King Cove, Alaska Population 2021

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King Cove is a city located in Aleutians East County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 956, it is the 29th largest city in Alaska and the 10499th largest city in the United States . King Cove is currently declining at a rate of -2.25% annually but its population has increased by 1.92% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 938 in 2010. King Cove reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 29 miles, King Cove has a population density of 39 people per square mile.

The average household income in King Cove is $78,604 with a poverty rate of 13.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $923 per month, and the median house value is $121,000. The median age in King Cove is 41 years, 38.2 years for males, and 46.8 years for females.

King Cove Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of King Covewas:

  • Native American: 56.23%
  • Asian: 20.66%
  • White: 11.07%
  • Two or more races: 7.50%
  • Black or African American: 2.35%
  • Other race: 2.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of King Cove, Alaska is 956 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,000.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 938.

King Cove, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native64556.23%
Asian23720.66%
White12711.07%
Two or More Races867.50%
Black or African American272.35%
Some Other Race252.18%
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King Cove Population by Race

King Cove Population Pyramid $2021

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King Cove Median Age

41


Total

38.2


Male

46.8


Female

King Cove Adults

There are 942 adults, (114 of whom are seniors) in King Cove.

King Cove Age Dependency

38.5

Age Dependency Ratio

13.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Child Dependency Ratio

King Cove Sex Ratio

Female

465

40.54%

Male

682

59.46%

King Cove Population by Age

King Cove Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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King Cove Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male38.3%61.7%
Non Family58.5%41.5%
Female62.5%37.5%
All62.7%37.3%
Married76.9%23.1%

62.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

King Cove Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3112.7862.7
Non Family1231.3758.5
Married1173.3876.9
Male473.4538.3
Female245.8362.5

3.44

Average Family Size

2.78

Average Household Size

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King Cove Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade657.80%
9th to 12th Grade536.36%
High School Graduate42350.78%
Some College16619.93%
Associates Degree394.68%
Bachelors Degree627.44%
Graduate Degree253.00%
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King Cove Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

King Cove Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American42734519
Asian22921132
White818136
Hispanic4931
2+ Races3131
Black2727
Other Race197

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 44.44%.

King Cove Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$34,519$47,721$23,667
Less Than 9th Grade$17,143$$17,344
High School Graduate$31,607$39,167$16,438
Some College$48,047$50,938$31,518
Bachelors Degree$51,667$66,563$
Graduate Degree$35,917$$35,667

$34,519

Average Earnings

$47,721

Average Male

$23,667

Average Female

King Cove Earnings by Educational Attainment

King Cove Language by Age

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King Cove Language

70.68% of King Cove residents speak only English, while 29.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 21.37% of the population.

King Cove Language

King Cove Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native64513420.78%
Asian23783.38%
White10088.00%
Multiple8666.98%

13.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.85%

Male Poverty Rate

17.63%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in King Cove

The race most likely to be in poverty in King Cove is Native, with 20.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in King Cove is Asian, with 3.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.67%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.70%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.46%.

King Cove Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.49%
High School13.00%
Some College7.80%
Bachelors or Greater2.30%

King Cove Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed76.92%
Male Unemployed36.36%
Female Employed8.95%
Male Employed4.29%

King Cove Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

King Cove Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,229$78,604
Families$74,444$83,781
Married Families$89,821-
Non Families$51,042$59,962
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Income by Household Type

King Cove Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

42.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.6%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

King Cove Married by Age and Sex

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King Cove 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 45-54.

King Cove Marital Status by Race

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King Cove Marital Status

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33

Number of Veterans

29

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
World War II4
First Gulf War3
Korea
Second Gulf War

King Cove Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7417
55 to 649
75+4
35 to 543
18 to 34

King Cove Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White1613.91%
Native American153.04%
2+ Races24.00%

King Cove Veterans by Race

King Cove Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

9.09%

Veteran Disability Rate

King Cove Veterans by Education

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76.6%

Labor Force Participation

73%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

King Cove Employment by Age

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King Cove Employment by Race

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King Cove 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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59.72%

Born in King Cove

75.24%

Native Born

24.76%

Foreign Born

15.61%

Non Citizen

9.15%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

75.24% of King Cove residents were born in the United States, with 59.72% having been born in Alaska. 15.61% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

King Cove Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021956-22-2.25%
2020978-22-2.20%
20191,000-22-2.15%
20181,022-21-2.01%
20171,043323.17%
20161,011-5-0.49%
20151,016100.99%
20141,0060.00%
20131,006161.62%
2012990121.23%
2011978313.27%
20109470.00%

King Cove Population by Year