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Demographics Analysis

The people of Petersburg City, 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
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 90

5 to 9 years : 206

10 to 14 years : 80

15 to 17 years : 50

18 and 19 years : 43

20 years : 48

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 25

25 to 29 years : 54

30 to 34 years : 15

35 to 39 years : 117

40 to 44 years : 176

45 to 49 years : 159

50 to 54 years : 153

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 57

62 to 64 years : 10

65 and 66 years : 14

67 to 69 years : 88

70 to 74 years : 0

75 to 79 years : 14

80 to 84 years : 22

85 years and over : 5

Female:

Under 5 years : 85

5 to 9 years : 33

10 to 14 years : 70

15 to 17 years : 130

18 and 19 years : 48

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 37

25 to 29 years : 80

30 to 34 years : 40

35 to 39 years : 55

40 to 44 years : 151

45 to 49 years : 117

50 to 54 years : 119

55 to 59 years : 143

60 and 61 years : 73

62 to 64 years : 30

65 and 66 years : 65

67 to 69 years : 18

70 to 74 years : 19

75 to 79 years : 0

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 52


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,690

Multiple ancestry : 1,081

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 69

Ancestry not reported : 109


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,780

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 17

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 137

Not a U.S. citizen : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 175

5 to 17 years : 569

18 to 24 years : 201

25 to 34 years : 189

35 to 44 years : 499

45 to 54 years : 548

55 to 59 years : 281

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 204

75 years and over : 113

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 111

5 to 17 years : 284

18 to 24 years : 180

25 to 34 years : 99

35 to 44 years : 74

45 to 54 years : 162

55 to 59 years : 20

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 32

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 46

5 to 17 years : 285

18 to 24 years : 21

25 to 34 years : 90

35 to 44 years : 347

45 to 54 years : 369

55 to 59 years : 249

60 and 61 years : 130

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 169

75 years and over : 84

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 : 17

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

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 18

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 78

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 12

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 15

75 years and over : 29


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 524

Female : 458

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,023

Female : 775

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 17

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 152


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 663

Born in other state in the United States : 1,674

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 377

Now married, except separated : 269

Divorced : 34

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 344

Now married, except separated : 875

Divorced : 218

Separated : 9

Widowed : 108

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 0

Divorced : 17

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 90

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 44


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,545

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 22

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Thai:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 85

Speak English less than "very well" : 110


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 713   (17.9%)
  • German: 608   (15.3%)
  • Norwegian: 607   (15.3%)
  • English: 421   (10.6%)
  • Irish: 348   (8.7%)
  • Swedish: 198   (5.0%)
  • United States Or American: 151   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 130   (3.3%)
  • Italian: 121   (3.0%)
  • Scotch-irish: 90   (2.3%)
  • Dutch: 89   (2.2%)
  • Polish: 76   (1.9%)
  • French (except Basque): 58   (1.5%)
  • Danish: 55   (1.4%)
  • Finnish: 45   (1.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 41   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 36   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 25   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 22   (0.6%)
  • Russian: 22   (0.6%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 16   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 13   (0.3%)
  • Czech: 12   (0.3%)
  • Northern European: 10   (0.3%)
  • European: 10   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 9   (0.2%)
  • British: 8   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 8   (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 6   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 6   (0.2%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 4   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.1%)
  • Iranian: 3   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Petersburg City, Alaska is 2,949



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Petersburg City, Alaska: 1,564
Female Population in Petersburg City, Alaska: 1,385


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Petersburg City, Alaska: 42.2
Median Female Resident Age in Petersburg City, Alaska: 43.2


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Petersburg City, Alaska


White


Both sexes

44.5

Male

45.2

Female

43.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.8

Male

26.5

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

34.8

Male

38.5

Female

32.8

Asian


Both sexes

44.8

Male

44.3

Female

45.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

45.5

Male

35.0

Female

61.5

Other


Both sexes

31.5

Male

37.3

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

17.2

Female

16.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

30.2

Male

26.0

Female

31.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

44.8

Male

45.4

Female

44.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Petersburg City, Alaska


  • White: 2,384
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 90
  • Asian: 133
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 342



