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Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska Complete Analysis

   (County: Northwest Arctic Borough)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 398

5 to 9 years : 354

10 to 14 years : 346

15 to 17 years : 283

18 and 19 years : 167

20 years : 124

21 years : 40

22 to 24 years : 188

25 to 29 years : 287

30 to 34 years : 238

35 to 39 years : 253

40 to 44 years : 270

45 to 49 years : 252

50 to 54 years : 232

55 to 59 years : 208

60 and 61 years : 64

62 to 64 years : 48

65 and 66 years : 30

67 to 69 years : 54

70 to 74 years : 73

75 to 79 years : 30

80 to 84 years : 4

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 389

5 to 9 years : 337

10 to 14 years : 343

15 to 17 years : 217

18 and 19 years : 145

20 years : 67

21 years : 79

22 to 24 years : 196

25 to 29 years : 275

30 to 34 years : 186

35 to 39 years : 207

40 to 44 years : 210

45 to 49 years : 211

50 to 54 years : 162

55 to 59 years : 158

60 and 61 years : 46

62 to 64 years : 56

65 and 66 years : 20

67 to 69 years : 39

70 to 74 years : 47

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 43

85 years and over : 7


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,497

Multiple ancestry : 716

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 14

Ancestry not reported : 203


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,269

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 31

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 52

Not a U.S. citizen : 78


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 787

5 to 17 years : 1,880

18 to 24 years : 1,006

25 to 34 years : 986

35 to 44 years : 940

45 to 54 years : 857

55 to 59 years : 366

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 104

65 to 74 years : 263

75 years and over : 131

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 779

5 to 17 years : 1,811

18 to 24 years : 926

25 to 34 years : 861

35 to 44 years : 670

45 to 54 years : 641

55 to 59 years : 225

60 and 61 years : 62

62 to 64 years : 78

65 to 74 years : 206

75 years and over : 126

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 8

5 to 17 years : 69

18 to 24 years : 66

25 to 34 years : 103

35 to 44 years : 233

45 to 54 years : 165

55 to 59 years : 111

60 and 61 years : 44

62 to 64 years : 26

65 to 74 years : 54

75 years and over : 5

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 7

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 16

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 14

25 to 34 years : 15

35 to 44 years : 32

45 to 54 years : 35

55 to 59 years : 30

60 and 61 years : 4

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,342

Female : 3,043

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 515

Female : 369

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 14

Foreign born:

Male : 76

Female : 54


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 128

Born in other state in the United States : 692

Native: born outside the United States : 28

Foreign born : 52


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 2,560

Now married, except separated : 1,260

Divorced : 177

Separated : 72

Widowed : 204

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 202

Now married, except separated : 528

Divorced : 76

Separated : 13

Widowed : 10

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 31

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 31

Now married, except separated : 90

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Speak only English : 4,347

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 19

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 51

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 1,641

Speak English less than "very well" : 540


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 5,545   (82.4%)
  • German: 268   (4.0%)
  • Irish: 227   (3.4%)
  • English: 137   (2.0%)
  • United States Or American: 96   (1.4%)
  • Scottish: 50   (0.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 44   (0.7%)
  • Dutch: 37   (0.6%)
  • Norwegian: 36   (0.5%)
  • Scotch-irish: 35   (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 32   (0.5%)
  • European: 31   (0.5%)
  • Polish: 31   (0.5%)
  • Italian: 25   (0.4%)
  • Hungarian: 22   (0.3%)
  • British: 17   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 12   (0.2%)
  • Danish: 11   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Australian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 6   (0.1%)
  • Finnish: 6   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 5   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 5   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 3   (0.0%)
  • Slovak: 2   (0.0%)
  • Slavic: 2   (0.0%)
  • Czech: 2   (0.0%)
  • Acadian/cajun: 2   (0.0%)
  • Swiss: 2   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska is 7,430



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska: 3,950
Female Population in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska: 3,480


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska: 26.9
Median Female Resident Age in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska: 24.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska


White


Both sexes

44.8

Male

45.8

Female

42.2

Black or African American


Both sexes

41.5

Male

44.5

Female

37.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

23.5

Male

23.9

Female

22.9

Asian


Both sexes

45.5

Male

46.7

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.0

Male

33.5

Female

9.5

Other


Both sexes

36.5

Male

41.5

Female

27.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

18.3

Male

18.8

Female

17.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

24.0

Male

23.5

Female

25.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.0

Male

46.2

Female

42.3


(updated 2010)



