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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gakona Cdp, Alaska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 9 years : 24

10 to 14 years : 4

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 7

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 14

35 to 39 years : 19

40 to 44 years : 0

45 to 49 years : 10

50 to 54 years : 10

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 2

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 0

Female:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 9 years : 12

10 to 14 years : 3

15 to 17 years : 0

18 and 19 years : 0

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 2

25 to 29 years : 0

30 to 34 years : 3

35 to 39 years : 0

40 to 44 years : 21

45 to 49 years : 5

50 to 54 years : 28

55 to 59 years : 4

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 4

65 and 66 years : 0

67 to 69 years : 0

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 0

85 years and over : 4


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 62

Multiple ancestry : 152

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 2


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 207

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 9

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 43

18 to 24 years : 9

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 53

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 9

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 9

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 14

35 to 44 years : 3

45 to 54 years : 17

55 to 59 years : 16

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 19

18 to 24 years : 2

25 to 34 years : 3

35 to 44 years : 37

45 to 54 years : 31

55 to 59 years : 10

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 6

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 4

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 5

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 52

Female : 38

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 60

Female : 57

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 5

Female : 4

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 80

Born in other state in the United States : 104

Native: born outside the United States : 9

Foreign born : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 12

Now married, except separated : 39

Divorced : 6

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 71

Divorced : 16

Separated : 0

Widowed : 4

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 5

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Speak only English : 194

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 42   (21.8%)
  • German: 26   (13.5%)
  • Irish: 20   (10.4%)
  • English: 19   (9.8%)
  • United States Or American: 16   (8.3%)
  • Swedish: 13   (6.7%)
  • Scottish: 8   (4.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 8   (4.1%)
  • Norwegian: 6   (3.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (3.1%)
  • Dutch: 5   (2.6%)
  • Polish: 4   (2.1%)
  • Italian: 4   (2.1%)
  • Welsh: 3   (1.6%)
  • British: 3   (1.6%)
  • Lithuanian: 2   (1.0%)
  • Finnish: 2   (1.0%)
  • Hungarian: 2   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 2   (1.0%)
  • French Canadian: 2   (1.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gakona Cdp, Alaska is 216



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gakona Cdp, Alaska: 117
Female Population in Gakona Cdp, Alaska: 99


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gakona Cdp, Alaska: 37.4
Median Female Resident Age in Gakona Cdp, Alaska: 42.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gakona Cdp, Alaska


White


Both sexes

42.4

Male

44.5

Female

39.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

38.3

Male

38.5

Female

31.5

Asian


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

31.5

Male

14.5

Female

48.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

28.0

Male

17.5

Female

38.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

42.6

Male

45.5

Female

39.8


(updated 2010)



Races in Gakona Cdp, Alaska


  • White: 193
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 10
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 13



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Gakona Cdp, Alaska citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (2.47%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (2.47%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 4   (4.94%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 24   (29.63%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 7   (8.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 12   (14.81%)
  • Associate Degree: 7   (8.64%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 14   (17.28%)
  • Master's Degree: 7   (8.64%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (2.47%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 2   (3.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 2   (3.28%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (6.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 17   (27.87%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 6   (9.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 7   (11.48%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (3.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 16   (26.23%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (4.92%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (3.28%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Gakona Cdp, Alaska

  • Slana School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Hc 60 Box 1002, Gakona, AK 99586, Phone: (907) 822-5868, Students: 17 )

  • Gakona Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: Box 228, Gakona, AK 99586, Phone: (907) 822-3241, Students: 15 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gakona Cdp, Alaska affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Gakona Cdp, Alaska.

Area Features of Gakona Cdp, Alaska


Airport


(1) Barnhart Airport Historical   (2) Chisana Airport   (3) Chistochina Airport   (4) Devils Mountain Lodge Airport   (5) Duffys Tavern Airport   (6) Horsfeld Airport   (7) Orange Hill Airport Historical   (8) Sportsmens Paradise Airport  

Building


(1) Chistochina Volunteer Fire Department   (2) Mount Sanford Tribal Consortium Chistochina Health Clinic  

Census


(1) Chisana Census Designated Place   (2) Chistochina Alaska Native Village Statistical Area   (3) Chistochina Census Designated Place   (4) Nabesna Census Designated Place   (5) Slana Census Designated Place  

