Deering is a city located in Northwest Arctic County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 194, it is the 193rd largest city in Alaska and the 24211th largest city in the United States. Deering is currently growing at a rate of 3.19% annually and its population has increased by 6.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 182 in 2020. Spanning over 5 miles, Deering has a population density of 39 people per square mile.
The average household income in Deering is $50,468 with a poverty rate of 24.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Deering is 26.1 years, 26.4 years for males, and 25.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Deeringwas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 83.33%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.00%.
76.86% of Deering residents speak only English, while 23.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 19.01% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Deering is Native, with 25.17% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Deering is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 9.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.18%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 47.06%.
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The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, 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.
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99.33% of Deering residents were born in the United States, with 92.67% 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 North America.