AK

National Population : 333,590,059
Alaska State Population : 534,206

About Kenai, AK

Kenai, AK is located in Kenai Peninsula County in the state of Alaska.

The total City Population for Kenai is about 5,411 with about 103 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 15,122.

The Average Home Value is $236,000.00, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Home Value of $230,425.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $61,401.00, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $69,317.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Kenai is about 8.9%.

Alaska is ranked #20 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 52.72 out of 100.

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Nearby Locations

Soldotna, AK (5.90 mi.)
Kasilof, AK (10.17 mi.)
Sterling, AK (12.86 mi.)
Clam Gulch, AK (26.07 mi.)
Ninilchik, AK (42.34 mi.)
Cooper Landing, AK (44.37 mi.)
Cooper Lndg, AK (44.37 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 99611
Latitude : 60.756211
Longitude : -150.520266
TimeZone : Alaska (GMT -09:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 265 ft.
Area Code(s) : 907

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.56
Male Population Estimate : 52.08%
Female Population Estimate : 47.92%
Median Age : 37.0
Male Median Age : 36.7
Female Median Age : 37.4

White Population Estimate : 87.75%
Black Population Estimate : 1.02%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.63%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.33%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.81%
Indian Population Estimate : 14.24%
Other Population Estimate : 1.03%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Kenai specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Kenai Peninsula County: About 4 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Kenai Peninsula County: Data Not Available
Kenai Peninsula County is about 5% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.