Naukati Bay is a census-designated place (CDP) in the Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area of the Unorganized Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. The population was 113 at the 2010 census, down from 135 in 2000.
Naukati Bay is located at 55°52′25″N 133°11′5″W / 55.87361°N 133.18472°W / 55.87361; -133.18472 (Naukati Bay (P. of Wales-Hyder)), elevation: 207 feet (63 m) (Section 18, Township 069 South, Range 080 East, Copper River Meridian) between a pair of sheltered bays (Little Naukati Bay and Naukati Bay) on the West coast of Prince of Wales Island in South-East Alaska. Naukati Bay is located in the Ketchikan Recording District.
Naukati Bay, census-designated place (CDP) tract’s Centroid is at 55°52′57″N 133°11′42″W / 55.88250°N 133.19500°W / 55.88250; -133.19500 (Naukati Bay (CDP)), elevation: 13 feet (4.0 m) The United States Census Bureau adjusted the census-designated place tract’s boundaries from 1990 to 2008, resulting in the shift of the CDP’s Centroid coordinates seen above, i.e. the ground has not moved, but the places where the Census counts has.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 5.1 square miles (13 km), of which, 4.8 square miles (12 km) of it is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km) of it (4.95%) is water.
Naukati Bay first reported on the 1990 U.S. Census as a census-designated place (CDP).
As of the census of 2000, there were 135 people, 60 households, and 34 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 28.1 people per square mile (10.9/km²). There were 78 housing units at an average density of 16.3/sq mi (6.3/km²), and 18 vacant housing units. The racial makeup of the CDP was 86.67% White, 0.74% Black or African American, 9.63% Native American, 2.22% Asian, 0.74% from other races. 0.74% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 60 households out of which 36.7% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 36.7% were married couples living together, 6.7% had a female householder with no husband present, and 43.3% were non-families. 41.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 5.0% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.25 and the average family size was 3.03.
In the CDP, the age distribution of the population shows 32.6% under the age of 18, 1.5% from 18 to 24, 34.8% from 25 to 44, 28.9% from 45 to 64, and 2.2% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females, there were 150.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 160.0 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP was $27,500, and the median income for a family was $32,917. Males had a median income of $51,875 versus $0 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $15,950. There were 6.9% of families and 9.4% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and none of those over 64.