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Nome Census Area, Alaska (AK)

County population in 2014: 9,817 (34% urban, 66% rural); it was 9,196 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 592
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 929
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 1,568
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,294 (it was 1,125 in 2000)
% of renters here:

42%
State:

37%

Land area: 23001 sq. mi.

Water area: 5282.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 0 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Nome Census Area: 104.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (27.9%), Public administration (14.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 22%
  • Government: 23%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 54%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Nome Census Area, Alaska:

  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (75.6%)
  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (15.9%)
  • Two or more races (5.9%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (1.2%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:  27.0 years
Alaska median age:  33.0 years
Males: 5,231  (53.3%)
Females: 4,586  (46.7%)
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Nome Census Area,AK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Nome Census Area:

3.0 people
Alaska:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2015: $49,434 ($41,250 in 1999)

This county:

$49,434
Alaska:

$73,355

Median contract rent in 2015 for apartments: $1,017 (lower quartile is $366, upper quartile is $1,342)
This county:

$1017
State:

$1061


Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $128,242 (it was $79,000 in 2000)
Nome Census Area:

$128,242
Alaska:

$259,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $54,179 - $247,291
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,527
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $479

Institutionalized population: 151
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 3 buildings, average cost: $204,000
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,100
  • 2003: 2 buildings, average cost: $45,100
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 2005: 2 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $143,900
  • 2007: 11 buildings, average cost: $173,500
  • 2008: 4 buildings, average cost: $289,100
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $182,100
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $550,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $189,900
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $293,200
  • 2013: 4 buildings, average cost: $78,800
  • 2014: 4 buildings, average cost: $121,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2015: $1,974 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2015: $1,165 (1.5%)

Nome Census Area household income distribution in 2009 Nome Census Area home values distribution Nome Census Area contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 27.0%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.6% for Black residents, 3.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 34.5% for American Indian residents, 16.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.4% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 27.4%
Nome Census Area:

27.4%
Alaska:

10.3%
(6.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 10.4% for Black residents, 2.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.0% for American Indian residents, 16.7% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 12.0% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2015: 27 years old
(Males: 28 years old, Females: 27 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 42 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 24 years old, Asian residents: 48 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 17 years old, Other race residents: 33 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Nome Census Area is $867 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $995 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1201 a month.

Cities in this county include: Nome, Unalakleet, Gambell, Savoonga, Shishmaref, Stebbins, St. Michael, Elim, Koyuk, Brevig Mission.

Nome Census Area has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Nome Census Area: Fairbanks Number 2 NASA Data Aquisition Facility (A), Sourdough Camp (B), Whites Roadhouse (C), Wolf Creek (D), Alder Creek Camp (E), English Camp (F), Cleary Summit (G), Cleary Summit Lodge (H), US Camp (I), Muskeg (J), Fairbanks Creek Camp (K), Bylers Roadhouse (L), Johnsons Roadhouse (M), Pedro Creek (N), Little Chena Roadhouse (O), Ester Crossing (P), Old Chatanika (Q), Caribou (R). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Blair Lakes (A), Birch Lake (B), Bathing Beauty Pond (C), Horseshoe Lake (D), North Chena Pond (E), Olnes Pond (F), Moose Creek Reservoir (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Beaver Creek (A), Backman Creek (B), Bedrock Creek (C), Belle Creek (D), Bellows Creek (E), Berry Creek (F), Birch Creek (G), Blackshell Creek (H), Bluestone Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Nome Census Area: Chena River State Recreation Area (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Neighboring counties: North Slope Borough .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

10.4%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 278
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 139 (60% naturalized citizens)

Nome Census Area:

1.5%
Whole state:

5.9%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 55
  • 1990 to 1994: 14
  • 1985 to 1989: 6
  • 1980 to 1984: 13
  • 1975 to 1979: 16
  • 1970 to 1974: 2
  • 1970 to 1974: 12
  • 1965 to 1969: 21
Note: State values scaled to Nome Census Area population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 6.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 98.0%

Nome Census Area marital status for males Nome Census Area marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,838
  • One, attached: 61
  • Two: 145
  • 3 or 4: 253
  • 5 to 9: 122
  • 10 to 19: 131
  • 20 or more: 5
  • Mobile homes: 84
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 10

Housing units in Nome Census Area with a mortgage: 715 (24 second mortgage, 14 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 711

