Ninilchik is a city located in Kenai Peninsula County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 837, it is the 74th largest city in Alaska and the 16000th largest city in the United States. Ninilchik is currently declining at a rate of -0.48% annually and its population has decreased by -6.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 898 in 2020. Spanning over 207 miles, Ninilchik has a population density of 4 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ninilchik is $70,591 with a poverty rate of 14.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Ninilchik is 52.3 years, 49.9 years for males, and 53.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ninilchikwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.
91.40% of Ninilchik residents speak only English, while 8.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.60% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ninilchik is Native, with 25.40% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ninilchik is Hispanic, with 6.78% 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 14.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.93%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ninilchik
97.77% of Ninilchik residents were born in the United States, with 33.96% having been born in Alaska. 0.56% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.