Kodiak Island Borough AK Information


Kodiak Island Borough Subdivisions

Kodiak Island Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 14,348
Population in Households 13,986
Population in Familes 11,313
Population in Group Qrtrs 362
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 70


Total Households 4,799
Average Household Size 2.91
Family Households 3,316
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 5,575 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,633 (47.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,166 (38.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 776 (13.9%)
Median Home Value $262,564
Average Home Value $283,631


Median Household Income $75,982
Average Household Income $88,383
Per Capita Income $30,355
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.87% 0.47%
Households 0.58% 0.49%
Families 0.41% 0.39%
Median Household Income   1.26%
Per Capita Income   1.17%
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.


Kodiak Island Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kodiak Island Borough to the other 29 boroughs / census areas (ca) and borough equivalents 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 # 7 79th
Population Density1 # 9 76th
Diversity Index2 # 4 90th
Median Household Income # 6 83rd
Per Capita Income # 19 38th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.