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Funny River, AK (Alaska) Houses and Residents

Funny River,AK index of house prices

Total population: 877 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 658 (16 farm, 642 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,019 (340 occupied: 299 owner occupied, 45 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

13%
State:

36%

Housing density: 37 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016 in this county: $283,875.

Median contract rent in 2016: $345 (lower quartile is $244, upper quartile is $448)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $996


Median gross rent in Funny River, AK in 2016: $495

Housing units in Funny River with a mortgage: 149 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 154

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $62,544

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $62,652

Median monthly housing costs: $1,032


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Funny River, Alaska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $233,302 (it was $119,700 in 2000)
Funny River:

$233,302
Alaska:

$267,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $146,900 - $378,904

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $242,523
Here:

$242,523
State:

$309,264
Median year house/condo built: 1998

Median year apartment built: 2000

Household type by relationship:

Households: 785
  • In family households: 543 (105 male householders, 78 female householders)
    133 spouses, 132 children (131 natural, 0 adopted, 0 stepchildren), 16 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 0 parents, 41 other relatives, 44 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 251 (93 male householders (77 living alone)), 64 female householders (35 living alone)), 97 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 113 2-persons, 32 3-persons, 16 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 13 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 114 1-person, 40 2-persons.

83 married couples with children.
22 single-parent households (0 men, 22 women).

96.5% of residents of Funny River speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
2.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
2.1% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

4.9
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.2
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Funny River, Alaska:

  • 8no bedroom
  • 541 bedroom
  • 1152 bedrooms
  • 723 bedrooms
  • 204 bedrooms
  • 125+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Funny River, Alaska:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 131 bedroom
  • 02 bedrooms
  • 313 bedrooms
  • 04 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Funny River in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 0no vehicle
  • 771 vehicle
  • 1642 vehicles
  • 483 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population

Cars and other vehicles available in Funny River in renter-occupied apartments

  • 0no vehicle
  • 151 vehicle
  • 152 vehicles
  • 203 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Funny River, Alaska:

  • 71 room
  • 462 rooms
  • 373 rooms
  • 424 rooms
  • 645 rooms
  • 556 rooms
  • 317 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Funny River, Alaska:

  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 03 rooms
  • 524 rooms
  • 05 rooms
  • 06 rooms
  • 07 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population

Year house built

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

  • Funny River, AK household income distribution

  • Funny River, AK household income distribution
  • 24Less than $10,000
  • 14$10,000 to $14,999
  • 23$20,000 to $24,999
  • 24$30,000 to $34,999
  • 15$40,000 to $44,999
  • 76$50,000 to $59,999
  • 16$60,000 to $74,999
  • 74$75,000 to $99,999
  • 8$100,000 to $124,999
  • 40$125,000 to $149,999
  • 17$150,000 to $199,999
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Funny River, AK

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Funny River, AK
  • 22$50,000 to $59,999
  • 7$60,000 to $69,999
  • 12$90,000 to $99,999
  • 18$100,000 to $124,999
  • 27$125,000 to $149,999
  • 42$150,000 to $174,999
  • 19$175,000 to $199,999
  • 9$200,000 to $249,999
  • 55$250,000 to $299,999
  • 10$300,000 to $399,999
  • 22$400,000 to $499,999
  • 16$500,000 to $749,999
  • 4$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Funny River, AK

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Funny River, AK
  • 17$150 to $199
  • 17$2,000 to $2,499
  • 16No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 01995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 71965 to 1969
  • 0Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Funny River population
Funny River commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 34
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 15
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 11
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 0
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 0
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 35
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 59
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 26
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 0
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 34
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4
  • 90 or more minutes: 12
Funny River, AK Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 93.0%
Number of people working at home: 21 (7.4% of all workers)

Funny River mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 127 (51%)
  • Carpooled: 54 (22%)
  • Other means: 29 (12%)
  • Worked at home: 41 (16%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 116
 Irish: 42
 American: 33
 Scottish: 16
 Swedish: 16
 Dutch: 13
 Russian: 12
 European: 9
 Norwegian: 8

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

  • 100%Canada

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

  • This state: 167
  • Other state: 610
  • Northeast: 62
  • Midwest: 164
  • South: 47
  • West: 337

90% of Funny River residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 16% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 68% lived in Alaska.

Funny River:

89.7%
State average:

81.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 117
  • Less than 1 year of college: 4
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 80
  • Associate degree: 60
  • Bachelor's degree: 67
  • Master's degree: 6
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 0
  • 11th grade: 6
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 0
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 52
  • Less than 1 year of college: 49
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 36
  • Associate degree: 23
  • Bachelor's degree: 47
  • Master's degree: 43
  • Professional school degree: 7
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 20.6%Males
  • 7.7%Females
Funny River marital status for males
Funny River marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 960
  • Mobile homes: 89

Median worth of mobile homes: $89,677

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 26.6%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 20.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 0 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Funny River:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Funny River
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Wood (36.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (27.1%)
  • Utility gas (19.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (16.4%)
  • Wood (35.6%)
  • Utility gas (33.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (28.9%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 26
Here:

56.5%
Alaska:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 24
Here:

68.6%
Alaska:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 4
Here:

50.0%
Alaska:

11.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

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 Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)