Nome, Alaska

Population 3,638

Nome is located in Nome Census Area, AK. The population is 3,638, making Nome the largest city in Nome Census Area.

There are 5 public schools in Nome with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Nome is very low , and there are 33 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Nome is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Nome property reports are available for any property address.

Nome Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 7.2%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 23.3%

Crime Rate

31.17% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 180
  • Violent Crimes: 2
  • Robbery: 26
  • Burglary: 359
  • Property Crime: 1
  • Larceny Theft: 821

Registered Offenders

82.53% Higher than national avg.
  • 33 offenders in Nome
  • 90.71 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

91 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 2
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 22
  • Tanks & Spills: 67


High 11.8%
  • Alaska unemployment average: 6.6%
  • National unemployment average: 5.9%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

5 Public Schools view public schools

There are 5 K-12 public schools in Nome, AK and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Nome's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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33 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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0 Former Drug Labs view all

  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Nome, AK

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Property Report Overview

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Housing Inventory

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  • Vacant
  • Rented
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Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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10 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Nome, AK issued 10 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 10 permits, 4 were issued for single family homes and 6 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Nome, AK issued 6 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 6 permits, 4 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $1,281
  • 1 Bedroom: $1,398
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,685
  • 3 Bedrooms: $2,100
  • 4 Bedrooms: $2,283

Zip Codes


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Environmental Hazards

91 Environmental Hazards

Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (98/129)
    Nome, AK has 75.97% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Nome, AK is a green zone.
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  • UV Index LOW 1.81 Average
    Nome, AK is a low risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 2.25°
  • February 3.33°
  • March 5.9°
  • April 17.94°
  • May 35.89°
  • June 47.14°
  • July 51.25°
  • August 49.58°
  • September 44.43°
  • October 28.63°
  • November 13.38°
  • December 2.33°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Nome, AK

Nome, AK has a high risk of earthquakes.
Nome, AK has no risk of hurricanes.
Nome, AK has a very low risk of hail storms.
Nome, AK has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Nome, AK: $78,507


Unemployment in Nome is 11.8%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 6.6% and 5.9% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 39.14%
White Collar - 60.86%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Don Young

Neighborhood Info

6 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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