Alaska
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Alaska POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
738,432

Age

PEOPLE OF Alaska DETAILS
Under 5 Years 7.49
5 To 17 18.16
18 To 24 11.02
25 To 34 15.57
35 To 54 26.22
55 To 64 12.58
65 Years And Over 8.96

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 92.1
College Graduated 28.0
Attending College 5.5

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Alaska 33413 30841.87953892485 #B3D235
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Alaska 72515 36037.88862590156 #A3CD3A
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
10.2%

Employment Industries in AK

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 14.1
Public Service 11.5
Retail 11.0
Education 9.2
Construction 7.5
Accommodation 7.2
Transportation 6.6
Professional, scientific, and technical services 5.5
Other 4.4
Mining 3.8
Manufacturing 3.4
Administration 2.9
Finance 2.4
Information Technology 2.0
Wholesale 1.9
Arts 1.8
Agriculture 1.8
Real Estate 1.7
Utilities 1.2
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 62.4
Black Or African American 3.2
American Indian And Alaska Native 13.4
Asian 5.8
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 1.2
Some Other Race Alone 7.5
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 6.5

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 16.4
Unclassified 12.7
Irish 10.2
English 8.1
Norwegian 3.8
Italian 2.9
French 2.7
Scottish 2.6
Swedish 2.2
European 2.1
Polish 1.9
Dutch 1.6
Russian 1.4
Scots-Irish 1.2
Welsh 0.8
French Canadian 0.8
Danish 0.8
Finnish 0.6
Scandinavian 0.6
Czech 0.5

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 83.8
Native American languages 4.5
Spanish 3.5
Tagalog 2.3
Pacific Island languages 1.0
Russian 0.7
Korean 0.6
Miao/Hmong 0.5
German 0.5
French 0.3
Chinese 0.2
Japanese 0.2
African languages 0.2
Slavic languages 0.2
Vietnamese 0.2
Thai 0.2
Laotian 0.2
Indic languages 0.1
Other Asian languages 0.1
Other Indo-European 0.1

Foreign Born AK Residents
7.4%