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Demographics Analysis

The people of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 193

5 to 9 years : 242

10 to 14 years : 222

15 to 17 years : 196

18 and 19 years : 96

20 years : 27

21 years : 8

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 103

30 to 34 years : 57

35 to 39 years : 143

40 to 44 years : 187

45 to 49 years : 292

50 to 54 years : 297

55 to 59 years : 159

60 and 61 years : 91

62 to 64 years : 51

65 and 66 years : 48

67 to 69 years : 38

70 to 74 years : 81

75 to 79 years : 18

80 to 84 years : 11

85 years and over : 7

Female:

Under 5 years : 58

5 to 9 years : 60

10 to 14 years : 166

15 to 17 years : 152

18 and 19 years : 91

20 years : 1

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 87

25 to 29 years : 122

30 to 34 years : 116

35 to 39 years : 53

40 to 44 years : 259

45 to 49 years : 321

50 to 54 years : 176

55 to 59 years : 138

60 and 61 years : 37

62 to 64 years : 26

65 and 66 years : 61

67 to 69 years : 56

70 to 74 years : 49

75 to 79 years : 13

80 to 84 years : 42

85 years and over : 18


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,179

Multiple ancestry : 1,287

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 0

Ancestry not reported : 1,217


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 4,624

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 23

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 0

Not a U.S. citizen : 36


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 251

5 to 17 years : 1,038

18 to 24 years : 324

25 to 34 years : 398

35 to 44 years : 642

45 to 54 years : 1,086

55 to 59 years : 297

60 and 61 years : 128

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 333

75 years and over : 109

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 240

5 to 17 years : 713

18 to 24 years : 153

25 to 34 years : 221

35 to 44 years : 139

45 to 54 years : 85

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 11

5 to 17 years : 325

18 to 24 years : 171

25 to 34 years : 177

35 to 44 years : 503

45 to 54 years : 954

55 to 59 years : 250

60 and 61 years : 128

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 311

75 years and over : 109

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 23

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 24

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 12

75 years and over : 0


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 969

Female : 639

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,589

Female : 1,427

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 23

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 0

Female : 36


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 1,218

Born in other state in the United States : 2,827

Native: born outside the United States : 23

Foreign born : 36


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 568

Now married, except separated : 238

Divorced : 38

Separated : 11

Widowed : 9

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 543

Now married, except separated : 1,821

Divorced : 243

Separated : 62

Widowed : 150

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 5

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 36

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Speak only English : 4,290

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 23

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 12

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 96

Speak English less than "very well" : 11


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 818   (19.4%)
  • United States Or American: 659   (15.7%)
  • German: 621   (14.8%)
  • English: 419   (10.0%)
  • Irish: 380   (9.0%)
  • Norwegian: 170   (4.0%)
  • European: 144   (3.4%)
  • Scottish: 136   (3.2%)
  • Dutch: 103   (2.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 101   (2.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 99   (2.4%)
  • Italian: 92   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 75   (1.8%)
  • Finnish: 74   (1.8%)
  • Polish: 64   (1.5%)
  • Russian: 40   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 36   (0.9%)
  • Canadian: 22   (0.5%)
  • Danish: 21   (0.5%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 19   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 19   (0.5%)
  • Celtic: 14   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 13   (0.3%)
  • Hungarian: 12   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 12   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 12   (0.3%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Greek: 9   (0.2%)
  • Basque: 9   (0.2%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Nikiski Cdp, Alaska is 4,683



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska: 2,581
Female Population in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska: 2,102


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska: 39.3
Median Female Resident Age in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska: 42.9


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska


White


Both sexes

40.8

Male

41.5

Female

40.1

Black or African American


Both sexes

47.5

Male

48.5

Female

17.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.9

Male

34.0

Female

33.9

Asian


Both sexes

36.5

Male

28.0

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.0

Male

15.5

Female

31.5

Other


Both sexes

43.5

Male

45.5

Female

42.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.0

Male

16.9

Female

17.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.5

Male

16.7

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.0

Male

41.8

Female

40.2


(updated 2010)



