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The Denali Park CDP(1) had a population of 196 as of July 1, 2021. Denali Park ranks in the lower 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 Denali Park is located at latitude 63.7328 and longitude -148.9142 in Denali Borough. Denali Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 1,729 feet.

It also has a Functional Status Code of ""

The Denali Park Census Designated Place is located within the Denali Census Subarea of Denali 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 Denali Park: McKinley Park, Riley, Riley Creek.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Denali Park, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)


Total Population 196 (100%)
Population in Households 191 (97.4%)
Population in Families 139 (70.9%)
Population in Group Quarters1 5 ( 2.6%)
Population Density 1
Diversity Index2 29


Median Household Income $75,839
Average Household Income $85,163
% of Income for Mortgage4 15%
Per Capita Income $37,509
Wealth Index5 81


Total HU (Housing Units) 439 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 95 (21.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 20 ( 4.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 324 (73.8%)
Median Home Value $272,222
Average Home Value $288,298
Housing Affordability Index3 183


Total Households 115
Average Household Size 1.66
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 2
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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 races 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 0.51% 0.2%
Households 0.48% 0.17%
Families 4.14% 0.0%
Median Household Income   -0.11%
Per Capita Income   0.95%
Owner Occupied HU   0.21%

Denali Park, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Denali Park to the other 353 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 199 44th
Population Density # 301 15th
Median Household Income # 39 89th
Housing Affordability Index # 263 75th
Per Capita Income # 55 85th
Diversity Index # 219 38th

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