Gakona, Alaska Population 2021

154
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Gakona is a city located in Valdez-Cordova County Alaska. Gakona has a 2020 population of 154. Gakona is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -29.36% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 218 in 2010. Gakona reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Gakona is $62,735 with a poverty rate of 29.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $425 per month, and the median house value is $656,300. The median age in Gakona is 42.1 years, 42.3 years for males, and 39.1 years for females.

Gakona Demographics

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

  • White: 68.18%
  • Native American: 30.52%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Gakona, Alaska is 154 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 154.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 218.

Gakona, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10568.18%
American Indian and Alaska Native4730.52%
Two or More Races21.30%
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Gakona Population by Race

Gakona Population Pyramid $2021

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Gakona Median Age

42.1


Total

42.3


Male

39.1


Female

Gakona Adults

There are 123 adults, (14 of whom are seniors) in Gakona.

Gakona Age Dependency

41.3

Age Dependency Ratio

12.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Gakona Sex Ratio

Female

51

33.12%

Male

103

66.88%

Gakona Population by Age

Gakona Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gakona Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female0%100%
All78.9%21.1%
Non Family83.9%16.1%
Married100%0%
Male100%0%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gakona Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All572.778.9
Non Family31083.9
Married174100
Female76.430
Male25100

3.5

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

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Gakona Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate5652.34%
Some College1110.28%
Associates Degree76.54%
Bachelors Degree2927.10%
Graduate Degree43.74%
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Gakona Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gakona Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White848431
Native American2121
2+ Races222

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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

Gakona Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$71,667$81,563$
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$$$
Some College$65,625$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$71,667

Average Earnings

$81,563

Average Male

$

Average Female

Gakona Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gakona Language by Age

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Gakona Language

95.83% of Gakona residents speak only English, while 4.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.78% of the population.

Gakona Language

Gakona Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native474085.11%
White10143.96%

29.33%

Overall Poverty Rate

32.32%

Male Poverty Rate

23.53%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gakona

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gakona is Native, with 85.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gakona is White, with 3.96% 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 65.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.75%.

Gakona Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School25.00%
Some College16.67%
Bachelors or Greater12.12%
Less Than 9th GradeNaN%

Gakona Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Employed27.27%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Gakona Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gakona Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households-$62,735
Families$98,750$116,508
Married Families$150,938-
Non Families$13,750$16,710
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Income by Household Type

Gakona Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

20.0%

Male Marriage Rate

72.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Gakona Married by Age and Sex

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Gakona Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Gakona Marital Status by Race

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Gakona Marital Status

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29

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Korea4
Vietnam1
World War II
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Gakona Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6424
75+4
65 to 741
35 to 54
18 to 34

Gakona Veterans by Age

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Gakona Veterans by Race

Gakona Veterans by Education

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13.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gakona Veterans by Education

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35.8%

Labor Force Participation

32.5%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Gakona Employment by Age

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Gakona Employment by Race

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Gakona 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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55.84%

Born in Gakona

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Gakona residents were born in the United States, with 55.84% 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.

Gakona Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211540.00%
20201540.00%
201915464.05%
20181483328.70%
2017115-51-30.72%
2016166-39-19.02%
20152054225.77%
2014163-34-17.26%
2013197-27-12.05%
2012224-9-3.86%
2011233156.88%
20102180.00%

Gakona Population by Year