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Petersburg City, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 8   (0.74%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.65%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 7   (0.65%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (1.11%)
  • 10th Grade: 26   (2.41%)
  • 11th Grade: 33   (3.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (3.61%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 395   (36.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 70   (6.48%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 244   (22.57%)
  • Associate Degree: 56   (5.18%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 130   (12.03%)
  • Master's Degree: 45   (4.16%)
  • Professional School Degree: 7   (0.65%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.19%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.3%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 17   (1.71%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 8   (0.8%)
  • 9th Grade: 6   (0.6%)
  • 10th Grade: 33   (3.31%)
  • 11th Grade: 16   (1.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 38   (3.82%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 365   (36.65%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 126   (12.65%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 156   (15.66%)
  • Associate Degree: 45   (4.52%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 130   (13.05%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (4.72%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Petersburg City School Dist


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: P.o. Box 289, Petersburg, AK 99833, Phone: (907) 772-4271, Students: 598 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Rae C. Stedman Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Box 289, Petersburg, AK 99833, Phone: (907) 772-4786, Students: 257 )

  • Mitkof Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Box 289, Petersburg, AK 99833, Phone: (907) 772-3860, Students: 130 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Petersburg High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Box 289, Petersburg, AK 99833, Phone: (907) 772-3861, Students: 211 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Petersburg Public Library


    12 Nordic Drive, Petersburg, AK 99833

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Petersburg City, Alaska


  • Petersburg Museums


    15 West Bank St., Petersburg, VA 23803

  • Petersburg Museums Foundation


    Po Box 544, Petersburg, VA 23803

  • Siege Museum


    15 W Bank St, Petersburg, VA 23803
    http://www.petersburg-va.org/tourism/siege.htm

  • South Branch Valley Civil War Society Inc


    Po Box 69, Petersburg, WV 26847

  • United States Slo-pitch Sftbl


    Po Box 1998, Petersburg, VA 23805

  • Wilcox Watershed Conservancy Incorporated


    400 Ravenscroft Drive, Petersburg, VA 23805

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Petersburg City, 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 Petersburg City, Alaska.

Area Features of Petersburg City, Alaska


Airport


(1) Lloyd R Roundtree Seaplane Facility   (2) Petersburg James A Johnson Airport   (3) Petersburg Seaplane Base  

Bar


(1) California Boulder Patch   (2) Colorado Reef   (3) Flock Rock   (4) Koknuk Flats   (5) Prolewy Rocks  

Bay


(1) Bock Bight   (2) Brown Cove   (3) Cape Strait   (4) Dry Bay   (5) Farragut Bay   (6) Francis Anchorage   (7) Halfmoon Anchorage   (8) Icy Cove   (9) Ideal Cove   (10) Le Conte Bay   (11) Long Pond   (12) North Arm   (13) North Arm Port Houghton   (14) Porter Cove   (15) Scenery Cove   (16) Scow Bay   (17) South Arm   (18) Thomas Bay  

Building


(1) Alaska State Troopers Petersburg   (2) Green Rocks Light   (3) Kupreanof Fire Department   (4) Petersburg Police Department   (5) Petersburg Public Health Center - Southeast Region   (6) Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 1   (7) Petersburg Volunteer Fire Department Station 2  

Cape


(1) Anchor Point   (2) Bayou Point   (3) Beacon Point   (4) Blaquiere Point   (5) Blind Point   (6) Blunt Point   (7) Cosmos Point   (8) Danger Point   (9) False Island Point   (10) Finger Point   (11) Frederick Point   (12) Grand Point   (13) Green Point   (14) Hooligan Point   (15) Indian Point   (16) Island Point   (17) Kakwan Point   (18) Lindenberg Peninsula   (19) Mountain Point   (20) Point Agassiz   (21) Point Agassiz Peninsula   (22) Point Vandeput   (23) Prolewy Point   (24) Rock Point   (25) Spruce Point   (26) Spurt Point   (27) The Oasis   (28) Thunder Point   (29) Timber Point   (30) Turn Point   (31) Vexation Point   (32) Wind Point   (33) Wood Point  

Cemetery


(1) Petersburg Memorial Cemetery  

Census


(1) Petersburg Alaska Native Village Statistical Area   (2) Petersburg Census Designated Place   (3) Wrangell-petersburg Census Subarea Historical  

Channel


(1) Dry Strait   (2) North Arm   (3) Petersburg Bar Range   (4) Sanborn Canal   (5) Sandborn Canal   (6) Wrangell Narrows  

Civil


(1) City Of Kupreanof   (2) City Of Petersburg Historical   (3) Petersburg Borough School District  

