Atqasuk is a city located in North Slope County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 284, it is the 163rd largest city in Alaska and the 22295th largest city in the United States. Atqasuk is currently growing at a rate of 1.43% annually and its population has increased by 2.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 276 in 2020. Spanning over 43 miles, Atqasuk has a population density of 7 people per square mile.
The average household income in Atqasuk is $83,221 with a poverty rate of 24.44%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Atqasuk is 22.8 years, 21.5 years for males, and 25.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Atqasukwas:
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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 white people with a rate of 66.67%.
41.88% of Atqasuk residents speak only English, while 58.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 58.12% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Native, with 25.19% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 35.71%.
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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.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Atqasuk
100.00% of Atqasuk residents were born in the United States, with 97.78% 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.