Buffalo Soapstone, Alaska Population 2021

975
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Buffalo Soapstone is a city located in Alaska. Buffalo Soapstone has a 2020 population of 975. Buffalo Soapstone is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 14.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 855 in 2010. Buffalo Soapstone reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Buffalo Soapstone is $80,022 with a poverty rate of 11.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $883 per month, and the median house value is $229,300. The median age in Buffalo Soapstone is 38.7 years, 41.1 years for males, and 35.3 years for females.

Buffalo Soapstone Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Buffalo Soapstonewas:

  • White: 88.41%
  • Two or more races: 8.62%
  • Native American: 2.97%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Buffalo Soapstone, Alaska is 975 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 975.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 855.

Buffalo Soapstone, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White86288.41%
Two or More Races848.62%
American Indian and Alaska Native292.97%
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Buffalo Soapstone Population by Race

Buffalo Soapstone Population Pyramid $2021

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Buffalo Soapstone Median Age

38.7


Total

41.1


Male

35.3


Female

Buffalo Soapstone Adults

There are 674 adults, (112 of whom are seniors) in Buffalo Soapstone.

Buffalo Soapstone Age Dependency

73.5

Age Dependency Ratio

19.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Buffalo Soapstone Sex Ratio

Female

442

45.33%

Male

533

54.67%

Buffalo Soapstone Population by Age

Buffalo Soapstone Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Buffalo Soapstone Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male75%25%
Non Family83.5%16.5%
All90.9%9.1%
Married96.9%3.1%
Female100%0%

90.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Buffalo Soapstone Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3073.1890.9
Married1634.3496.9
Non Family1151.2483.5
Male164.6375
Female133.92100

4.19

Average Family Size

3.18

Average Household Size

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Buffalo Soapstone Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade284.50%
9th to 12th Grade619.81%
High School Graduate20532.96%
Some College14923.95%
Associates Degree243.86%
Bachelors Degree13221.22%
Graduate Degree233.70%
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Buffalo Soapstone Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Buffalo Soapstone Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White554482145
2+ Races35327
Native American219
Hispanic12103

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 91.43%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 26.17%.

Buffalo Soapstone Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,875$58,333$32,188
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$40,313$60,875$21,406
Some College$54,688$60,313$50,000
Bachelors Degree$46,250$55,625$
Graduate Degree$$$

$45,875

Average Earnings

$58,333

Average Male

$32,188

Average Female

Buffalo Soapstone Earnings by Educational Attainment

Buffalo Soapstone Language by Age

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Buffalo Soapstone Language

96.90% of Buffalo Soapstone residents speak only English, while 3.10% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.14% of the population.

Buffalo Soapstone Language

Buffalo Soapstone Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White842849.98%
Multiple781417.95%
Native291344.83%
Hispanic28621.43%

11.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.70%

Male Poverty Rate

9.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buffalo Soapstone

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buffalo Soapstone is Native, with 44.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buffalo Soapstone is White, with 9.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.40%.

Buffalo Soapstone Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade34.83%
Some College16.18%
High School6.83%
Bachelors or Greater1.94%

Buffalo Soapstone Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed16.13%
Female Employed6.12%
Male Employed4.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Buffalo Soapstone Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Buffalo Soapstone Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,727$80,022
Families$66,875$88,305
Married Families$84,583-
Non Families$64,050$64,037
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Income by Household Type

Buffalo Soapstone Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

45.6%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Buffalo Soapstone Married by Age and Sex

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Buffalo Soapstone 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.

Buffalo Soapstone Marital Status by Race

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Buffalo Soapstone Marital Status

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111

Number of Veterans

109

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War41
First Gulf War36
Vietnam33
World War II
Korea

Buffalo Soapstone Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5438
65 to 7433
55 to 6429
18 to 3411
75+

Buffalo Soapstone Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White10917.87%
Hispanic323.08%
2+ Races25.13%

Buffalo Soapstone Veterans by Race

Buffalo Soapstone Veterans by Education

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9.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buffalo Soapstone Veterans by Education

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54.9%

Labor Force Participation

49.2%

Employment Rate

9.6%

Unemployment Rate

Buffalo Soapstone Employment by Age

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Buffalo Soapstone Employment by Race

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Buffalo Soapstone 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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40.31%

Born in Buffalo Soapstone

98.26%

Native Born

1.74%

Foreign Born

0.92%

Non Citizen

0.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.26% of Buffalo Soapstone residents were born in the United States, with 40.31% having been born in Alaska. 0.92% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Buffalo Soapstone Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20219750.00%
20209750.00%
201997510411.94%
2018871192.23%
2017852161.91%
201683691.09%
2015827-51-5.81%
2014878-14-1.57%
201389210012.63%
2012792293.80%
2011763-92-10.76%
20108550.00%

Buffalo Soapstone Population by Year