Eagle, Alaska

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Population in 2017: 83 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -35.7%
Males: 47  (57.1%)
Females: 36  (42.9%)
Median resident age:

46.7 years
Alaska median age:

34.5 years

Zip code: 99738

Estimated median household income in 2017: $51,145 (it was $36,042 in 2000)
Eagle:

$51,145
AK:

$73,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $30,539 (it was $20,221 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $149,072 (it was $75,000 in 2000)
Eagle:

$149,072
AK:

$273,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $90,849; detached houses: $91,745

Median gross rent in 2017: $528.

March 2019 cost of living index in Eagle: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 28.6%
(25.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Eagle, AK (2010)
    • 7890.7%White alone
    • 78.1%American Indian alone
    • 11.2%Two or more races
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Ancestries: German (66.7%), Irish (8.9%), Finnish (4.4%), Norwegian (4.4%), Swedish (4.4%), Canadian (2.2%).

Current Local Time: AKST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Land area: 1.01 square miles.

Population density: 82 people per square mile   (very low).

Eagle, Alaska map

3 residents are foreign born (2.4% Europe, 2.4% Asia, 1.2% North America).

This city:

3.6%
Alaska:

100.0%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Eagle city:

0.5% ($350)
Alaska:

1.4% ($1,888)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Anchorage, AK (365.7 miles , pop. 260,283).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (2329.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Eagle Village, AK (1.6 miles),
Chicken, AK (7.3 miles),
Circle, AK (10.5 miles),
Central, AK (10.7 miles),
Tok, AK (10.7 miles ),
Dot Lake Village, AK (10.8 miles),
Dot Lake, AK (10.8 miles),
Tanacross, AK (10.8 miles)

Latitude: 64.79 N, Longitude: 141.20 W

Area code: 907

Distribution of median household income in Eagle, AK in 2017
Distribution of house value in Eagle, AK in 2017
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

10.4%
Alaska:

7.2%
Most common industries in Eagle, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (20.8%)
  • Public administration (16.7%)
  • Repair & maintenance (14.6%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (12.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.3%)
  • Health care (6.3%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (6.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Repair & maintenance (24.1%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (20.7%)
  • Public administration (13.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (10.3%)
  • Health care (10.3%)
  • Utilities (6.9%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (42.1%)
  • Public administration (21.1%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (15.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.5%)
  • Private households (10.5%)
Most common occupations in Eagle, AK (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Registered nurses (14.6%)
  • Religious workers (12.5%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (8.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.3%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.3%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.3%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (6.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Religious workers (20.7%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (13.8%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (10.3%)
  • Registered nurses (10.3%)
  • Cashiers (10.3%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (10.3%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Registered nurses (21.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (15.8%)
  • Other protective service workers, including supervisors (15.8%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (15.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (10.5%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (10.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.5%)

Average climate in Eagle, Alaska

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Eagle-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Alaska state average. It is 434% 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 329.6 miles away from Eagle 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 214.8 miles away from the city center
On 8/27/1904 at 21:56:06, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 297.6 miles away from the city center
On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK) earthquake occurred 465.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/1979 at 21:27:06, a magnitude 7.4 (6.4 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.4 UK, 6.9 ML, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 286.0 miles away from Eagle center
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 414.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Southeast Fairbanks Census Area (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Freeze: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Airports located in Eagle:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eagle:

  • University of Alaska Fairbanks (about 195 miles; Fairbanks, AK; Full-time enrollment: 6,397)
  • University of Alaska Anchorage (about 368 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 12,483)
  • Charter College-Anchorage (about 368 miles; Anchorage, AK; FT enrollment: 2,983)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 1303 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Western Washington University (about 1307 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 1329 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Peninsula College (about 1329 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)

Public high school in Eagle:

See full list of schools located in Eagle

Library in Eagle:

  • EAGLE PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $17,332; Location: 2ND & AMUNDSEN; 8,604 books; 599 audio materials; 1,914 video materials; 50 state licensed databases; 43 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Eagle: Eagle Emergency Medical Services (A), Eagle Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Eagle: Eagle Historic District (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

EAGLE CITY WELL (Population served: 192, Groundwater under infl of surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUN-03-2013)
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (MAY-07-2009), St Boil Water Order (MAY-07-2009), St Public Notif received (OCT-27-2009), St Boil Water Order (OCT-27-2009)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In NOV-01-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In OCT-16-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JAN-28-2014)
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In OCT-16-2013, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2013)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
Average household size:
This city:

2.1 people
Alaska:

2.6 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.0%
Whole state:

66.2%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

9.8%
Whole state:

8.6%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Eagle:

Marital status in Eagle, AK
  • Never married: 41.0%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 3.4%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

For population 25 years and over in Eagle:

  • High school or higher: 95.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.1%
  • Unemployed: 14.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 5.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.1
Alaska average:

10.6

2008 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Eagle, AK (based on Southeast Fairbanks Census Area data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,01418
Other4342
Catholic3662
Mainline Protestant1824
None5,033-
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: 2
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

1.47 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

0.52 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

7.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area:

13.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.2%
Alaska:

6.3%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

32.7%
Alaska:

27.8%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Eagle:

45.9%
Alaska:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

49.2%
Alaska:

48.3%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.6
Alaska:

28.7

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.3%
Alaska:

21.6%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Eagle:

19.2%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Alaska:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

47.3%
State:

33.9%

General health condition:
This city:

50.9%
Alaska:

57.7%

Average condition of hearing:
Eagle:

82.9%
State:

80.9%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eagle, AK Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Health 0$0 0$0
Hospitals 0$0 0$0
Solid Waste Management 0$0 0$0
Correction 0$0 0$0
Fire - Other 0$0 0$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 0$0 0$0
Firefighters 0$0 0$0
Police - Other 0$0 0$0
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 0$0
Natural Resources 0$0 0$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Electric Power 0$0 0$0
Gas Supply 0$0 0$0
Transit 0$0 0$0
Local Libraries 0$0 0$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$298
Other Government Administration 0$0 2$1,573
Judicial and Legal 0$0 0$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Streets and Highways 0$0 0$0
Airports 0$0 0$0
Water Transport and Terminals 0$0 0$0
Welfare 0$0 0$0
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 0$0 4$1,871

Eagle government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - General - Other: $2,000 ($24.10)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($12.05)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $28,000 ($337.35)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($253.01)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $3,000 ($36.14)
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $3,000 ($36.14)
    Local Fire Protection: $3,000 ($36.14)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($36.14)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($36.14)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($12.05)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,000 ($12.05)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Central Staff Services: $2,000 ($24.10)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $29,000 ($349.40)

Eagle government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $63,000 ($759.04)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $81,000 ($975.90)

6.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($56,102 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.79%
Alaska average:

7.70%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  1.43% ($56,892 average AGI)


8.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,150 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.35%
Alaska average:

8.52%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK  1.97% ($56,058 average AGI)
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  1.02% ($60,037)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eagle:

  • KJNP (1170 AM; 50 kW; NORTH POLE, AK; Owner: EVAN. ALASKA MISSIONARY FELLOWSHIP)
  • KENI (650 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KFQD (750 AM; 50 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KFAR (660 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KCBF (820 AM; 10 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KIAM (630 AM; 10 kW; NENANA, AK; Owner: VOICE OF CHRIST MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KZPA (900 AM; 5 kW; FORT YUKON, AK; Owner: GWANDAK PUBLIC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIAK (970 AM; 5 kW; FAIRBANKS, AK; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCHU (770 AM; 10 kW; VALDEZ, AK; Owner: TERMINAL RADIO, INC.)
  • KCAM (790 AM; 5 kW; GLENNALLEN, AK; Owner: NORTHERN LIGHT NETWORK)
  • KICY (850 AM; 50 kW; NOME, AK; Owner: ARCTIC BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • KBYR (700 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: COBB COMMUNICATIONS,INC.)
  • KUDO (1080 AM; 10 kW; ANCHORAGE, AK; Owner: CHINOOK CONCERT BROADCASTERS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eagle:

  • K219DM (91.7 FM; EAGLE, AK; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA)

TV broadcast stations around Eagle:

  • K05IJ (Channel 5; EAGLE VILLAGE, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • K09RF (Channel 9; EAGLE VILLAGE, AK; Owner: STATE OF ALASKA)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 7Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.8mTotal length
  • 238Total average daily traffic
  • 690Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Eric Shakespeare, 4th Avenue (Lat: 64.784250 Lon: -141.205556), Type: 15.2, Structure height: 02240 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Licensee ID: G, Registrant: State Of Alaska, Fcclicensemanager@alaska.Gov, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (907) 269-5744
  • Eric Shakespeare, 4th Avenue (Lat: 64.784250 Lon: -141.205556), Type: 15.2, Structure height: 02240 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Registrant: State Of Alaska, Fcclicensemanager@alaska.Gov, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (907) 269-5744
  • Eric Shakespeare, 4th Avenue (Lat: 64.784250 Lon: -141.205556), Type: 15.2, Structure height: 02240 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Registrant: State Of Alaska, Fcclicensemanager@alaska.Gov, , Ancho-rage, Phone: (907) 269-5744

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • EAGLE POWERHOUSE, Eagle Powerhouse, Approx. 0.3 Mi. Sw Of Downtown Eagle (Lat: 64.783528 Lon: -141.204000), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 8.5 m, Call Sign: WQME493,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.470 MHz, 153.725 MHz, Grant Date: 07/15/2010, Expiration Date: 07/15/2020, Certifier: Tom Ervin, Registrant: Alaska Power & Telephone, M. P. 1314 Alaska Highway, Tok, AK 99780, Phone: (907) 883-5101, Fax: (907) 883-5815, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

2
  • 119 6th St (Lat: 64.818056 Lon: -141.207306), Type: Tower, Call Sign: KWI68, Licensee ID: L00014965,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1.64440 MHz, 2.18340 MHz, 2.51440 MHz, 3.20240 MHz, 4.03640 MHz, 5.16590 MHz, 5.16890 MHz, 6.94990 MHz, 8.06840 MHz, 11.4384 MHz, Grant Date: 11/19/1993, Expiration Date: 11/19/1998, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: Brian L Simpson, 119 6th St, Eagle, AK 99738
  • Don Merley Residence (Lat: 64.788611 Lon: -141.206472), Type: Pole, Call Sign: KWO93, Licensee ID: L00002062,
    Assigned Frequencies: 3.20240 MHz, 3.29440 MHz, 3.35540 MHz, 5.16890 MHz, 5.20890 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/1994, Expiration Date: 01/05/2000, Cancellation Date: 05/06/2001, Registrant: State Of Alaska, 5900 E Tudor Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Eagle)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

16 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Eagle)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Eagle, AK
  • 73.1%Wood
  • 26.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Eagle, AK
  • 50.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 50.0%Wood


Eagle compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 7 pilots and no other airmen in this city.
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