Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

Current Temperature ° Population 7,601

Homefacts County Report

Schools

School Rating is Average
  • No High School Diploma: 21.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 68.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 10.7%

Registered Offenders

86.06% Higher than national avg.
  • 87 offenders in Northwest Arctic Borough
  • 114.46 offenders/10,000 residents

Real Estate

Median List Price $0
  • Median Sales Price: $0
  • Foreclosures: 0
  • Homes For Sale: 0
  • Homes For Rent: 0

Environmental Hazards

115 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 8
  • Registered Polluters: 2
  • Superfunds: 16
  • Tanks & Spills: 89

Unemployment

High 19.5%
  • Alaska unemployment average: 7.0%
  • National unemployment average: 4.3%

Schools view all

13 Public Schools view public schools

Summary
There are 13 K-12 public schools in Northwest Arctic Borough, AK and 1 private school. Homefacts rates Northwest Arctic Borough's schools as Average, with an overall C rating.
1 Private School

Nikaitchuat Ilisagviat

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

  • We're sorry! No colleges & universities found in our database

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Crime view details

87 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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Crime Index

0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

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Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
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Median Sales Price
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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    29.8%
  • Rented
    31.1%
  • Owned
    39.1%

20 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Northwest Arctic Borough, AK issued 20 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Northwest Arctic Borough, AK issued 0 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
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Fair Market Rents

**Displaying data from Northwest Arctic Borough , AK
  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,043
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,094
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,262
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,579
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,740

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Environmental Hazards

115 Environmental Hazards

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  • Registered Polluters
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  • Superfunds
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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HAZARDOUS (0/0)
    Northwest Arctic Borough, AK has 0% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Northwest Arctic Borough, AK is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 2.6 Average
    Northwest Arctic Borough, AK is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January -5.65°
  • February -6.08°
  • March -1.2°
  • April 13.08°
  • May 30.04°
  • June 46.61°
  • July 54.73°
  • August 51.48°
  • September 44.15°
  • October 25.68°
  • November 7.27°
  • December 2.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

Earthquakes
Northwest Arctic Borough, AK has a high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Northwest Arctic Borough, AK has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Northwest Arctic Borough, AK has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Northwest Arctic Borough, AK has a very low risk of tornadoes.

Demographics view details

Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Northwest Arctic Borough, AK: $63,648

Unemployment

Unemployment in Northwest Arctic Borough is 19.5%. It is lower than the state and national averages, 7.0% and 8.8% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 43.85%
White Collar - 56.15%

Politics

State Representatives

  • Gov. Bill Walker
  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski
  • Sen. Daniel Sullivan

Neighborhood Info

16 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

0 Cemeteries view all

  • No Cemeteries found in Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

33 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Northwest Arctic Borough, AK

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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