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Population in 2010: 719. Population change since 2000: +4.2%
Males: 355  (49.4%)
Females: 364  (50.6%)
Median resident age:  41.7 years
Alaska median age:  33.5 years

Zip codes: 99615.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $71,739 (it was $72,083 in 2000)
Womens Bay:

$71,739
AK:

$76,440

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $35,864 (it was $27,746 in 2000)

Womens Bay CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $304,361 (it was $148,000 in 2000)
Womens Bay:

$304,361
AK:

$267,800

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $270,509; Detached houses: $285,784; Mobile homes: $336,782

Median gross rent in 2016: $1,544.

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  • Races in Womens Bay, AK (2010)

    Womens Bay races chart
    • 61084.8%White alone
    • 577.9%Two or more races
    • 344.7%American Indian alone
    • 81.1%Asian alone
    • 71.0%Hispanic
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Womens Bay: 109.5 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (16.0%), European (10.8%), German (10.8%), Irish (8.0%), Norwegian (8.0%), Swedish (4.6%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 43.7 square miles.

Population density: 16 people per square mile   (very low).

Womens Bay,AK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Womens Bay:

  • High school or higher: 91.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Womens Bay CDP:

  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 70.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.8%

58 residents are foreign born (6.2% Europe, 6.1% Asia).

This place:

6.2%
Alaska:

7.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $3,763 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,761 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (260.8 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2274.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kodiak Station, AK (2.0 miles ), Kodiak, AK (3.0 miles ), Chiniak, AK (3.9 miles) , Ouzinkie, AK (3.9 miles ), Port Lions, AK (4.0 miles ), Aleneva, AK (5.3 miles) , Old Harbor, AK (6.7 miles ), Larsen Bay, AK (7.3 miles) .

Latitude: 57.70 N, Longitude: 152.57 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 907

Womens Bay household income distribution Womens Bay home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.0%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (24%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Retail trade (36%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Material moving occupations (24%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Womens Bay, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Womens Bay-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Alaska state average. It is 580% 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 288.0 miles away from the city 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 54.2 miles away from Womens Bay center
On 12/23/1906 at 17:22:00, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 77.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/7/1912 at 07:40:24, a magnitude 7.5 (7.5 UK) earthquake occurred 91.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/10/1938 at 20:18:41, a magnitude 8.2 (8.2 UK) earthquake occurred 275.4 miles away from Womens Bay center
On 1/10/2001 at 16:02:44, a magnitude 7.0 (6.2 MB, 6.8 MS, 7.0 MW, 6.8 MW, Depth: 20.5 mi) earthquake occurred 64.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
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Hospitals and medical centers near Womens Bay:

  • PROVIDENCE KODIAK HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; KODIAK, AK)
  • KODIAK ISLAND HOSPITAL LTC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KODIAK, AK)
  • PROVIDENCE KODIAK ISLAND MED LTC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; KODIAK, AK)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Womens Bay:

  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 260 miles; Anchorage, AK; Full-time enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 261 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 520 miles; Fairbanks, AK; FT enrollment: 6,397)
  • Peninsula College (about 1371 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1374 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1377 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1396 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)

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Notable location: Womens Bay Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes: Heitman Lake (A), Lake Aurel (B), Beaver Lake (C), Lake Caroline (D), Lake Cicely (E), Jack Lake (F), Lake Lee (G), Lake Orbin (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Russian Creek (A), Sargent Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kodiak Island Borough has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.1%
(5.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 51.8% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  67.5%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.5%
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: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Alaska average:

9.9

Womens Bay travel time to work - commute Womens Bay mode of transportation to work chart

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Womens Bay CDP (based on Kodiak Island Borough data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Orthodox1,39910
Evangelical Protestant1,23916
Catholic5001
Other4634
Mainline Protestant2173
None9,774-
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
Kodiak Island Borough:

3.85 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

6.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.5%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Kodiak Island Borough:

26.6%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.5%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Womens Bay:

44.8%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
Womens Bay:

30.4
State:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Womens Bay:

17.9%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

10.1%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.6
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

39.7%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
Womens Bay:

55.6%
State:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

81.1%
Alaska:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Womens Bay, AK Residents

10.34% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,408 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.34%
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  0.89% ($47,745 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.28% ($35,200)
from San Diego County, CA  0.24% ($23,692)


10.79% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,005 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.79%
Alaska average:

8.83%

0.24% of residents moved to foreign countries ($828 average AGI)
Kodiak Island Borough:

0.24%
Alaska average:

0.19%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.63% ($35,368 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.28% ($28,933)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.26% ($54,643)

Strongest AM radio stations in Womens Bay:

  • KVOK (560 AM; 1 kW; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBBI (890 AM; 10 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: KACHEMAK BAY BROADCASTING INC)
  • KGTL (620 AM; 5 kW; HOMER, AK; Owner: PENINSULA COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KDLG (670 AM; 10 kW; DILLINGHAM, AK; Owner: DILLINGHAM CITY SCHOOLS)
  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5 kW; SOLDOTNA, AK; Owner: KSRM, INC.)
  • KTZN (550 AM; 5 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)

Strongest FM radio stations in Womens Bay:

  • KRXX (101.1 FM; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KODIAK ISLAND BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Womens Bay:

  • K02ME (Channel 2; WOMENS BAY, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K07ST (Channel 7; WOMENS BAY, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • KUBD-LP (Channel 11; KODIAK, AK; Owner: KETCHIKAN TV, LLC)
  • K15AT (Channel 15; KODIAK, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (83%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Electricity (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Womens Bay compared to Alaska 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 above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Womens Bay on our top lists:

  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in El Salvador (population 500+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Orthodox congregations"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
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