Tanaina is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 8,941, it is the 9th largest city in Alaska and the 4464th largest city in the United States. Tanaina is currently growing at a rate of 0.70% annually but its population has decreased by -14.43% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 10,449 in 2020. Spanning over 31 miles, Tanaina has a population density of 295 people per square mile.
The average household income in Tanaina is $94,169 with a poverty rate of 7.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,194 per month, and the median house value is $253,000. The median age in Tanaina is 30.5 years, 30.3 years for males, and 30.6 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Tanainawas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 33.33%.
90.16% of Tanaina residents speak only English, while 9.84% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 6.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Tanaina is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Tanaina is Multiple, with 4.34% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.23%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.11%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Tanaina
96.18% of Tanaina residents were born in the United States, with 43.73% having been born in Alaska. 1.16% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.