Nikolski, Alaska

Nikolski is a town located in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska. As of the 2000 census, the population of the town is 39.


\nNikolski is located at 52°56'29" North, 168°51'39" West (52.941485, -168.860765)
1. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the town has a total area of 344.0 km² (132.8 mi²). 342.1 km² (132.1 mi²) of it is land and 1.9 km² (0.7 mi²) of it is water. The total area is 0.55% water.


\nAs of the
census2 of 2000, there are 39 people, 15 households, and 12 families residing in the town. The population density is 0.1/km² (0.3/mi²). There are 28 housing units at an average density of 0.1/km² (0.2/mi²). The racial makeup of the town is 30.77% White, 0.00% Black or African American, 69.23% Native American, 0.00% Asian, 0.00% Pacific Islander, 0.00% from other races, and 0.00% from two or more races. 0.00% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race. There are 15 households out of which 40.0% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 53.3% are married couples living together, 20.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 20.0% are non-families. 20.0% of all households are made up of individuals and 0.0% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.60 and the average family size is 2.92. In the town the population is spread out with 35.9% under the age of 18, 0.0% from 18 to 24, 30.8% from 25 to 44, 23.1% from 45 to 64, and 10.3% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 40 years. For every 100 females there are 105.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 92.3 males. The median income for a household in the town is $38,750, and the median income for a family is $40,250. Males have a median income of $26,250 versus $11,875 for females. The per capita income for the town is $14,083. 20.7% of the population and 23.5% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 13.6% are under the age of 18 and 55.6% are 65 or older.

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