Races in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska


  • White: 4,104
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 408
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 29
  • Some Other Race: 18
  • Two or More Races: 124



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Nikiski Cdp, Alaska citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (0.86%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 11   (0.79%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 13   (0.93%)
  • 9th Grade: 50   (3.57%)
  • 10th Grade: 46   (3.29%)
  • 11th Grade: 39   (2.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 25   (1.79%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 433   (30.93%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 175   (12.5%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 285   (20.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 102   (7.29%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 151   (10.79%)
  • Master's Degree: 42   (3%)
  • Professional School Degree: 16   (1.14%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 9   (0.73%)
  • 9th Grade: 12   (0.97%)
  • 10th Grade: 13   (1.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 13   (1.05%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 61   (4.92%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 400   (32.28%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 130   (10.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 284   (22.92%)
  • Associate Degree: 83   (6.7%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 178   (14.37%)
  • Master's Degree: 50   (4.04%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.48%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • Nikiski North Star Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Box 8629, Nikiski, AK 99635, Phone: (907) 776-5575, Students: 395 )

  • Nikiski Elementary


    ( Location: Box 8229, Nikiski, AK 99635, Phone: (907) 776-8533, )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • Nikiski Middle/senior High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: Box 7112, Nikiski, AK 99635, Phone: (907) 776-3456, Students: 400 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • Lighthouse Christian School


    ( Grades: K-3, Location: Po Box 7496, Nikiski, AK 99635, Phone: (907) 776-5454, Students: 3 )



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Nikiski Cdp, Alaska affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska.

Area Features of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska


Airport


(1) Arness Lake Airport Historical   (2) Butler Aviation Airport   (3) Carty S Airstrip   (4) Drift River Airport   (5) Island Lake Seaplane Base   (6) Joe Clouds Seaplane Base   (7) Mcgahan Industrial Airpark   (8) Offshore Systems-kenai Heliport   (9) Trading Bay Production Airport  

Bar


(1) Jumbo Rock   (2) Knutruin Rock   (3) Middle Ground Shoal  

Bay


(1) Nikiski Bay   (2) Number Three Bay   (3) Redoubt Bay   (4) Trading Bay  

Building


(1) Nikiski Fire Department Station 2   (2) Total Safety Emergency Response Services  

Cape


(1) Boulder Point   (2) East Foreland   (3) West Foreland  

Cemetery


(1) Mcgahan Cemetery  

Census


(1) Nikiski Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) Gompertz Channel  

Cliff


(1) Gray Cliff  

Flat


(1) Bachatna Flats   (2) Fox Flats   (3) Mcarthur Flats  

Gap


(1) Lake Clark Pass  

Glacier


(1) Aho Glacier   (2) Big River Lobe Double Glacier   (3) Double Glacier   (4) Drift River Lobe Double Glacier   (5) Tanaina Glacier  

Gut


(1) Seal Slough  

Lake


(1) Bernice Lake   (2) Big River Lakes   (3) Bishop Lake   (4) Blockade Lake   (5) Boundary Lake   (6) Bunitlana Lake   (7) Cabin Lake   (8) Cecille Lake   (9) Char-vic Lake   (10) Chugach Estates Lake   (11) Crane Lake   (12) Daniels Lake   (13) Dogbone Lake   (14) Douglas Lake   (15) Dunlin Lake   (16) Ermine Lake   (17) Flat Lake   (18) Foreland Lake   (19) Georgina Lake   (20) Gooseneck Lake   (21) Gull Lake   (22) Island Lake   (23) Killdeer Lake   (24) Kivi Lake   (25) Lake Ootka   (26) Marie Lake   (27) Parsons Lake   (28) Plover Lake   (29) Puppy Dog Lake   (30) Salamatof Lake   (31) Scaup Lake   (32) Shadura Lake   (33) Snipe Lake   (34) Stormy Lake   (35) Summit Lake   (36) Suneva Lake   (37) Tern Lake   (38) Thetis Lake   (39) Timberlost Lake   (40) Tirmore Lake   (41) Wik Lake  

