STUDY AUTHORS: The McDowell Group

Information on demographics, economy, infrastructure, and history are provided for communities in the study area. A general discussion of socioeconomics for the Municipality of Anchorage, Kenai Peninsula Borough and the Matanuska Susitna Borough are also provided. The discussion is based on the most recent government data available at the time of preparation.


  • Per capita income in 2007 was $35,415 in the Kenai Peninsula Borough, $34,341 in the Matanuska Susitna Borough and $46,243 in the Municipality of Anchorage during the study period.