Mentasta Lake, Alaska Population 2020

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Mentasta Lake is a city located in Alaska. Mentasta Lake has a 2020 population of 205. Mentasta Lake is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 83.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 112 in 2010. Mentasta Lake reached it's highest population of 231 in 2014.

The average household income in Mentasta Lake is $55,051 with a poverty rate of 28.29%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $617 per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Mentasta Lake is 40.6 years, 31.3 years for males, and 43.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 97.1 males.

Mentasta Lake Demographics

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

  • Native American: 89.76%
  • White: 10.24%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of Mentasta Lake, Alaska is 205, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 205.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 112.

Mentasta Lake, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native18489.76%
White2110.24%
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Mentasta Lake Population Pyramid 2020

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Mentasta Lake Median Age

40.6


Total

31.3


Male

43.3


Female

Mentasta Lake Adults

There are 163 adults, (33 of whom are seniors) in Mentasta Lake.

Mentasta Lake Age Dependency

57.7

Age Dependency Ratio

25.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Mentasta Lake Sex Ratio

Female

104

50.73%

Male

101

49.27%

Mentasta Lake Households and Families

Mentasta Lake Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Mentasta Lake Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.4%28.6%
All61.9%38.1%
Non Family53.3%46.7%
Female40%60%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All633.2561.9
Married282.5471.4
Non Family151.253.3
Female155.5340
Male56.6100

3.88

Average Family Size

3.25

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Mentasta Lake Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade127.74%
High School Graduate10668.39%
Some College138.39%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree2415.48%
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Mentasta Lake Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American13412213
White212111

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 52.38%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$23,625$22,625$27,000
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$23,625

Average Earnings

$22,625

Average Male

$27,000

Average Female

Mentasta Lake Language

Mentasta Lake Language by Age

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Mentasta Lake Language

80.30% of Mentasta Lake residents speak only English, while 19.70% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 19.70% of the population.

Mentasta Lake Poverty

Mentasta Lake Poverty by Race

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28.29%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.82%

Male Poverty Rate

38.46%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mentasta Lake

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mentasta Lake is Native, with 31.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mentasta Lake is Native, with 31.52% 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 22.03%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.97%.

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Name Poverty
High School33.96%
Less Than High School25.00%
Some College7.69%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed16.00%
Male Employed12.77%

Mentasta Lake Income

Mentasta Lake Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$49,219$55,051
Families$66,500$65,344
Married Families--
Non Families$13,958$21,167
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Mentasta Lake Marital Status

Mentasta Lake Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

33.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

32.9%

Male Marriage Rate

33.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Mentasta Lake Married by Age and Sex

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Mentasta Lake Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Mentasta Lake Marital Status by Race

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Mentasta Lake Veterans

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9

Number of Veterans

9

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam6
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
65 to 749
75+
55 to 64
35 to 54
18 to 34
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Mentasta Lake Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mentasta Lake Employment Status

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47.9%

Labor Force Participation

44.2%

Employment Rate

7.7%

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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88.29%

Born in Alaska

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Mentasta Lake residents were born in the United States, with 88.29% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202050.00%
20192050.00%
201820573.54%
2017198179.39%
20161812415.29%
2015157-74-32.03%
20142314020.94%
20131913320.89%
2012158-15-8.67%
20111736154.46%
20101120.00%