Craig, Alaska Population 2022

1,181
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Craig is a city located in Prince of Wales-Hyder County Alaska. Craig has a 2020 population of 1,181. Craig is currently declining at a rate of -2.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.56% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,212 in 2010.

The average household income in Craig is $77,884 with a poverty rate of 14.51%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $865 per month, and the median house value is $228,300. The median age in Craig is 38.8 years, 39.3 years for males, and 38.6 years for females.

Craig Demographics

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

  • White: 61.44%
  • Two or more races: 18.08%
  • Native American: 17.66%
  • Asian: 1.33%
  • Black or African American: 1.08%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Craig, Alaska is 1,181 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,181.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,212.

Craig, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White74161.44%
Black or African American131.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native21317.66%
Asian161.33%
Some Other Race50.41%
Two or More Races21818.08%
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Craig Population by Race

Craig Population Pyramid 2022

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Craig Median Age

40.2


Total

42.9


Male

37.9


Female

Craig Adults

There are 939 adults, (196 of whom are seniors) in Craig.

Craig Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

26.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Craig Sex Ratio

Female

576

47.76%

Male

630

52.24%

Craig Population by Age

Craig Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Craig Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
Female70%30%
All67.9%32.1%
Non Family63.4%36.6%
Male51.8%48.2%

67.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Craig Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5042.3467.9
Married1612.9178.9
Male563.6851.8
Female603.5270
Non Family2271.363.4

2.97

Average Family Size

2.34

Average Household Size

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Craig Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade80.98%
9th to 12th Grade678.21%
High School Graduate27433.58%
Some College24930.51%
Associates Degree526.37%
Bachelors Degree10813.24%
Graduate Degree587.11%
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Craig Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Craig Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Black101010
White523482128
2+ Races11710720
Asian15151
Native American1431247
Hispanic3935
Other Race51

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Craig Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,563$46,607$37,857
Less Than 9th Grade$12,250$$
High School Graduate$32,813$37,500$21,875
Some College$45,250$49,643$38,750
Bachelors Degree$53,333$61,563$51,250
Graduate Degree$85,208$85,625$

$41,563

Average Earnings

$46,607

Average Male

$37,857

Average Female

Craig Earnings by Educational Attainment

Craig Language by Age

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Craig Language

97.21% of Craig residents speak only English, while 2.79% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.71% of the population.

Craig Language

Craig Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native2047335.78%
Black13323.08%
Hispanic56916.07%
Multiple2172511.52%
White714628.68%
OtherNaN%

14.51%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.94%

Male Poverty Rate

16.28%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Craig

The race most likely to be in poverty in Craig is Native, with 35.78% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Craig is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.13%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.71%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 27.32%.

Craig Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade28.00%
High School16.79%
Some College7.97%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Craig Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed5.71%
Male Unemployed36.00%
Female Employed8.33%
Female Unemployed14.29%

Craig Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Craig Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$64,444$80,392
Families$72,188$93,627
Married Families$104,844-
Non Families$48,831$58,370
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Income by Household Type

Craig Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.7%

Male Marriage Rate

39.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Craig Married by Age and Sex

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Craig Marriage

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.

Craig Marital Status by Race

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Craig Marital Status

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87

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War15
First Gulf War25
Vietnam32
Korea1
World War II

Craig Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 345
35 to 5428
55 to 6419
65 to 7426
75+9

Craig Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White6811.09%
Native American106.41%
2+ Races96.62%

Craig Veterans by Race

Craig Veterans by Education

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13.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

44.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Craig Veterans by Education

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75.7%

Labor Force Participation

70.2%

Employment Rate

7.2%

Unemployment Rate

Craig Employment by Age

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Craig Employment by Race

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Craig 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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44.44%

Born in Craig

97.18%

Native Born

2.82%

Foreign Born

1.99%

Non Citizen

0.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.18% of Craig residents were born in the United States, with 44.44% 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 Asia.

Craig Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20101,2120.00%
20111,247352.89%
20121,258110.88%
20131,2580.00%
20141,26460.48%
20151,279151.19%
20161,277-2-0.16%
20171,2770.00%
20181,289120.94%
20191,262-27-2.09%
20201,235-27-2.14%
20211,208-27-2.19%
20221,181-27-2.24%

Craig Population by Year