Kenai Peninsula Borough

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Kenai Peninsula Borough, Alaska

144 N Binkley St
Soldotna, AK 99669
Phone: (907) 262-4441
Fax: (907) 262-8615

In south-central AK, bounded on west by Cook Inlet, on east by the Gulf of Alaska, inlets of the Pacific. Established by combining the former divisions of Kenai-Cook Inlet and Seward. Name Origin: For a local Indian tribe; meaning of name unknown

Area (sq mi):: 24754.60 (land 16013.26; water 8741.34) Population per square mile: 3.20
Population 2005: 51,960 State rank: 4 Population change: 2000-20005 4.60%; 1990-2000 21.80% Population 2000: 49,691 (White 85.10%; Black or African American 0.50%; Hispanic or Latino 2.20%; Asian 1.00%; Other 12.40%). Foreign born: 2.70%. Median age: 36.30
Income 2000: per capita $20,949; median household $46,397; Population below poverty level: 10.00% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,156-$29,362
Unemployment (2004): 9.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.00% Median travel time to work: 25.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 7.30%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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(93) And Kenai Peninsula Borough has a population of about 58,600 people and a land area of about 16,075 square miles (roughly 3.5 people per square mile).
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The Kenai Peninsula Borough School District, where Mirandah and her tutor were working together, spreads out over 25,600 square miles and includes 40 schools, four of which can be reached only by plane or boat.
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