Cliff


(1) Horn Cliffs  

Dam


(1) Crystal Lake Dam   (2) Petersburg Dam   (3) Petersburg Lower Reservoir Dam  

Flat


(1) Boulder Flats   (2) North Flat   (3) South Flat  

Glacier


(1) Baird Glacier   (2) Brown Glacier   (3) Dawes Glacier   (4) Great Glacier   (5) Leconte Glacier   (6) North Baird Glacier   (7) North Dawes Glacier   (8) Oasis Glacier   (9) Patterson Glacier   (10) Popof Glacier   (11) Shakes Glacier   (12) South Sawyer Glacier   (13) Summit Glacier   (14) Witches Cauldron  

Gut


(1) Andrew Slough   (2) Binkleys Slough   (3) Blind Slough   (4) Knig Slough   (5) Mitchell Slough   (6) Ohmer Slough   (7) Shakes Slough  

Hospital


(1) Petersburg Medical Center  

Island


(1) Andrew Island   (2) Big Bowlder   (3) Blind Island   (4) Bush Top Island   (5) Camp Island   (6) Coney Island   (7) Cottonwood Islands   (8) Dry Island   (9) Farm Island   (10) Fifteenmile Island   (11) Grassy Island   (12) Green Rocks   (13) Hidden Island   (14) Limb Island   (15) Little Dry Island   (16) Mcdonald Islands   (17) Mitkof Island   (18) Pocket Island   (19) Prolewy Rocks   (20) Rabbit Island   (21) Read Island   (22) Ruth Island   (23) Rynda Island   (24) Sasby Island   (25) Sergief Island   (26) Spray Island   (27) Sukoi Islets   (28) Summit Island   (29) The Desert   (30) Walter Island   (31) Wilson Islands   (32) Woody Island  

Lake


(1) Alice Lake   (2) Brown Cove Lake   (3) Colp Lake   (4) De Boer Lake   (5) Ess Lake   (6) Falls Lake   (7) Farragut Lake   (8) Figure Eight Lake   (9) Glory Lake   (10) Green Rocks Lake   (11) Petersburg Lake   (12) Placer Lakes   (13) Ruth Lake   (14) Salt Chuck   (15) Scenery Lake   (16) Shakes Lake   (17) Spurt Point Lake   (18) Swan Lake  

Locale


(1) Blind Island Campground   (2) Blind Slough Campground   (3) Chatham Seafood Pier   (4) Crystal Lake Fish Hatchery   (5) Deboer Lake Cabin   (6) Falls Lake Shelter   (7) Ohmer Creek Campground   (8) Papkes Landing   (9) Petersburg Fisheries Pier   (10) Spurt Cove Cabin   (11) Spurt Lake Cabin   (12) Swan Lake Cabin   (13) White Pass City Dock  

Park


(1) Sandy Beach Recreation Area  

Populated Place


(1) Doyhof   (2) Kupreanof   (3) Petersburg   (4) Scow Bay   (5) Tonka Historical  

Post Office


(1) Mikof Post Office Historical   (2) Petersburg Post Office  

Range


(1) Admiral Range   (2) Buddington Range   (3) Cosmos Range   (4) Missionary Range   (5) Wilkes Range  

Reserve


(1) Chuck River Wilderness   (2) Petersburg Creek-duncan Salt Chuck Wilderness   (3) Stikine-leconte Wilderness  

Reservoir


(1) Petersburg Lower Reservoir   (2) Petersburg Reservoir  

Slope


(1) Cats Ears  

Spring


(1) Chief Shakes Hot Springs  

Stream


(1) Andrew Creek   (2) Bear Creek   (3) Blind River   (4) Bussy Creek   (5) Cascade Creek   (6) Clear Creek   (7) Coho Creek   (8) Colorado Creek   (9) Crystal Creek   (10) Delta Creek   (11) Dry Wash   (12) Falls Creek   (13) Farragut River   (14) Fivemile Creek   (15) Government Creek   (16) Hooligan Slough   (17) Japanese Creek   (18) Mallard Slough   (19) Moonshine Creek   (20) Muddy River   (21) North Arm Creek   (22) North Arm Stikine River   (23) Patterson River   (24) Petersburg Creek   (25) Scenery Creek   (26) Shuktusa Creek   (27) South Fork Scenery Creek   (28) Taain Creek   (29) Twelvemile Creek   (30) Twin Creek  

