Alakanuk, Alaska Population 2022

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Alakanuk is a city located in Kusilvak County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 772, it is the 82nd largest city in Alaska and the 16504th largest city in the United States. Alakanuk is currently growing at a rate of 1.05% annually but its population has decreased by -27.38% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,063 in 2020. Spanning over 42 miles, Alakanuk has a population density of 24 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alakanuk is $48,766 with a poverty rate of 43.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $731 per month, and the median house value is $111,400. The median age in Alakanuk is 20.5 years, 19.6 years for males, and 21.6 years for females.

Alakanuk Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alakanukwas:

  • Native American: 99.44%
  • Two or more races: 0.47%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.09%
  • White: 0.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Alakanuk, Alaska is 772 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,063.

Alakanuk, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

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Alakanuk Population by Race

Alakanuk Population Pyramid 2022

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Alakanuk Median Age

22.2


Total

23


Male

22.1


Female

Alakanuk Adults

There are 613 adults, (43 of whom are seniors) in Alakanuk.

Alakanuk Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

7.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

78.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Alakanuk Sex Ratio

Female

475

44.68%

Male

588

55.32%

Alakanuk Population by Age

Alakanuk Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alakanuk Household Types

75.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Alakanuk Households and Families

4.64

Average Family Size

4.66

Average Household Size

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Alakanuk Households by Type

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Alakanuk Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Alakanuk Educational Attainment by Race

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The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 2.24%.

Alakanuk Educational Attainment by Race

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$20,750

Average Earnings

$21,091

Average Male

$16,250

Average Female

Alakanuk Earnings by Educational Attainment

Alakanuk Language by Age

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Alakanuk Language

73.61% of Alakanuk residents speak only English, while 26.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 26.39% of the population.

Alakanuk Language

Alakanuk Poverty by Race

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43.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

40.99%

Male Poverty Rate

46.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alakanuk

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alakanuk is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alakanuk is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 35.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 57.21%.

Alakanuk Poverty

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Alakanuk Poverty Rate by Education

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Alakanuk Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Alakanuk Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Alakanuk Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

30.9%

Male Marriage Rate

36.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Alakanuk Married by Age and Sex

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Alakanuk Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Alakanuk Marital Status by Race

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Alakanuk Marital Status

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26

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Alakanuk Veterans by War

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Alakanuk Veterans by Age

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Alakanuk Veterans by Race

Alakanuk Veterans by Education

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34.62%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.46%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alakanuk Veterans by Education

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52.4%

Labor Force Participation

35.7%

Employment Rate

31.9%

Unemployment Rate

Alakanuk Employment by Age

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Alakanuk Employment by Race

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Alakanuk Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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99.53%

Born in Alakanuk

99.91%

Native Born

0.09%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.09%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.91% of Alakanuk residents were born in the United States, with 99.53% having been born in Alaska. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Alakanuk Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Alakanuk Population by Year