It is also the hometown of "Texas style" country music singer/songwriter/guitarist Derek Johnson. He now resides on the outskirts of Nashville, Tennessee.
There were 226 households out of which 35.4% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.3% were married couples living together, 12.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 26.5% were non-families. 24.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.3% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.58 and the average family size was 3.09.
In the town the population was spread out with 26.3% under the age of 18, 10.8% from 18 to 24, 29.2% from 25 to 44, 21.0% from 45 to 64, and 12.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 35 years. For every 100 females there were 92.7 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 79.5 males.
The median income for a household in the town was $33,214, and the median income for a family was $41,667. Males had a median income of $31,058 versus $22,143 for females. The per capita income for the town was $16,158. About 7.7% of families and 7.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 7.8% of those under age 18 and 15.9% of those age 65 or over.
ALASKA REGULATORY COMMISSION ISSUES ORDER APPROVING APPLICATION TO DISCONTINUE SERVICE, GRANTING MOTION FOR EXPEDITED TREATMENT, CLOSING DOCKET
May 22, 2006; The Alaska Regulatory Commission issued the following order: Before Commissioners: Kate Giard Dave Harbour Mark K. Johnson...