Summit


(1) Agassiz Peak   (2) Ambler Peak   (3) Bainbridge Peak   (4) Boundary Peak 73   (5) Boundary Peak 74   (6) Boundary Peak 75   (7) Boundary Peak 76   (8) Boundary Peak 77   (9) Castle Mountain   (10) Chipp Peak   (11) Church Peak   (12) Cosmos Peak   (13) Dana Peak   (14) De Long Peak   (15) Del Monte Peak   (16) Devils Thumb   (17) Dome Peak   (18) Duncan Peaks   (19) Dupont Peak   (20) Elephants Head   (21) Favor Peak   (22) Fighting John Peak   (23) Foote Peak   (24) Franklin Peaks   (25) Fulton Peak   (26) Grant Peak   (27) Gray Peak   (28) Hall Peak   (29) Hamilton Peak   (30) Hancock Peak   (31) Henry Peak   (32) Horn Mountain   (33) House Peak   (34) Hump Knoll   (35) Hunt Peak   (36) Jefferson Peak   (37) Jenkins Peak   (38) Kane Peak   (39) Kates Needle   (40) Lincoln Peak   (41) Lockwood Peak   (42) Manzanita Peak   (43) Marsh Peak   (44) Maury Peak   (45) Mount Basargin   (46) Mount Burkett   (47) Mount Pratt   (48) Mount Rynda   (49) Mount T   (50) Mount Talbot   (51) Narrows Peak   (52) Patterson Peaks   (53) Petersburg Mountain   (54) Pierce Peak   (55) Pin Peaks   (56) Pirate Peak   (57) Porter Peak   (58) Powell Peak   (59) Preble Peak   (60) Putnam Peak   (61) Rodgers Peak   (62) Rodman Peak   (63) Sam Peak   (64) Saw Peaks   (65) Scott Peak   (66) Sheridan Peak   (67) Sherman Peak   (68) Simpson Peak   (69) Stanton Peak   (70) Stewart Peak   (71) Survey Mountains   (72) Thunder Mountain   (73) Twin Peaks   (74) Washington Peak   (75) Waterfall Peak   (76) Wilkes Peak  

Tower


(1) Kfsk-fm Petersburg   (2) Krsa-am Petersburg  

Trail


(1) Colp Lake Trail   (2) Duncan Canal Portage   (3) Petersburg Trail  

Valley


(1) Big Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Petersburg City, Alaska

99833 (pop. 3,459)


Cities Nearby Petersburg City, Alaska

Kupreanof City, AK  (pop. 47) 2.0 Miles
Wrangell-petersburg Census Subarea, AK  (pop. 6,684) 8.0 Miles
Wrangell City, AK  (pop. 2,308) 32.2 Miles
Kake City, AK  (pop. 579) 39.2 Miles
Point Baker Cdp, AK  (pop. 35) 40.7 Miles
Port Protection Cdp, AK  (pop. 43) 41.8 Miles
Hobart Bay Cdp, AK  (pop. 3) 47.9 Miles
Whale Pass Cdp, AK  (pop. 46) 48.4 Miles



Area Code(s) in Petersburg City, Alaska

907





Latitude/Longitude of Petersburg City, Alaska

Lat: 56.804414 N        Long: -132.942013 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Petersburg City, 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 Petersburg City, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 38   (2.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 14   (1.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 50   (3.6%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 119   (8.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 72   (5.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 174   (12.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 351   (25.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 184   (13.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 63   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 122   (8.8%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 76   (5.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (1.4%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 42   (3.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 64   (4.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 804

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 143

In 3-person carpool : 14

In 4-person carpool : 14

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 : 41

Walked : 271

Other means : 49

Worked at home : 140


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 475

5 to 9 minutes : 602

10 to 14 minutes : 96

15 to 19 minutes : 111

20 to 24 minutes : 41

25 to 29 minutes : 0

30 to 34 minutes : 0

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 0

45 to 59 minutes : 11

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 0


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 275

No Social Security income : 972


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

With retirement income : 185

No retirement income : 1,062


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 69

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 37

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 64

$60,000 to $74,999 : 83

$75,000 to $99,999 : 141

$100,000 to $124,999 : 119

$125,000 to $149,999 : 176

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $81,068


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Petersburg City, Alaska

  • NEW (1270 AM; 1.0 kW; Petersburg, AK; Owner: White Oak Broadcasting Of Alaska, Inc.)
  • KRSA (580 AM; 5.0 kW; Petersburg, AK; Owner: Northern Light Network)

