Shungnak is a city located in Northwest Arctic County Alaska. Shungnak has a 2020 population of 252. Shungnak is currently declining at a rate of -1.56% annually and its population has decreased by -4.18% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 263 in 2010.
The average household income in Shungnak is $63,903 with a poverty rate of 29.33%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $850 per month, and the median house value is $86,700. The median age in Shungnak is 27 years, 27.2 years for males, and 25.4 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shungnakwas:
49.73% of Shungnak residents speak only English, while 50.27% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 50.27% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Shungnak is Native, with 29.33% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Shungnak 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 31.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 33.33%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Shungnak
100.00% of Shungnak residents were born in the United States, with 99.05% 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.