Locale


(1) Drift River Terminal   (2) Nikishka Number Two   (3) Oil Platform A   (4) Oil Platform Baker   (5) Oil Platform C   (6) Oil Platform Dillon   (7) Oil Platform Dolly Varden   (8) Oil Platform Grayling   (9) Oil Platform King   (10) Oil Platform Mono   (11) Oil Platform Spark   (12) Oil Platform Trading Bay  

Park


(1) Captain Cook State Recreation Area   (2) East Foreland Lighthouse Reserve  

Populated Place


(1) Drift River   (2) Kustatan   (3) Nikishka   (4) Nikiski   (5) Peninsula Park Estates   (6) Port Nikiski   (7) Toyonak Historical  

Post Office


(1) Nikiski Post Office  

Reserve


(1) Redoubt Bay State Critical Habitat Area  

Ridge


(1) Kustatan Ridge  

Stream


(1) Bachatna Creek   (2) Big River   (3) Bishop Creek   (4) Blacksand Creek   (5) Cannery Creek   (6) Chakachatna River   (7) Drift River   (8) Glacier Fork Tlikakila River   (9) Johnson Slough   (10) Kustatan River   (11) Little Jack Slough   (12) Mcarthur River   (13) Montana Bill Creek   (14) North Fork Big River   (15) Rust Slough   (16) Seal River   (17) South Fork Big River   (18) Swanson River   (19) West Fork Bachatna Creek   (20) West Fork Kustatan River  

Summit


(1) Black Peak   (2) Coach Butte   (3) Double Peak  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

99635 (pop. 1,041)


Cities Nearby Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Salamatof Cdp, AK  (pop. 969) 8.1 Miles
Kenai City, AK  (pop. 7,661) 10.4 Miles
Ridgeway Cdp, AK  (pop. 2,264) 14.7 Miles
Kalifornsky Cdp, AK  (pop. 7,020) 16.3 Miles
Soldotna City, AK  (pop. 4,266) 16.6 Miles
Sterling Cdp, AK  (pop. 5,040) 20.0 Miles
Funny River Cdp, AK  (pop. 539) 22.0 Miles
Tyonek Cdp, AK  (pop. 164) 24.4 Miles
Kasilof Cdp, AK  (pop. 370) 25.8 Miles
Cohoe Cdp, AK  (pop. 808) 28.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

907





Latitude/Longitude of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Lat: 60.707891 N        Long: -151.262646 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alaska

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
  Total Electric Industry 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
  Total Electric Industry 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
  Total Electric Industry 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
  Total Electric Industry 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
  Total Electric Industry 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
  Total Electric Industry 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
  Total Electric Industry 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
  Total Electric Industry 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
  Total Electric Industry 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
  Total Electric Industry 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84
  Total Electric Industry 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 19   (1.2%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 69   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 76   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 112   (7.3%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 93   (6.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 268   (17.4%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 206   (13.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 188   (12.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 87   (5.6%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 115   (7.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 75   (4.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 25   (1.6%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 140   (9.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 71   (4.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,369

