Meadow Lakes, Alaska Population 2021

8,149
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Meadow Lakes is a city located in Alaska. Meadow Lakes has a 2020 population of 8,149. Meadow Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.65% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 7,570 in 2010. Meadow Lakes reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Meadow Lakes is $86,582 with a poverty rate of 11.08%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $985 per month, and the median house value is $232,600. The median age in Meadow Lakes is 34.1 years, 35.2 years for males, and 31.7 years for females.

Meadow Lakes Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Meadow Lakeswas:

  • White: 87.02%
  • Native American: 5.31%
  • Two or more races: 5.26%
  • Asian: 1.96%
  • Black or African American: 0.31%
  • Other race: 0.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Meadow Lakes, Alaska is 8,149 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,149.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 7,570.

Meadow Lakes, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,09187.02%
American Indian and Alaska Native4335.31%
Two or More Races4295.26%
Asian1601.96%
Black or African American250.31%
Some Other Race110.13%
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Meadow Lakes Population by Race

Meadow Lakes Population Pyramid $2021

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Meadow Lakes Median Age

34.1


Total

35.2


Male

31.7


Female

Meadow Lakes Adults

There are 5,935 adults, (979 of whom are seniors) in Meadow Lakes.

Meadow Lakes Age Dependency

64.4

Age Dependency Ratio

19.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Meadow Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

4,046

49.65%

Male

4,103

50.35%

Meadow Lakes Population by Age

Meadow Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Meadow Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female53.6%46.4%
Non Family62.9%37.1%
All78.5%21.5%
Male84.6%15.4%
Married91.6%8.4%

78.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Meadow Lakes Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5373.2178.5
Married1,3424.0891.6
Non Family8671.2862.9
Female1925.1253.6
Male1364.2484.6

4.03

Average Family Size

3.21

Average Household Size

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Meadow Lakes Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade510.97%
9th to 12th Grade2815.34%
High School Graduate2,07239.36%
Some College1,40926.77%
Associates Degree55910.62%
Bachelors Degree57810.98%
Graduate Degree3145.97%
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Meadow Lakes Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Meadow Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White4,3524,120754
Hispanic27625668
Native American2612358
2+ Races25423823
Asian1157722
Black252517
Other Race11

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 68.00%.

Meadow Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,529$57,682$31,210
Less Than 9th Grade$26,587$30,000$
High School Graduate$33,113$45,446$22,331
Some College$46,008$71,875$31,635
Bachelors Degree$42,011$62,500$34,702
Graduate Degree$78,750$102,250$53,333

$41,529

Average Earnings

$57,682

Average Male

$31,210

Average Female

Meadow Lakes Earnings by Educational Attainment

Meadow Lakes Language by Age

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Meadow Lakes Language

95.95% of Meadow Lakes residents speak only English, while 4.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.20% of the population.

Meadow Lakes Language

Meadow Lakes Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,65371110.69%
Multiple4298820.51%
Hispanic4435612.64%
Native422429.95%

11.08%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.32%

Male Poverty Rate

10.84%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Meadow Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Meadow Lakes is Multiple, with 20.51% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Meadow Lakes is Native, with 9.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.38%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.39%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.05%.

Meadow Lakes Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.78%
High School12.31%
Some College7.01%
Bachelors or Greater2.24%

Meadow Lakes Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed22.38%
Female Unemployed18.67%
Female Employed6.58%
Male Employed4.37%

Meadow Lakes Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Meadow Lakes Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$68,750$86,582
Families$88,833$102,946
Married Families$100,789-
Non Families$40,795$51,431
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Income by Household Type

Meadow Lakes Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

47.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.7%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Meadow Lakes Married by Age and Sex

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Meadow Lakes 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.

Meadow Lakes Marital Status by Race

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Meadow Lakes Marital Status

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839

Number of Veterans

744

Male Veterans

95

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam274
First Gulf War262
Second Gulf War228
Korea18
World War II

Meadow Lakes Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 64242
35 to 54203
65 to 74168
75+122
18 to 34104

Meadow Lakes Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White79215.41%
Hispanic4614.29%
2+ Races186.92%
Native American185.39%
Asian64.72%
Black520.00%

Meadow Lakes Veterans by Race

Meadow Lakes Veterans by Education

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5.36%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Meadow Lakes Veterans by Education

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62.6%

Labor Force Participation

56.1%

Employment Rate

9.5%

Unemployment Rate

Meadow Lakes Employment by Age

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Meadow Lakes Employment by Race

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Meadow Lakes 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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40.96%

Born in Meadow Lakes

96.85%

Native Born

3.15%

Foreign Born

1.06%

Non Citizen

2.10%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.85% of Meadow Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 40.96% having been born in Alaska. 1.06% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Meadow Lakes Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,1490.00%
20208,1490.00%
20198,1494936.44%
20187,656-9-0.12%
20177,665-29-0.38%
20167,6942703.64%
20157,4242853.99%
20147,13966410.25%
20136,475701.09%
20126,4051812.91%
20116,224-1,346-17.78%
20107,5700.00%

Meadow Lakes Population by Year