Chignik Lake is a city located in Lake and Peninsula County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 59, it is the 271st largest city in Alaska and the 27848th largest city in the United States. Chignik Lake is currently declining at a rate of -1.67% annually and its population has decreased by -3.28% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 61 in 2020. Spanning over 23 miles, Chignik Lake has a population density of 5 people per square mile.
The average household income in Chignik Lake is $41,470 with a poverty rate of 5.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Chignik Lake is 50.5 years, 39.8 years for males, and 51 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Chignik Lakewas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 73.91%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 66.67%.
90.48% of Chignik Lake residents speak only English, while 9.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.52% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Chignik Lake is Native, with 7.14% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Chignik Lake 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 9.52%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.50%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.
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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 Lake
100.00% of Chignik Lake residents were born in the United States, with 96.15% 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.