Population density (sq mi)26191
Median age23.233.637.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1868%48%43%
Speak English47%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Nanwalek is 2476% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Nanwalek is 31% lower than Alaska
  • In Nanwalek 5.56% of the population is White
  • In Nanwalek 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Nanwalek 0.46% of the population is Asian

Compare Nanwalek, AK Demographics


      Nanwalek population breakdown by race

      American Indian78.24%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian2.31%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race13.43%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.34%4.75%
      In Nanwalek, 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

      Nanwalek age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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