Fort Yukon, Alaska

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Fort Yukon, Alaska

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Fort Yukon strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Alaska):

Category Trophy
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Top 5% trophy Fort Yukon Affordability of Property Taxes

Comparative Profile of Fort Yukon, Alaska

Comparing Fort Yukon to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Alaska (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 5
Well-Paid Single Men 9 4
Children Under 5 Years Old 7 3
Age of the Population 2 6
Racial Diversity 1 4
Senior Citizens 1 7
Female Share of the Population 1 6


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 3
Portion of People Married 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults 5 5
People Above Poverty 3 4
Median Family Income 2 3
People in Middle Class or Better 2 4

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Short Commute Times 10 8
Public Transportation Use 7 5
Walking and Biking to Work 7 5
Working at Home 6 4


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 10 8
People Living Alone 9 10
Housing Recently Built 9 3
Affordability of Property Taxes 8 10
Affordability of Rents 3 8

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Fort Yukon Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 400 miles NE of Anchorage, Alaska
County Yukon-Koyukuk
P.O. Box Zip Codes 99740, 99788
Phone Area Codes 907
Time Zone Alaska (-9 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 66.53
Longitude -144.79

Fort Yukon Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Station CENTRAL NO 2
Distance 66.6 miles
Jan Temp -26 to -9 F
Apr Temp 9 to 40 F
Jul Temp 47 to 74 F
Oct Temp 10 to 27 F
Annual Precip 11 inches
Distance 121.2 miles
Jan Temp -27 to -5 F
Apr Temp -0 to 30 F
Jul Temp 42 to 68 F
Oct Temp 5 to 23 F
Annual Precip 9.2 inches
Distance 133 miles
Jan Temp -14 to 6 F
Apr Temp 16 to 44 F
Jul Temp 45 to 72 F
Oct Temp 13 to 34 F
Annual Precip 14 inches
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Fort Yukon Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 595 100%
Male 315 52.9%
Female 280 47.1%
Under 18 199 33.4%
18+ 396 66.6%
65+ 41 6.9%
Median Age 31.9
Average Family Size 3.37
White 64 10.8%
African-American 1 0.2%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 512 86.1%
Other 1 0.2%
Mixed Race 16 2.7%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 8 1.3%

Estimated Fort Yukon Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 561
Growth -34
Growth % -5.7%

Fort Yukon Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 95.9%
Irish 0.7%
German 0.7%
Russian 0.5%
Finnish 0.5%
Scotch-Irish 0.5%
Canadian 0.3%
Italian 0.3%
European 0.3%
Hungarian 0.2%
British West Indian 0.2%
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Fort Yukon High Schools (2004)

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Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 119 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 13.2


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