Kachemak, Alaska Population 2020

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Kachemak is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 488, it is the 59th largest city in Alaska and the 13416th 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 493 in 2016. Spanning over 2 miles, Kachemak has a population density of 295 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kachemak is $81,141 with a poverty rate of 7.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,317 per month, and the median house value is $304,400. The median age in Kachemak is 50.8 years, 54.8 years for males, and 50.4 years for females. For every 100 females there are 109.4 males.

Kachemak Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Kachemak was:

  • White: 84.43%
  • Two or more races: 11.07%
  • Native American: 2.87%
  • Black or African American: 1.02%
  • Asian: 0.61%
  • 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 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41284.43%
Two or More Races5411.07%
American Indian and Alaska Native142.87%
Black or African American51.02%
Asian30.61%
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Kachemak Population Pyramid 2020

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Kachemak Median Age

50.8


Total

54.8


Male

50.4


Female

Kachemak Adults

There are 424 adults, (128 of whom are seniors) in Kachemak.

Kachemak Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

43.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Kachemak Sex Ratio

Female

233

47.75%

Male

255

52.25%

Kachemak Households and Families

Kachemak Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Kachemak Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.6%10.4%
All78.1%21.9%
Female62.5%37.5%
Male60%40%
Non Family58.8%41.2%

78.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2152.2578.1
Married1342.6889.6
Non Family681.3158.8
Female82.1362.5
Male53.660

2.62

Average Family Size

2.25

Average Household Size

4.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Kachemak Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade30.79%
9th to 12th Grade51.31%
High School Graduate7920.73%
Some College10627.82%
Associates Degree359.19%
Bachelors Degree9424.67%
Graduate Degree5915.49%
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Kachemak Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White336331150
Multiple Races1717
Native American1414
Hispanic11113
Asian3

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 44.64%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,477$56,250$31,875
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$32,386$59,375$32,045
Some College$31,625$51,667$30,536
Bachelors Degree$48,750$51,250$42,500
Graduate Degree$63,000$63,750$

$36,477

Average Earnings

$56,250

Average Male

$31,875

Average Female

Kachemak Language

Kachemak Language by Age

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Kachemak Language

93.87% of Kachemak residents speak only English, while 6.13% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.96% of the population.

Kachemak Poverty

Kachemak Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White401327.98%
Hispanic16531.25%
Black55100.00%

7.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.67%

Male Poverty Rate

8.58%

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 7.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.98%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.33%.

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Name Poverty
High School12.66%
Some College5.67%
Bachelors or Greater3.27%
Less Than High School0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.00%
Female Employed5.22%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed3.25%

Kachemak Income

Kachemak Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$77,083$81,141
Families$85,536$91,156
Married Families$86,786-
Non Families$31,250$58,934
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Kachemak Marital Status

Kachemak Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

64.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

61.7%

Male Marriage Rate

68.6%

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 Veterans

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40

Number of Veterans

35

Male Veterans

5

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam20
World War II10
First Gulf War3
Second Gulf War3
Korea
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Age Group Veterans
75+18
65 to 7414
55 to 648
35 to 54
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
White379.81%
2 or More312.00%

Kachemak Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

50.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kachemak Employment Status

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56%

Labor Force Participation

54.2%

Employment Rate

3.3%

Unemployment Rate

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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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32.58%

Born in Alaska

97.75%

Native Born

2.25%

Foreign Born

0.41%

Non Citizen

1.84%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.75% of Kachemak residents were born in the United States, with 32.58% having been born in Alaska. 0.41% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020488-1-0.20%
2019489-1-0.20%
2018490-2-0.41%
2017492-1-0.20%
201649320.41%
201549120.41%
201448920.41%
201348710.21%
201248640.83%
201148251.05%
20104770.00%