Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population 2018

Skagway Municipality, Alaska's estimated population is 1,157 with a growth rate of 14.10% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Skagway Municipality, Alaska is the 27th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20171,15714314.10%
20161,014-116-10.27%
20161,130444.05%
20151,086343.23%
20141,052282.73%
20131,024252.50%
2012999373.85%
2011962-6-0.62%
20109680.00%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White815
Asian76
American Indian and Alaska Native59
Two or More Races49
Black or African American11
Some Other Race4

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15%20% Male Population0%5%10%15%20% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Median Age

44.1


Total

44


Male

44.4


Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Adults

There are 880 adults, (97 of which are seniors) in Skagway Municipality, Alaska.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Age Dependency

29.5

Age Dependency Ratio

12.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

473

46.65%

Male

541

53.35%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households and Families

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female79.2%20.8%
Married72.8%27.2%
Male62.5%37.5%
All54.4%45.6%
Non Family38.7%61.3%

54.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4282.0754.4
Non Family2301.438.7
Married1582.6772.8
Female243.7579.2
Male163.3162.5

2.64

Average Family Size

2.07

Average Household Size

11%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.9%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Education

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade91.12%
9th to 12th Grade192.35%
High School Graduate20124.91%
Some College25731.85%
Associates Degree496.07%
Bachelors Degree21726.89%
Graduate Degree556.82%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White624597219
Asian767612
Hispanic454531
Native American37361
Multiple Races22227
Black11113
Other Race442

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 68.89%.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,000$46,607$32,193
Less Than High School$25,938$$
High School Grad$34,135$35,156$21,125
Some College$32,500$47,045$31,500
Bachelors Degree$50,156$51,250$44,844
Graduate Degree$56,000$56,000$50,000

$40,000

Average Earnings

$46,607

Average Male

$32,193

Average Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language by Age

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

88.21% of Skagway Municipality, Alaska residents speak only English, while 11.79% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.45% of the population.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White774435.56%
Asian7656.58%
Multiple4524.44%
Other4250.00%
Native5911.69%

5.25%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.81%

Male Poverty Rate

5.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Other, with 50.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Native, with 1.69% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.84%.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School9.45%
Some College2.61%
Bachelors or Greater1.84%
Less Than High School0.00%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed4.35%
Male Unemployed3.70%
Female Employed3.59%
Male Employed2.80%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,853$78,383
Families$81,250$93,541
Married Families$86,667$
Non Families$52,750$61,792

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.6%

Male Marriage Rate

45.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by War

74

Number of Veterans

73

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam31
First Gulf War17
Second Gulf War10
Korea3
World War II2

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 5430
65 to 7426
75+8
55 to 645
18 to 345

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White679.49%
Black545.45%
Indian23.70%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Education

1.35%

Veteran Poverty Rate

17.57%

Veteran Disability Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment Status

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment by Age

83.2%

Labor Force Participation

77.7%

Employment Rate

6.7%

Unemployment Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment by Race

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment by Education

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