FM Radio Stations Near Petersburg City, Alaska

  • KFSK (100.9 FM; Petersburg, AK; Owner: Narrows Broadcasting Corp.)
  • NEW (91.9 FM; Petersburg, AK; Owner: Northern Light Network)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Petersburg City, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 191  (22.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 81  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 90  (10.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 207  (24.8%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 127  (15.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 213  (30.6%)
  • Service Occupations: 161  (23.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 250  (36.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 20  (2.9%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Petersburg City, Alaska


(updated 2008)



Banks In Petersburg City, Alaska

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

First Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $476.7k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 349

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Petersburg City, Alaska

  • Petersburg James A Johnson


    (about 0.0 miles in Petersburg, Alaska; Airport Code: PSG)

  • Duncan Canal Airport


    (about 11.1 miles in Kake, Alaska; Airport Code: DNC)

  • Wrangell Airport


    (about 31.0 miles in Wrangell, Alaska; Airport Code: WRG)

  • Kake Seaplane Base


    (about 39.6 miles in Kake, Alaska; Airport Code: KAE)

  • Salmon Bay Lake Airport


    (about 40.3 miles in Point Baker, Alaska; Airport Code: ZXP)

  • Point Baker Airport


    (about 40.6 miles in Point Baker, Alaska; Airport Code: KPB)

  • Port Protection Airport


    (about 41.5 miles in Point Baker, Alaska; Airport Code: PPV)

  • Labouchere Bay Airport


    (about 45.0 miles in Point Baker, Alaska; Airport Code: WLB)

  • El Capitan Peak


    (about 45.1 miles in Point Baker, Alaska; Airport Code: ZXO)

  • Hobart Bay Airport


    (about 45.6 miles in Kake, Alaska; Airport Code: HBH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Petersburg City, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

51.85%

Carpooled

17.49%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.21%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

2.54%

Walked

15.16%

Other Means

8.02%

Worked At Home

4.73%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Petersburg City, 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
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 599

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 111

Female householder, no husband present : 89

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 368

Householder not living alone : 80


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Petersburg City, 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 : 103

All other households : 1,144


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 563

Renter-occupied housing units : 36

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 111

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 33

Renter-occupied housing units : 56

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 282

Renter-occupied housing units : 166


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 124

$15,000 to $19,999 : 52

$20,000 to $24,999 : 41

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 70

$35,000 to $39,999 : 29

$40,000 to $44,999 : 14

$45,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 146

$60,000 to $74,999 : 172

$75,000 to $99,999 : 177

$100,000 to $124,999 : 173

$125,000 to $149,999 : 176

$150,000 to $199,999 : 16

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Total : 1,410


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Occupied : 1,247

Vacant : 163


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 47

Built 1990 to 1999 : 206

Built 1980 to 1989 : 206

Built 1970 to 1979 : 413

Built 1960 to 1969 : 108

Built 1950 to 1959 : 120

Built 1940 to 1949 : 70

Built 1939 or earlier : 240


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Utility gas : 93

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 11

Electricity : 247

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 771

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 125

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 0

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 75

$25,000 to $29,999 : 12

$30,000 to $34,999 : 13

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 12

$50,000 to $59,999 : 58

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 8

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 0

$125,000 to $149,999 : 58

$150,000 to $174,999 : 240

$175,000 to $199,999 : 90

$200,000 to $249,999 : 132

$250,000 to $299,999 : 147

$300,000 to $399,999 : 75

$400,000 to $499,999 : 69

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Petersburg City, 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 : 44

Home equity loan only : 20

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 551

Housing units without a mortgage : 374


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Petersburg City, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $187,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $161,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $181,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $158,400

Built 1960 to 1969 : $411,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $186,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $295,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $243,800


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Petersburg City, Alaska: 63.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Petersburg City, Alaska

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 100%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Petersburg City, Alaska

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 12 12 $1,480,592
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

12 12 $1,480,592
2000        
  Single Family 4 4 $373,660
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $373,660
2001        
  Single Family 16 16 $1,789,150
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

16 16 $1,789,150
2002        
  Single Family 5 5 $1,037,820
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $1,037,820
2003        
  Single Family 10 10 $1,254,310
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

10 10 $1,254,310
2004        
  Single Family 8 8 $1,364,580
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 5 $330,000
  Total

9 13 $1,694,580
2005        
  Single Family 6 6 $721,571
  Two Family 1 2 $202,400
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

7 8 $923,971
2006        
  Single Family 7 7 $1,141,870
  Two Family 1 2 $86,900
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

8 9 $1,228,770


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Petersburg City, AK): $49,028
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Petersburg City): $164,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Petersburg City): $735
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Petersburg City, Alaska

Utility Gas: 0.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.9%
Electricity: 7.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 85.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 4.3%
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 Petersburg City, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.

