Chevak, Alaska Population 2021

1,077
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Chevak is a city located in Kusilvak County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 1,077, it is the 26th largest city in Alaska and the 10011th largest city in the United States . Chevak is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 14.82% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 938 in 2010. Chevak reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 1 miles, Chevak has a population density of 942 people per square mile.

The average household income in Chevak is $45,456 with a poverty rate of 34.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $60,700. The median age in Chevak is 28.4 years, 32 years for males, and 22.8 years for females.

Chevak Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chevakwas:

  • Native American: 87.75%
  • White: 11.38%
  • Two or more races: 0.58%
  • Other race: 0.29%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Chevak, Alaska is 1,077 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,077.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 938.

Chevak, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native91087.75%
White11811.38%
Two or More Races60.58%
Some Other Race30.29%
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Chevak Population by Race

Chevak Population Pyramid $2021

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Chevak Median Age

28.4


Total

32


Male

22.8


Female

Chevak Adults

There are 665 adults, (58 of whom are seniors) in Chevak.

Chevak Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

9.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

61.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Chevak Sex Ratio

Female

429

41.37%

Male

608

58.63%

Chevak Population by Age

Chevak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Chevak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female75.5%24.5%
Male81.1%18.9%
All84%16%
Non Family87.2%12.8%
Married91.1%8.9%

84.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Chevak Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1815.1584
Married567.4191.1
Female495.9475.5
Non Family391.3187.2
Male374.7681.1

5.77

Average Family Size

5.15

Average Household Size

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Chevak Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade233.97%
9th to 12th Grade7913.62%
High School Graduate37063.79%
Some College7713.28%
Associates Degree61.03%
Bachelors Degree111.90%
Graduate Degree142.41%
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Chevak Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Chevak Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American4593578
White11811817
Hispanic55
Other Race33

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 white people with a rate of 14.41%.

Chevak Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,625$$15,417
Less Than 9th Grade$10,455$10,469$10,417
High School Graduate$$$11,979
Some College$23,333$23,750$22,344
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$85,000$$

$26,625

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$15,417

Average Female

Chevak Earnings by Educational Attainment

Chevak Language by Age

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Chevak Language

41.98% of Chevak residents speak only English, while 58.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 57.28% of the population.

Chevak Language

Chevak Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native90735539.14%
White11843.39%

34.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

26.64%

Male Poverty Rate

46.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chevak

The race most likely to be in poverty in Chevak is Native, with 39.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chevak is White, with 3.39% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 37.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 41.70%.

Chevak Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade50.00%
High School27.57%
Some College15.66%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Chevak Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed52.63%
Female Employed31.53%
Male Unemployed31.25%
Male Employed7.91%

Chevak Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Chevak Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,625$45,456
Families$40,833$49,087
Married Families$58,333-
Non Families-$20,328
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Income by Household Type

Chevak Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

30.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.2%

Male Marriage Rate

20.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Chevak Married by Age and Sex

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Chevak 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 45-54.

Chevak Marital Status by Race

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Chevak Marital Status

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27

Number of Veterans

26

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War7
Vietnam5
First Gulf War3
World War II
Korea

Chevak Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6412
35 to 546
65 to 745
18 to 344
75+

Chevak Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American264.81%
White10.85%

Chevak Veterans by Race

Chevak Veterans by Education

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25.93%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.22%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chevak Veterans by Education

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56.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.8%

Employment Rate

17%

Unemployment Rate

Chevak Employment by Age

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Chevak Employment by Race

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Chevak 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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87.85%

Born in Chevak

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Chevak residents were born in the United States, with 87.85% 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.

Chevak Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,0770.00%
20201,0770.00%
20191,0770.00%
20181,077111.03%
20171,06680.76%
20161,058-5-0.47%
20151,063232.21%
20141,040151.46%
20131,025141.38%
20121,011131.30%
2011998646.85%
20109340.00%

Chevak Population by Year