Badger, Alaska Population 2022

18,941
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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.

Badger Demographics

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

  • White: 80.58%
  • Native American: 6.32%
  • Two or more races: 5.56%
  • Black or African American: 3.43%
  • Asian: 1.56%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.41%
  • Other race: 1.13%
The current population of Badger, Alaska is 18,941 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 19,434.

Badger, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

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Badger Population by Race

Badger Population Pyramid 2022

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Badger Median Age

33.1


Total

32.3


Male

34.8


Female

Badger Adults

There are 14,714 adults, (1,832 of whom are seniors) in Badger.

Badger Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

14.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Badger Sex Ratio

Female

8,839

45.48%

Male

10,595

54.52%

Badger Population by Age

Badger Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Badger Household Types

75.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Badger Households and Families

3.29

Average Family Size

2.85

Average Household Size

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Badger Households by Type

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Badger Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Badger Educational Attainment by Race

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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%.

Badger Educational Attainment by Race

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$58,312

Average Earnings

$66,129

Average Male

$41,499

Average Female

Badger Earnings by Educational Attainment

Badger Language by Age

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Badger Language

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.

Badger Language

Badger Poverty by Race

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6.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.20%

Male Poverty Rate

7.22%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Badger

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%.

Badger Poverty

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Badger Poverty Rate by Education

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Badger Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Badger Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

Badger Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.0%

Male Marriage Rate

61.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Badger Married by Age and Sex

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Badger 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 55-64.

Badger Marital Status by Race

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Badger Marital Status

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3,411

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

Badger Veterans by War

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Badger Veterans by Age

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Badger Veterans by Race

Badger Veterans by Education

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4.63%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.21%

Veteran Disability Rate

Badger Veterans by Education

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68.4%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

8%

Unemployment Rate

Badger Employment by Age

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Badger Employment by Race

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Badger 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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33.68%

Born in Badger

96.39%

Native Born

3.61%

Foreign Born

1.99%

Non Citizen

1.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

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.

Badger Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

Badger Population by Year