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Kasilof, Alaska

Kasilof is a town located in Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska. As of the 2000 census, the population of the town is 471.


\nKasilof is located at 60°20'7" North, 151°14'1" West (60.335274, -151.233594)
1. According to the United States Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 27.4 km² (10.6 mi²). 26.8 km² (10.4 mi²) of it is land and 0.5 km² (0.2 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 1.99% water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 471 people, 180 households, and 124 families residing in the town. The population density is 17.6/km² (45.4/mi²). There are 208 housing units at an average density of 7.8/km² (20.1/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 92.36% White, 0.64% Black or African American, 3.18% Native American, 0.21% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.21% from other races, and 3.40% from two or more races. 0.21% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 180 households out of which 33.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.8% are married couples living together, 7.2% have a female householder with no husband present, and 30.6% are non-families. 22.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 2.2% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.62 and the average family size is 3.06. In the town the population is spread out with 27.4% under the age of 18, 5.1% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 31.4% from 45 to 64, and 8.1% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 107.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 111.1 males. The median income for a household in the town is $43,929, and the median income for a family is $58,036. Males have a median income of $45,469 versus $12,143 for females. The per capita income for the town is $21,211. 26.4% of the population and 21.4% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 35.8% are under the age of 18 and 39.1% are 65 or older.