Flat


(1) Flat Creek Flats   (2) Solo Flats  

Gap


(1) Bow Pass   (2) Caribou Pass   (3) Chisana Pass   (4) Cooper Pass   (5) Fogenbera Pass   (6) Indian Pass   (7) Suslota Pass  

Glacier


(1) Carl Glacier   (2) Chisana Glacier   (3) Copper Glacier   (4) Cross Creek Glacier   (5) Drop Glacier   (6) Frederika Glacier   (7) Giffin Glacier   (8) Guerin Glacier   (9) Jacksina Glacier   (10) Jumpoff Icefall   (11) Lime Glacier   (12) Middle Fork Glacier   (13) Natazhat Glacier   (14) Nikonda Glacier   (15) Sheep Glacier   (16) West Glacier  

Island


(1) North Fork Island  

Lake


(1) Alder Lakes   (2) Bean Lake   (3) Bear Lake   (4) Beaver Lake   (5) Big Grayling Lake   (6) Billy Lake   (7) Blue Lake   (8) Boomerang Lake   (9) Carlson Lake   (10) Christy Lake   (11) Cobb Lakes   (12) Copper Lake   (13) Duck Lake   (14) Fish Creek Lake   (15) Gillam Lake   (16) Greene Lake   (17) Grizzly Lake   (18) Indian Pass Lake   (19) Jack Lake   (20) Jimmy Brown Lake   (21) Karen Lake   (22) Kennedy Lake   (23) Little Beaver Lake   (24) Long Lake   (25) Peggy Lake   (26) Pickerel Lakes   (27) Pie Lake   (28) Pingpong Lakes   (29) Ptarmigan Lake   (30) Punk Lake   (31) Rock Lake   (32) Sheep Lake   (33) Soda Lake   (34) Solo Lake   (35) Suslota Lake   (36) Tanada Lake   (37) Thors Pond   (38) Twin Lakes   (39) Virginia Lake   (40) Whitham Lake   (41) Windy Lake   (42) Yokneda Lakes  

Locale


(1) Bonanza   (2) Devils Mountain Lodge   (3) Duffys Tavern   (4) Indian River   (5) Old Suslota   (6) Sinona Lodge   (7) Suslota   (8) Tanada Lodge  

Mine


(1) Nabesna Mine  

Park


(1) Chisana Historic District   (2) Nabesna Gold Mine Historic District   (3) Wrangell-saint Elias National Preserve  

Populated Place


(1) Batzulnetas Historical   (2) Chisana   (3) Chisana Historical   (4) Chistochina   (5) Horsefeld Historical   (6) Nabesna   (7) Slana  

