Nelchina is located close to the center of Alaska. Nelchina has 47.10 square miles of land area and 0.43 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Nelchina population is 124, which has grown 74.65% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 16.17% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. Nelchina median household income is $40,417 in 2010-2014 and has has shrunk by 0.51% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 39.28% and is much lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Nelchina median house value is $123,300 in 2010-2014 and has shrunk by -27.11% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.80% and is much lower than the national average rate of 46.91%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Nelchina is much better than the state average in quality.