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 189

In 3-person carpool : 15

In 4-person carpool : 51

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 52

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 102

Other means : 84

Worked at home : 33


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 184

5 to 9 minutes : 269

10 to 14 minutes : 424

15 to 19 minutes : 275

20 to 24 minutes : 233

25 to 29 minutes : 122

30 to 34 minutes : 219

35 to 39 minutes : 48

40 to 44 minutes : 18

45 to 59 minutes : 54

60 to 89 minutes : 0

90 or more minutes : 16


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 392

No Social Security income : 1,168


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

With retirement income : 345

No retirement income : 1,215


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 45

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 65

$20,000 to $24,999 : 29

$25,000 to $29,999 : 27

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9

$45,000 to $49,999 : 20

$50,000 to $59,999 : 91

$60,000 to $74,999 : 193

$75,000 to $99,999 : 221

$100,000 to $124,999 : 223

$125,000 to $149,999 : 61

$150,000 to $199,999 : 96

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $76,667


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • KSLD (1140 AM; 10.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Thomas Sweeney)
  • NEW (1470 AM; 1.0 kW; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Thomas Sweeney)
  • NEW (840 AM; 10.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • KSRM (920 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • NEW (980 AM; 5.0 kW; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)

FM Radio Stations Near Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • KWHQ-FM (100.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • KPEN-FM (101.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications, Inc.)
  • KSWD-FM (105.3 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Seward Media Partners, Llc)
  • KFSE (106.9 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Blessed Hope Baptist Mission)
  • NEW (88.1 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: New Life Tabernacle Homer Ak)
  • KABN-FM (88.9 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc)
  • KABN-FM (89.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc)
  • KRAW (89.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KRAW (89.7 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KRAW (90.1 FM; Sterling, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWMD (90.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWMD (90.7 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Alaska Educational Radio System, Inc.)
  • KWJG (91.5 FM; Soldotna, AK; Owner: Kasilof Public B/g Inc)
  • NEW (91.7 FM; Tyonek, AK; Owner: Our Lady Of The Rosary - Alaska, Dba Holy Rosary Academy)
  • KDLL (91.9 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Pickle Hill Public Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KXBA (93.3 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Peninsula Communications Inc)
  • KKIS-FM (96.5 FM; Kenai, AK; Owner: Ksrm, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 226  (24.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 67  (7.4%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 73  (8.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 391  (43.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 254  (34.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 152  (20.5%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 265  (35.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 6  (0.8%)


(updated 2010)





There are 0 Farms In Nikiski Cdp, Alaska


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

  • Nikiski Private Airstrip


    (about 1.5 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: A82)

  • Kenai Municipal


    (about 9.7 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: ENA)

  • Bear Fish Camp Airport


    (about 15.5 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: AK2)

  • Granite Point Ndb


    (about 17.7 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: XWA)

  • Soldotna Airport


    (about 17.8 miles in Soldotna, Alaska; Airport Code: SXQ)

  • Trading Bay Production


    (about 19.6 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: JZE)

  • Zips Airport


    (about 20.4 miles in Kasilof, Alaska; Airport Code: AK8)

  • Shirleyville Airport


    (about 21.7 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: OQV)

  • Tyonek Airport


    (about 25.7 miles in Tyonek, Alaska; Airport Code: TYE)

  • Drift River Airport


    (about 31.4 miles in Kenai, Alaska; Airport Code: DRF)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.67%

Carpooled

9.36%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.31%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.18%

Other Means

7.80%

Worked At Home

3.68%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Nikiski Cdp, Alaska, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,038

