Butte, Alaska Population 2020

3,929
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Butte is a city located in Alaska. Butte has a 2020 population of 3,929. Butte is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 21.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,246 in 2010. Butte reached it's highest population of 3,929 in 2018.

The average household income in Butte is $96,623 with a poverty rate of 8.22%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,246 per month, and the median house value is $245,000. The median age in Butte is 37.5 years, 36.6 years for males, and 38 years for females. For every 100 females there are 110.2 males.

Butte Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Butte was:

  • White: 88.22%
  • Two or more races: 6.16%
  • Native American: 2.16%
  • Other race: 1.43%
  • Asian: 1.37%
  • Black or African American: 0.66%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Butte, Alaska is 3,929, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,929.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,246.

Butte, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,46688.22%
Two or More Races2426.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native852.16%
Some Other Race561.43%
Asian541.37%
Black or African American260.66%
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Butte Population Pyramid 2020

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Butte Median Age

37.5


Total

36.6


Male

38


Female

Butte Adults

There are 2,972 adults, (454 of whom are seniors) in Butte.

Butte Age Dependency

56

Age Dependency Ratio

18

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Butte Sex Ratio

Female

1,869

47.57%

Male

2,060

52.43%

Butte Households and Families

Butte Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Butte Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married89.5%10.5%
All82.2%17.8%
Non Family74%26%
Female65.5%34.5%
Male50%50%

82.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1323.4582.2
Married7303.8489.5
Non Family2621.4974
Female845.365.5
Male564.7750

3.88

Average Family Size

3.45

Average Household Size

3.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Butte Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade833.11%
9th to 12th Grade973.63%
High School Graduate87032.60%
Some College68925.81%
Associates Degree2439.10%
Bachelors Degree44616.71%
Graduate Degree2419.03%
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Butte Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,3062,170656
Hispanic1391168
Multiple Races11711019
Native American5044
Other Race4522
Asian45374
Black2626

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 white people with a rate of 28.45%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,417$52,019$31,731
Less Than High School$36,917$37,083$
High School Grad$37,292$50,458$17,222
Some College$43,295$53,793$27,679
Bachelors Degree$53,393$77,188$51,172
Graduate Degree$53,750$63,958$49,375

$45,417

Average Earnings

$52,019

Average Male

$31,731

Average Female

Butte Language

Butte Language by Age

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Butte Language

94.26% of Butte residents speak only English, while 5.74% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

Butte Poverty

Butte Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,3242678.03%
Hispanic1913417.80%
Multiple242177.02%
Other451124.44%
Native8533.53%

8.22%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.39%

Male Poverty Rate

11.31%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Butte

The race most likely to be in poverty in Butte is Other, with 24.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Butte is Native, with 3.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.50%. Among those working part-time, it was 9.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.64%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.00%
High School10.69%
Some College5.36%
Bachelors or Greater0.73%
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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed18.67%
Female Unemployed10.81%
Female Employed3.80%
Male Employed2.93%

Butte Income

Butte Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$78,571$96,623
Families$86,200$104,004
Married Families$98,000-
Non Families$43,636$64,856
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Butte Marital Status

Butte Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

52.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.1%

Male Marriage Rate

55.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Butte Married by Age and Sex

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Butte 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 35-44.

Butte Marital Status by Race

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Butte Veterans

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469

Number of Veterans

433

Male Veterans

36

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War165
Vietnam150
Second Gulf War119
Korea40
World War II2
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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54196
55 to 64113
65 to 7485
75+56
18 to 3419
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Name Veterans % of Total
White45117.01%
Hispanic1812.41%
2 or More1511.19%
Other36.67%

Butte Veterans by Education

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2.13%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.67%

Veteran Disability Rate

Butte Employment Status

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64.5%

Labor Force Participation

60.6%

Employment Rate

5.7%

Unemployment Rate

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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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36.42%

Born in Alaska

97.05%

Native Born

2.95%

Foreign Born

0.36%

Non Citizen

2.60%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.05% of Butte residents were born in the United States, with 36.42% having been born in Alaska. 0.36% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20203,9290.00%
20193,9290.00%
20183,929581.50%
20173,871-34-0.87%
20163,905511.32%
20153,8543108.75%
20143,544250.71%
20133,519611.76%
20123,4582106.47%
20113,24820.06%
20103,2460.00%