Salamatof, AK Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Salamatof, Alaska - Basic Facts

The Salamatof Census Designated Place had a population of 1,083 as of July 1, 2016. Salamatof ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and 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 Salamatof is located at latitude 60.6052 and longitude -151.3118 in Kenai Peninsula Borough. The formal boundaries for the Salamatof Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.09 sq. miles and a water area of 0.17 sq. miles. Kenai Peninsula Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 102 feet.

The Salamatof Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2419204) 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 Salamatof 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 Salamatof 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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Salamatof, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 1,083
Population in Households 703
Population in Familes 549
Population in Group Qrtrs 380
Population Density1 134
Diversity Index2 54


Total Households 302
Average Household Size 2.33
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 367 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 220 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 82 (22.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 65 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $225,463
Average Home Value $254,680


Median Household Income $81,818
Average Household Income $94,094
Per Capita Income $35,249
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.61% 1.51%
Households 3.34% 2.1%
Families 3.31% 2.02%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   1.22%
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.

Salamatof, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Salamatof 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 # 65 82nd
Population Density1 # 58 84th
Diversity Index2 # 85 76th
Median Household Income # 21 94th
Per Capita Income # 50 86th

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