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 49

Female householder, no husband present : 97

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 282

Householder not living alone : 94


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 43

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 19

All other households : 1,498


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 952

Renter-occupied housing units : 86

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 49

Renter-occupied housing units : 0

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 71

Renter-occupied housing units : 26

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 314

Renter-occupied housing units : 62


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 142

$10,000 to $14,999 : 16

$15,000 to $19,999 : 71

$20,000 to $24,999 : 114

$25,000 to $29,999 : 39

$30,000 to $34,999 : 69

$35,000 to $39,999 : 30

$40,000 to $44,999 : 36

$45,000 to $49,999 : 31

$50,000 to $59,999 : 119

$60,000 to $74,999 : 186

$75,000 to $99,999 : 267

$100,000 to $124,999 : 244

$125,000 to $149,999 : 61

$150,000 to $199,999 : 122

$200,000 or more : 13


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Total : 1,744


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Occupied : 1,560

Vacant : 184


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 61

Built 1990 to 1999 : 420

Built 1980 to 1989 : 641

Built 1970 to 1979 : 454

Built 1960 to 1969 : 133

Built 1950 to 1959 : 35

Built 1940 to 1949 : 0

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Utility gas : 992

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 34

Electricity : 1

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 320

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 207

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 6

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 25

$10,000 to $14,999 : 24

$15,000 to $19,999 : 41

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 10

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 27

$50,000 to $59,999 : 24

$60,000 to $69,999 : 112

$70,000 to $79,999 : 11

$80,000 to $89,999 : 11

$90,000 to $99,999 : 27

$100,000 to $124,999 : 212

$125,000 to $149,999 : 169

$150,000 to $174,999 : 135

$175,000 to $199,999 : 110

$200,000 to $249,999 : 154

$250,000 to $299,999 : 98

$300,000 to $399,999 : 139

$400,000 to $499,999 : 16

$500,000 to $749,999 : 27

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 36

Home equity loan only : 83

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 640

Housing units without a mortgage : 627


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Nikiski Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $177,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $166,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $177,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $129,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $79,500

Built 1950 to 1959 : $203,900

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska: 68.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 72.73%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 27.27%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (Nikiski Cdp, AK): $51,176
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Nikiski Cdp): $104,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Nikiski Cdp): $631
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Utility Gas: 61.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 4.9%
Electricity: 5.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 22.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 6.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Nikiski Cdp, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

1st Choice Home Health Care, Inc


     Address: 159 E Redoubt Avenue, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/2/1996

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 4241 B Street, Suite 100, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/23/2006

Providence Home Health Care


     Address: 3546 Latouche Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/17/1982

Denali Home Health And Hospice, An Amedisys Co


     Address: 3935 Reka Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/7/1996

Southcentral Foundation Home Based Services Certif


     Address: 4160 Tudor Center Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/17/1996

Hospitals Close To Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Central Peninsula General Hospital


     Address: 250 Hospital Place, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Providence Alaska Medical Center


     Address: Box 196604, Anchorage, Alaska 99519
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Alaska Regional Hospital


     Address: 2801 Debarr Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"alaska Native Medical Center, Phs"


     Address: 4315 Diplomacy Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

St Elias Specialty Hospital


     Address: 4800 Cordova Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Heritage Place


     Address: 232 Rockwell Avenue, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%

Providence Extended Care Ctr


     Address: 4900 Eagle Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 198
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mary Conrad Center


     Address: 9100 Centennial Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Providence Seward Med & Care Center Ltc


     Address: 431 First Street (p.o. Box 430), Seward, Alaska 99664
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 70%

South Peninsula Hospital Ltc


     Address: 4300 Bartlett Street, Homer, Alaska 99603
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 25
     Percent Occupied: 100%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 1,624 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Nikiski Cdp, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 135
    Disabled Workers: 50
    Widowers Workers: 30
    Spouses Workers: 10
    Children Workers: 40


(updated 2007)





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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Nikiski Cdp, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

8.17 % of Kenai Peninsula Borough tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,864

Alaska Average 9.33 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 1.82 % ($46,749 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.31 % ($48,035 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.29 % ($35,962 AGI )

Relocation away from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

8.10 % of Kenai Peninsula Borough tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,693

Alaska Average 9.43 %

0.12 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $23,136

Alaska Average 0.25 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 1.85 % ($33,064 AGI )
  • Matanuska Susitna Bo , AK 0.48 % ($45,270 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.36 % ($36,561 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alaska

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alaska

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Nikiski Cdp, Alaska is based on over 50 years of data.

























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Nikiski Cdp, Alaska directly or research local government web sites.



Number of Sex Offenders In Alaska

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,873 4,219 3,032 5,300 1,885 1,842 2,779 2,000 2,140 2,165


(updated 2014)



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