Lazy Mountain, Alaska

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Lazy Mountain, Alaska
CDP
Location of Lazy Mountain, Alaska
Location of Lazy Mountain, Alaska
Coordinates: 61°37′32″N 149°2′42″W / 61.62556°N 149.04500°W / 61.62556; -149.04500Coordinates: 61°37′32″N 149°2′42″W / 61.62556°N 149.04500°W / 61.62556; -149.04500
Country United States
State Alaska
Borough Matanuska-Susitna
Government
 • Borough mayor Larry DeVilbiss[1]
Area
 • Total 35.7 sq mi (92.3 km2)
 • Land 35.5 sq mi (91.9 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation 2,726 ft (831 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,479
 • Density 41/sq mi (16/km2)
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
Area code(s) 907
FIPS code 02-43260
GNIS feature ID 1866958

Lazy Mountain is a census-designated place (CDP) in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska, United States. It is part of the Anchorage, Alaska Metropolitan Statistical Area. At the 2010 census the population was 1,479.

Geography[edit]

Lazy Mountain is located at 61°37′32″N 149°02′42″W / 61.625517°N 149.044935°W / 61.625517; -149.044935.[2]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 35.7 square miles (92 km2), of which, 35.5 square miles (92 km2) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) of it (0.50%) is water.

Demographics[edit]

As of the census[3] of 2000, there were 1,158 people, 410 households, and 303 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 32.6 people per square mile (12.6/km²). There were 465 housing units at an average density of 13.1/sq mi (5.1/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.66% White, 0.09% Black or African American, 2.94% Native American, 1.04% Asian, 0.17% from other races, and 3.11% from two or more races. 1.04% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There were 410 households out of which 40.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 63.7% were married couples living together, 6.6% had a female householder with no husband present, and 25.9% were non-families. 20.2% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.82 and the average family size was 3.30.

In the CDP the population was spread out with 31.6% under the age of 18, 5.7% from 18 to 24, 27.9% from 25 to 44, 28.2% from 45 to 64, and 6.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 36 years. For every 100 females there were 114.4 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 111.2 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $46,500, and the median income for a family was $54,881. Males had a median income of $37,179 versus $28,889 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $22,789. About 3.3% of families and 7.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 9.4% of those under age 18 and none of those age 65 or over.

Notable Residents[edit]

Anna Marly French & Russian Singer

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2013 ACoM Members". Online Resource Center, Alaska Conference of Mayors. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League. 2013. Retrieved May 29, 2013. 
  2. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23. 
  3. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.