Kodiak, AK

Census Place

Add Comparison
2019 Population
6,022
1.39% 1-year decline
US Senator
Lisa Murkowski
Republican Party
US Senator
Dan Sullivan
Republican Party
US Representative
Don Young
Republican Party
2019 Median Age
38
2.98% 1-year increase
2019 Poverty Rate
8.6%
9.43% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$73,310
2.45% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$255,000
4.59% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
3,377
1.05% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Kodiak, AK had a population of 6.02k people with a median age of 38 and a median household income of $73,310. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Kodiak, AK declined from 6,107 to 6,022, a −1.39% decrease and its median household income grew from $71,554 to $73,310, a 2.45% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Kodiak, AK are Asian (Non-Hispanic) (41.2%), White (Non-Hispanic) (38.4%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (8.9%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.98%), and White (Hispanic) (4.7%). 0% of the households in Kodiak, AK speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

79.1% of the residents in Kodiak, AK are U.S. citizens.

In 2019, the median property value in Kodiak, AK was $255,000, and the homeownership rate was 49.7%. Most people in Kodiak, AK drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 10.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Kodiak, AK was 2 cars per household.

Diversity

Kodiak, AK is home to a population of 6.02k people, from which 79.1% are citizens. As of 2019, 42.6% of Kodiak, AK residents were born outside of the country (2.57k people).

In 2019, there were 1.07 times more Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents (2.48k people) in Kodiak, AK than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.31k White (Non-Hispanic) and 536 American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Kodiak, AK
  1. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    2.48k ± 331
  2. White (Non-Hispanic)
    2.31k ± 331
  3. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    536 ± 205
5.81%
Hispanic Population
350 people

In 2019, there were 1.07 times more Asian (Non-Hispanic) residents (2.48k people) in Kodiak, AK than any other race or ethnicity. There were 2.31k White (Non-Hispanic) and 536 American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.81% of the people in Kodiak, AK are hispanic (350 people).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

42.6%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
2.57k people
33.4%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
2.04k people

As of 2019, 42.6% of Kodiak, AK residents (2.57k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Kodiak, AK was 33.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

The following chart shows the percentage of foreign-born residents in Kodiak, AK compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Age by Nativity

33
Median Native-Born Age
± 2.6
48
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.8

In 2019, the median age of all people in Kodiak, AK was 38. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 33, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 48. But people in Kodiak, AK are getting getting older. In 2018, the average age of all Kodiak, AK residents was 37.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Global Diversity

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Alaska.
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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Citizenship

79.1%
2019 Citizenship
78.6%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 79.1% of Kodiak, AK residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Kodiak, AK was 78.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

The following chart shows US citizenship percentages in Kodiak, AK compared to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Gulf War (2001-)
    108 ± 65
  2. Vietnam
    68 ± 49
  3. Korea
    25 ± 25

Kodiak, AK has a large population of military personnel who served in Gulf War (2001-), 1.59 times greater than any other conflict.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

Showing data at the state level for Alaska. Hospitalization data for some states may be delayed or not reported.
Y-Axis

This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Alaska, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Unemployment Insurance Claims

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Alaska.

This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Alaska (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Employment by Industry Sector

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Alaska.
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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Community Mobility

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Alaska.

This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Alaska across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Economy

Median household income in Kodiak, AK is $73,310. In 2019, the place with the highest median household income in Kodiak, AK was Census Tract 2 with a value of $98,313, followed by Census Tract 4 and Census Tract 3, with respective values of $71,429 and $71,094.

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 Kodiak, AK employs 3.38k people. The largest industries in Kodiak, AK are Manufacturing (1,078 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (321 people), and Retail Trade (301 people), and the highest paying industries are Construction ($75,775), Educational Services ($65,724), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($52,344).

Wages

Median Household Income

$73,310
2019 value
± $9,283
2.45%
1 Year Growth
± 13.9%

Households in Kodiak, AK have a median annual income of $73,310, 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 $71,554 in 2018, which represents a 2.45% annual growth.

The following chart shows how the median household income in Kodiak, AK compares to that of its neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Alaska.
$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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

The PUMS dataset is not available at the Place level, so we are showing data for Alaska.
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.

This chart shows the race- and ethnicity-based wage disparities in the 5 most common occupations in Alaska by number of full-time employees.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Kodiak, 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.

This chart shows the number of workers in Alaska across various wage buckets compared to the national average.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Income by Location

Use the dropdown to filter by race/ethnicity.
Race/Ethnicity
Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 2
  2. Census Tract 4
  3. Census Tract 3

In 2019, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Kodiak, AK was Census Tract 2 with a value of $98,313, followed by Census Tract 4 and Census Tract 3, with respective values of $71,429 and $71,094.

