Lower Kalskag, AK Profile: Facts & Data


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Lower Kalskag, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Lower Kalskag had a population of 289 as of July 1, 2018. Lower Kalskag ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alaska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lower Kalskag is located at latitude 61.5158 and longitude -160.3576 in Bethel (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Lower Kalskag (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles. Bethel (CA) Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 26 feet.

The City of Lower Kalskag (GNIS ID: 2419422) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Lower Kalskag is located within the Aniak Census Subarea of Bethel (CA) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Lower Kalskag: Kaltchagamut, Kaltchagamute, Kaltshak, Qalqaq.

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Lower Kalskag, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 289
Population in Households 289
Population in Familes 248
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 236
Diversity Index3 38


Median Household Income $56,185
Average Household Income $69,071
Per Capita Income $20,652


Total Housing Units 85 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 51 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 (30.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 8 ( 9.4%)
Median Home Value $239,286
Average Home Value $253,061


Total Households 77
Average Household Size 3.75
Family Households 55
Average Family Size 5
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.3% 0.41%
Households 0.32% 0.26%
Families 0.0% 0.36%
Median Household Income   0.78%
Per Capita Income   1.57%

Lower Kalskag, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lower Kalskag to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 166 53rd
Population Density # 39 89th
Diversity Index # 157 56th
Median Household Income # 133 63rd
Per Capita Income # 225 37th

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