Nanwalek, Alaska Population 2021

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Nanwalek is a city located in Alaska. Nanwalek has a 2020 population of 212. Nanwalek is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -16.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 254 in 2010. Nanwalek reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Nanwalek is $47,591 with a poverty rate of 21.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $483 per month, and the median house value is $153,100. The median age in Nanwalek is 41.2 years, 43.3 years for males, and 41.1 years for females.

Nanwalek Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Nanwalekwas:

  • Native American: 69.81%
  • Two or more races: 14.15%
  • White: 11.32%
  • Other race: 4.25%
  • Asian: 0.47%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Nanwalek, Alaska is 212 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 212.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 254.

Nanwalek, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native14869.81%
Two or More Races3014.15%
White2411.32%
Some Other Race94.25%
Asian10.47%
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Nanwalek Population by Race

Nanwalek Population Pyramid $2021

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Nanwalek Median Age

41.2


Total

43.3


Male

41.1


Female

Nanwalek Adults

There are 157 adults, (12 of whom are seniors) in Nanwalek.

Nanwalek Age Dependency

46.2

Age Dependency Ratio

8.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Nanwalek Sex Ratio

Female

119

56.13%

Male

93

43.87%

Nanwalek Population by Age

Nanwalek Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Nanwalek Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female33.3%66.7%
All58.9%41.1%
Married65.6%34.4%
Non Family75%25%
Male100%0%

58.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Nanwalek Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All563.7958.9
Married324.3465.6
Female153.4733.3
Non Family81.6375
Male18100

4.02

Average Family Size

3.79

Average Household Size

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Nanwalek Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade32.24%
9th to 12th Grade64.48%
High School Graduate6347.01%
Some College4432.84%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree85.97%
Graduate Degree107.46%
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Nanwalek Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Nanwalek Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American105964
White181813
Hispanic66
2+ Races44
Asian111

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 asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Nanwalek Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,172$23,438$15,417
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$15,455$16,563$14,583
Some College$30,313$31,875$12,917
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,172

Average Earnings

$23,438

Average Male

$15,417

Average Female

Nanwalek Earnings by Educational Attainment

Nanwalek Language by Age

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Nanwalek Language

54.41% of Nanwalek residents speak only English, while 45.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 45.10% of the population.

Nanwalek Language

Nanwalek Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1483523.65%
Hispanic15960.00%
Other99100.00%
Multiple3026.67%

21.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.13%

Male Poverty Rate

26.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Nanwalek

The race most likely to be in poverty in Nanwalek is Other, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Nanwalek is Multiple, with 6.67% 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 15.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.65%.

Nanwalek Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade33.33%
Some College20.45%
High School14.29%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Nanwalek Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Female Employed20.41%
Male Unemployed15.38%
Male Employed5.13%

Nanwalek Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Nanwalek Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$43,750$47,591
Families$39,167$49,240
Married Families$48,750-
Non Families$20,000$28,838
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Income by Household Type

Nanwalek Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.7%

Male Marriage Rate

43.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Nanwalek Married by Age and Sex

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Nanwalek 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.

Nanwalek Marital Status by Race

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Nanwalek Marital Status

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Number of Veterans

6

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War6
First Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
Vietnam

Nanwalek Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 344
55 to 642
35 to 542
75+
65 to 74

Nanwalek Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American43.28%
White416.67%

Nanwalek Veterans by Race

Nanwalek Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Nanwalek Veterans by Education

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64.8%

Labor Force Participation

55.3%

Employment Rate

14.6%

Unemployment Rate

Nanwalek Employment by Age

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Nanwalek Employment by Race

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Nanwalek 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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88.21%

Born in Nanwalek

99.53%

Native Born

0.47%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.53% of Nanwalek residents were born in the United States, with 88.21% 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 Asia.

Nanwalek Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20212120.00%
20202120.00%
20192120.00%
2018212-19-8.23%
2017231156.94%
2016216-22-9.24%
20152382612.26%
2014212-41-16.21%
20132534421.05%
2012209-24-10.30%
2011233-21-8.27%
20102540.00%

Nanwalek Population by Year