Chignik Lagoon is a city located in Lake and Peninsula County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 70, it is the 258th largest city in Alaska and the 27523rd largest city in the United States. Chignik Lagoon is currently declining at a rate of -1.41% annually and its population has decreased by -2.78% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 72 in 2020. Spanning over 13 miles, Chignik Lagoon has a population density of 5 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chignik Lagoon is $84,704 with a poverty rate of 31.43%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is $187,500. The median age in Chignik Lagoon is 37.5 years, 39.5 years for males, and 20.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chignik Lagoonwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 40.00%.
93.75% of Chignik Lagoon residents speak only English, while 6.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 6.25% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chignik Lagoon is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chignik Lagoon is Multiple, with 28.57% 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 46.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.00%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Chignik Lagoon
100.00% of Chignik Lagoon residents were born in the United States, with 68.57% 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.