Chena Ridge, Alaska Population 2022

6,059
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Chena Ridge is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 6,059, it is the 16th largest city in Alaska and the 5854th largest city in the United States. Chena Ridge is currently growing at a rate of 0.36% annually and its population has increased by 0.73% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,015 in 2020. Spanning over 37 miles, Chena Ridge has a population density of 166 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chena Ridge is $123,334 with a poverty rate of 3.66%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $933 per month, and the median house value is $273,300. The median age in Chena Ridge is 38.1 years, 41.2 years for males, and 37 years for females.

Chena Ridge Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chena Ridgewas:

  • White: 69.95%
  • Native American: 11.63%
  • Two or more races: 10.42%
  • Other race: 3.82%
  • Asian: 2.37%
  • Black or African American: 1.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chena Ridge, Alaska is 6,059 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 6,015.

Chena Ridge, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,10169.95%
Black or African American1061.81%
American Indian and Alaska Native68211.63%
Asian1392.37%
Some Other Race2243.82%
Two or More Races61110.42%
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Chena Ridge Population by Race

Chena Ridge Population Pyramid 2022

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Chena Ridge Median Age

36.9


Total

35.8


Male

38.2


Female

Chena Ridge Adults

There are 4,338 adults, (606 of whom are seniors) in Chena Ridge.

Chena Ridge Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Chena Ridge Sex Ratio

Female

2,788

47.55%

Male

3,075

52.45%

Chena Ridge Population by Age

Chena Ridge Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chena Ridge Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All67.2%32.8%
Female60%40%
Male44.7%55.3%
Non Family43.5%56.5%

67.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chena Ridge Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,4012.4467.2
Married1,1983.3789.6
Male1032.8744.7
Female952.9260
Non Family1,0051.2443.5

3.27

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

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Chena Ridge Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade360.93%
9th to 12th Grade441.14%
High School Graduate65016.80%
Some College94124.32%
Associates Degree1934.99%
Bachelors Degree95024.55%
Graduate Degree1,05527.27%
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Chena Ridge Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chena Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black929292
Asian13913992
Hispanic167167104
White2,8872,8341,544
Other Race13913969
2+ Races249249114
Native American34331680

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Chena Ridge Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,510$74,747$55,028
Less Than 9th Grade$31,510$$
High School Graduate$37,287$$35,991
Some College$62,304$69,405$56,585
Bachelors Degree$53,810$64,868$45,737
Graduate Degree$84,071$95,847$66,136

$63,510

Average Earnings

$74,747

Average Male

$55,028

Average Female

Chena Ridge Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chena Ridge Language by Age

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Chena Ridge Language

91.69% of Chena Ridge residents speak only English, while 8.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Chena Ridge Language

Chena Ridge Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black1061413.21%
Multiple611274.42%
White4,0691513.71%
Native68281.17%
Other14NaN%

3.66%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.83%

Male Poverty Rate

2.37%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chena Ridge

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chena Ridge is Black, with 13.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chena Ridge 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 4.06%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.64%.

Chena Ridge Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
High School9.85%
Some College2.12%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Chena Ridge Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed1.58%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed2.96%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Chena Ridge Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chena Ridge Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$96,838$121,234
Families$117,292$149,106
Married Families$124,250-
Non Families$64,385$81,299
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Income by Household Type

Chena Ridge Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Chena Ridge Married by Age and Sex

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Chena Ridge Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Chena Ridge Marital Status by Race

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Chena Ridge Marital Status

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614

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War193
First Gulf War233
Vietnam131
Korea
World War II

Chena Ridge Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3488
35 to 54309
55 to 6462
65 to 74155
75+

Chena Ridge Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White51416.19%
Native American449.69%
Other Race5640.29%
Hispanic6237.13%

Chena Ridge Veterans by Race

Chena Ridge Veterans by Education

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3.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.92%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chena Ridge Veterans by Education

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75.6%

Labor Force Participation

71.2%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Chena Ridge Employment by Age

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Chena Ridge Employment by Race

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Chena Ridge 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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35.90%

Born in Chena Ridge

94.54%

Native Born

5.46%

Foreign Born

1.18%

Non Citizen

4.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.54% of Chena Ridge residents were born in the United States, with 35.90% having been born in Alaska. 1.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Chena Ridge Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20105,7910.00%
20115,813220.38%
20125,835220.38%
20135,857220.38%
20145,879220.38%
20155,901220.37%
20165,923220.37%
20175,945220.37%
20185,967220.37%
20195,989220.37%
20206,015260.43%
20216,037220.37%
20226,059220.36%

Chena Ridge Population by Year