Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population 2018

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 5,763 with a growth rate of 0.28% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is the 17th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20175,763160.28%
20165,747330.58%
20165,714-104-1.79%
20155,818-21-0.36%
20145,839871.51%
20135,752631.11%
20125,6891021.83%
20115,587230.41%
20105,564-3,914-41.30%
19909,4781,71022.01%
19807,768-289-3.59%
19708,0572,04634.04%
19606,0110.00%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
Asian2,086
White1,763
American Indian and Alaska Native745
Some Other Race346
Two or More Races316
Black or African American315
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander143

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Median Age

37.6


Total

38.5


Male

35.6


Female

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 4,817 adults, (326 of which are seniors) in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

27.3

Age Dependency Ratio

7.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20

Child Dependency Ratio

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

2,136

37.38%

Male

3,578

62.62%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male44.6%55.4%
Married34.8%65.2%
Female31.3%68.8%
All28.3%71.7%
Non Family17.8%82.2%

28.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1863.4728.3
Married5004.2834.8
Non Family4891.8817.8
Male1015.0844.6
Female965.7131.3

4.31

Average Family Size

3.47

Average Household Size

11.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Households

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Education

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2074.98%
9th to 12th Grade3137.54%
High School Graduate1,67440.31%
Some College1,04225.09%
Associates Degree2656.38%
Bachelors Degree47911.53%
Graduate Degree1734.17%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,5521,285272
White1,2301,166295
Native American53345518
Hispanic39734016
Black30326039
Other Race22918013
Islander106974
Multiple Races73675

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.80%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.98%.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,116$40,617$30,260
Less Than High School$25,341$26,750$20,694
High School Grad$32,326$40,378$25,625
Some College$40,313$44,792$33,646
Bachelors Degree$37,614$40,694$30,982
Graduate Degree$81,875$93,472$73,000

$36,116

Average Earnings

$40,617

Average Male

$30,260

Average Female

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language

48.86% of Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 51.14% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 36.93% of the population.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian2,0861366.52%
Native7359212.52%
Black2817125.27%
White1,419483.38%
Hispanic733446.00%
Islander1432517.48%
Other334133.89%
Multiple308103.25%

7.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.18%

Male Poverty Rate

8.51%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is Black, with 25.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is Multiple, with 3.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.81%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.20%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.43%.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School11.75%
High School11.45%
Some College3.28%
Bachelors or Greater2.81%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.22%
Male Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed6.75%
Male Employed5.43%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Income

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$86,964$97,226
Families$91,250$101,863
Married Families$106,786$
Non Families$69,583$83,256

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.1%

Male Marriage Rate

39.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55To64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans by War

267

Number of Veterans

247

Male Veterans

20

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
First Gulf War109
Second Gulf War74
Vietnam55
Korea1
World War II

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54132
55 to 6470
18 to 3441
65 to 7419
75+5

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White15710.60%
Black3310.82%
Hispanic326.37%
Indian294.84%
Other249.49%
Asian120.64%
Hawaiian98.18%
2 or More32.48%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

2.20%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.70%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Employment by Age

85.6%

Labor Force Participation

83.3%

Employment Rate

1.1%

Unemployment Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Employment by Race

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Unalaska43764437611.39%
St. Paul479495163.34%
Adak32632930.92%
St. George10210532.94%
Atka61741321.31%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990