Range


(1) Mentasta Mountains   (2) Nutzotin Mountains   (3) Raven Hills  

Spring


(1) Mineral Springs  

Stream


(1) Ahtell Creek   (2) Alder Creek   (3) Antler Creek   (4) Beaver Creek   (5) Big Eldorado Creek   (6) Bonanza Creek   (7) Bond Creek   (8) Boomerang Creek   (9) Boulder Creek   (10) Bow Creek   (11) Boyden Creek   (12) Bryan Creek   (13) Buck Creek   (14) Cabin Creek   (15) Cache Creek   (16) California Creek   (17) Camp Creek   (18) Canyon Creek   (19) Caribou Creek   (20) Carl Creek   (21) Carlson Creek   (22) Chalk Creek   (23) Chathenda Creek   (24) Chavolda Creek   (25) Chicken Creek   (26) Chistochina River   (27) Coarse Money Creek   (28) Cooper Creek   (29) Cross Creek   (30) Cub Creek   (31) Discovery Pup   (32) Divide Creek   (33) Drop Creek   (34) Dry Fork   (35) East Fork Chistochina River   (36) East Fork Indian Creek   (37) Fish Creek   (38) Flat Creek   (39) Flood Creek   (40) Francis Creek   (41) Geohenda Creek   (42) Glacier Creek   (43) Goat Creek   (44) Gold Run Creek   (45) Greene Creek   (46) Grubstake Creek   (47) Hidden Creek   (48) Holmes Creek   (49) Horsfeld Creek   (50) Indian Creek   (51) Jack Creek   (52) Jacksina Creek   (53) James Creek   (54) Klein Creek   (55) Kletsan Creek   (56) Lignite Creek   (57) Lime Creek   (58) Little Eldorado Creek   (59) Little Jack Creek   (60) Lost Creek   (61) Mabel Creek   (62) Mansfield Creek   (63) Medicine Man Creek   (64) Mesa Creek   (65) Middle Fork White River   (66) Monte Cristo Creek   (67) Moraine Creek   (68) Natat Creek   (69) Nelson Creek   (70) Nikonda Creek   (71) Ninemile Creek   (72) North Fork White River   (73) Notch Creek   (74) Ophir Creek   (75) Pass Creek   (76) Paulson Creek   (77) Pensire Pup   (78) Platinum Creek   (79) Poorman Creek   (80) Porcupine Creek   (81) Quartz Creek   (82) Ramshole Creek   (83) Red Hill Creek   (84) Rhyolite Creek   (85) Rock Creek   (86) Rocker Creek   (87) Rufus Creek   (88) Salt Creek   (89) Sargent Creek   (90) Sheep Creek   (91) Shotgold Creek   (92) Silver Creek   (93) Sinona Creek   (94) Skookum Creek   (95) Slana River   (96) Slana Slough   (97) Soda Creek   (98) Solo Creek   (99) Sonya Creek   (100) Star Creek   (101) Stone Creek   (102) Suslositna Creek   (103) Suslota Creek   (104) Tanada Creek   (105) Toby Creek   (106) Totschunda Creek   (107) Trail Creek   (108) Traver Creek   (109) Tumble Creek   (110) Two By Four Creek   (111) Wait Creek   (112) Washe Creek   (113) West Fork Ahtell Creek   (114) Wiley Creek   (115) William Creek   (116) Willow Creek   (117) Young Creek  

Summit


(1) Beaver Peak   (2) Black Hill   (3) Burnt Hill   (4) Capital Mountain   (5) Devils Mountain   (6) Euchre Mountain   (7) Frederika Mountain   (8) Funshoot Mountain   (9) Gold Hill   (10) Keenan Peak   (11) Lower Mountain   (12) Mitten Hill   (13) Mount Allen   (14) Mount Gordon   (15) Mount Natazhat   (16) Mount Riggs   (17) Mount Sanford   (18) Mount Sulzer   (19) Needle Peak   (20) Noyes Mountain   (21) Orange Hill   (22) Pingpong Mountain   (23) Solo Mountain   (24) Tanada Peak   (25) The Dome   (26) Warrick Peak   (27) White Mountain   (28) Wiki Peak  

Trail


(1) Simons Trail  

Valley


(1) Alder Gulch   (2) Bear Valley   (3) Bug Gulch   (4) Cliff Gulch   (5) Dry Gulch   (6) Erickson Gulch   (7) Garnet Gulch   (8) Pensive Pup   (9) Porphyry Gulch   (10) Snow Gulch   (11) Solo Flats   (12) Swede Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

99586 (pop. 609)


Cities Nearby Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Gakona Cdp, AK  (pop. 216) 0.0 Miles
Gulkana Cdp, AK  (pop. 103) 6.6 Miles
Glennallen Cdp, AK  (pop. 551) 16.3 Miles
Copperville Cdp, AK  (pop. 138) 16.7 Miles
Tazlina Cdp, AK  (pop. 224) 18.3 Miles
Silver Springs Cdp, AK  (pop. 86) 19.8 Miles
Copper River Census Subarea, AK  (pop. 2,752) 21.4 Miles
Copper Center Cdp, AK  (pop. 327) 23.5 Miles
Chistochina Cdp, AK  (pop. 94) 27.0 Miles
Tolsona Cdp, AK  (pop. 27) 28.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

907





Latitude/Longitude of Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Lat: 62.304831 N        Long: -145.273304 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Gakona Cdp, Alaska need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alaska

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
  Total Electric Industry 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
  Total Electric Industry 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
  Total Electric Industry 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
  Total Electric Industry 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
  Total Electric Industry 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
  Total Electric Industry 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
  Total Electric Industry 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
  Total Electric Industry 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
  Total Electric Industry 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
  Total Electric Industry 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84
  Total Electric Industry 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 4   (7.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 6   (10.5%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 3   (5.3%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 8   (14.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 12   (21.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6   (10.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 7   (12.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 6   (10.5%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 5   (8.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 0   (0.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 65

