Talkeetna, Alaska Population 2022

1,237
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Talkeetna is a city located in Matanuska-Susitna County Alaska. Talkeetna has a 2020 population of 1,237. Talkeetna is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 41.21% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 876 in 2010.

The average household income in Talkeetna is $70,771 with a poverty rate of 7.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,198 per month, and the median house value is $198,600. The median age in Talkeetna is 38.5 years, 43.1 years for males, and 38.4 years for females.

Talkeetna Demographics

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

  • White: 95.00%
  • Two or more races: 3.67%
  • Black or African American: 0.92%
  • Native American: 0.25%
  • Asian: 0.17%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Talkeetna, Alaska is 1,237 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,237.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 876.

Talkeetna, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,13995.00%
Black or African American110.92%
American Indian and Alaska Native30.25%
Asian20.17%
Two or More Races443.67%
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Talkeetna Population by Race

Talkeetna Population Pyramid 2022

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Talkeetna Median Age

38.2


Total

41.6


Male

38.2


Female

Talkeetna Adults

There are 800 adults, (128 of whom are seniors) in Talkeetna.

Talkeetna Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

19

Old Age Dependency Ratio

59.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Talkeetna Sex Ratio

Female

664

55.38%

Male

535

44.62%

Talkeetna Population by Age

Talkeetna Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Talkeetna Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married85.3%14.7%
All78.9%21.1%
Female68%32%
Non Family67.3%32.7%

78.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Talkeetna Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3843.178.9
Married1164.2385.3
Male725.01100
Female253.6868
Non Family1711.4467.3

4.4

Average Family Size

3.1

Average Household Size

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Talkeetna Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade162.22%
9th to 12th Grade182.50%
High School Graduate14420.00%
Some College31643.89%
Associates Degree375.14%
Bachelors Degree14420.00%
Graduate Degree456.25%
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Talkeetna Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Talkeetna Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White702675189
Native American11
Asian22
2+ Races88
Hispanic7

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 white people with a rate of 26.92%.

Talkeetna Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,714$32,250$22,065
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$33,056$$31,389
Some College$21,260$$21,291
Bachelors Degree$44,531$65,096$44,063
Graduate Degree$75,677$$

$25,714

Average Earnings

$32,250

Average Male

$22,065

Average Female

Talkeetna Earnings by Educational Attainment

Talkeetna Language by Age

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Talkeetna Language

97.44% of Talkeetna residents speak only English, while 2.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.18% of the population.

Talkeetna Language

Talkeetna Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native3266.67%
Hispanic8112.50%
White1,131887.78%
OtherNaN%

7.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.08%

Male Poverty Rate

3.16%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Talkeetna

The race most likely to be in poverty in Talkeetna is Native, with 66.67% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Talkeetna is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 6.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.38%.

Talkeetna Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.59%
High School18.06%
Some College9.92%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Talkeetna Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed20.24%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed3.62%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Talkeetna Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Talkeetna Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$73,947$72,094
Families$81,250$76,464
Married Families$81,591-
Non Families-$53,060
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Income by Household Type

Talkeetna Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

43.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Talkeetna Married by Age and Sex

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Talkeetna Marriage

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 35-44.

Talkeetna Marital Status by Race

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Talkeetna Marital Status

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58

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War8
First Gulf War16
Vietnam40
Korea
World War II

Talkeetna Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 5416
55 to 6411
65 to 7431
75+

Talkeetna Veterans by Age

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Talkeetna Veterans by Race

Talkeetna Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Talkeetna Veterans by Education

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81.9%

Labor Force Participation

72.9%

Employment Rate

11%

Unemployment Rate

Talkeetna Employment by Age

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Talkeetna Employment by Race

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Talkeetna 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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38.28%

Born in Talkeetna

97.83%

Native Born

2.17%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

0.92%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.83% of Talkeetna residents were born in the United States, with 38.28% having been born in Alaska. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Talkeetna Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20108760.00%
2011501-375-42.81%
2012521203.99%
2013540193.65%
2014508-32-5.93%
201561610821.26%
201684422837.01%
201794610212.09%
2018965192.01%
20191,23727228.19%
20201,2370.00%
20211,2370.00%
20221,2370.00%

Talkeetna Population by Year