Here:

50.1% with mortgage
State:

74.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Nome Census Area

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Mainline Protestant2,1989
Evangelical Protestant1,12718
Catholic8805
Other1581
Orthodox1002
None5,029-
Nome Census Area Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 12
Nome Census Area:

12.92 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Nome Census Area:

1.08 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

8.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Nome Census Area:

6.5%
Alaska:

6.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Nome Census Area:

31.4%
State:

27.8%

Earthquake activity:

Nome Census Area-area historical earthquake activity is below Alaska state average. It is 228% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 402.0 miles away from Nome Census Area center
On 3/28/1964 at 03:36:12, a magnitude 9.2 (9.2 UK) earthquake occurred 585.8 miles away from the county center, causing $1,020,000,000 total damage
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) earthquake occurred 506.8 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2000 at 15:37:13, a magnitude 5.1 (4.7 MB, 5.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from the county center
On 9/6/2005 at 07:16:57, a magnitude 5.2 (5.1 MB, 4.0 MS, 4.8 MW, 5.2 ML, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 76.8 miles away from Nome Census Area center
On 2/3/2000 at 10:24:59, a magnitude 6.1 (5.4 MB, 5.2 MS, 6.1 ML, 5.7 MW, Depth: 4.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 291.7 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Alaska Severe Freezing, Incident Period: January 15, 1989 to February 15, 1989, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-826: May 10, 1989, FEMA Id: 826, Natural disaster type: Freeze

The number of natural disasters in Nome Census Area (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (3%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (11%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Vietnam (29%)
  • Canada (16%)
  • Germany (10%)
  • Russia (6%)
  • Mexico (6%)
  • Other Northern Europe (4%)
  • Other Northern Africa (4%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Nome Census Area (%):

  • German (3%)
  • English (2%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Norwegian (2%)
  • United States or American (1%)
  • Swedish (1%)
  • Scottish (1%)

Nome Census Area mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 744 (24%)
  • Carpooled: 365 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 14 (0%)
  • Taxi: 29 (1%)
  • Motorcycle: 9 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0%)
  • Walked: 1,172 (38%)
  • Other means: 610 (20%)
  • Worked at home: 98 (3%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Nome Census Area, Alaska in 2000:

  • 92 people in state prisons
  • 35 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 21 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 15 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 11 people in other group homes
  • 5 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 5 people in short-term care, detention or diagnostic centers for delinquent children
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 3 people in other workers' dormitories

People in group quarters in Nome Census Area, Alaska in 2010:

  • 91 people in state prisons
  • 32 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 28 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 18 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 15 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 13 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
  • 11 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 11 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $47,911.

7.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,844 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.25%
Alaska average:

8.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.13% relocated from other counties in Alaska ($20,469 average AGI)
3.13% relocated from other states ($17,370 average AGI)
Nome Census Area:

3.13%
Alaska average:

6.04%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  2.03% ($31,746 average AGI)
from Northwest Arctic Borough, AK  0.55% ($36,438)
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.45% ($39,462)


6.68% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($47,984 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.68%
Alaska average:

8.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.01% relocated to other counties in Alaska ($25,161 average AGI)
2.66% relocated to other states ($22,824 average AGI)
Nome Census Area:

2.66%
Alaska average:

5.99%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.69% ($35,020 average AGI)
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  0.48% ($43,786)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 25.1
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 23.4

Births per 1000 population in Nome Census Area

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.6
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 7.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Nome Census Area

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 12.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 13.3

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Nome Census Area

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 29.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 13.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nome Census Area
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Nome Census Area


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 622 (536 aged, 86 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 490 (16%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Nome Census Area, Alaska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (73)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (40)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (40)
  • Intentional self-harm by other and unspecified firearm discharge (36)
  • Intentional self-harm by hanging, strangulation and suffocation (34)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (28)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (26)
  • Intentional self-harm by rifle, shotgun and larger firearm discharge (26)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (25)
  • Unspecified dementia (21)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 18%

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 739.6. This is less than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide:

Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 539.3
  • Other - 200.3

Household type by relationship:

Households: 9,273
  • In family households: 8,225 (1,208 male householders, 773 female householders)
    1,094 spouses, 3,622 children (3,104 natural, 412 adopted, 106 stepchildren), 600 grandchildren, 150 brothers or sisters, 40 parents, 208 other relatives, 474 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,048 (546 male householders (448 living alone)), 288 female householders (214 living alone)), 214 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 219 (151 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 466 2-persons, 397 3-persons, 365 4-persons, 390 5-persons, 141 6-persons, 222 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 662 1-person, 145 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 5 4-persons, 3 5-persons, 1 7-or-more-persons.

