Cantwell is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Cantwell Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Denali Borough at latitude 63.3917 and longitude -148.9508. Denali Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 2,211 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Cantwell Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 117.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0.34 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Cantwell: Cantwell River Station, Yidateni Na'.Photos of the local Cantwell, AK area
Also See: Cantwell, AK ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||226|
|Population in Familes||167|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||2|
|Average Household Size||2.05|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||211 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||80 (37.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||30 (14.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||101 (47.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$281,250|
|Average Home Value||$324,684|
|Median Household Income||$78,513|
|Average Household Income||$98,174|
|Per Capita Income||$44,817|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||3.11%|
|Per Capita Income||1.76%|
The table below compares Cantwell to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 186||48th|
|Population Density1||# 281||21st|
|Diversity Index2||# 236||34th|
|Median Household Income||# 23||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 3||99th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.