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
201713,8561290.94%
201613,727120.09%
201613,715350.26%
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
White9,264
American Indian and Alaska Native1,834
Two or More Races1,377
Asian1,037
Some Other Race125
Black or African American68
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander10

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Median Age

39.2


Total

38.7


Male

39.6


Female

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Adults

There are 10,615 adults, (1,728 of which are seniors) in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Age Dependency

54.2

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

6,677

48.68%

Male

7,038

51.32%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Households and Families

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.8%25.2%
All59.5%40.5%
Male56.1%43.9%
Female45%55%
Non Family44.6%55.4%

59.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2092.5859.5
Married2,4633.2374.8
Non Family1,9191.3544.6
Female5563.545
Male2713.4256.1

3.16

Average Family Size

2.58

Average Household Size

7.1%

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 Grade1932.05%
9th to 12th Grade5585.92%
High School Graduate2,99331.75%
Some College2,77029.38%
Associates Degree6737.14%
Bachelors Degree1,46915.58%
Graduate Degree7728.19%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,5746,1981,834
Native American1,13996863
Asian767659192
Multiple Races57353677
Hispanic34330871
Other Race82525
Black48481
Islander1010

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 27.90%.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,309$46,667$33,105
Less Than High School$27,303$34,115$18,594
High School Grad$34,764$41,102$27,197
Some College$37,233$46,902$30,556
Bachelors Degree$50,324$60,950$43,409
Graduate Degree$71,726$76,923$67,321

$39,309

Average Earnings

$46,667

Average Male

$33,105

Average Female

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language by Age

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Language

89.26% of Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska residents speak only English, while 10.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 6.29% of the population.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,7566397.30%
Native1,76346926.60%
Multiple1,35321415.82%
Hispanic62110416.75%
Asian1,037444.24%
Other1253326.40%
Black65710.77%

10.75%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.92%

Male Poverty Rate

11.62%

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 26.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska is Asian, with 4.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.65%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.60%.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.59%
High School10.66%
Some College8.58%
Bachelors or Greater1.39%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed30.89%
Male Unemployed29.00%
Female Employed5.09%
Male Employed2.75%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Income

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,162$80,949
Families$81,136$95,510
Married Families$95,264$111,591
Non Families$39,775$51,631

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

49.5%

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

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by War

1,305

Number of Veterans

1,188

Male Veterans

117

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam483
First Gulf War328
Second Gulf War222
World War II64
Korea37

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54420
65 to 74305
55 to 64289
75+182
18 to 34109

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White1,07514.63%
Indian1188.94%
2 or More739.73%
Hispanic4511.42%
Asian232.70%
Other1111.00%
Hawaiian550.00%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Veterans by Education

5.01%

Veteran Poverty Rate

28.01%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment Status

Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska Employment by Age

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

62.5%

Employment Rate

7.6%

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