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Emmonak, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Emmonak had a population of 727 as of July 1, 2019. Emmonak ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and the lower quartile for 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 Emmonak is located at latitude 62.7778 and longitude -164.5231 in Kusilvak (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Emmonak encompass a land area of 7.67 sq. miles and a water area of 1.48 sq. miles. Kusilvak (CA) Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 7 feet.

The City of Emmonak (GNIS ID: 2419384) 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 Emmonak is located within the of Kusilvak (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 Emmonak: Emanguk, Emonguk, Imangaq.

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Emmonak, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Emmonak, AK Housing Affordability Index is 276
State of Alaska Housing Affordability Index is 124
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.

WEALTH INDEX

Emmonak, AK Wealth Index is 44
State of Alaska Wealth Index is 106
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.

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POPULATION

Total Population 727 (100%)
Population in Households 727 (100.0%)
Population in Families 658 (90.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 146
Diversity Index2 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $38,828
Average Household Income $53,052
Per Capita Income $12,431
Wealth Index4 44

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 205 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 148 (72.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 30 (14.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 26 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $79,000
Housing Affordability Index3 276
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 179
Average Household Size 4.06
Family Households 149
Average Family Size 4
NOTES
  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 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.
  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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.57% 0.62%
Households 0.56% 0.55%
Families 1.07% 0.53%
Median Household Income   -0.01%
Per Capita Income   1.0%

Emmonak, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Emmonak to the other 353 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 85 76th
Population Density # 56 84th
Diversity Index # 332 7th
Median Household Income # 253 29th
Per Capita Income # 329 7th

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