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King Cove, Alaska

King Cove is a city located in Aleutians East Borough, Alaska. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city is 792.

Geography King Cove is located at 55°4'20" North, 162°19'5" West (55.072125, -162.318040)1.

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 77.2 km² (29.8 mi²). 65.4 km² (25.3 mi²) of it is land and 11.8 km² (4.5 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 15.23% water.

Demographics As of the census of 2000, there are 792 people, 170 households, and 116 families residing in the city. The population density is 12.1/km² (31.3/mi²). There are 207 housing units at an average density of 3.2/km² (8.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 15.03% White, 1.64% African American, 46.72% Native American, 26.77% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 5.93% from other races, and 3.79% from two or more races. 7.45% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 170 households out of which 45.3% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 46.5% are married couples living together, 15.9% have a female householder with no husband present, and 31.2% are non-families. 25.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 2.9% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.90 and the average family size is 3.53.

In the city the population is spread out with 21.3% under the age of 18, 11.9% from 18 to 24, 41.0% from 25 to 44, 22.7% from 45 to 64, and 3.0% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 35 years. For every 100 females there are 147.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 166.2 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $45,893, and the median income for a family is $47,188. Males have a median income of $30,714 versus $19,125 for females. The per capita income for the city is $17,791. 11.9% of the population and 3.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 1.7% are under the age of 18 and 27.3% are 65 or older.



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