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Housing density: 7 houses/condos per square mile
Median contract rent in 2009: $776 (lower quartile is $536, upper quartile is $977)
Median gross rent in Valdez, AK in 2009: $1,072
Housing units in Valdez with a mortgage: 481 (36 second mortgage, 36 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 93
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $79,500
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $53,295
Median monthly housing costs: $882
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Detached houses: $292,239Here:$292,239State:$264,617
In 2-unit structures: $326,312Here:$326,312State:$253,086
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $43,310Here:$43,310State:$248,602
Mobile homes: $56,009Here:$56,009State:$42,305
Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $13,572Here:$13,572State:$62,044
857 spouses, 1,317 children (1,196 natural, 52 adopted, 69 stepchildren), 32 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 23 parents, 24 other relatives, 90 non-relatives
Size of family households: 357 2-persons, 306 3-persons, 226 4-persons, 103 5-persons, 31 6-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons.
Size of nonfamily households: 334 1-person, 96 2-persons, 18 3-persons, 5 4-persons.
888 married couples with children.
246 single-parent households (76 men, 170 women).
93.9% of residents of Valdez speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (81% speak English very well, 13% speak English well, 6% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (73% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).
1.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (54% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 11% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 20% speak English well).
Foreign born population: 158 (3.9%)
(54.4% of them are naturalized citizens)
Median 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 98.4%
Number of people working at home: 68 (3.4% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):
45% of Valdez residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
Out of people who lived in different counties, 46% lived in Alaska.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 5.8%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 4.9%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 18.6%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 2.9%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 18.8%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 15.0%
Unemployment rate for other race males: 25.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 6.3%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 11.1%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 8.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 13.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 6.8%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $14,900
House/condo owner moved in on average 11 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Valdez:
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 Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)
Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninst.)
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