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Kaktovik is in North Slope Borough.
The community name derives from Eskimo term for "place to fish."
The latitude of Kaktovik is 70.131N. The longitude is -143.623W.It is in the Alaska Standard time zone. Elevation is 36 feet.
The estimated population, in 2003, was 284.
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1% of Kaktovik residents report German ancestry, and 3% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Kaktovik ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Kaktovik was $22,031, compared with $21,587 nationally.
16% of Kaktovik residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Kaktovik, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $475. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $900.
Libraries in Kaktovik include Harold Kaveolook School/Community Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Kaktovik workers is 3 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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