Kenai Peninsula Borough AK Information

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Kenai Peninsula Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 55,970
Population in Households 54,248
Population in Familes 42,525
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,722
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 36
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $64,442
Average Household Income $83,949
Per Capita Income $34,486

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 31,411 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 16,021 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 6,320 (20.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,070 (28.9%)
Median Home Value $249,055
Average Home Value $277,999
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 22,341
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 14,133
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.12% -0.24%
Households 0.1% -0.27%
Families -0.09% -0.4%
Median Household Income   0.99%
Per Capita Income   1.69%

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Kenai Peninsula Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Kenai Peninsula Borough to the other 29 boroughs / census areas (ca) and borough equivalents 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 # 4 90th
Population Density # 5 86th
Diversity Index # 24 21st
Median Household Income # 15 52nd
Per Capita Income # 15 52nd

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