Valdez, AK

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640 Vital Statistics. 24 Condition Alerts found.

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Valdez Profile


Overview

Valdez is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 3,870 people and just one neighborhood, Valdez is the 16th largest community in Alaska.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Valdez is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Valdez is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Valdez who work in office and administrative support (21.39%), management occupations (10.93%), and law enforcement and fire fighting (10.01%).


Setting & Lifestyle

Valdez is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.

Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 11.12 minutes getting to work every day.

Valdez Demographics

The overall education level of Valdez is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.68% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Valdez in 2010 was $34,619, which is wealthy relative to Alaska and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $138,476 for a family of four. However, Valdez contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Valdez is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Valdez home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Valdez residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Valdez include Irish, English, Polish, and French Canadian.

The most common language spoken in Valdez is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

 

total Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

violent Crime Index

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

Violent Crime Index By Type

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Valdez 0.101011101001110
Alaska 7.30

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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Valdez VIOLENT CRIMES

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Valdez 0.101011101001110
Alaska 28.18

My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Property Crime

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Valdez Property CRIMES

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Crimes Per Square Mile

Crime
Valdez 0.101011101001110
Alaska 8

Neighborhood Public School Data

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School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 2 districts:

VALDEZ CITY SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


Schools in District


Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Alaska

(10 is best)

Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
George H. Gilson Middle School
357 Robe River Drive
Valdez, AK, 99686
06-08
Hermon Hutchens Elementary School
1009 West Klutina
Valdez, AK, 99686
PK-05
Valdez Home School
1112 West Klutina Street
Valdez, AK, 99686
PK-12
Valdez High School
319 Robe River Drive
Valdez, AK, 99686
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.5% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 22.8% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.7% 6.4%

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CHUGACH SCHOOL DISTRICT


Students Enrolled in This District


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Students Per Classroom

District Quality Compared to Alaska

(10 is best)

Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AK Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Tatitlek Community School
Main Street
Tatitlek, AK, 99677
PK-12
Whittier Community School
Portage Street
Whittier, AK, 99693
PK-12
Chenega Bay School
Main Street
Chenega Bay, AK, 99574
PK-12
Focus Homeschool School
9312 Vanguard Dr
Anchorage, AK, 99507
PK-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 0.0% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 6.4%

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