Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population 2019

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 6,443 with a growth rate of -0.98% 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
20176,443-64-0.98%
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
White3,044
American Indian and Alaska Native2,632
Two or More Races658
Asian74
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander40
Some Other Race15
Black or African American10

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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2019

50100150200250300350 Male Population50100150200250300350 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Median Age

41


Total

41.9


Male

40.2


Female

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 4,936 adults, (895 of whom are seniors) in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

60.2

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

2,964

45.79%

Male

3,509

54.21%

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

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

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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.4%21.6%
All73%27%
Male70.1%29.9%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Female64.1%35.9%

73.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

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

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3152.7573
Married1,0313.3678.4
Non Family8131.2769.9
Female2703.7664.1
Male2014.2570.1

3.39

Average Family Size

2.75

Average Household Size

8.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

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 Grade922.07%
9th to 12th Grade3547.95%
High School Graduate1,68337.78%
Some College1,31829.58%
Associates Degree2605.84%
Bachelors Degree47810.73%
Graduate Degree2706.06%

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

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2772,097559
Native American1,7181,51599
Multiple Races31027334
Hispanic11610621
Asian494230
Islander18133
Other Race1513
Black1082

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.09%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 61.22%.

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

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,707$36,798$25,042
Less Than High School$15,132$15,208$13,750
High School Grad$23,276$29,868$18,021
Some College$33,500$40,150$25,813
Bachelors Degree$48,158$50,625$42,361
Graduate Degree$63,500$64,750$60,000

$30,707

Average Earnings

$36,798

Average Male

$25,042

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

94.26% of Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 5.74% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Other, which is spoken by 3.17% 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
Native2,61150919.49%
White2,91139913.71%
Multiple6438112.60%
Hispanic2382711.34%
Islander402152.50%
Asian7456.76%

16.00%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.45%

Male Poverty Rate

15.48%

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 52.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is Asian, with 6.76% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.21%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.35%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.08%.

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

Name Poverty
Less Than High School25.34%
High School15.63%
Some College9.89%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed27.38%
Male Unemployed22.64%
Female Employed9.40%
Male Employed8.45%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Income

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

Name Median Mean
Households$52,114$65,973
Families$63,688$74,281
Married Families$81,938$89,073
Non Families$29,732$44,166

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

42.5%

Male Marriage Rate

49.3%

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 45To54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45To54.

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


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

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans

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

569

Number of Veterans

523

Male Veterans

46

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam251
First Gulf War116
Second Gulf War73
Korea32
World War II4

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

Name Veterans
65 to 74205
35 to 54145
55 to 6495
75+84
18 to 3440

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

Name Veterans % of Total
White37514.99%
Indian1688.62%
2 or More164.20%
Hawaiian932.14%
Hispanic64.51%
Black110.00%

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

7.21%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.30%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

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

63%

Labor Force Participation

54.5%

Employment Rate

13.5%

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