Races in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska


  • White: 900
  • African American: 8
  • American Indian: 5,986
  • Asian: 74
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 7
  • Some Other Race: 5
  • Two or More Races: 450



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 13   (0.66%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 52   (2.66%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 69   (3.53%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 127   (6.5%)
  • 9th Grade: 38   (1.94%)
  • 10th Grade: 113   (5.78%)
  • 11th Grade: 91   (4.65%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 37   (1.89%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 869   (44.45%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 101   (5.17%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 186   (9.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 61   (3.12%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 127   (6.5%)
  • Master's Degree: 58   (2.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.46%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.2%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 25   (1.62%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 47   (3.05%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 45   (2.92%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 126   (8.17%)
  • 9th Grade: 43   (2.79%)
  • 10th Grade: 54   (3.5%)
  • 11th Grade: 74   (4.8%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 24   (1.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 545   (35.32%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 105   (6.8%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 164   (10.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 45   (2.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 152   (9.85%)
  • Master's Degree: 77   (4.99%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 7   (0.45%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

  • Davis Ramoth School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 29, Selawik, AK 99770, Phone: (907) 484-2142, Students: 282 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

  • Selawik Davis Ramoth Community Library


    2600 Musk Ox Parkway, Selawik, AK 99770

(updated 2012)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska.

Area Features of Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska


Airport


(1) Selawik Airport  

Building


(1) Maniilaq Association Selawik Clinic   (2) Selawik Police Department  

Cape


(1) Shoniktok Point   (2) Singauruk Point  

Census


(1) Selawik Alaska Native Village Statistical Area  

Civil


(1) City Of Selawik  

Lake


(1) Cleveland Lakes   (2) Inland Lake   (3) Kacrowtuk Lake   (4) Kanisokrok Lake   (5) Knoxville Lake   (6) Long Lake   (7) Niglaktak Lake   (8) Selawik Lake   (9) Shogvik Lake   (10) Tuklomarak Lake  

Locale


(1) Gabolio   (2) Napaklulik Historical   (3) Nillik  

Park


(1) Selawik National Wildlife Refuge  

Populated Place


(1) Selawik  

Post Office


(1) Selawik Post Office  

Range


(1) Nulato Hills  

Stream


(1) Derby Creek   (2) Ekiek Creek   (3) Fish River   (4) Fox River   (5) Hunt Creek   (6) Ikugoak River   (7) Keruluk Creek   (8) Kokopuk Creek   (9) Kuchiak Creek   (10) Kungsugrug River   (11) Lomen Creek   (12) Mangoak River   (13) Napatolik Creek   (14) Oblaron Creek   (15) Selawik River   (16) Singauruk River   (17) Tagagawik River   (18) Throat River   (19) Truth River  

Summit


(1) Hotham Peak  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

99770 (pop. 772)


Cities Nearby Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Noorvik City, AK  (pop. 676) 10.7 Miles
Kiana City, AK  (pop. 344) 11.9 Miles
Selawik City, AK  (pop. 801) 23.2 Miles



Area Code(s) in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

907





Latitude/Longitude of Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Lat: 66.822031 N        Long: -160.646404 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 18   (0.8%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 19   (0.8%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 26   (1.2%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 106   (4.7%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 79   (3.5%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 208   (9.3%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 674   (30.1%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 409   (18.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 154   (6.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 189   (8.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 37   (1.7%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 17   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 168   (7.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 135   (6.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 215

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 139

In 3-person carpool : 28

In 4-person carpool : 14

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 17

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 72

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 10

Walked : 1,298

Other means : 435

Worked at home : 96


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 919

5 to 9 minutes : 741

10 to 14 minutes : 388

15 to 19 minutes : 112

20 to 24 minutes : 35

25 to 29 minutes : 5

30 to 34 minutes : 9

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 9

45 to 59 minutes : 0

60 to 89 minutes : 3

90 or more minutes : 11


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 395

No Social Security income : 1,343


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

With retirement income : 301

No retirement income : 1,437


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 82

$10,000 to $14,999 : 47

$15,000 to $19,999 : 66

$20,000 to $24,999 : 69

$25,000 to $29,999 : 56

$30,000 to $34,999 : 82

$35,000 to $39,999 : 80

$40,000 to $44,999 : 55

$45,000 to $49,999 : 61

$50,000 to $59,999 : 123

$60,000 to $74,999 : 119

$75,000 to $99,999 : 162

$100,000 to $124,999 : 125

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $54,570


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 322  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 223  (17.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 114  (8.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 367  (28.4%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 501  (44.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 238  (21.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 367  (32.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.4%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

