Venetie, Alaska

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Population in 2010: 166. Population change since 2000: -17.8%
Males: 91  (55.2%)
Females: 75  (44.8%)
Median resident age:  30.5 years
Alaska median age:  35.3 years
Estimated median household income in 2012: $24,212 (it was $21,000 in 2000)
Venetie:

$24,212
AK:

$67,712
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $11,798 (it was $7,314 in 2000)

Venetie CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $87,573 (it was $55,000 in 2000)
Venetie:

$87,573
AK:

$245,100
Mean prices in 2012: All housing units: $109,960; Detached houses: $109,960
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Venetie races chart
  • American Indian alone - 152 (91.6%)
  • Two or more races - 7 (4.2%)
  • White alone - 3 (1.8%)
  • Hispanic - 3 (1.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.6%)

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

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Venetie: 110.0 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (3.2%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 20.8 square miles.

Population density: 8.0 people per square mile   (very low).

Venetie, Alaska map

For population 25 years and over in Venetie:

  • High school or higher: 48.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 5.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 36.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 7.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Venetie CDP:

  • Never married: 71.4%
  • Now married: 25.8%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 0.8%
  • Divorced: 0.0%



According to our research of Alaska and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Venetie, Alaska as of April 19, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Venetie to the number of sex offenders is 55 to 1.


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

Venetie CDP:  1.0% ($536)
Alaska:  1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (417.8 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2543.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Fort Yukon, AK (6.8 miles ), Beaver, AK (7.4 miles) , Birch Creek, AK (7.6 miles) , Arctic Village, AK (8.8 miles) , Chalkyitsik, AK (8.8 miles) , Coldfoot, AK (10.1 miles) , Wiseman, AK (10.1 miles) , Stevens Village, AK (10.2 miles) .

Latitude: 67.06 N, Longitude: 146.42 W

Area code: 907

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

13.5%
Alaska:

6.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (42%)
  • Construction (21%)
  • Other services, except public administration (21%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Public administration (47%)
  • Retail trade (26%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (20%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (15%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (15%)
  • Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants (10%)
  • Construction laborers (10%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (10%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (17%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (13%)
  • Accountants and auditors (8%)
  • Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Registered nurses (8%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8%)

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

Average climate in Venetie, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Venetie-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 394% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 11/3/2002 at 22:12:41, a magnitude 8.5 (7.0 MB, 8.5 MS, 7.9 MW, 8.1 ME, Depth: 3.0 mi, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 246.1 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 419.1 miles away from Venetie center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 248.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/9/1985 at 14:08:04, a magnitude 6.2 (5.9 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 MS, 6.0 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 115.2 miles away from the city center
On 10/23/2002 at 11:27:19, a magnitude 6.7 (6.0 MB, 6.7 MS, 6.7 MW, Depth: 2.6 mi) earthquake occurred 248.9 miles away from Venetie center
On 10/6/1995 at 05:23:18, a magnitude 6.2 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.2 ME, 6.2 ML, Depth: 5.7 mi) earthquake occurred 145.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Airports located in Venetie:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Venetie:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 158 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 419 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 419 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1518 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1522 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1544 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Peninsula College (about 1544 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)

Public high school in Venetie:

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Notable locations in Venetie: Venetie Volunteer Fire Department (A), Council of Athabascan Tribal Governments Myra Roberts Clinic (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Yukon-Koyukuk 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 Venetie and their reported violations in the past:

VENETIE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 181, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In JUN-2014
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JUN-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In APR-2014
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In APR-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In MAR-2014, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 22 regular monitoring violations
  • 68 other older monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 31.8%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 32.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.2%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  14.8%
Whole state:  8.6%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Venetie compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income significantly below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house 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.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (95%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Venetie CDP (based on Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 48.73%
Here: 48.7%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameEpiscopal ChurchCatholic ChurchAssemblies of GodInternational Pentecostal Holiness ChurchOther
Adherents52.4%39.8%4.2%3.3%0.3%
Congregations45.9%29.7%10.8%10.8%2.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 10
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

17.19 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

5.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area:

29.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

7.74% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,075 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.74%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.27% ($31,500 average AGI)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.20% ($42,760)


8.23% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,994 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.23%
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 Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  3.59% ($29,587 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.24% ($41,385)

Strongest AM radio stations in Venetie:

  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KNOM (780 AM; 25 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: CATHOLIC BISHOP OF NORTHERN ALASKA)
  • KBRW (680 AM; 10 kW; BARROW, AK; Owner: SILAKKUAGVIK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KSKO (870 AM; 10 kW; MCGRATH, AK; Owner: KUSKOKWIM PUBLIC BROADCASTING CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Venetie:

  • K02KE (Channel 2; VENETIE, AK; Owner: VENETIE VILLAGE COUNCIL)
  • K09TW (Channel 9; VENETIE, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)


FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 57360 , Serial Number: 28-7425101, Year manufactured: 1973, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1973
    Registrant (Partnership): Terry L Layh, Po Box 81113, Venetie, AK 99781, Other Owners: Peggy J Layh

Venetie on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Other financial specialists"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Registered nurses"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Public administration"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Air transportation"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of unmarried partner households"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: U. S. Postal service"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest temperature differences during a year"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations:"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 100 cities with smallest houses"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 100 cities with shortest commuting times"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Personal care and service occupations:"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Information and record clerks except customer service representatives"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Utilities"
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