dcsimg

People

Total Population 3,273
Male Share of the Population 53.5%
Female Share of the Population 46.5%
Senior Citizens 6.6%
Employed Population 16+ 1,376
Age of the Population 28

Families

% of people married 44.3%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 19.5%
Median Earnings25+ $47,593
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $14,464
Median Earnings With High School Degree $38,958

Wealth

Median Family Income $88,056
% Above Poverty Level 85.2%
% Below Poverty Level 14.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 8 minutes
% Working from Home 3.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work 42.1%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 15.7%
Median Gross Rent $1,318
Median House Value $175,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 80.4%
US/American 0%
English 3.8%
Irish 2.9%

Kotzebue Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 539 miles NW of Anchorage, Alaska
County Northwest Arctic
P.O. Box Zip Codes 99752
Phone Area Codes 907
Time Zone Alaska (-9 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 66.92
Longitude -162.03

Kotzebue Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station KOTZEBUE WIEN AP
Distance 15.7 miles
Jan Temp -9 to 4 F
Apr Temp 3 to 20 F
Jul Temp 49 to 60 F
Oct Temp 19 to 28 F
Annual Precip 10 inches
Station NOME AP
Distance 192.6 miles
Jan Temp -2 to 13 F
Apr Temp 12 to 27 F
Jul Temp 47 to 59 F
Oct Temp 23 to 34 F
Annual Precip 16.5 inches
Station TANANA AP
Distance 303.7 miles
Jan Temp -17 to -3 F
Apr Temp 15 to 38 F
Jul Temp 51 to 72 F
Oct Temp 16 to 29 F
Annual Precip 12.3 inches

Kotzebue Public Libraries

Library
Chukchi Consortium Library
604 THIRD STREET
Kotzebue, Alaska
(907) 442-2410
Library Web Site

library logo

More Information for Librarians

These schools offer particularly quick info upon request, and we have written detailed profiles for each (click school names to see the profiles). Request info from multiple schools, by clicking the Request Info links.
 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration
  • Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Programs
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (RN to BSN completion)
  • Master of Science in Management - Healthcare Management
  • Master of Science in Information Technology - Network Management
  • A degree from CTU connects you to what matters most: powerful professional network, real-world professional faculty and innovative technology. Once you earn your degree you hit the ground running.
Programs
  • MS in Information Management
  • MS in Library and Information Science
Programs
  • Executive Master of Health Administration
  • Master of Public Health
  • Located in the heart of Washington, D.C. the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University is dedicated to advancing the health of local, national and global communities.

    You need to have a Bachelor’s degree to be qualified for this school.

Programs
  • Master of Science in Communicative Sciences and Disorders

Kotzebue High Schools

(Sorted by Number of Students)

KOTZEBUE MIDDLE/HIGH SCHOOL
744 THIRD AVE.
907-442-3341
Serves 440 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 15.7

NW ARCTIC DIST. WIDE CORRESP.
744 THIRD AVE.
907-442-3472
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 8 students.

Study Online in Kotzebue
Matching School Ads

Career and College Resources

Real-World Career Reports
Career References and Original Articles
College Directories and Lists
Additional Resources
Info for Kotzebue Government Officials


Are you an official in the Kotzebue government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top