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 17

In 3-person carpool : 0

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 0

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 16


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 3

5 to 9 minutes : 23

10 to 14 minutes : 0

15 to 19 minutes : 3

20 to 24 minutes : 20

25 to 29 minutes : 10

30 to 34 minutes : 10

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 8

No Social Security income : 80


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

With retirement income : 14

No retirement income : 74


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 5

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $105,588


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 16  (39.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 2  (4.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5  (12.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (4.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 14  (34.1%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 17  (77.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 1  (4.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 4  (18.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Gakona Cdp, Alaska


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Gakona Cdp, Alaska

  • Gulkana Airport


    (about 11.9 miles in Glennallen, Alaska; Airport Code: GKN)

  • Glennallen Airport


    (about 15.7 miles in Glennallen, Alaska; Airport Code: GLQ)

  • Copper Center 2


    (about 25.1 miles in Glennallen, Alaska; Airport Code: CZC)

  • Chistochina Airport


    (about 26.3 miles in Gakona, Alaska; Airport Code: CZO)

  • Chitina Airport


    (about 56.9 miles in Chitina, Alaska; Airport Code: CXC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

56.67%

Carpooled

15.00%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

20.00%

Other Means

3.33%

Worked At Home

5.00%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Gakona Cdp, Alaska, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 59

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 0

Female householder, no husband present : 5

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 22

Householder not living alone : 2


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 5

All other households : 83


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 56

Renter-occupied housing units : 3

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 0

Renter-occupied housing units : 5

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 16

Renter-occupied housing units : 8


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 4

$10,000 to $14,999 : 8

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 5

$35,000 to $39,999 : 12

$40,000 to $44,999 : 0

$45,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $74,999 : 0

$75,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 35

$125,000 to $149,999 : 7

$150,000 to $199,999 : 0

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Total : 137


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Occupied : 88

Vacant : 49


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 10

Built 1980 to 1989 : 22

Built 1970 to 1979 : 67

Built 1960 to 1969 : 11

Built 1950 to 1959 : 3

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 3


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Utility gas : 4

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 0

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 54

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 30

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 2

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 4

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 3

$100,000 to $124,999 : 4

$125,000 to $149,999 : 21

$150,000 to $174,999 : 0

$175,000 to $199,999 : 23

$200,000 to $249,999 : 6

$250,000 to $299,999 : 3

$300,000 to $399,999 : 6

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 0

Home equity loan only : 21

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 20

Housing units without a mortgage : 31


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Gakona Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $312,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $162,500

Built 1980 to 1989 : $183,300

Built 1970 to 1979 : $141,900

Built 1960 to 1969 :

Built 1950 to 1959 :

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gakona Cdp, Alaska: 70.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Gakona Cdp, AK): $33,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gakona Cdp): $88,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gakona Cdp): $488
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.0%
Electricity: 0.0%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 81.7%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 18.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Gakona Cdp, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Hospitals Close To Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Nursing Homes Close To Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Providence Valdez Medical Center


     Address: 911 Meals Avenue, Valdez, Alaska 99686
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Cordova Community Med Ltc


     Address: P.o. Box 160, Cordova, Alaska 99574
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 8
     Percent Occupied: 80%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gakona Cdp, Alaska

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 1,506 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gakona Cdp, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 80
    Disabled Workers: 15
    Widowers Workers: 10
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 15


(updated 2007)





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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Gakona Cdp, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

9.68 % of Valdez-Cordova Census Area tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $41,139

Alaska Average 9.33 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 1.62 % ($46,417 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.75 % ($51,571 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.46 % ($52,647 AGI )

Relocation away from Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

11.33 % of Valdez-Cordova Census Area tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,243

Alaska Average 9.43 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 2.51 % ($38,811 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.90 % ($44,471 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.77 % ($43,379 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alaska

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alaska

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Gakona Cdp, Alaska is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Gakona Cdp, Alaska directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Alaska

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,873 4,219 3,032 5,300 1,885 1,842 2,779 2,000 2,140 2,165


(updated 2014)



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