Unalakleet, Alaska Population 2021

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Unalakleet is a city located in Nome County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 689, it is the 42nd largest city in Alaska and the 11953rd largest city in the United States . Unalakleet is currently declining at a rate of -0.43% annually but its population has increased by 0.15% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 688 in 2010. Unalakleet reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 5 miles, Unalakleet has a population density of 241 people per square mile.

The average household income in Unalakleet is $73,116 with a poverty rate of 11.70%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,188 per month, and the median house value is $111,100. The median age in Unalakleet is 40.5 years, 32 years for males, and 45.8 years for females.

Unalakleet Demographics

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

  • Native American: 60.68%
  • Asian: 17.40%
  • White: 16.97%
  • Two or more races: 4.95%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Unalakleet, Alaska is 689 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 695.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 688.

Unalakleet, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native42960.68%
Asian12317.40%
White12016.97%
Two or More Races354.95%
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Unalakleet Population by Race

Unalakleet Population Pyramid $2021

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Unalakleet Median Age

40.5


Total

32


Male

45.8


Female

Unalakleet Adults

There are 542 adults, (79 of whom are seniors) in Unalakleet.

Unalakleet Age Dependency

52.7

Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Unalakleet Sex Ratio

Female

340

48.09%

Male

367

51.91%

Unalakleet Population by Age

Unalakleet Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Unalakleet Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50%50%
All67.5%32.5%
Married68%32%
Male69.6%30.4%
Non Family82.4%17.6%

67.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Unalakleet Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1662.8367.5
Married753.3668
Non Family341.1882.4
Female342.8550
Male233.4869.6

3.16

Average Family Size

2.83

Average Household Size

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Unalakleet Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade143.07%
9th to 12th Grade7516.45%
High School Graduate13930.48%
Some College8318.20%
Associates Degree102.19%
Bachelors Degree296.36%
Graduate Degree10623.25%
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Unalakleet Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Unalakleet Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American27624835
White10610597
Asian6442
2+ Races881
Hispanic22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 91.51%.

Unalakleet Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$$57,917$24,234
Less Than 9th Grade$23,729$$
High School Graduate$19,821$26,250$12,188
Some College$37,500$48,750$32,500
Bachelors Degree$63,750$80,500$50,625
Graduate Degree$90,227$87,125$92,875

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Average Earnings

$57,917

Average Male

$24,234

Average Female

Unalakleet Earnings by Educational Attainment

Unalakleet Language by Age

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Unalakleet Language

65.32% of Unalakleet residents speak only English, while 34.68% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 19.60% of the population.

Unalakleet Language

Unalakleet Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native4166816.35%
White118119.32%
Multiple2514.00%

11.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.26%

Male Poverty Rate

14.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Unalakleet

The race most likely to be in poverty in Unalakleet is Native, with 16.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Unalakleet is Multiple, with 4.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.32%.

Unalakleet Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School15.11%
Less Than 9th Grade13.48%
Bachelors or Greater8.89%
Some College6.45%

Unalakleet Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed36.36%
Male Unemployed14.81%
Female Employed9.71%
Male Employed1.17%

Unalakleet Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Unalakleet Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$70,000$73,116
Families$81,250$81,705
Married Families$83,542-
Non Families$20,000$30,724
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Income by Household Type

Unalakleet Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

51.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.5%

Male Marriage Rate

37.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Unalakleet Married by Age and Sex

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Unalakleet Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 20-34, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Unalakleet Marital Status by Race

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Unalakleet Marital Status

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39

Number of Veterans

39

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam18
First Gulf War4
Second Gulf War4
World War II
Korea

Unalakleet Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6414
65 to 7413
75+6
35 to 546
18 to 34

Unalakleet Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American268.64%
White1312.04%

Unalakleet Veterans by Race

Unalakleet Veterans by Education

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10.26%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Unalakleet Veterans by Education

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68.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

9.9%

Unemployment Rate

Unalakleet Employment by Age

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Unalakleet Employment by Race

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Unalakleet 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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65.91%

Born in Unalakleet

82.60%

Native Born

17.40%

Foreign Born

17.11%

Non Citizen

0.28%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

82.60% of Unalakleet residents were born in the United States, with 65.91% having been born in Alaska. 17.11% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Unalakleet Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021689-3-0.43%
2020692-3-0.43%
2019695-3-0.43%
201869820.29%
201769671.02%
201668920.29%
201568730.44%
2014684-7-1.01%
2013691-5-0.72%
201269610.14%
2011695202.96%
20106750.00%

Unalakleet Population by Year