Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population 2018

Skagway Municipality, Alaska's estimated population is 1,038 with a growth rate of -8.14% 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
20171,15711911.46%
20171,038-92-8.14%
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
White859
American Indian and Alaska Native69
Two or More Races52
Asian42
Black or African American9
Some Other Race7

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

20406080 Male Population20406080 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Median Age

42.9


Total

43.7


Male

41.7


Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Adults

There are 902 adults, (117 of whom are seniors) in Skagway Municipality, Alaska.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Age Dependency

32.2

Age Dependency Ratio

14.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

17.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

444

42.77%

Male

594

57.23%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households and Families

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female76.9%23.1%
Married71.2%28.8%
Male56.5%43.5%
All52%48%
Non Family35.3%64.7%

52.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4232.1352
Non Family2211.5235.3
Married1532.6871.2
Female263.7776.9
Male232.5756.5

2.62

Average Family Size

2.13

Average Household Size

11.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

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 Grade374.46%
9th to 12th Grade263.14%
High School Graduate19423.40%
Some College24028.95%
Associates Degree657.84%
Bachelors Degree20324.49%
Graduate Degree647.72%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White673640216
Hispanic444024
Asian421813
Native American41392
Multiple Races26268
Black993
Other Race774

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 57.14%.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,313$43,125$36,442
Less Than High School$$$27,917
High School Grad$27,500$31,667$22,500
Some College$37,250$46,083$31,515
Bachelors Degree$51,917$50,577$60,313
Graduate Degree$55,521$55,625$42,083

$40,313

Average Earnings

$43,125

Average Male

$36,442

Average Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language by Age

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

88.97% of Skagway Municipality, Alaska residents speak only English, while 11.03% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 5.12% of the population.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White816485.88%
Multiple47510.64%
Native6945.80%
Other7114.29%

5.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.71%

Male Poverty Rate

6.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Other, with 14.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Native, with 5.80% 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 8.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.92%.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School6.35%
High School6.19%
Some College5.25%
Bachelors or Greater2.25%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed10.00%
Male Unemployed7.50%
Female Employed4.01%
Male Employed2.34%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,673$81,260
Families$78,750$91,937
Married Families$85,750$
Non Families$54,327$67,194

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.6%

Male Marriage Rate

47.5%

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 55To64.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status by Race


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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by War

70

Number of Veterans

69

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam36
First Gulf War12
Second Gulf War7
Korea4
World War II

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 7428
35 to 5422
75+10
55 to 648
18 to 342

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White668.81%
Indian23.13%
Black222.22%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Education

2.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.29%

Veteran Disability Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment Status

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment by Age

82.4%

Labor Force Participation

75.9%

Employment Rate

7.9%

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