Wrangell, Alaska

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Population in 2014: 2,364 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.4%
 
Males: 1,215  (51.4%)
Females: 1,149  (48.6%)
Median resident age:  52.5 years
Alaska median age:  33.1 years

Zip codes: 99903, 99929.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $46,798 (it was $43,250 in 2000)
Wrangell:

$46,798
AK:

$72,237

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $28,320 (it was $21,851 in 2000)

Wrangell city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $165,342 (it was $121,000 in 2000)
Wrangell:

$165,342
AK:

$254,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $785.

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  • Races in Wrangell, AK (2013)

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    • 1,56664.7%White alone
    • 53822.2%American Indian alone
    • 1907.9%Two or more races
    • 702.9%Hispanic
    • 331.4%Asian alone
    • 30.1%Black alone
    • 10.04%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Wrangell: 106.1 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.3%), Irish (11.8%), Norwegian (6.5%), English (5.7%), Italian (3.4%), Scottish (3.3%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Land area: 45.3 square miles.

Population density: 52 people per square mile   (very low).

Wrangell,AK real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Wrangell:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%
  • Unemployed: 8.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Wrangell city:

  • Never married: 23.1%
  • Now married: 52.7%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

21 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.9%
Alaska:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,576 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $339 (0.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (674.7 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Anchorage, AK (700.4 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1683.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Thoms Place, AK (4.4 miles) , Petersburg, AK (5.7 miles ), Kupreanof, AK (5.8 miles) , Coffman Cove, AK (5.9 miles) , Whale Pass, AK (6.1 miles) , Port Protection, AK (6.9 miles) , Point Baker, AK (7.0 miles) , Meyers Chuck, AK (7.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 1998: 7 buildings, average cost: $120,900
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $82,000
  • 2000: 5 buildings, average cost: $68,200
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $97,800
  • 2002: 5 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2003: 3 buildings, average cost: $142,800
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $116,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $162,100
  • 2007: 6 buildings, average cost: $224,500
  • 2008: 5 buildings, average cost: $170,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $25,000
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $22,000
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $130,000
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $177,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 56.46 N, Longitude: 132.38 W

Area code: 907

Wrangell household income distribution Wrangell home values distribution

Crime rates in Wrangell by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0300100000000
per 100,000 0.0133.50.00.046.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000000001
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.041.5
Robberies 0000100000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.046.80.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2248213303364
per 100,000 84.489.0183.1367.693.649.3150.2153.20.0124.4124.4248.6166.0
Burglaries 111240126518674765
per 100,000 464.1533.81,830.7551.5280.8246.5900.9306.4328.6165.9290.3248.6207.6
Thefts 9783113102886790473622271616
per 100,000 4,092.83,692.25,171.64,687.54,117.93,303.74,504.52,400.41,690.1912.51,119.9662.8664.2
Auto thefts 3679354305313
per 100,000 126.6266.9320.4413.6140.4246.5200.2153.20.0207.4124.441.4124.5
Arson 0001000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.046.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 231.5509.4412.0345.1333.9185.7300.1166.394.092.9103.7100.5121.8

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Crime rate in Wrangell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 14 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

4.98
Alaska average:

1.72
Population change in the 1990s: -170 (-6.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Wrangell, Alaska

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Earthquake activity:

Wrangell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 53% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 201.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/30/1972 at 21:45:14, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 142.6 miles away from Wrangell center
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 165.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/2004 at 09:49:47, a magnitude 6.8 (5.9 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 12.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 142.3 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 629.6 miles away from Wrangell center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
On 11/30/1987 at 19:23:19, a magnitude 7.9 (6.7 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.9 MW, 7.1 ML) earthquake occurred 412.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Wrangell topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Wrangell:

  • WRANGELL MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Local, provides emergency services, 310 BENNETT STREET PO BOX 1081)
  • WRANGELL MEDICAL CENTER LTC (P.O. BOX 1081)

Airports and other landing facilities located in Wrangell:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wrangell:

  • Whatcom Community College (about 672 miles; Bellingham, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 676 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Peninsula College (about 691 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 697 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 703 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 703 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Everett Community College (about 725 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)

Public high school in Wrangell:

Public elementary/middle schools in Wrangell:

  • EVERGREEN ELEMENTARY (Students: 135, Location: 350 BENNETT STREET, Grades: PK-5)
  • STIKINE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 312 CHURCH STREET, Grades: 6-8)
See full list of schools located in Wrangell

Library in Wrangell:

  • IRENE INGLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $216,069; Location: 124 SECOND AVENUE; 35,979 books; 1,160 audio materials; 1,952 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 74 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • CORNERSTONE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL has closed, gone out of business.

