Newtok, Alaska 

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Population

181

-12.7% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

12.2%

Median Income

$42,500

Median Home Price

$279,300

Median Age

24.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.5 / 2.1

summer / winter

United States / Alaska / No Metro Area / Bethel Census Area / Newtok / Zip Codes

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Best Places to Live in Newtok, Alaska

Living in Newtok, AK, is not for the faint of heart. The town is located in a harsh environment, where temperatures can drop to -40 degrees Celsius in the winter and rise to 30 degrees Celsius in the summer. The town faces many challenges due to its remote location and its proximity to melting permafrost and eroding shorelines. Its population has also been steadily declining over time, making it a small but tight-knit community. Despite the cold weather, dwindling population, and environmental concerns, Newtok remains a resilient place with a strong culture that is deeply rooted in traditional Alaska Native values. Residents of Newtok enjoy an abundance of natural resources such as migratory birds, fish, and wildlife that offer year-round recreation opportunities for locals and visitors alike. For those who are up for the challenge of living in a remote area and facing extreme weather conditions, Newtok is an ideal destination.

State: Alaska
County: Bethel Census Area
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Newtok
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Cost of Living: 3.2% higher


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Newtok, Ak Housing Market
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Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Newtok is 12.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Newtok jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Newtok's cost of living is 3.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Newtok's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, June and August are the most pleasant months in Newtok, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Bethel Borough flipped overwhelmingly Democratic, 60.0% to 32.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Newtok's population is 181 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 12.7%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 0.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Newtok is Real Estate: $279,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.0%.

SCHOOLS
Newtok public schools spend $41,433 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.8 students per teacher in Newtok. More Education



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Housing Market in Newtok

It's a good time to buy in Newtok. Home Appreciation is up 7.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Newtok is $279,300.
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