Alakanuk, Alaska Population 2020

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Alakanuk is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 785, it is the 37th largest city in Alaska and the 11367th largest city in the United States. Alakanuk is currently growing at a rate of 0.77% annually and its population has increased by 15.95% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 677 in 2010. Spanning over 42 miles, Alakanuk has a population density of 24 people per square mile.

The average household income in Alakanuk is $50,155 with a poverty rate of 39.52%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $769 per month, and the median house value is $95,800. The median age in Alakanuk is 20.8 years, 19.5 years for males, and 22.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 106.7 males.

Alakanuk Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Alakanuk was:

  • Native American: 94.15%
  • White: 2.27%
  • Two or more races: 2.03%
  • Asian: 1.55%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Alakanuk, Alaska is 785, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 773.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 677.

Alakanuk, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native78894.15%
White192.27%
Two or More Races172.03%
Asian131.55%
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Alakanuk Population Pyramid 2020

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Alakanuk Median Age

20.8


Total

19.5


Male

22.1


Female

Alakanuk Adults

There are 471 adults, (58 of whom are seniors) in Alakanuk.

Alakanuk Age Dependency

102.7

Age Dependency Ratio

14

Old Age Dependency Ratio

88.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Alakanuk Sex Ratio

Female

405

48.39%

Male

432

51.61%

Alakanuk Households and Families

Alakanuk Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Alakanuk Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female92.1%7.9%
Married88.6%11.4%
Non Family86.7%13.3%
All86.3%13.7%
Male70.4%29.6%

86.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1684.9886.3
Married885.5288.6
Female385.0892.1
Male275.1970.4
Non Family151.286.7

5.18

Average Family Size

4.98

Average Household Size

13.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Alakanuk Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade4612.67%
9th to 12th Grade7520.66%
High School Graduate17347.66%
Some College5515.15%
Associates Degree41.10%
Bachelors Degree61.65%
Graduate Degree41.10%
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Alakanuk Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American34022910
Asian138
White85
Multiple Races2

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 67.35%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 2.94%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$13,750$12,222$15,909
Less Than High School$3,958$2,500$4,333
High School Grad$16,875$12,132$25,227
Some College$18,125$16,250$18,750
Bachelors Degree$48,750$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$13,750

Average Earnings

$12,222

Average Male

$15,909

Average Female

Alakanuk Language

Alakanuk Language by Age

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Alakanuk Language

68.45% of Alakanuk residents speak only English, while 31.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 29.77% of the population.

Alakanuk Poverty

Alakanuk Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native78631039.44%
White191684.21%
Multiple17423.53%

39.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

41.86%

Male Poverty Rate

37.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Alakanuk

The race most likely to be in poverty in Alakanuk is White, with 84.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Alakanuk is Multiple, with 23.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.93%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 48.41%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School47.93%
Some College23.73%
High School23.12%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed64.44%
Male Unemployed47.22%
Male Employed16.46%
Female Employed13.40%

Alakanuk Income

Alakanuk Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$36,250$50,155
Families$36,042$49,812
Married Families$56,250-
Non Families$21,563$26,013
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Alakanuk Marital Status

Alakanuk Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.4%

Male Marriage Rate

38.3%

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 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Alakanuk Marital Status by Race

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Alakanuk Veterans

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27

Number of Veterans

23

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War11
Vietnam10
Second Gulf War10
World War II
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 549
65 to 748
55 to 644
18 to 344
75+2
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Alakanuk Veterans by Education

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25.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Alakanuk Employment Status

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57.5%

Labor Force Participation

34.5%

Employment Rate

39.9%

Unemployment Rate

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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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98.21%

Born in Alaska

98.45%

Native Born

1.55%

Foreign Born

1.08%

Non Citizen

0.48%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.45% of Alakanuk residents were born in the United States, with 98.21% having been born in Alaska. 1.08% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202078560.77%
201977960.78%
201877381.05%
201776560.79%
2016759-8-1.04%
2015767141.86%
2014753111.48%
2013742131.78%
2012729101.39%
2011719416.05%
20106780.00%