Local Government Employment and Payroll In Petersburg City, Alaska

Function Full Time
Employees
Full Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Employees
Part Time
Payroll
(Monthly)
Part Time
Hours
Avg Yearly
Wage (F/T)
Avg Hourly
Wage (P/T)
Totals for Government 0 $0 1 $75 3 $0 $25.00
Other Government Administration 0 $0 1 $75 3 $0 $25.00
Totals for Government 262 $1,101,081 134 $285,101 12,953 $50,431 $22.01
Financial Administration 6 $22,562 0 $0 0 $45,124 --
Other Government Administration 4 $21,900 0 $0 0 $65,700 --
Police Protection - Officers 8 $36,874 0 $0 0 $55,311 --
Police - Other 5 $17,632 0 $0 0 $42,317 --
Firefighters 2 $9,780 0 $0 0 $58,680 --
Streets and Highways 34 $116,192 2 $2,574 184 $41,009 $13.99
Water Transport and Terminals 7 $30,320 0 $0 0 $51,977 --
Welfare 4 $14,348 7 $9,910 988 $43,044 $10.03
Health 0 $0 1 $1,230 90 $0 $13.67
Hospitals 67 $321,710 25 $40,752 1,688 $57,620 $24.14
Solid Waste Management 4 $13,784 0 $0 0 $41,352 --
Sewerage 2 $9,048 1 $1,742 92 $54,288 $18.93
Parks and Recreation 4 $13,414 11 $4,386 586 $40,242 $7.48
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Water Supply 2 $10,998 1 $1,742 92 $65,988 $18.93
Electric Power 11 $61,030 0 $0 0 $66,578 --
Elementary and Secondary - Instruction 75 $315,402 73 $199,408 8,367 $50,464 $23.83
Elementary and Secondary - Other Total 15 $37,757 10 $18,593 520 $30,206 $35.76
Higher Education - Instructional 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Higher Education - Other 0 $0 0 $0 0 $0 --
Local Libraries 1 $4,420 3 $4,764 346 $53,040 $13.77
Other and Unallocable 11 $43,910 0 $0 0 $47,902 --

(updated 2002)



Health Care Centers Close To Petersburg City, Alaska

Petersburg Medical Center Home


     Address: P.o. Box 589, Petersburg, Alaska 99833
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/21/1987

Wrangell Medical Center Hha


     Address: P.o. Box 1081, Wrangell, Alaska 99929
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/11/1996

Sitka Community Hospital Hha


     Address: 209 Moller Avenue, Sitka, Alaska 99835
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 9/26/1985

Ketchikan General Hospital Hha


     Address: 126 Washington Street, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 3/4/1993

Hospice & Home Care Of Juneau


     Address: 419 Sixth Street, Juneau, Alaska 99801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 12/27/1982

Hospitals Close To Petersburg City, Alaska

Mt Edgecumbe Hospital


     Address: 222 Tongass Dr, Sitka, Alaska 99835
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Sitka Community Hospital


     Address: 209 Moller Drive, Sitka, Alaska 99835
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Local

Ketchikan General Hospital


     Address: 3100 Tongass Avenue, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Bartlett Regional Hospital


     Address: 3260 Hospital Dr, Juneau, Alaska 99801
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Petersburg City, Alaska

Petersburg Medical Center Ltc


     Address: P.o. Box 589, Petersburg, Alaska 99833
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 13
     Percent Occupied: 87%

Wrangell Medical Center Ltc


     Address: P.o. Box 1081, Wrangell, Alaska 99929
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 13
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Sitka Community Hospital-ltc


     Address: 209 Moller Avenue, Sitka, Alaska 99835
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 11
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Ketchikan General Hosp Ltc


     Address: 3100 Tongass Avenue, Ketchikan, Alaska 99901
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 17
     Percent Occupied: 37%

Wildflower Court


     Address: 2000 Salmon Creek Lane, Juneau, Alaska 99801
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 49
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Petersburg City, Alaska

