Everything You Need to Know About the City of Knik-Fairview Alaska

In 2017, Knik-Fairview, AK had a population of 17.2k people with a median age of 33.5 and a median household income of $87,093 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Knik-Fairview, AK grew from 17,038 to 17,203, a 0.968 percent increase, and its median household income grew from $85,335 dollars to $87,093 dollars, a 2.06 percent increase.

The population of Knik-Fairview, AK is 83.1 percent White Alone, 6.19 percent Two or More Races, and 4.28 percent American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in Knik-Fairview, AK speak a non-English language, and 97.5 percent are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Knik-Fairview, AK is $234,400 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 80.3 percent. Most people in Knik-Fairview, AK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 37.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Knik-Fairview, AK is 2 cars per household.


Health in Knik-Fairview

84.9 percent of the population of Knik-Fairview, AK has health coverage, with 48 percent on employee plans, 12.8 percent on Medicaid, 4.07 percent on Medicare, 14.9 percent on non-group plans, and 5.15 percent on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Knik-Fairview, AK was $11,064 dollars in 2014. This is a 6.1 percent increase from the previous year ($10,428 dollars).

Primary care physicians in Knik-Fairview, AK see 2351 patients per year on average, which represents a 12.9 percent increase from the previous year (2083 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 2046 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 863 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Ketchikan Gateway Borough and Wrangell City and Borough have the highest prevalence of diabetes (9.4 percent). Additionally, Aleutians West Census Area has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (40.7 percent)


Economy in Knik-Fairview

The economy of Knik-Fairview, AK employs 7.34k people. The largest industries in Knik-Fairview, AK are Construction (1,105 people), Retail Trade (875 people), and Health Care & Social Assistance (864 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($92,243 dollars), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($90,699 dollars), and Utilities ($79,891 dollars).

Median household income in Knik-Fairview, AK is $87,093 dollars. Males in Knik-Fairview, AK have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $50,667 dollars. The income inequality in Knik-Fairview, AK (measured using the Gini index) is 0.436 percent, which is lower than the national average.

Households in Knik-Fairview, AK have a median annual income of $87,093 dollars, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $85,335 dollars in 2016, which represents a 2.06 percent annual growth.