The City of Noorvik is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Northwest Arctic Borough at latitude 66.8279 and longitude -161.0292. Northwest Arctic Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 3 feet.
The formal official name is the City of Noorvik, but most people and references simply refer to it as Noorvik, Alaska.
The P1 Census Class Code for Noorvik indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
The formal boundaries for the City of Noorvik (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.42 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Noorvik: Nurvik, Nuurvik, Oksik.
|Population in Households||671|
|Population in Familes||584|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||4.3|
|Average Family Size||5|
|Total Housing Units||173 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||83 (48.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||73 (42.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||17 ( 9.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$115,909|
|Average Home Value||$212,651|
|Median Household Income||$47,843|
|Average Household Income||$62,053|
|Per Capita Income||$15,687|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||4.08%|
The table below compares Noorvik to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 95||73rd|
|Population Density1||# 11||97th|
|Diversity Index2||# 247||31st|
|Median Household Income||# 165||54th|
|Per Capita Income||# 254||29th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.