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Notable locations in Wrangell: Alaska Island Community Services Tideline Clinic (A), Wrangell Public Health Center - Southeast Region (B), Wrangell Volunteer Fire Department Station 1 (C), Wrangell Volunteer Fire Department Station 2 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Pats Lake (A), Wrangell Upper Reservoir (B), Wrangell Lower Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attractions: Sunrise Aviation Inc (Airport Box 432) (1), Alaska Waters Inc - Jim (Tours & Charters; 107 Stikine Avenue) (2), Alaska Waters Inc - Wilma (Tours & Charters; 107 Stikine Avenue) (3), Alaska Vistas (Tours & Charters; Box 2245) (4), Alaska Waters Inc (Tours & Charters; 107 Stikine Avenue) (5). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Bruce Harding's Old Sourdough Lodge (1104 Peninsula) (1), Stikine Inn (PO Box 990) (2), Fennimore's Trading Post Bed & Breakfast (312 Stikine Avenue) (3), Thunderbird Hotel (225 Front Street) (4), Harding's Old Sourdough Lodge (1104 Peninsula Avenue) (5), Rooney's Roost (206 McKinnon Street) (6). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Court: Alaska State - Court System- Trial Courts (Po Box 869) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area 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 2013: 9.5%
(5.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 22.1% for American Indian residents, 9.8% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Alaska:  2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.7%
Whole state:  66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
Whole state:  8.6%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

People in group quarters in Wrangell in 2010:

  • 10 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 2 people in maritime/merchant vessels

People in group quarters in Wrangell in 2000:

  • 11 people in nursing homes
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 4 people in other types of correctional institutions

Wrangell, Alaska environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Wrangell (2011 data):

  • First Bank: Wrangell Branch at 224 Bruger Street, branch established on 1989/10/09. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $441.5 mil, Deposits: $387.1 mil, headquarters in Ketchikan, AK, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 9 total offices, Holding Company: First Bancorp, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Wrangell Branch at 115 Main Street, branch established on 1960/04/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Alaska average:

10.4

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

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Wrangell city (based on Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic--
Evangelical Protestant--
Mainline Protestant--
Other--
None--
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
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area:

8.37 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

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

1.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.69 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.0%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area:

25.4%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

49.3%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

46.9%
State:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.2
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
Wrangell:

24.9%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.3%
Alaska:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wrangell:

6.8
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Wrangell:

38.3%
Alaska:

33.9%

General health condition:
Here:

55.7%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Wrangell:

78.2%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wrangell, AK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 6$25,640$51,2801$794
Other Government Administration 4$32,158$96,4740$0
Police Protection - Officers 7$42,602$73,0320$0
Police - Other 2$6,189$37,1340$0
Firefighters 1$3,911$46,9321$2,664
Correction 5$20,815$49,9560$0
Streets and Highways 3$12,520$50,0801$613
Water Transport and Terminals 6$24,149$48,2981$1,136
Hospitals 40$216,064$64,81923$55,120
Solid Waste Management 2$7,174$43,0440$0
Sewerage 2$8,351$50,1060$0
Parks and Recreation 4$16,810$50,43029$10,189
Water Supply 1$4,419$53,0280$0
Electric Power 11$71,711$78,2303$5,336
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 46$207,609$54,15931$28,340
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 15$52,510$42,0082$2,152
Local Libraries 2$7,863$47,1782$1,689
Other and Unallocable 7$32,125$55,0714$5,522
Totals for Government 164$792,620$57,99798$113,555

