StatisticMentasta LakeAlaskaNational
Population density (sq mi)1191
Median age32.533.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.6:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)38%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1840%48%43%
Speak English79%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Mentasta Lake is 40% lower than Alaska
  • The median age in Mentasta Lake is 3% lower than Alaska
  • In Mentasta Lake 0.00% of the population is White
  • In Mentasta Lake 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Mentasta Lake 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Mentasta Lake, AK Demographics


      Mentasta Lake population breakdown by race

      RaceMentasta LakeAlaskaNational
      American Indian95.03%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race4.97%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.34%4.75%
      In Mentasta Lake, 0.0% 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

      Mentasta Lake age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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