Atka, Alaska Population 2021

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Atka is a city located in Aleutians West County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 79, it is the 136th largest city in Alaska and the 18657th largest city in the United States . Atka is currently declining at a rate of -1.25% annually but its population has increased by 29.51% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 61 in 2010. Atka reached it's highest population of 84 in 2017. Spanning over 36 miles, Atka has a population density of 9 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atka is $69,508 with a poverty rate of 13.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $95,000. The median age in Atka is 25.1 years, 23.5 years for males, and 25.1 years for females.

Atka Demographics

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

  • Native American: 86.05%
  • White: 6.98%
  • Two or more races: 6.98%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Atka, Alaska is 79 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 82.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 61.

Atka, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native3786.05%
Two or More Races36.98%
White36.98%
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Atka Population by Race

Atka Population Pyramid $2021

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Atka Median Age

25.1


Total

23.5


Male

25.1


Female

Atka Adults

There are 28 adults, (2 of whom are seniors) in Atka.

Atka Age Dependency

65.4

Age Dependency Ratio

7.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Atka Sex Ratio

Female

25

58.14%

Male

18

41.86%

Atka Population by Age

Atka Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atka Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female100%0%
Male100%0%
Married100%0%
All66.7%33.3%
Non Family0%100%

66.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atka Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All123.5866.7
Non Family400
Male36100
Married33.67100
Female25100

3.75

Average Family Size

3.58

Average Household Size

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Atka Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate1568.18%
Some College522.73%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree14.55%
Graduate Degree14.55%
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Atka Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atka Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American16162
2+ Races33
White33

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 12.50%.

Atka Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,250$53,750$20,833
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$52,500$13,750
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$26,250

Average Earnings

$53,750

Average Male

$20,833

Average Female

Atka Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atka Language by Age

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Atka Language

67.57% of Atka residents speak only English, while 32.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 32.43% of the population.

Atka Language

Atka Poverty by Race

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13.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.56%

Male Poverty Rate

20.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atka

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atka is Native, with 16.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atka is Native, with 16.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.

Atka Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School13.33%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Atka Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed26.67%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed11.11%

Atka Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atka Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$48,750$69,508
Families-$77,675
Married Families--
Non Families--
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Income by Household Type

Atka Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

25.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

18.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Atka Married by Age and Sex

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Atka 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 55-64.

Atka Marital Status by Race

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Atka Marital Status

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2

Number of Veterans

2

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Atka Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 742
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34

Atka Veterans by Age

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Atka Veterans by Race

Atka Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atka Veterans by Education

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85.7%

Labor Force Participation

85.7%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Atka Employment by Age

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Atka Employment by Race

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Atka 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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93.02%

Born in Atka

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Atka residents were born in the United States, with 93.02% 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 Europe.

Atka Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202179-1-1.25%
202080-1-1.23%
201981-1-1.22%
201882-2-2.38%
201784912.00%
201675-2-2.60%
2015770.00%
20147768.45%
20137157.58%
20126658.20%
2011610.00%
2010610.00%

Atka Population by Year