Wainwright, Alaska

Wainwright: City in Alaska

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Quick Facts about Wainwright

Population : 577
Country : United States of America
State : Alaska (United States)
Postal code : 99782
Phone Area Codes : 99782
Water as percent of area : 58.31%
Land as percent of area : 41.69%
Altitude : 26 feet / 8 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1904 (118 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Anchorage
Local time : 21:59:21 (5th December 2022)

Geography

Wainwright is located at 70°38'13"N 160°2'18"W (70.6369400, -160.0383300).

Wainwright map

Demographics

Year Population % Change Method
2010 556 - census
2011 566 1.77% estimation process
2012 578 2.08% estimation process
2013 585 1.2% estimation process
2014 584 -0.17% estimation process
2015 585 0.17% estimation process
2016 576 -1.56% estimation process
2017 585 1.54% estimation process
2018 589 0.68% estimation process
2019 587 -0.34% estimation process
2020 577 -1.73% estimation process

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 9,832
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 9,430
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 4.3%
April 1, 2020 Population : 11,031
April 1, 2010 Population : 9,430
People under 5 years old, percentage : 7.9%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 26.8%
People over 65 (%) : 7.5%
Female persons, % : 37.6%
White only, percent : 32.7%
Black or African American alone, percent : 1.6%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 53.2%
Asians alone % : 5.5%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 1.8%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 5.3%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 4.3%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 30.9%
2015-2019 Veterans : 509
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 6.3%
Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 2,631

Wainwright zip code is 99782. County name: North Slope, County fips: 02185

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Economic Facts

Residential units, July 1, 2019 : 2,631
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 52.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $152,500
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $1,294
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $400
2015-2019 median gross rent : $1,000
Permits for construction, 2020 : 38
2015-2019 Households : 1,979
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.36
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 85.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 32.9%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 86.2%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 69.8%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 89.7%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 16.5%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 7.5%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 13.2%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 79.0%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 72.8%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 132,940
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 94,922
2012 total retail sales per capita : $9,844
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 6.1
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $79,306
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $48,730
Percentage of people living in poverty : 11.4%
Total number of employer establishments, 2019 : 153
2019 total employment : 4,744
2019 total annual payroll ($1,000) : 539,693
Total employment, change in percentage terms, 2018-2019 : 10.0%
2018 total non-employer establishments : 276
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 331
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 151
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 106
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 193
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 104
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : F
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 269
2010 population per square mile : 0.1
2010 land area in square miles : 88,695.41

Post offices near Wainwright

Post Office Name City ZIP
Wainwrigh Post Office Wainwright (AK) 99782

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