Kachemak, Alaska Population 2021

488
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Kachemak is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 488, it is the 58th largest city in Alaska and the 13424th largest city in the United States . Kachemak is currently declining at a rate of -0.20% annually but its population has increased by since the most recent census, which recorded a population of in 2010. Kachemak reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 2 miles, Kachemak has a population density of 295 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kachemak is $77,051 with a poverty rate of 13.71%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,317 per month, and the median house value is $298,400. The median age in Kachemak is 48.7 years, 47.5 years for males, and 50.1 years for females.

Kachemak Demographics

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

  • White: 83.76%
  • Two or more races: 10.97%
  • Asian: 2.53%
  • Native American: 1.69%
  • Black or African American: 1.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Kachemak, Alaska is 488 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 490.

Kachemak, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White39783.76%
Two or More Races5210.97%
Asian122.53%
American Indian and Alaska Native81.69%
Black or African American51.05%
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Kachemak Population by Race

Kachemak Population Pyramid $2021

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Kachemak Median Age

48.7


Total

47.5


Male

50.1


Female

Kachemak Adults

There are 396 adults, (118 of whom are seniors) in Kachemak.

Kachemak Age Dependency

70.5

Age Dependency Ratio

42.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Kachemak Sex Ratio

Female

226

47.68%

Male

248

52.32%

Kachemak Population by Age

Kachemak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kachemak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male0%100%
Female50%50%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
All77.5%22.5%
Married86.8%13.2%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Kachemak Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2002.3577.5
Married1362.7986.8
Non Family561.360.7
Female61.8350
Male22.50

2.69

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

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Kachemak Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade41.10%
9th to 12th Grade82.19%
High School Graduate9024.66%
Some College8523.29%
Associates Degree4010.96%
Bachelors Degree8322.74%
Graduate Degree5515.07%
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Kachemak Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Kachemak Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White319316135
2+ Races1717
Asian126
Hispanic993
Native American85

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.32%.

Kachemak Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,389$$31,641
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$30,139$21,500$31,250
Some College$31,944$52,813$30,893
Bachelors Degree$35,417$26,750$
Graduate Degree$48,750$$

$31,389

Average Earnings

$

Average Male

$31,641

Average Female

Kachemak Earnings by Educational Attainment

Kachemak Language by Age

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Kachemak Language

90.07% of Kachemak residents speak only English, while 9.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.31% of the population.

Kachemak Language

Kachemak Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3885614.43%
Hispanic14535.71%
Black55100.00%
Native8450.00%

13.71%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.11%

Male Poverty Rate

13.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kachemak

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kachemak is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kachemak is White, with 14.43% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.32%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.33%.

Kachemak Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade25.00%
High School16.67%
Some College8.00%
Bachelors or Greater7.25%

Kachemak Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed6.09%
Female Employed5.77%

Kachemak Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Kachemak Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,167$77,051
Families$81,071$89,703
Married Families$83,750-
Non Families$22,500$43,829
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Income by Household Type

Kachemak Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

70.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

67.1%

Male Marriage Rate

75.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Kachemak Married by Age and Sex

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Kachemak 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 55-64.

Kachemak Marital Status by Race

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Kachemak Marital Status

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34

Number of Veterans

32

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
World War II7
First Gulf War3
Korea
Second Gulf War

Kachemak Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
75+15
65 to 7414
35 to 543
55 to 642
18 to 34

Kachemak Veterans by Age

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Kachemak Veterans by Race

Kachemak Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.18%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kachemak Veterans by Education

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54.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

1.4%

Unemployment Rate

Kachemak Employment by Age

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Kachemak Employment by Race

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Kachemak 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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32.70%

Born in Kachemak

95.78%

Native Born

4.22%

Foreign Born

0.84%

Non Citizen

3.38%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.78% of Kachemak residents were born in the United States, with 32.70% having been born in Alaska. 0.84% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Kachemak Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021488-1-0.20%
2020489-1-0.20%
2019490-1-0.20%
2018491-1-0.20%
2017492-1-0.20%
201649320.41%
201549120.41%
201448920.41%
201348710.21%
201248640.83%
201148251.05%
20104770.00%

Kachemak Population by Year