This page looks at a variety of Denali Park CDP Alaska housing market data taken from the most recent 2022 American Community Survey census data. Housing units are structures such as a single family home, apartment community, mobile home park, public housing, etc. where a person or family live and live separately from other residents of the building. Figure 1 shows the total number of housing units for each city. Denali Park CDP depicts it has a Housing Units of 244 which is in the middle range of other places in the surrounding region.
Figure 2 illustrates the housing density in the Denali Park CDP housing market as measured by housing units per square land mile (includes single family homes, apartments, etc.) Denali Park CDP shows it has a Housing Density of 1.4 which is the second smallest when ranked by housing density of all the other places in the local area. The place with the highest housing density in the area is Nenana which depicts a density of 41.4 ( considerably bigger). Comparing housing density to the United States average of 39.5, Denali Park CDP is only about 3.5% the size. Also, in comparison with the state of Alaska, housing density of 0.6, Denali Park CDP is approximately 2.4 times bigger.
In Figure 3, Denali Park CDP area change in the number of housing units and is a forward gauge (along with population change) for any potential housing shortage. Denali Park CDP depicts it has a Housing Unit Change of -26.3% which is the smallest in order of change in the housing units of all the other places in the area. The place with the highest change in the housing units in the area is Nenana which depicts a housing units of 13.5% ( about the same size). Comparing change in the housing units to the United States average of 7.4%, Denali Park CDP is approximately 3.6 times bigger. Also, in contrast to the state of Alaska, change in the housing units of 5.7%, Denali Park CDP is approximately 4.6 times bigger.
Figure 4 shows the percentage of rental property based on that they are occupied by renters as a percent of the total number of households in the community (including homes, apartments, etc.) Denali Park CDP depicts it has a Renter Percent of 56.8% which is at the top of all other places in the greater Denali Park CDP region.
Figure 5 illustrates the total number of housing units that are occupied by owners. it has a Owner Percent of 43.2% which is the smallest when ranked by owner percent of all the other places in the local area.
Denali Park CDP Alaska Home Cost Charts
Median owner costs for the real estate market are shown in Figure 8 and include the costs associated with any mortgage, utility expenses, insurance, and other miscellaneous costs. Denali Park CDP depicts it has a Median Owner Cost of $475 which is the smallest in terms of median ownership cost of all the other places in the greater region. Figure 9 shows the median amount of cost as a percent of total household income for people who own homes in the Denali Park CDP metro area. it has a Owner Cost as % of HH Income of 12% which is less than most other places in the area. The next chart, Figure 10, provides a comparison chart of the median home cost as a percent of a median worker take home earnings and is thus a valuable measure of affordable housing. Denali Park CDP depicts it has a Median Home Value as Percent of Median Earnings of 2697% which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Denali Park CDP region.
Housing cost as a percent of household income for owners who do not have a mortgage is shown in Figure 12. This analysis can be useful for understanding the affordable housing for home ownership excluding any financing cost in the area shown. Denali Park CDP depicts it has a % of Income Owner Costs-No Mortgage of 12% which is in the center range of other places in the greater region. The place with the highest cost as a percent of household income in the area is Salcha CDP which depicts a cost as a percent of household income of 19% (65.5% larger).
Figure 13 looks at the cost of rent for rental property using the percent of total household income which is a valuable measure of financial health for the area. (The higher the proportion of rent payments to total household income is a sign of greater financial stress. Also, rent can be covered by rent assistance and rent assistance programs in the form of rent assistance.) Denali Park CDP has the largest proportion of rent as a percent of income is between 10pct to 20pct at 36% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 16 shows the percentage of renters who pay for utilities in Denali Park CDP Alaska. This is calculated as the percent of renters who pay separately for utilities versus the people who have utilities included as part of amenities. Denali Park CDP has one of the largest proportions of pay extra for utilities at 32% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being Salcha CDP with 38%.
Denali Park CDP Alaska Home Financing Charts
Figure 17 shows the proportion of houses with a mortgage versus those without a mortgage. Denali Park CDP has the largest proportion of houses with mortgages at 100% of the total and is ranked #1.
Denali Park CDP Alaska Home Characteristics Charts
Figure 19 shows, for the average house in each location, the median year that a house was built. This can be useful for understanding the relative age of one neighborhood versus another for a real estate investor. it has a Median Year Built of 1991 which is the largest of all places in the local area.
Figure 20 looks at the distribution of housing units by the median age that the homes were built. it has the largest proportion of homes built in 2020 or later at 12% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the smallest proportion of homes built between 1990 to 1999 at 17% of the total. Third, it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1950 to 1959 at 4% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 21 shows the year that people who own homes moved into this region. it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2000 to 2009 at 50% of the total and is ranked #1.
Figure 22 shows the year that people who rent moved into the area. Denali Park CDP has one of the largest proportions of renters moved in 2019 or later at 69% of the total and is ranked #2. The only larger place being Healy CDP with 86%.
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and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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