Scammon Bay, AK Profile: Facts & Data

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Scammon Bay, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Scammon Bay had a population of 498 as of July 1, 2018. Scammon Bay 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 Scammon Bay is located at latitude 61.8426 and longitude -165.5833 in Kusilvak (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Scammon Bay (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.62 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Kusilvak (CA) Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 10 feet.

The City of Scammon Bay (GNIS ID: 2419465) 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 Scammon Bay 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 Scammon Bay: Kutmiut, Marayaaq, Mariagamiut, Mariakamut, Mariuk.

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Scammon Bay, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 498
Population in Households 497
Population in Familes 450
Population in Group Qrtrs 1
Population Density2 798
Diversity Index3 10
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $42,437
Average Household Income $50,851
Per Capita Income $11,458

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 77 (70.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 23 (20.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 10 ( 9.1%)
Median Home Value $103,571
Average Home Value $156,494
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 100
Average Household Size 4.97
Family Households 80
Average Family Size 6
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.6% 0.52%
Households 0.5% 0.4%
Families -0.73% 0.25%
Median Household Income   0.63%
Per Capita Income   1.33%

Scammon Bay, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Scammon Bay 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 # 121 66th
Population Density # 9 98th
Diversity Index # 329 8th
Median Household Income # 229 36th
Per Capita Income # 349 2nd

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