Chenega is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 55, it is the 276th largest city in Alaska and the 27956th largest city in the United States. Chenega is currently declining at a rate of -3.51% annually and its population has decreased by -6.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 59 in 2020. Spanning over 30 miles, Chenega has a population density of 2 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chenega is $74,808 with a poverty rate of 6.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $450 per month, and the median house value is $266,700. The median age in Chenega is 31.5 years, 33.4 years for males, and 27.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chenegawas:
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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 hispanic people with a rate of 100.00%.
90.91% of Chenega residents speak only English, while 9.09% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.09% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chenega is White, with 25.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chenega 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 30.00%, 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 Chenega
100.00% of Chenega residents were born in the United States, with 72.92% 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.