StatisticKenaiAlaskaNational
Population7,551731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)259191
Median age37.033.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)54%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1852%48%43%
Speak English93%84%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Kenai is 25812% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Kenai is 10% higher than Alaska
  • In Kenai 76.88% of the population is White
  • In Kenai 0.32% of the population is Black
  • In Kenai 1.85% of the population is Asian

Compare Kenai, AK Demographics

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      Kenai population breakdown by race

      RaceKenaiAlaskaNational
      White76.88%65.62%73.35%
      Black0.32%3.32%12.63%
      Asian1.85%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian11.20%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian1.96%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race7.76%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.03%1.34%4.75%
      In Kenai, 2.3% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Kenai age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Kenai, AK demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).