Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

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2019 Population
58,464
0.419% 1-year growth
US Senator
Lisa Murkowski
Republican Party
US Senator
Dan Sullivan
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
40.8
0% 1-year change
2019 Poverty Rate
12.1%
0.731% 1-year increase
2019 Median Household Income
$66,064
0.93% 1-year decline
2019 Median Property Value
$242,200
1% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
25,314
0.978% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK had a population of 58.5k people with a median age of 40.8 and a median household income of $66,064. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK grew from 58,220 to 58,464, a 0.419% increase and its median household income declined from $66,684 to $66,064, a −0.93% decrease.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are White (Non-Hispanic) (79.9%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (7.72%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (5.16%), White (Hispanic) (2.55%), and Asian (Non-Hispanic) (1.57%). 0% of the households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 98.6% of the residents in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are Alaska Vocational Technical Center (162 degrees awarded in 2019) and Alaska Christian College (10 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was $242,200, and the homeownership rate was 72.8%. Most people in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 18.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Start Year
Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Alaska. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Alaska.

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Community Mobility

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Diversity

Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is home to a population of 58.5k people, from which 98.6% are citizens. As of 2019, 5.54% of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK residents were born outside of the country (3.24k people).

In 2019, there were 10.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (46.7k people) in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.51k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 3.02k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    46.7k ± 439
  2. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    4.51k ± 319
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    3.02k ± 380
4.15%
Hispanic Population
2.43k people

In 2019, there were 10.4 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (46.7k people) in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK than any other race or ethnicity. There were 4.51k American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) and 3.02k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

4.15% of the people in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are hispanic (2.43k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

5.54%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
3.24k people
3.12%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
1.82k people

As of 2019, 5.54% of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK residents (3.24k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was 3.12%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

40
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
52
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3

In 2019, the median age of all people in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was 40.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 40, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 52. But people in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are getting staying the same age. In 2018, the average age of all Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK residents was 41.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Philippines
    18,810 ± 3,324 people
  2. Mexico
    4,189 ± 1,585 people
  3. Korea
    3,268 ± 1,400 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Alaska was Philippines, the natal country of 18,810 Alaska residents, followed by Mexico with 4,189 and Korea with 3,268.

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Citizenship

98.6%
2019 Citizenship
98.7%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 98.6% of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was 98.7%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    2,103 ± 196
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    705 ± 167
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    689 ± 178

Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.98 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

Median household income in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is $66,064. In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was Census Tract 9 with a value of $88,333, followed by Census Tract 7 and Census Tract 4, with respective values of $79,907 and $78,358.

Males in Alaska have an average income that is 1.28 times higher than the average income of females, which is $54,966. The income inequality in Alaska (measured using the Gini index) is 0.44, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK employs 25.3k people. The largest industries in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,400 people), Retail Trade (2,750 people), and Educational Services (2,379 people), and the highest paying industries are Utilities ($108,125), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($96,696), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($83,206).

Wages

Median Household Income

$66,064
2019 value
± $2,441
−0.93%
1 Year Growth
± 5.5%

Households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have a median annual income of $66,064, which is more than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $66,684 in 2018, which represents a −0.93% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$70,324
Average Male Salary in Alaska
± $3,702
$54,966
Average Female Salary in Alaska
± $3,098

In 2019, full-time male employees in Alaska made 1.28 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Alaska by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Alaska
  1. White
    $62,461 ± $2,986
  2. American Indian
    $56,790 ± $19,372
  3. American Indian and Alaska Native tribes specified; or American Indian or Alaska Native, not specified and no other races
    $47,318 ± $20,596

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Alaska workers was White. These workers were paid 1.1 times more than American Indian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Alaska.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is from Alaska.
0.44
2019 Wage GINI in Alaska
0.441
2018 Wage GINI in Alaska

In 2019, the income inequality in Alaska was 0.44 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.271% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Alaska was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Alaska in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 9
  2. Census Tract 7
  3. Census Tract 4

In 2019, the tract with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was Census Tract 9 with a value of $88,333, followed by Census Tract 7 and Census Tract 4, with respective values of $79,907 and $78,358.

The following map shows all of the tracts in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

12.1% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK (6.91k out of 57.2k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 45 - 54 and then Males 55 - 64.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    5,297 ± 471
  2. Native American
    883 ± 160
  3. Two Or More
    517 ± 145

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is White, followed by Native American and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

25.3k
2019 Value
± 1,020
−0.978%
1 Year decline
± 5.66%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK declined at a rate of −0.978%, from 25.6k employees to 25.3k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,578 people), Management Occupations (2,530 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (2,343 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (2,578 people), Management Occupations (2,530 people), and Construction & Extraction Occupations (2,343 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK has an unusually high number of residents working as Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (3.05 times higher than expected), Construction & Extraction Occupations (1.83 times), and Healthcare Support Occupations (1.64 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($105,750), Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($88,125), and Legal Occupations ($80,417).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

