Shishmaref is located in west Alaska. Shishmaref is part of Nome County. Shishmaref has 2.22 square miles of land area and 5.04 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Shishmaref population is 629, which has grown 11.92% since 2000. The population growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 16.17% and is about the same as the national average rate of 11.61%. Shishmaref median household income is $37,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 20.47% since 2000. The income growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 39.28% and is lower than the national average rate of 27.36%. Shishmaref median house value is $137,500 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 5.12% 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 Shishmaref is worse than the state average in quality. The Shishmaref area code is 907.