Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Population 2018

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska's estimated population is 99,703 with a growth rate of -0.89% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska is the 3rd largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017100,0313280.33%
201799,703-899-0.89%
2016100,6029590.96%
201599,6433350.34%
201499,308-1,590-1.58%
2013100,8985440.54%
2012100,3542,2182.26%
201198,136-140-0.14%
201098,27620,55626.45%
199077,72023,73743.97%
198053,9838,11917.70%
197045,8642,4525.65%
196043,4120.00%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White76,189
Two or More Races8,062
American Indian and Alaska Native6,847
Black or African American4,251
Asian3,132
Some Other Race1,015
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander535

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

2,0004,0006,0008,000 Male Population2,0004,0006,0008,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Median Age

31


Total

29.9


Male

32.1


Female

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Adults

There are 75,878 adults, (8,659 of whom are seniors) in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska.

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Age Dependency

48.8

Age Dependency Ratio

12.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

46,064

46.05%

Male

53,967

53.95%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Households and Families

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.1%29.9%
All59%41%
Male53.7%46.3%
Female49.4%50.6%
Non Family45.9%54.1%

59.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All36,3962.6359
Married18,7233.2670.1
Non Family13,0671.3645.9
Female2,8823.8649.4
Male1,7243.3453.7

3.23

Average Family Size

2.63

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Households

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Education

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade9331.51%
9th to 12th Grade2,4163.91%
High School Graduate13,42021.70%
Some College18,61930.10%
Associates Degree5,9949.69%
Bachelors Degree12,88520.83%
Graduate Degree7,58612.26%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White46,79845,11317,193
Native American4,0013,284636
Hispanic3,7573,482522
Multiple Races2,9992,746880
Black2,5602,296492
Asian2,1281,833828
Other Race62962926
Islander30926451

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 38.91%.

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,653$56,206$36,896
Less Than High School$34,063$39,297$25,750
High School Grad$39,102$45,964$26,368
Some College$45,365$56,466$35,361
Bachelors Degree$50,855$63,292$39,979
Graduate Degree$72,655$78,096$66,959

$46,653

Average Earnings

$56,206

Average Male

$36,896

Average Female

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Language

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Language by Age

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Language

89.44% of Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska residents speak only English, while 10.56% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.28% of the population.

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Poverty

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White68,9794,0915.93%
Native6,3601,07216.86%
Multiple7,63693612.26%
Hispanic6,96187012.50%
Black3,78342411.21%
Asian2,8701786.20%
Other94116017.00%

7.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.45%

Male Poverty Rate

9.04%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska is Other, with 17.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska is White, with 5.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.25%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.14%.

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.78%
High School10.06%
Some College3.97%
Bachelors or Greater2.92%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed21.71%
Male Unemployed21.20%
Female Employed4.87%
Male Employed3.74%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Income

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,250$91,968
Families$90,038$106,238
Married Families$97,561$
Non Families$49,081$61,605

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.0%

Male Marriage Rate

54.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Fairbanks North Star Borough, 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.

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Veterans

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Veterans by War

11,116

Number of Veterans

9,415

Male Veterans

1,701

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War5,055
First Gulf War3,858
Vietnam2,707
Korea244
World War II121

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 543,759
18 to 342,840
55 to 642,131
65 to 741,750
75+636

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White9,12016.80%
Black96835.03%
Hispanic70517.18%
2 or More59214.05%
Indian2284.81%
Asian1104.81%
Other719.71%
Hawaiian278.74%

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Veterans by Education

2.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Employment Status

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Employment by Age

73.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.8%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Employment by Race

Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Fairbanks315153275112363.92%
North Pole212222321105.18%
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