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Demographics

People

Total Population2,401
Male Share of the Population50.7%
Female Share of the Population49.3%
Senior Citizens19.7%
Employed Population 16+1,033
Age of the Population49

Families

% of people married52.8%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher20.3%
Median Earnings25+$36,892
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,691
Median Earnings With High School Degree$30,789

Wealth

Median Family Income$62,188
% Above Poverty Level90.1%
% Below Poverty Level9.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time10 minutes
% Working from Home8.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work16.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.9%

Housing

People Living Alone29.9%
Median Gross Rent$759
Median House Value$183,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)41.6%
Irish10.5%
English10%
Norwegian8.5%
Swedish3.1%
Polish2.5%
French Except Basque2.5%
Scottish2.2%
Dutch1.6%
Russian1.3%
Welsh1.2%
Italian1.1%
Danishn1%
Czech0.9%
Finnish0.6%
Ukrainian0.5%
Syrian0.5%
Arab0.5%
Canadian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Belgian0.2%
Bulgarian0.2%
Icelander0.2%
Lithuanian0.2%
Hungarian0.1%
Croatian0.1%
German0.1%
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Wrangell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Wrangell City and Borough
P.O. Box Zip Codes99929
Phone Area Codes907
Time Zone
Approximate Latitude56.41
Approximate Longitude-131.61

Wrangell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationWRANGELL AP
Distance1.7 miles
Jan Temp25 to 35 F
Apr Temp36 to 50 F
Jul Temp50 to 65 F
Oct Temp40 to 50 F
Annual Precip79.3 inches
StationBEAVER FALLS
Distance82.5 miles
Jan Temp28 to 36 F
Apr Temp36 to 50 F
Jul Temp52 to 65 F
Oct Temp41 to 50 F
Annual Precip149.3 inches
StationLITTLE PORT WALTER
Distance87 miles
Jan Temp29 to 37 F
Apr Temp35 to 47 F
Jul Temp49 to 62 F
Oct Temp40 to 50 F
Annual Precip225.5 inches

Wrangell Public Libraries

Irene Ingle Public Library
124 SECOND STREET
Wrangell, Alaska
(907) 874-3535

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Wrangell Hospitals

Wrangell Medical Center And Ltc
(Government - Local)
310 Bennet Street
(907) 874-7000

Wrangell Public Schools

Alaska Virtual Academy
Reid Street
ZIP: 99929
Evergreen Elementary
350 Bennett Street
ZIP: 99929
Primary
Total Enrollment 127
Stikine Middle School
312 Church Street
ZIP: 99929
Middle
Total Enrollment 63
Wrangell High School
Reid Street
ZIP: 99929
High
Total Enrollment 87
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