Kenai, AK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Kenai, Alaska Info Snack

Population
7,742
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
13.4%
Median Home
$229,100
Median Income
$61,348
Median Rent
$950

Kenai SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
3
Amenities
6
Education
6
Commute
8.5

Kenai, AK Crime Report

521
Total Crimes
6,626.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
167.57%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Kenai
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 521 6,626.8 3,777.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 75 954.0 867.1 366.7
Murder 2 25.4 9.4 5.0
Robbery 3 38.2 112.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 42 534.2 596.0 250.2
Property Crime 446 5,672.9 2,910.8 2,109.9
Burglary 46 585.1 487.1 340.5
Larceny 353 4,490.0 2,066.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 47 597.8 357.7 219.9

Kenai, AK Cost Of Living

114
Kenai's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Kenai Alaska National Average
Overall 114 128 100
Services 106 112 100
Groceries 131 137 100
Health 142 147 100
Housing 108 135 100
Transportation 113 120 100
Utilities 125 147 100

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Rankings for Kenai in Alaska

Map Of Kenai, AK

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Population over time in Kenai

Year Population % Change
2019 7,742 0.7%
2018 7,687 0.7%
2017 7,634 1.1%
2016 7,551 1.2%
2015 7,463 1.6%
2014 7,348 1.3%
2013 7,251 1.4%
2012 7,152 1.1%
2011 7,074 1.0%
2010 7,004 -

Race / Ethnicity in Kenai

White
71.7% (5,548)
African American
0.4% (30)
American Indian
12.0% (932)
Asian
2.7% (210)
Hawaiian
1.3% (102)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.4% (415)
Hispanic
6.5% (505)
Race Kenai AK USA
White 71.7% 60.6% 60.7%
African American 0.4% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 12.0% 14.4% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 6.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.3% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.4% 7.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.5% 7.0% 18.0%

Gender in Kenai

Female
49.3% (3,816)
Male
50.7% (3,926)
Gender Kenai AK USA
Female 49.3% 47.8% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 52.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kenai for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (309)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (696)
High School / GED
31.0% (2,400)
Some College
31.0% (2,400)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (464)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (851)
Master's Degree
7.0% (541)
Professional Degree
1.0% (77)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Kenai AK USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 31.0% 27.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Kenai, Alaska

Less than $10,000
4.5% (34,731)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.0% (15,518)
$15,000 to $24,999
13.6% (105,427)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.6% (74,636)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.0% (92,618)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.8% (153,214)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (85,721)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.6% (113,063)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.7% (52,220)
$200,000 or more
6.1% (47,048)
Income Kenai AK USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 4.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.0% 2.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 13.6% 6.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.6% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.0% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.8% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 14.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.6% 19.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.7% 9.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.1% 8.6% 7.7%

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