Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population 2018

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 6,443 with a growth rate of 1.08% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is the 16th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20176,443691.08%
20166,374-133-2.04%
20166,50720.03%
20156,505430.67%
20146,462160.25%
20136,446220.34%
20126,424480.75%
20116,3761612.59%
20106,2150.00%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White2,941
American Indian and Alaska Native2,650
Two or More Races653
Asian69
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander38
Black or African American13
Some Other Race10

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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Median Age

40.5


Total

41.4


Male

39.3


Female

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 4,825 adults, (720 of which are seniors) in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

55.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

2,930

45.97%

Male

3,444

54.03%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
Male77.4%22.6%
All71.7%28.3%
Non Family66.7%33.3%
Female59.3%40.7%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,2672.7771.7
Married9853.4878.1
Non Family8141.2866.7
Female2733.5859.3
Male1954.2177.4

3.45

Average Family Size

2.77

Average Household Size

9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Households

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Education

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade781.80%
9th to 12th Grade3327.68%
High School Graduate1,69239.12%
Some College1,30530.17%
Associates Degree2355.43%
Bachelors Degree4269.85%
Graduate Degree2575.94%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2022,057537
Native American1,7091,49483
Multiple Races29726835
Hispanic105956
Asian463917
Islander15123
Black13122
Other Race1010

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 36.96%.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,098$36,607$23,214
Less Than High School$12,708$15,000$10,313
High School Grad$22,168$27,188$16,375
Some College$32,071$41,587$24,250
Bachelors Degree$47,727$51,250$43,472
Graduate Degree$67,321$64,766$68,750

$30,098

Average Earnings

$36,607

Average Male

$23,214

Average Female

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language

95.60% of Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 4.40% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 2.87% of the population.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native2,62145917.51%
White2,84636012.65%
Multiple6418012.48%
Hispanic2103114.76%
Islander382257.89%
Asian6945.80%

14.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.81%

Male Poverty Rate

14.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is Islander, with 57.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is Asian, with 5.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.82%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.68%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.53%.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.49%
High School15.07%
Some College8.44%
Bachelors or Greater4.54%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed32.97%
Male Unemployed25.29%
Female Employed10.51%
Male Employed7.27%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Income

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,887$64,102
Families$63,073$73,348
Married Families$78,063$86,404
Non Families$29,286$42,917

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.8%

Male Marriage Rate

48.7%

Female Marriage Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Prince of Wales-Hyder 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 45To54.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans by War

531

Number of Veterans

507

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam233
First Gulf War88
Second Gulf War60
Korea47
World War II8

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74170
35 to 54155
55 to 6492
75+85
18 to 3429

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White34214.22%
Indian1588.10%
2 or More225.96%
Hawaiian728.00%
Hispanic64.76%
Other110.00%
Black17.69%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

6.59%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment by Age

64.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

13.6%

Unemployment Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment by Race

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Craig12011231302.50%
Klawock755796415.43%
Kake55756361.08%
Thorne Bay471485142.97%
Hydaburg375400256.67%
Coffman Cove17818021.12%
Port Alexander525423.85%
Kasaan495012.04%
Edna Bay424312.38%
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