Atqasuk, Alaska Population 2020

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Atqasuk is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 256, it is the 97th largest city in Alaska and the 15902nd largest city in the United States. Atqasuk is currently growing at a rate of 1.19% annually and its population has increased by 9.87% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 233 in 2010. Spanning over 43 miles, Atqasuk has a population density of 7 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atqasuk is $81,943 with a poverty rate of 17.07%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,125 per month, and the median house value is $112,500. The median age in Atqasuk is 23.8 years, 23.8 years for males, and 24 years for females. For every 100 females there are 115.8 males.

Atqasuk Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Atqasuk was:

  • Native American: 95.12%
  • White: 2.44%
  • Two or more races: 2.44%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Atqasuk, Alaska is 256, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 250.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 233.

Atqasuk, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native15695.12%
Two or More Races42.44%
White42.44%
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Atqasuk Population Pyramid 2020

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Atqasuk Median Age

23.8


Total

23.8


Male

24


Female

Atqasuk Adults

There are 101 adults, (13 of whom are seniors) in Atqasuk.

Atqasuk Age Dependency

86.4

Age Dependency Ratio

14.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

71.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Atqasuk Sex Ratio

Female

76

46.34%

Male

88

53.66%

Atqasuk Households and Families

Atqasuk Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atqasuk Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female88.9%11.1%
Male81.8%18.2%
All75.5%24.5%
Married75%25%
Non Family37.5%62.5%

75.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All493.3575.5
Female184.2288.9
Married124.6775
Male112.1881.8
Non Family8037.5

3.46

Average Family Size

3.35

Average Household Size

18.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Atqasuk Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade79.09%
9th to 12th Grade1316.88%
High School Graduate3646.75%
Some College1722.08%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree22.60%
Graduate Degree22.60%
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Atqasuk Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American7051
White442
Multiple Races322

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 66.67%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,333$50,417$28,750
Less Than High School$50,625$65,000$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$32,500$55,000$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$33,333

Average Earnings

$50,417

Average Male

$28,750

Average Female

Atqasuk Language

Atqasuk Language by Age

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Atqasuk Language

44.37% of Atqasuk residents speak only English, while 55.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 55.63% of the population.

Atqasuk Poverty

Atqasuk Poverty by Race

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17.07%

Overall Poverty Rate

18.18%

Male Poverty Rate

15.79%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atqasuk

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Native, with 17.95% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Native, with 17.95% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.69%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.03%.

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Name Poverty
High School25.00%
Some College11.76%
Less Than High School5.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed20.00%
Female Employed10.71%
Male Employed10.71%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Atqasuk Income

Atqasuk Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$83,125$81,943
Families$55,625$72,232
Married Families$107,500-
Non Families$60,000$64,413
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Atqasuk Marital Status

Atqasuk Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

21.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

21.7%

Male Marriage Rate

22.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Atqasuk Married by Age and Sex

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Atqasuk Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Atqasuk Marital Status by Race

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Atqasuk Veterans

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3

Number of Veterans

3

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2
First Gulf War1
World War II
Korea
Second Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 642
35 to 541
75+
65 to 74
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
Indian22.13%
2 or More133.33%

Atqasuk Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

66.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atqasuk Employment Status

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56.9%

Labor Force Participation

51.4%

Employment Rate

9.7%

Unemployment Rate

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Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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95.12%

Born in Alaska

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Atqasuk residents were born in the United States, with 95.12% having been born in Alaska. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202025631.19%
201925331.20%
201825041.63%
201724631.23%
2016243-3-1.22%
20152460.00%
201424610.41%
201324531.24%
201224262.54%
201123620.85%
20102340.00%