  • Robert/Bob/Curtis Memorial


    (about 10.3 miles in Kotzebue, Alaska; Airport Code: ORV)

  • Bob Baker Memorial


    (about 12.1 miles in Noorvik, Alaska; Airport Code: IAN)

  • Roland Norton Memorial


    (about 14.0 miles in Noorvik, Alaska; Airport Code: A07)

  • Roland Norton Memorial Airstrip


    (about 14.0 miles in Noorvik, Alaska; Airport Code: A07)

  • Camp Sivinuvik


    (about 23.1 miles in Kotzebue, Alaska; Airport Code: OQY)

  • Selawik Airport


    (about 23.6 miles in Selawik, Alaska; Airport Code: WLK)

  • Nimiuk Point Airport


    (about 37.4 miles in Kotzebue, Alaska; Airport Code: QQC)

  • Ralph Wien Memorial


    (about 53.4 miles in Kotzebue, Alaska; Airport Code: OTZ)

  • Buckland Airport


    (about 59.7 miles in Buckland, Alaska; Airport Code: BKC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

9.77%

Carpooled

11.90%

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

0.51%

Motorcycle

0.21%

Bicycle

0.51%

Walked

50.68%

Other Means

21.93%

Worked At Home

4.48%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 776

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 172

Female householder, no husband present : 379

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 347

Householder not living alone : 64


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 99

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 100

All other households : 1,539


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 449

Renter-occupied housing units : 327

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 85

Renter-occupied housing units : 87

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 200

Renter-occupied housing units : 179

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 165

Renter-occupied housing units : 246


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 122

$10,000 to $14,999 : 93

$15,000 to $19,999 : 83

$20,000 to $24,999 : 81

$25,000 to $29,999 : 60

$30,000 to $34,999 : 81

$35,000 to $39,999 : 82

$40,000 to $44,999 : 83

$45,000 to $49,999 : 66

$50,000 to $59,999 : 162

$60,000 to $74,999 : 182

$75,000 to $99,999 : 250

$100,000 to $124,999 : 169

$125,000 to $149,999 : 104

$150,000 to $199,999 : 105

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Total : 2,575


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Occupied : 1,738

Vacant : 837


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 4


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 8

Built 2000 to 2004 : 30

Built 1990 to 1999 : 539

Built 1980 to 1989 : 727

Built 1970 to 1979 : 840

Built 1960 to 1969 : 208

Built 1950 to 1959 : 103

Built 1940 to 1949 : 75

Built 1939 or earlier : 45


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Utility gas : 21

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 6

Electricity : 30

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 1,572

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 102

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 7

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 21

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 20

$25,000 to $29,999 : 19

$30,000 to $34,999 : 6

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 28

$50,000 to $59,999 : 50

$60,000 to $69,999 : 65

$70,000 to $79,999 : 55

$80,000 to $89,999 : 15

$90,000 to $99,999 : 30

$100,000 to $124,999 : 102

$125,000 to $149,999 : 136

$150,000 to $174,999 : 85

$175,000 to $199,999 : 85

$200,000 to $249,999 : 65

$250,000 to $299,999 : 69

$300,000 to $399,999 : 32

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 16

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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 : 12

Home equity loan only : 36

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 309

Housing units without a mortgage : 542


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : $110,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $130,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $154,300

Built 1980 to 1989 : $120,600

Built 1970 to 1979 : $123,300

Built 1960 to 1969 : $145,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $210,000

Built 1940 to 1949 : $140,000

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska: 74.4%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 2.09%
  • Juvenile facilities : 0.52%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • College/University student housing : 5.24%
  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 92.15%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, AK): $45,976
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Northwest Arctic Census Subarea): $94,900
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Northwest Arctic Census Subarea): $842
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Utility Gas: 0.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.5%
Electricity: 1.6%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 88.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.4%
Wood: 6.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.2%
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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Hospitals Close To Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Nursing Homes Close To Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

Name:
Address:
Distance: 0 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 20
    Disabled Workers: 5
    Widowers Workers: 5
    Spouses Workers: 0
    Children Workers: 25


(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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

7.51 % of Northwest Arctic Borough tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,986

Alaska Average 9.33 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Northwest Arctic Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 2.20 % ($30,488 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.59 % ($26,182 AGI )

Relocation away from Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

8.44 % of Northwest Arctic Borough tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $47,453

Alaska Average 9.43 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Northwest Arctic Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 2.81 % ($34,491 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.58 % ($58,273 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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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 Northwest Arctic Census Subarea, 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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