Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Population 2018

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska's estimated population is 13,856 with a growth rate of 0.94% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska is the 7th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201713,745-111-0.80%
201713,8561290.94%
201613,727470.34%
201513,680-100-0.73%
201413,780980.72%
201313,682-18-0.13%
201213,700560.41%
201113,6441000.74%
201013,544-284-2.05%
199013,8282,51222.20%
198011,3161,27512.70%
197010,041-29-0.29%
196010,0700.00%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White9,234
American Indian and Alaska Native1,942
Two or More Races1,294
Asian1,103
Some Other Race92
Black or African American75
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500600 Male Population100200300400500600 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Median Age

39.5


Total

39


Male

40


Female

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Adults

There are 10,677 adults, (1,861 of whom are seniors) in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Age Dependency

55.9

Age Dependency Ratio

21.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

6,680

48.60%

Male

7,065

51.40%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Households and Families

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.2%20.8%
All61.9%38.1%
Male59.5%40.5%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Female41.5%58.5%

61.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2702.5561.9
Married2,5603.1979.2
Non Family1,8601.3344.5
Female5593.3741.5
Male2913.1559.5

3.07

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

7.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Households

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Education

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1881.98%
9th to 12th Grade5816.11%
High School Graduate2,88830.36%
Some College2,83729.82%
Associates Degree7257.62%
Bachelors Degree1,53416.12%
Graduate Degree7618.00%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,6166,2311,766
Native American1,18399381
Asian776689284
Multiple Races57153888
Hispanic35831073
Black62561
Other Race60305
Islander444

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,284$46,277$34,028
Less Than High School$30,625$34,777$20,324
High School Grad$34,160$40,313$26,301
Some College$40,427$50,259$31,793
Bachelors Degree$47,614$62,500$44,792
Graduate Degree$67,308$73,375$65,962

$40,284

Average Earnings

$46,277

Average Male

$34,028

Average Female

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language by Age

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language

90.04% of Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska residents speak only English, while 9.96% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 6.40% of the population.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,7296637.60%
Native1,87446124.60%
Multiple1,28019615.31%
Hispanic6509514.62%
Asian1,103403.63%
Black701724.29%
Other921213.04%

10.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.80%

Male Poverty Rate

11.48%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska is Native, with 24.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska is Asian, with 3.63% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.62%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.78%.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.85%
High School11.13%
Some College8.04%
Bachelors or Greater1.61%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed26.19%
Female Unemployed25.11%
Female Employed5.15%
Male Employed4.01%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Income

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$67,321$83,221
Families$82,244$98,235
Married Families$97,917$114,323
Non Families$39,833$50,651

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marital Status by Race


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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by War

1,171

Number of Veterans

1,068

Male Veterans

103

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam442
First Gulf War262
Second Gulf War246
Korea54
World War II49

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54344
65 to 74339
55 to 64193
75+189
18 to 34106

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White98413.33%
Indian1007.13%
Hispanic5713.44%
2 or More547.56%
Asian222.49%
Other1114.86%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Education

4.51%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment Status

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment by Age

69.1%

Labor Force Participation

62.9%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment by Race

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Ketchikan804782081612.00%
Saxman41241861.46%
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