Mentasta Lake is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 131, it is the 220th largest city in Alaska and the 25839th largest city in the United States. Mentasta Lake is currently growing at a rate of 1.55% annually and its population has increased by 3.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 127 in 2020. Spanning over 303 miles, Mentasta Lake has a population density of 0 people per square mile.
The average household income in Mentasta Lake is $52,310 with a poverty rate of 19.55%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $347 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mentasta Lake is 31.8 years, 26.6 years for males, and 40.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Mentasta Lakewas:
85.77% of Mentasta Lake residents speak only English, while 14.23% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 14.23% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Mentasta Lake is Native, with 22.03% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Mentasta Lake is Other, with NaN% 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 27.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.76%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Mentasta Lake
100.00% of Mentasta Lake residents were born in the United States, with 88.72% 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.