Brevig Mission, Alaska Population 2021

397
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Brevig Mission is a city located in Nome County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 397, it is the 71st largest city in Alaska and the 14313th largest city in the United States . Brevig Mission is currently declining at a rate of -0.50% annually but its population has increased by 2.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 388 in 2010. Brevig Mission reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 3 miles, Brevig Mission has a population density of 163 people per square mile.

The average household income in Brevig Mission is $52,347 with a poverty rate of 48.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $706 per month, and the median house value is $85,000. The median age in Brevig Mission is 24.2 years, 23.5 years for males, and 26.2 years for females.

Brevig Mission Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Brevig Missionwas:

  • Native American: 91.41%
  • Two or more races: 5.73%
  • White: 2.86%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Brevig Mission, Alaska is 397 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 401.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 388.

Brevig Mission, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native35191.41%
Two or More Races225.73%
White112.86%
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Brevig Mission Population by Race

Brevig Mission Population Pyramid $2021

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Brevig Mission Median Age

24.2


Total

23.5


Male

26.2


Female

Brevig Mission Adults

There are 226 adults, (11 of whom are seniors) in Brevig Mission.

Brevig Mission Age Dependency

78.6

Age Dependency Ratio

5.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

73.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Brevig Mission Sex Ratio

Female

183

47.66%

Male

201

52.34%

Brevig Mission Population by Age

Brevig Mission Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Brevig Mission Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family43.8%56.3%
Male54.5%45.5%
All62.5%37.5%
Married67.6%32.4%
Female68.8%31.3%

62.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Brevig Mission Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All96462.5
Married374.2267.6
Female324.0668.8
Non Family161.3143.8
Male11754.5

4.09

Average Family Size

4

Average Household Size

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Brevig Mission Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade52.66%
9th to 12th Grade3619.15%
High School Graduate10455.32%
Some College3015.96%
Associates Degree31.60%
Bachelors Degree52.66%
Graduate Degree52.66%
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Brevig Mission Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Brevig Mission Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American1731321
White11117
2+ Races442

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 63.64%.

Brevig Mission Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$15,962$17,292$14,688
Less Than 9th Grade$10,313$10,938$
High School Graduate$15,250$30,000$9,250
Some College$23,333$31,875$16,875
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$15,962

Average Earnings

$17,292

Average Male

$14,688

Average Female

Brevig Mission Earnings by Educational Attainment

Brevig Mission Language by Age

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Brevig Mission Language

73.64% of Brevig Mission residents speak only English, while 26.36% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 26.36% of the population.

Brevig Mission Language

Brevig Mission Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native34718051.87%
Multiple22627.27%

48.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

47.00%

Male Poverty Rate

51.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Brevig Mission

The race most likely to be in poverty in Brevig Mission is Native, with 51.87% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Brevig Mission is Multiple, with 27.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 22.22%. Among those working part-time, it was 40.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.96%.

Brevig Mission Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade65.85%
High School40.38%
Bachelors or Greater20.00%
Some College15.15%

Brevig Mission Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed71.43%
Male Unemployed65.22%
Female Employed34.62%
Male Employed29.79%

Brevig Mission Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Brevig Mission Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$40,000$52,347
Families$35,000$53,755
Married Families$61,250-
Non Families$11,500$18,569
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Income by Household Type

Brevig Mission Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.8%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Brevig Mission Married by Age and Sex

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Brevig Mission Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Brevig Mission Marital Status by Race

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Brevig Mission Marital Status

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10

Number of Veterans

10

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War5
Vietnam2
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea

Brevig Mission Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 545
55 to 643
18 to 342
75+
65 to 74

Brevig Mission Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American94.31%
White19.09%

Brevig Mission Veterans by Race

Brevig Mission Veterans by Education

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40.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Brevig Mission Veterans by Education

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58.1%

Labor Force Participation

40.2%

Employment Rate

30.8%

Unemployment Rate

Brevig Mission Employment by Age

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Brevig Mission Employment by Race

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Brevig Mission 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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96.35%

Born in Brevig Mission

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Brevig Mission residents were born in the United States, with 96.35% 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.

Brevig Mission Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021397-2-0.50%
2020399-2-0.50%
2019401-2-0.50%
201840310.25%
201740220.50%
201640020.50%
201539810.25%
2014397-2-0.50%
2013399-3-0.75%
201240210.25%
2011401112.82%
20103900.00%

Brevig Mission Population by Year