Alaska
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Alaska POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Alaska Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
737,438

Age

PEOPLE OF Alaska DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.34
5 To 17 17.86
18 To 24 10.11
25 To 34 16.05
35 To 54 25.19
55 To 64 12.83
65 Years And Over 10.62

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 92.7
College Graduated 29.2
Attending College 4.9

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Alaska 35874 29325.161215168144 #B7D433
USA 32621 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Alaska 76715 33929.01646957359 #A9CF38
USA 60293 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.8%

Employment Industries in AK

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.7
Public Service 12.0
Retail 10.9
Education 9.4
Accommodation 7.3
Transportation 7.1
Construction 7.0
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.0
Other 4.4
Manufacturing 3.6
Mining 3.1
Administration 2.9
Information Technology 2.2
Finance 2.0
Arts 1.9
Agriculture 1.8
Wholesale 1.7
Real Estate 1.5
Utilities 1.2
Management 0.2

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 61.0
Black Or African American 3.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 14.0
Asian 6.2
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 1.2
Other Race / Two or More Races 7.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.9

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
Unclassified 16.1
German 14.9
Irish 9.8
English 7.9
Norwegian 3.2
Italian 2.7
French 2.7
European 2.4
Scottish 2.3
Polish 2.1
Swedish 2.1
Dutch 1.5
Scots-Irish 1.3
Russian 1.3
Welsh 0.8
Scandinavian 0.8
Danish 0.7
French Canadian 0.7
British 0.7
Finnish 0.6

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 83.8
Native American languages 4.5
Spanish 3.6
Tagalog 2.6
Pacific Island languages 1.0
Korean 0.6
Russian 0.5
Miao/Hmong 0.5
German 0.5
Slavic languages 0.4
French 0.3
Chinese 0.2
Thai 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
African languages 0.1
Japanese 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1

Foreign Born AK Residents
7.8%