Atka is a city located in Aleutians West County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 51, it is the 282nd largest city in Alaska and the 28074th largest city in the United States. Atka is currently declining at a rate of -1.92% annually and its population has decreased by -3.77% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 53 in 2020. Spanning over 36 miles, Atka has a population density of 6 people per square mile.
The average household income in Atka is $69,508 with a poverty rate of 16.28%. 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.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Atkawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 12.50%.
66.67% of Atka residents speak only English, while 33.33% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 33.33% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Atka is Native, with 17.50% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Atka is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 11.11%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.67%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Atka
100.00% of Atka residents were born in the United States, with 100.00% 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.