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Demographics

People

Total Population166
Male Share of the Population63.3%
Female Share of the Population36.7%
Senior Citizens4.8%
Employed Population 16+67
Age of the Population25

Families

% of people married19.1%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher4.9%
Median Earnings25+$16,875
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$8,750
Median Earnings With High School Degree$16,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$27,292
% Above Poverty Level62.8%
% Below Poverty Level37.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time8 minutes
% Working from Home9%
% Walking and Biking to Work58.2%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone40.7%
Median Gross Rent$575
Median House Value$0

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)98.8%
Irish1.8%
Welsh1.2%
German1.2%
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Wales Almanac

CategoryValue
County Nome Census Area
P.O. Box Zip Codes99783
Phone Area Codes907
Time ZoneAmerica/Nome
Approximate Latitude65.61
Approximate Longitude-168.09

Wales Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWALES
Distance19.4 miles
Jan Temp-7 to 7 F
Apr Temp3 to 16 F
Jul Temp43 to 52 F
Oct Temp25 to 33 F
Annual Precip11.4 inches
StationNOME AP
Distance97.9 miles
Jan Temp-2 to 13 F
Apr Temp12 to 27 F
Jul Temp47 to 59 F
Oct Temp23 to 34 F
Annual Precip16.5 inches
StationGALENA AP
Distance310.9 miles
Jan Temp-16 to -1 F
Apr Temp14 to 34 F
Jul Temp52 to 69 F
Oct Temp17 to 29 F
Annual Precip13 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brevig Mission417$29,750

Wales Public Schools

Wales School
490 Main Street
ZIP: 99783
Other
Total Enrollment 45
Sources :
Study Online in Wales
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