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:   2016 (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
741,894

Age

PEOPLE OF Alaska DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.39
5 To 17 18.07
18 To 24 10.66
25 To 34 15.71
35 To 54 25.98
55 To 64 12.78
65 Years And Over 9.41

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 92.3
College Graduated 28.8
Attending College 5.2



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Alaska 34191 30565.46334104395 #B3D235
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Alaska 74444 35883.07913669065 #A4CD39
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.1%

Employment Industries in AK

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.2
Public Service 11.5
Retail 10.8
Education 9.4
Construction 7.3
Accommodation 7.3
Transportation 6.7
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.4
Other 4.3
Mining 3.7
Manufacturing 3.6
Administration 2.9
Finance 2.2
Information Technology 2.1
Wholesale 1.9
Agriculture 1.8
Arts 1.8
Real Estate 1.6
Utilities 1.2
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 62.0
Black Or African American 3.1
American Indian And Alaska Native 13.7
Asian 5.9
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 1.2
Other Race / Two or More Races 7.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.7

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 15.6
Unclassified 14.2
Irish 10.0
English 8.2
Norwegian 3.6
Italian 2.8
French 2.7
Scottish 2.5
Swedish 2.2
European 2.1
Polish 2.1
Dutch 1.6
Russian 1.4
Scots-Irish 1.2
Welsh 0.9
French Canadian 0.8
Danish 0.7
Finnish 0.6
Scandinavian 0.6
Czech 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 83.8
Native American languages 4.7
Spanish 3.5
Tagalog 2.4
Pacific Island languages 1.0
Korean 0.5
Miao/Hmong 0.5
Russian 0.5
German 0.5
French 0.4
Slavic languages 0.3
Chinese 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Japanese 0.1
Thai 0.1
Polish 0.1
Laotian 0.1
Indic languages 0.1
African languages 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1

Foreign Born AK Residents
7.5%