Diamond Ridge, AK Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Diamond Ridge, Alaska - Basic Facts

The Diamond Ridge Census Designated Place had a population of 1,300 as of July 1, 2016. Diamond Ridge ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alaska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Diamond Ridge is located at latitude 59.7083 and longitude -151.5453 in Kenai Peninsula Borough. The formal boundaries for the Diamond Ridge Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 42.36 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kenai Peninsula Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 1,056 feet.

The Diamond Ridge Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2418553) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Diamond Ridge Census Designated Place is located within the Kenai-Cook Inlet Census Subarea of Kenai Peninsula Borough. Census subareas are statistical subdivisions of the county equivalents used in Alaska (boroughs, city and boroughs, municipalities, and census areas) and are the statistical equivalent of Micro Civil Divisions (MCDs) used in other states.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Diamond Ridge population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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Diamond Ridge, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,300
Population in Households 1,296
Population in Familes 1,020
Population in Group Qrtrs 4
Population Density1 31
Diversity Index2 22


Total Households 548
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 356
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 723 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 430 (59.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 118 (16.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 175 (24.2%)
Median Home Value $290,323
Average Home Value $325,523


Median Household Income $74,506
Average Household Income $91,326
Per Capita Income $38,241
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.9% 1.42%
Households 1.71% 1.32%
Families 2.13% 1.15%
Median Household Income   2.63%
Per Capita Income   1.53%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Diamond Ridge, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Diamond Ridge to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 58 84th
Population Density1 # 134 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 267 25th
Median Household Income # 44 88th
Per Capita Income # 35 90th

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