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
20179,278-62-0.66%
20169,340-182-1.91%
20169,5221952.09%
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
White7,023
American Indian and Alaska Native1,420
Two or More Races633
Asian353
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander51
Some Other Race30
Black or African American12

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

Valdez-Cordova 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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Median Age

37.6


Total

36.8


Male

38


Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 7,246 adults, (990 of which are seniors) in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

52.2

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

4,457

46.81%

Male

5,065

53.19%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

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

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.4%13.6%
All71.7%28.3%
Male57.9%42.1%
Non Family56.8%43.2%
Female47.8%52.2%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9373.1471.7
Married1,5413.6886.4
Non Family9641.5156.8
Female2494.4447.8
Male1835.4657.9

3.77

Average Family Size

3.14

Average Household Size

5.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

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 Grade1923.06%
9th to 12th Grade2604.15%
High School Graduate1,71227.33%
Some College1,67226.69%
Associates Degree5448.68%
Bachelors Degree1,35521.63%
Graduate Degree5308.46%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8744,6751,775
Native American76063225
Multiple Races29627253
Asian1838825
Hispanic13913512
Other Race30265
Islander2624
Black77

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 36.42%.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$50,421$61,947$31,611
Less Than High School$30,625$24,342$32,361
High School Grad$47,813$56,214$29,167
Some College$54,018$71,429$35,230
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$73,056$88,548$70,000

$50,421

Average Earnings

$61,947

Average Male

$31,611

Average Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

92.10% of Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 7.90% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 2.49% of the population.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,40143731.19%
White6,6063244.90%
Asian350144.00%
Multiple615132.11%
Hispanic427122.81%
Other201260.00%
Islander5123.92%

8.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.96%

Male Poverty Rate

8.05%

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 60.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is Multiple, with 2.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.08%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.13%.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School14.12%
High School11.89%
Some College7.03%
Bachelors or Greater0.80%

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

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed22.94%
Male Unemployed20.12%
Male Employed5.28%
Female Employed2.34%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,511$92,264
Families$99,926$105,446
Married Families$104,234$
Non Families$49,375$60,249

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

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 35To44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35To44.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by War

1,091

Number of Veterans

1,065

Male Veterans

26

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Second Gulf War373
First Gulf War364
Vietnam337
Korea18
World War II4

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 54442
65 to 74213
55 to 64204
18 to 34158
75+74

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White98618.41%
Hispanic7626.48%
Indian686.64%
2 or More195.09%
Other1240.00%
Asian41.57%
Black216.67%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

6.06%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.74%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment by Age

69%

Labor Force Participation

60.8%

Employment Rate

9%

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