),
Chignik, AK (9.8 miles),
Portage Creek, AK (9.8 miles)

Latitude: 57.53 N, Longitude: 157.27 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

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

13.9%
Alaska:

7.2%

Average climate in Ugashik, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ugashik-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 601% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/9/1900 at 12:28:00, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 144.8 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 158.3 miles away from Ugashik center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 416.7 miles away from the city center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 84.3 miles away from Ugashik center
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 134.8 miles away from Ugashik center
On 12/6/1999 at 23:12:33, a magnitude 7.0 (6.8 MB, 7.0 MW, 7.0 ML, Depth: 41.0 mi) earthquake occurred 103.2 miles away from Ugashik center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)
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Airports located in Ugashik:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ugashik:

  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 364 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 364 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 595 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1538 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1543 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1545 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1564 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

Points of interest:

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Average household size:
This place:

1.7 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

57.1%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

0.0%
Whole state:

8.6%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Ugashik:

Marital status in Ugashik, AK
  • Never married: 8.1%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 26.4%

For population 25 years and over in Ugashik:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 33.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 8.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Alaska average:

10.6

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ugashik, AK (based on Lake and Peninsula Borough data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox1,14310
Other5-
None483-
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:

Adult diabetes rate:
Lake and Peninsula Borough:

7.2%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

34.0%
State:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

54.8%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ugashik:

44.5%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.9
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ugashik:

24.4%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.7%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Ugashik:

56.9%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Ugashik:

52.9%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

83.3%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ugashik, AK Residents

Strongest AM radio stations in Ugashik:

  • 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.)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)


Ugashik compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly 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 above state average.
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