Cordova is a city located in Valdez-Cordova County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 2,683, it is the 35th largest city in Alaska and the 9415th largest city in the United States. Cordova is currently growing at a rate of 1.40% annually and its population has increased by 2.84% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,609 in 2020. Spanning over 75 miles, Cordova has a population density of 44 people per square mile.
The average household income in Cordova is $112,521 with a poverty rate of 2.09%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Cordova is 38.2 years, 40.8 years for males, and 34.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Cordovawas:
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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 other race people with a rate of 43.24%.
79.72% of Cordova residents speak only English, while 20.28% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.75% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Cordova is Native, with 11.54% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Cordova is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.76%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.68%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Cordova
83.72% of Cordova residents were born in the United States, with 37.19% having been born in Alaska. 11.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.