1,889 married couples with children.
1,001 single-parent households (462 men, 539 women).

71.2% of residents of Nome Census Area speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (64% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 23% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (48% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 30% speak English not well).
27.0% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 5% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $134,029,000 ($14,315 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $25,775,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $9,700,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $5,626,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $11,436,000
Federal grants: $74,279,000
Federal procurement contracts: $26,782,000 ($24,748,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,207,000 ($517,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $218,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $22,289,000
Federal Government insurance: $10,690,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,042
Here:

112 per 1000 residents
State:

80 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 430
Here:

46 per 1000 residents
State:

25 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +54
Here:

+6 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -515
Here -55 per 1000 residents
State -7 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Nome Census Area

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.68 millions of gallons per day (87% from ground, 13% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

4.0
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.4
State:

3.9

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 11
  • 2010 to 2013: 27
  • 2000 to 2009: 382
  • 1990 to 1999: 791
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,019
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,111
  • 1960 to 1969: 223
  • 1950 to 1959: 219
  • 1940 to 1949: 66
  • 1939 or earlier: 180
Note: State values scaled to Nome Census Area population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Nome Census Area, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nome Census Area population
  • 1 room: 108
  • 2 rooms: 146
  • 3 rooms: 281
  • 4 rooms: 485
  • 5 rooms: 339
  • 6 rooms: 113
  • 7 rooms: 45
  • 8 rooms: 21
  • 9+ rooms: 30
  • 1 room: 114
  • 2 rooms: 207
  • 3 rooms: 263
  • 4 rooms: 247
  • 5 rooms: 199
  • 6 rooms: 57
  • 7 rooms: 18
  • 8 rooms: 11
  • 9+ rooms: 9
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Nome Census Area, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nome Census Area population
  • no bedroom: 134
  • 1 bedroom: 206
  • 2 bedrooms: 381
  • 3 bedrooms: 565
  • 4 bedrooms: 265
  • 5+ bedrooms: 17
  • no bedroom: 137
  • 1 bedroom: 298
  • 2 bedrooms: 313
  • 3 bedrooms: 272
  • 4 bedrooms: 95
  • 5+ bedrooms: 10
Cars and other vehicles available in Nome Census Area, Alaska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Nome Census Area population
  • no vehicle: 882
  • 1 vehicle: 406
  • 2 vehicles: 199
  • 3 vehicles: 62
  • 4 vehicles: 8
  • 5+ vehicles: 11
  • no vehicle: 615
  • 1 vehicle: 379
  • 2 vehicles: 110
  • 3 vehicles: 17
  • 4 vehicles: 0
  • 5+ vehicles: 4

63% of Nome Census Area residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 66% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Alaska.

Nome Census Area:

62.7%
State average:

47.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,485
  • Northeast: 212
  • Midwest: 386
  • South: 230
  • West: 715

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $31,900


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 44%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 44%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Nome Census Area
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (93.9%)
  • Wood (3.0%)
  • Electricity (1.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (89.6%)
  • Wood (3.1%)
  • Other fuel (2.5%)
  • Electricity (2.3%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2.2%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 18
Here:

1.1%
Alaska:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 2
Here:

0.3%
Alaska:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 12
Here:

6.3%
Alaska:

14.1%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Nome Census Area Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Nome Census Area Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Nome Census Area, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3371.4 years
Mary1770.8 years
William1468.1 years
James1373.7 years
George1374.5 years
David1372.1 years
Joseph1270.0 years
Henry1272.1 years
Robert1271.1 years
Charles1073.8 years
Most common last names in Nome Census Area, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1370.5 years
Olanna1171.7 years
Sagoonick1057.4 years
Moses881.2 years
Kakaruk867.2 years
Katchatag870.0 years
Saccheus857.1 years
Pete761.2 years
Slwooko675.3 years
Omiak667.4 years

Businesses in Nome Census Area, AK

  • Nike: 2
  • Safeway: 1

Nome Census Area on our top lists:

  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"