Atqasuk, Alaska Population 2021

246
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Atqasuk is a city located in North Slope County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 246, it is the 95th largest city in Alaska and the 16017th largest city in the United States . Atqasuk is currently declining at a rate of -0.40% annually but its population has increased by 5.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 233 in 2010. Atqasuk reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 43 miles, Atqasuk has a population density of 6 people per square mile.

The average household income in Atqasuk is $83,221 with a poverty rate of 21.60%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,250 per month, and the median house value is $112,500. The median age in Atqasuk is 22.8 years, 21.5 years for males, and 25.5 years for females.

Atqasuk Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Atqasukwas:

  • Native American: 96.91%
  • White: 1.85%
  • Two or more races: 1.23%
  • 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 246 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 248.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 233.

Atqasuk, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native15796.91%
White31.85%
Two or More Races21.23%
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Atqasuk Population by Race

Atqasuk Population Pyramid $2021

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Atqasuk Median Age

22.8


Total

21.5


Male

25.5


Female

Atqasuk Adults

There are 98 adults, (14 of whom are seniors) in Atqasuk.

Atqasuk Age Dependency

92.9

Age Dependency Ratio

16.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

76.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Atqasuk Sex Ratio

Female

72

44.44%

Male

90

55.56%

Atqasuk Population by Age

Atqasuk Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Atqasuk Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family40%60%
Married77.8%22.2%
All78.6%21.4%
Male80%20%
Female88.9%11.1%

78.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Atqasuk Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All423.8678.6
Female184.6788.9
Male102.580
Married95.3377.8
Non Family5040

3.76

Average Family Size

3.86

Average Household Size

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Atqasuk Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade79.86%
9th to 12th Grade1318.31%
High School Graduate3752.11%
Some College1216.90%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree0.00%
Graduate Degree22.82%
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Atqasuk Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Atqasuk Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American6648
White332
2+ Races2

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%.

Atqasuk Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,250$50,833$25,000
Less Than 9th Grade$50,000$65,000$
High School Graduate$30,625$$
Some College$$51,250$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$36,250

Average Earnings

$50,833

Average Male

$25,000

Average Female

Atqasuk Earnings by Educational Attainment

Atqasuk Language by Age

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Atqasuk Language

37.86% of Atqasuk residents speak only English, while 62.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 62.14% of the population.

Atqasuk Language

Atqasuk Poverty by Race

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21.60%

Overall Poverty Rate

22.22%

Male Poverty Rate

20.83%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Atqasuk

The race most likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Native, with 22.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Atqasuk is Native, with 22.29% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 10.34%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 30.56%.

Atqasuk Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School32.43%
Some College8.33%
Less Than 9th Grade5.00%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Atqasuk Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed28.57%
Male Employed16.67%
Female Employed15.38%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Atqasuk Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Atqasuk Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,250$83,221
Families$53,125$69,792
Married Families$109,063-
Non Families$58,750$70,760
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Income by Household Type

Atqasuk Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

17.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

18.2%

Male Marriage Rate

17.6%

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 Marital Status

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2

Number of Veterans

2

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam2
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

Atqasuk Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 642
75+
65 to 74
35 to 54
18 to 34

Atqasuk Veterans by Age

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Atqasuk Veterans by Race

Atqasuk Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

100.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Atqasuk Veterans by Education

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55.8%

Labor Force Participation

48.1%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Atqasuk Employment by Age

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Atqasuk Employment by Race

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Atqasuk Employment by Education

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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97.53%

Born in Atqasuk

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 97.53% 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.

Atqasuk Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021246-1-0.40%
2020247-1-0.40%
2019248-1-0.40%
201824910.40%
201724862.48%
2016242-4-1.63%
2015246-1-0.40%
201424720.82%
201324531.24%
201224262.54%
201123620.85%
20102340.00%

Atqasuk Population by Year