Talkeetna is located close to the center of Alaska. Talkeetna is part of Matanuska Susitna County. Talkeetna has 26.79 square miles of land area and 2.99 square miles of water area. As of 2010-2014, the total Talkeetna population is 508, which has shrunk 34.20% since 2000. The population growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 16.17% and is much lower than the national average rate of 11.61%. Talkeetna median household income is $56,094 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 46.50% since 2000. The income growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 39.28% and is much higher than the national average rate of 27.36%. Talkeetna median house value is $125,000 in 2010-2014 and has grown by 42.05% since 2000. The house value growth rate is much lower than the state average rate of 70.80% and is 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 Talkeetna is better than the state average in quality. The Talkeetna area code is 907.