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

  • Construction - General: $2,848,000 ($1204.74)
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $4,000 ($1.69)
  • Current Operations - Own Hospitals: $5,186,000 ($2193.74)
    Elementary & Secondary Education: $4,930,000 ($2085.45)
    Electric Utilities: $2,057,000 ($870.14)
    General - Other: $1,835,000 ($776.23)
    Financial Administration: $732,000 ($309.64)
    Police Protection: $495,000 ($209.39)
    Parks & Recreation: $426,000 ($180.20)
    Solid Waste Management: $365,000 ($154.40)
    Regular Highways: $310,000 ($131.13)
    Water Utilities: $304,000 ($128.60)
    Sewerage: $299,000 ($126.48)
    Fire Protection: $232,000 ($98.14)
    Libraries: $197,000 ($83.33)
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $94,000 ($39.76)
    Central Staff Services: $18,000 ($7.61)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $311,000 ($131.56)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $152,000 ($64.30)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $12,001,000 ($5076.57)

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

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $5,186,000 ($2193.74)
    All Other: $3,137,000 ($1326.99)
    Solid Waste Management: $336,000 ($142.13)
    Sewerage: $329,000 ($139.17)
    Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $162,000 ($68.53)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Education: $967,000 ($409.05)
    All Other: $837,000 ($354.06)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $752,000 ($318.10)
    Interest Earnings: $83,000 ($35.11)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,119,000 ($896.36)
    Water Utilities: $239,000 ($101.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $3,187,000 ($1348.14)
    All Other: $284,000 ($120.14)
    General Support: $254,000 ($107.45)
  • Tax - Property: $2,847,000 ($1204.31)
    Total General Sales: $1,700,000 ($719.12)
    Other Selective Sales: $60,000 ($25.38)
    NEC: $2,000 ($0.85)

Wrangell government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, Education, NEC: $6,221,000 ($2631.56)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Elementary & Secondary Education: $5,523,000 ($2336.29)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Elementary and Secondary Education: $698,000 ($295.26)

Wrangell government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $4,150,000 ($1755.50)

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated from other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents relocated to other counties between 2010 and 2011.

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Strongest AM radio stations in Wrangell:

  • KRSA (580 AM; 5 kW; PETERSBURG, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KTKN (930 AM; 5 kW; KETCHIKAN, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KINY (800 AM; 10 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA-JUNEAU COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJNO (630 AM; 5 kW; JUNEAU, AK; Owner: ALASKA BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS, INC)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wrangell:

  • KSTK (101.7 FM; WRANGELL, AK; Owner: WRANGELL RADIO GROUP)
  • K235AD (94.9 FM; WRANGELL, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • K220CV (91.9 FM; WRANGELL, ETC., AK; Owner: WRANGELL RADIO GROUP, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wrangell:

  • K15AJ (Channel 15; WRANGELL, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K21AF (Channel 21; WRANGELL, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K09OQ (Channel 9; WRANGELL, AK; Owner: CAPITAL COMMUNITY B/CING , INC.)
Wrangell fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Wrangell fatal accident list:

Sep 6, 1999 05:29 AM, Zimovia Highway, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Nov 19, 1989 02:40 AM, Evergreen, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
May 11, 1988 06:02 PM, Front Str, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 305Total average daily traffic
  • 10Total average daily truck traffic
  • 294Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Wrangell)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Wrangell, AK)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wrangell)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 19 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wrangell)

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

WRANGELL (Population served: 2,300, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2009
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In FEB-2008
  • MCL, Average - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-19-2006)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Source Water (LT2) - In JUL-01-2008, Contaminant: LT2ESWTR. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (AUG-28-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JAN-01-2008, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2008)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2007, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-21-2008)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 7
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Wrangell

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wrangell, AK
Most common first names in Wrangell, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1771.3 years
James1072.8 years
Mary1082.7 years
William1076.9 years
Robert874.0 years
Frank672.5 years
Joseph671.4 years
Arthur674.3 years
Donald663.7 years
Carl578.6 years
Most common last names in Wrangell, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith773.8 years
Taylor681.2 years
Anderson573.0 years
Bradley575.8 years
Lewis571.4 years
Miller572.6 years
Wigg569.8 years
Benjamin466.2 years
Clark478.3 years
Harding472.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (36%)
  • Electricity (35%)
  • Wood (26%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Businesses in Wrangell, AK

  • True Value: 1

Wrangell compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 19 pilots and 9 other airmen in this city.
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