Badger is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 18,941, it is the 5th largest city in Alaska and the 2415th largest city in the United States. Badger is currently declining at a rate of -0.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.54% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,434 in 2020. Spanning over 67 miles, Badger has a population density of 289 people per square mile.
The average household income in Badger is $99,084 with a poverty rate of 6.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,553 per month, and the median house value is $231,200. The median age in Badger is 31.9 years, 31.4 years for males, and 33.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Badgerwas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 25.16%.
92.99% of Badger residents speak only English, while 7.01% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.95% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Badger is Hispanic, with 23.14% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Badger is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.83%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.89%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Badger
96.39% of Badger residents were born in the United States, with 33.68% having been born in Alaska. 1.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.