Everything You Need to Know About the City of Tanaina Alaska

In 2017, Tanaina, AK had a population of 10.5k people with a median age of 29.3 and a median household income of $80,980 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Tanaina, AK grew from 9,736 to 10,512, a 7.97 percent increase and its median household income declined from $81,109 dollars to $80,980 dollars, a -0.159 percent decrease.

The population of Tanaina, AK is 77 percent White Alone, 9.48 percent Two or More Races, and 7.48 percent Hispanic or Latino. N/A% of the people in Tanaina, AK speak a non-English language, and 98.8 percent are U.S. citizens.

The median property value in Tanaina, AK is $239,500 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 78.1 percent. Most people in Tanaina, AK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 34.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Tanaina, AK is 3 cars per household.


Health in Tanaina

84 percent of the population of Tanaina, AK has health coverage, with 46.1 percent on employee plans, 14.7 percent on Medicaid, 4.88 percent on Medicare, 12.7 percent on non-group plans, and 5.58 percent on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the place of Tanaina, 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 Tanaina, 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 Tanaina

The economy of Tanaina, Alaska employs 4.5k people and Tanaina has an unemployment rate of 7.9 percent. Tanaina has seen the job market decreased by -0.7 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 19.5 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in Tanaina, AK are Health Care & Social Assistance (628 people), Construction (714 people), and Retail Trade (534 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($89,803 dollars), Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing & Hunting, & Mining ($86,750 dollars), and Utilities ($81,563 dollars).

Households in Tanaina, AK have a median annual income of $80,980 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 $81,109 dollars in 2016, which represents a -0.159 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for Tanaina

– The Sales Tax Rate for Tanaina is 0.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for Tanaina is 0.0 percent.

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for Tanaina

– The average earnings of a Tanaina resident are $26,830 dollars a year. 

– The Median household earnings of a Tanaina resident is $76,114 dollars a year.