Alaska Places & Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean & Most Likely to be Impacted by Rising Sea Levels

Methodology: We crunched data from the Census department & NOAA to show places & census tracts adjacent to the ocean coast line. This is a novel analysis & for the first time these places & census tracts most likely to be impacted by rising sea levels are available to the public for free.

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No Place Number of Ocean Adjacent Census Tracts Total Population Living In Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean Total Houses In Census Tracts Adjacent to the Ocean Census tract GEOID
1 Anchorage 12 66,817 24,664 1400000US02020000300, 1400000US02020001200, 1400000US02020002823, 1400000US02020002900, 1400000US02020000400, 1400000US02020001300, 1400000US02020002711, 1400000US02020000101, 1400000US02020000102, 1400000US02020000500, 1400000US02020002702, 1400000US02020002301
2 Juneau 3 14,543 6,783 1400000US02110000500, 1400000US02110000100, 1400000US02110000600
3 Ketchikan 3 11,334 5,322 1400000US02130000100, 1400000US02130000200, 1400000US02130000300
4 Kodiak 3 10,690 3,816 1400000US02150000300, 1400000US02150000200, 1400000US02150000400
5 Cohoe 1 10,112 4,995 1400000US02122000700
6 Kipnuk 1 9,888 2,745 1400000US02050000100
7 Sitka 2 8,943 4,119 1400000US02220000100, 1400000US02220000200
8 Kusilvak Census Area 1 7,914 2,193 1400000US02158000100
9 Kenai 1 7,463 3,411 1400000US02122000600
10 Shishmaref 1 5,883 2,197 1400000US02180000100
11 Point Possession 1 5,863 2,552 1400000US02122000200
12 Wasilla 1 4,872 1,661 1400000US02170000601
13 Bear Creek 1 4,675 2,138 1400000US02122001300
14 Unalaska 1 4,619 1,065 1400000US02016000200
15 Knik-Fairview 1 4,532 1,945 1400000US02170000604
16 Kivalina 1 4,449 1,589 1400000US02188000100
17 Chenega 1 4,434 1,915 1400000US02261000300
18 Barrow 1 4,351 1,652 1400000US02185000100
19 Homer 1 4,242 2,189 1400000US02122001000
20 Nome 1 3,971 1,828 1400000US02180000200
21 Anchor Point 1 3,520 2,948 1400000US02122000800
22 Nelson Lagoon 1 3,304 894 1400000US02013000100
23 Kotzebue 1 3,283 1,122 1400000US02188000200
24 Kupreanof 1 3,221 1,738 1400000US02195000200
25 Fritz Creek 1 3,110 1,802 1400000US02122001100
26 Prudhoe Bay 1 3,056 0 1400000US02185000300
27 Twin Hills 1 2,644 1,339 1400000US02070000100
28 Cordova 1 2,629 1,276 1400000US02261000200
29 Excursion Inlet 1 2,560 1,590 1400000US02100000100
30 Tazlina 1 2,554 2,902 1400000US02261000100
31 Klawock 1 2,513 1,099 1400000US02198000200
32 Wrangell 1 2,387 1,499 1400000US02275000300
33 Saxman 1 2,365 898 1400000US02130000400
34 Dillingham 1 2,335 1,083 1400000US02070000200
35 Big Lake 1 2,274 1,796 1400000US02170000502
36 Point Hope 1 2,260 868 1400000US02185000200
37 Diamond Ridge 1 2,222 1,154 1400000US02122000900
38 Edna Bay 1 2,139 1,628 1400000US02198000100
39 Game Creek 1 2,062 1,598 1400000US02105000300
40 Womens Bay 1 1,885 1,075 1400000US02150000100
41 Metlakatla 1 1,711 539 1400000US02198940100
42 Ugashik 1 1,474 1,508 1400000US02164000100
43 Kodiak Station 1 1,398 429 1400000US02150000500
44 Crown Point 1 1,167 858 1400000US02122000300
45 Adak 1 1,065 879 1400000US02016000100
46 Seldovia Village 1 1,007 1,083 1400000US02122001200
47 Skagway 1 999 636 1400000US02230000100
48 Naknek 1 970 917 1400000US02060000100
49 Petersville 1 744 1,894 1400000US02170000101
50 Yakutat 1 643 391 1400000US02282000100
51 Tyonek 1 400 316 1400000US02122000100