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 932 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Petersburg City, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 315
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 25
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 45


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Petersburg City, Alaska


Charges


Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $7,000
Elementary & Secondary Education School Lunch: $44,000
Elementary & Secondary Education - Other: $11,000
Hospital Public: $3,801,000
Toll Highways: $2,501,000
Housing & Community Development: $124,000
Parks & Recreation: $121,000
Sewerage: $608,000
Solid Waste Management: $910,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $861,000
All Other: $613,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $663,000
Electric Utilities: $4,427,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Education: $31,000
General Support: $289,000
Housing & Community Development: $153,000
All Other: $2,243,000
Water Utilities: $2,519,000


State Intergovernmental


Education: $4,740,000
General Support: $1,016,000
Highways: $68,000
Housing & Community Development: $3,000
Public Welfare: $13,000
Sewerage: $6,000
All Other: $3,260,000
Water Utilities: $437,000
Electric Utilities: $30,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $295,000
Elementary & Secondary Education: $6,965,000
Financial Administration: $640,000
Fire Protection: $420,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $23,000
Central Staff Services: $479,000
General Public Buildings: $313,000
Own Hospitals: $3,801,000
Regular Highways: $1,067,000
Toll Highways: $2,407,000
Housing & Community Development: $415,000
Libraries: $236,000
Parks & Recreation: $563,000
Police Protection: $966,000
Welfare Institutions: $591,000
Sewerage: $530,000
Solid Waste Management: $844,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $901,000
General - Other: $1,218,000
Water Utilities: $614,000
Electric Utilities: $3,913,000


Construction


Elementary & Secondary Education: $6,000
General Public Buildings: $29,000
Parks & Recreation: $471,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $3,805,000
General: $37,000
Water Utilities: $2,988,000


Other Capital Outlay


Elementary And Secondary Education: $69,000
Sewerage: $13,000
Solid Waste Management: $5,000
General - Other: $6,931,000
Electric Utilities: $215,000


General


Interest On Debt: $513,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $101,000


Tax


Property: $2,553,000
Total General Sales: $2,741,000
Other Selective Sales: $40,000
Motor Vehicle License: $37,000
Other License: $9,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $773,000
Fines & Forfeits: $15,000
Rents: $41,000
Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
General Revenue, Nec: $621,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $70,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $19,599,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $13,092,000
Ong Term Debt Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,145,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,120,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $18,563,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $13,538,000


(updated 2006)





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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 Petersburg City, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area, AK

7.08 % of Wrangell-Petersburg 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 $36,444

Alaska Average 9.33 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Juneau Borough , AK 0.93 % ($34,143 AGI )
  • Anchorage Borough , AK 0.49 % ($35,182 AGI )

Relocation away from Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area, AK

8.66 % of Wrangell-Petersburg 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 $33,849

Alaska Average 9.43 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Juneau Borough , AK 1.04 % ($33,292 AGI )
  • Anchorage Borough , AK 0.70 % ($36,438 AGI )
  • Sitka Borough , AK 0.61 % ($21,714 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 Petersburg City, 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 Petersburg City, Alaska directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Petersburg City, Alaska

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 35 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Assault 36 25 5 3 8 0 1 19 28 12 13 12 6
    per 100,000 1,103 755 158 98 262 0 35 669 1,006 429 433 400 201
Burglary 9 10 8 12 22 8 6 27 9 11 7 15 16
    per 100,000 276 302 253 393 719 263 208 951 323 393 233 500 537
Larceny Theft 54 109 61 76 73 102 103 118 100 62 122 85 69
    per 100,000 1,654 3,293 1,932 2,492 2,387 3,356 3,564 4,156 3,592 2,217 4,067 2,831 2,315
Vehicle Theft 13 6 2 13 3 13 8 3 1 1 2 6 3
    per 100,000 398 181 63 426 98 428 277 106 36 36 67 200 101
Arson 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0
    per 100,000 31 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 36 0 0 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
9 6 1 0 3 0 0 5 7 3 3 3 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
19 32 18 25 25 31 29 37 28 19 33 27 22
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
14 19 10 13 14 15 15 21 17 11 18 15 12


(updated 2013)



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)



Jails in Petersburg City, Alaska


  • Petersburg City Jail


    Po Box 329, Petersburg, AK 99833
    Capacity: 12
    Confined: 0
    Avg. Population: 2
    Year Built: 1958


(updated 2006)



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