Tenakee Springs, AlaskaTenakee Springs
is a city located in Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area, Alaska
. As of the 2000
census, the population of the city is 104.
Geography\nTenakee Springs is located at 57°46'41" North, 135°13'11" West (57.778095, -135.219618)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 49.5 km²
). 35.7 km² (13.8 mi²) of it is land and 13.8 km² (5.3 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 27.84% water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2
, there are 104 people, 59 households, and 28 families residing in the city. The population density
is 2.9/km² (7.5/mi²). There are 144 housing units at an average density of 4.0/km² (10.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 87.50% White
, 0.00% Black
or African American
, 2.88% Native American
, 0.96% Asian
, 0.96% Pacific Islander
, 1.92% from other races
, and 5.77% from two or more races. 2.88% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 59 households out of which 16.9% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 39.0% are married couples living together, 5.1% have a female householder with no husband present, and 52.5% are non-families. 47.5% of all households are made up of individuals and 13.6% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 1.76 and the average family size is 2.46.
In the city the population is spread out with 13.5% under the age of 18, 5.8% from 18 to 24, 23.1% from 25 to 44, 42.3% from 45 to 64, and 15.4% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 47 years. For every 100 females there are 121.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 109.3 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $33,125, and the median income for a family is $41,250. Males have a median income of $38,125 versus $26,250 for females. The per capita income for the city is $20,482. 11.8% of the population and 9.1% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 10.0% are under the age of 18 and 33.3% are 65 or older.