The following map shows all of the places in Kodiak, AK colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

8.6% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Kodiak, AK (510 out of 5.93k 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 Males 18 - 24 and then Males < 5.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. Native American
    190 ± 111
  2. Asian
    122 ± 97
  3. White
    102 ± 89

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Kodiak, AK is Native American, followed by Asian and White.

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Occupations

Employment by Occupations

3.38k
2019 Value
± 425
−1.05%
1 Year decline
± 17%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kodiak, AK declined at a rate of −1.05%, from 3.41k employees to 3.38k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Kodiak, AK, are Production Occupations (784 people), Material Moving Occupations (437 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (367 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Kodiak, AK.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Kodiak, AK, by number of employees, are Production Occupations (784 people), Material Moving Occupations (437 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (367 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Kodiak, AK has an unusually high number of residents working as Production Occupations (4.1 times higher than expected), Material Moving Occupations (3.48 times), and Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations (3.19 times).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Kodiak, AK, by median earnings, are Farming, Fishing, & Forestry Occupations ($250,001), Computer & Mathematical Occupations ($104,375), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations ($89,167).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Industries

Employment by Industries

3.38k
2019 Value
± 425
−1.05%
1 Year decline
± 17%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Kodiak, AK declined at a rate of −1.05%, from 3.41k employees to 3.38k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Kodiak, AK, are Manufacturing (1,078 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (321 people), and Retail Trade (301 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Kodiak, AK, though some of these residents may live in Kodiak, AK and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Common

The most common industries in Kodiak, AK, by number of employees, are Manufacturing (1,078 people), Health Care & Social Assistance (321 people), and Retail Trade (301 people).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Most Specialized

Compared to other places, Kodiak, AK has an unusually high number of Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting (4.87 times higher than expected), Manufacturing (3.19 times), and Transportation & Warehousing (1.45 times) industries.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Kodiak, AK, by median earnings, are Construction ($75,775), Educational Services ($65,724), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($52,344).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Domestic Trade Growth

Showing data for Alaska.
$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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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).

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

Kodiak, 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

Senatorial voting results are only available at the state level. Showing data for Alaska.
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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

US Representatives from Kodiak, AK

Don Young
Alaska at-large Representative
Republican Party

Kodiak, 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 Kodiak, AK have changed over time starting in 2008.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Housing & Living

The median property value in Kodiak, AK was $255,000 in 2019, which is 1.06 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $243,800 to $255,000, a 4.59% increase. The homeownership rate in Kodiak, AK is 49.7%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Kodiak, AK have an average commute time of 10.7 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Kodiak, AK is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$255,000
2019 Median
± $18,170
$243,800
2018 Median
± $34,978

In 2019, the median property value in Kodiak, AK grew to to $255,000 from the previous year's value of $243,800.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Kodiak, 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 Kodiak, AK the largest share of households have a property value in the $250k - $300k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$73,310
Median Household Income
± $9,283
1.86k
Number of Households
± 278

In 2019, the median household income of the 1.86k households in Kodiak, AK grew to $73,310 from the previous year's value of $71,554.

The following chart displays the households in Kodiak, 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 $100k - $125k range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Kodiak, AK distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Kodiak, AK the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Rent vs Own

49.7%
2019 Homeownership
51.5%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 49.7% of the housing units in Kodiak, AK were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 51.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commute Time

10.7 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Kodiak, AK have a shorter commute time (10.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.5 minutes). Additionally, 1.43% of the workforce in Kodiak, AK have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Kodiak, AK compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart
View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (56.6%)
  2. Carpooled (17.3%)
  3. Walked (9.53%)

In 2019, 56.6% of workers in Kodiak, AK drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (17.3%) and those who walked to work (9.53%).

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health

84.5% of the population of Kodiak, AK has health coverage, with 44% on employee plans, 18.8% on Medicaid, 9.52% on Medicare, 9.81% on non-group plans, and 2.37% 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 Kodiak Island Borough, AK see 890 patients per year on average, which represents a 12.5% increase from the previous year (791 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1444 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 260 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

Data is only available at the country level. Showing data for Kodiak Island Borough, AK.
890 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kodiak Island Borough, AK

Primary care physicians in Kodiak Island Borough, AK see an average of 890 patients per year. This represents a 12.5% increase from the previous year (791 patients).

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Alaska.
$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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

Health Care Coverage

15.5%
Uninsured
44%
Employer Coverage
18.8%
Medicaid
9.52%
Medicare
9.81%
Non-Group
2.37%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Kodiak, AK declined by 21.9% from 19.8% to 15.5%.

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

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart

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.

View Data
Save Image
Add Data to Cart