Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population 2018

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 9,278 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is the 11th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20179,4391611.74%
20179,278-62-0.66%
20169,340130.14%
20159,327-151-1.59%
20149,478-295-3.02%
20139,773380.39%
20129,735-7-0.07%
20119,742850.88%
20109,657-295-2.96%
19909,9521,60419.21%
19808,3485,250169.46%
19703,0982548.93%
19602,8440.00%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White6,908
American Indian and Alaska Native1,342
Two or More Races796
Asian267
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander58
Some Other Race55
Black or African American13

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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2018

100200300400500 Male Population100200300400500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Median Age

40


Total

40.1


Male

38.7


Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 7,211 adults, (1,118 of whom are seniors) in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

54.9

Age Dependency Ratio

18.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

4,538

48.08%

Male

4,901

51.92%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.5%12.5%
All73.4%26.6%
Female60%40%
Non Family57.5%42.5%
Male49.6%50.4%

73.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,8493.2273.4
Married1,5363.6387.5
Non Family1,0261.5857.5
Female1507.1460
Male1376.6749.6

3.92

Average Family Size

3.22

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Education

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade831.30%
9th to 12th Grade1822.85%
High School Graduate1,78927.99%
Some College1,69326.49%
Associates Degree5588.73%
Bachelors Degree1,47523.08%
Graduate Degree6129.57%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,9254,8141,866
Native American82670566
Multiple Races27527286
Hispanic1971763
Asian16916368
Other Race55341
Islander3532
Black66

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 40.24%.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,633$63,179$32,471
Less Than High School$22,857$23,214$21,429
High School Grad$51,771$69,766$18,203
Some College$60,094$69,750$44,583
Bachelors Degree$15,691$$
Graduate Degree$74,628$91,336$73,165

$50,633

Average Earnings

$63,179

Average Male

$32,471

Average Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

91.71% of Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 8.29% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.71% of the population.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,31439730.21%
White6,5652323.53%
Asian2583112.02%
Hispanic433153.46%
Other441534.09%
Islander581017.24%
Multiple78991.14%

7.45%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.63%

Male Poverty Rate

7.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is Other, with 34.09% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is Multiple, with 1.14% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.38%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.00%.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School10.71%
High School10.23%
Some College6.53%
Bachelors or Greater0.14%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed19.32%
Male Unemployed16.26%
Male Employed5.08%
Female Employed2.12%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$86,019$99,003
Families$106,599$117,962
Married Families$109,583$
Non Families$62,545$60,918

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.7%

Male Marriage Rate

52.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Valdez-Cordova 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 35To44.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race


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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by War

1,092

Number of Veterans

1,044

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War405
First Gulf War403
Vietnam389
Korea5
World War II2

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54428
65 to 74261
55 to 64223
18 to 34153
75+27

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White98118.70%
Indian757.01%
Hispanic4716.15%
Other1425.45%
2 or More112.74%
Asian95.14%
Black215.38%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

4.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.90%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment by Age

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

64.5%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment by Race

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Valdez39773862-115-2.89%
Cordova22392205-34-1.52%
Whittier220214-6-2.73%
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