Lake and Peninsula Borough AK Information


Lake and Peninsula Borough Subdivisions

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


Total Population 1,536
Population in Households 1,499
Population in Familes 1,240
Population in Group Qrtrs 37
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 56


Median Household Income $46,173
Average Household Income $63,922
Per Capita Income $22,337


Total Housing Units 1,541 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 290 (18.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 227 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,024 (66.5%)
Median Home Value $186,957
Average Home Value $224,138


Total Households 517
Average Household Size 2.9
Family Households 363
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.72% -0.92%
Households -0.81% -0.99%
Families -0.96% -1.07%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.8%


Lake and Peninsula Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake and 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 # 26 14th
Population Density # 26 10th
Diversity Index # 14 55th
Median Household Income # 27 10th
Per Capita Income # 25 17th

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