25.3k
2019 Value
± 1,020
−0.978%
1 Year decline
± 5.66%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK declined at a rate of −0.978%, from 25.6k employees to 25.3k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,400 people), Retail Trade (2,750 people), and Educational Services (2,379 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, though some of these residents may live in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (4,400 people), Retail Trade (2,750 people), and Educational Services (2,379 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other counties, Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK has an unusually high number of Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction (11.3 times higher than expected), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (2.6 times), and Public Administration (1.96 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, by median earnings, are Utilities ($108,125), Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($96,696), and Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($83,206).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Alaska to other states, or from other states to Alaska.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $26.3B
  2. $15B
  3. $5.55B

In 2018, the top outbound Alaska product (by dollars) was Crude petroleum with $26.3B, followed by Electronics ($15B) and Gasoline ($5.55B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Alaska products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$72.6B
2018 Value in Alaska
$144B
Projected 2045 Value in Alaska
98.8% growth

In 2018, total outbound Alaska trade was $72.6B. This is expected to increase 98.8% to $144B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Alaska trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Alaska to other states, or from other states to Alaska.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $16.8B
  2. $5.3B
  3. $3.2B

In 2018, the top outbound Alaska domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was California with $16.8B, followed by Washington with $5.3B and Texas and $3.2B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Alaska shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan are the senators currently representing the state of Alaska. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is currently represented by Don Young in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Alaska

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Lisa Murkowski
Senator from Alaska3
Assumed office on December 20, 2002
Appointed to the seat following the resignation of her father Frank Murkowski, who had become List of Governors of Alaska|Governor of Alaska.
Dan Sullivan
Senator from Alaska2
Assumed office on January 3, 2015

Lisa Murkowski and Dan Sullivan are the senators currently representing Alaska.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Alaska over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

Don Young
Alaska at-large Representative
Republican Party

Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is currently represented by Don Young (Republican Party).

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the member for Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK awarded 172 degrees. The student population of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is skewed towards men, with 562 male students and 164 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are White (83 and 48.3%), followed by American Indian or Alaska Native (50 and 29.1%), Two or More Races (19 and 11%), and Unknown (11 and 6.4%).

The largest universities in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK by number of degrees awarded are Alaska Vocational Technical Center (162 and 94.2%) and Alaska Christian College (10 and 5.81%).

The most popular majors in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are Diesel Mechanics Technology (26 and 15.1%), Welding Technology (26 and 15.1%), and Information Science (21 and 12.2%).

The median tuition costs in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 26 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 26 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 21 degree-majorss awarded

In 2018, the most common concentation for 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate recipients in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was Diesel Mechanics Technology with 26 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a 1 to 2 Year Postsecondary Certificate from schools in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 162 degrees awarded
  2. 10 degrees awarded
$N/A
Median In-State Public
$N/A
Median Private

In 2019, the Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK institution with the largest number of graduating students was Alaska Vocational Technical Center with 162 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

127
Degrees Awarded to Men
45
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 127 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK, which is 2.82 times more than the 45 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    83 degrees awarded
  2. American Indian or Alaska Native
    50 degrees awarded
  3. Two or More Races
    19 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was White students. These 83 degrees mean that there were 1.66 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, American Indian or Alaska Native, with 50 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK was $242,200 in 2019, which is 1.01 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $239,800 to $242,200, a 1% increase. The homeownership rate in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is 72.8%, which is higher than the national average of 64.1%. People in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have an average commute time of 18.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$242,200
2019 Median
± $5,644
$239,800
2018 Median
± $6,184

In 2019, the median property value in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK grew to to $242,200 from the previous year's value of $239,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$66,064
Median Household Income
± $2,441
21.6k
Number of Households
± 821

In 2019, the median household income of the 21.6k households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK declined from $66,064 from the previous year's value of $66,684.

The following chart displays the households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$800 - $1,499
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK the largest share of households pay taxes in the $800 - $1,499 range.

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Rent vs Own

72.8%
2019 Homeownership
73.3%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 72.8% of the housing units in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 73.3%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is higher than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

18.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have a shorter commute time (18.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 3.31% of the workforce in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (69.6%)
  2. Carpooled (10.2%)
  3. Worked At Home (7.52%)

In 2019, 69.6% of workers in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (10.2%) and those who worked at home (7.52%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK have 2 cars, followed by 3 cars.

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Health

84% of the population of Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK has health coverage, with 40.2% on employee plans, 18.6% on Medicaid, 11.6% on Medicare, 11.3% on non-group plans, and 2.28% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Alaska was $11,064 in 2014. This is a 6.1% increase from the previous year ($10,428).

Primary care physicians in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK see 1330 patients per year on average, which represents a 4.4% increase from the previous year (1274 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1432 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 405 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Wrangell City and Borough has the highest prevalence of diabetes (18.7%). Additionally, Aleutians East Borough has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (51.9%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

1,330 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

Primary care physicians in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK see an average of 1,330 patients per year. This represents a 4.4% increase from the previous year (1,274 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

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$11,064
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Alaska
$5,958
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$12,001
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$9,288
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Alaska (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 6.1%, from $10,428 to $11,064.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

16%
Uninsured
40.2%
Employer Coverage
18.6%
Medicaid
11.6%
Medicare
11.3%
Non-Group
2.28%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK declined by 7.32% from 17.2% to 16%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 18.7% prevalence
  2. 17.6% prevalence
  3. 15.1% prevalence

Wrangell City and Borough has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Alaska, at 18.7%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Alaska by county over multiple years.

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