Dillingham, Alaska Population 2022

2,267
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Dillingham is a city located in Dillingham County Alaska. Dillingham has a 2020 population of 2,267. Dillingham is currently declining at a rate of -1.35% annually and its population has decreased by -2.66% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,329 in 2010.

The average household income in Dillingham is $90,289 with a poverty rate of 9.34%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,172 per month, and the median house value is $266,500. The median age in Dillingham is 31.1 years, 31.4 years for males, and 30.7 years for females.

Dillingham Demographics

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

  • Native American: 60.15%
  • White: 25.62%
  • Two or more races: 10.46%
  • Other race: 1.65%
  • Black or African American: 1.21%
  • Asian: 0.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.15%
The current population of Dillingham, Alaska is 2,267 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,267.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,329.

Dillingham, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White52925.62%
Black or African American251.21%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,24260.15%
Asian160.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander30.15%
Some Other Race341.65%
Two or More Races21610.46%
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Dillingham Population by Race

Dillingham Population Pyramid 2022

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Dillingham Median Age

30.8


Total

31.3


Male

30.3


Female

Dillingham Adults

There are 1,417 adults, (204 of whom are seniors) in Dillingham.

Dillingham Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

16.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Dillingham Sex Ratio

Female

1,028

49.78%

Male

1,037

50.22%

Dillingham Population by Age

Dillingham Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Dillingham Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married68.9%31.1%
Female65.5%34.5%
All51.9%48.1%
Male33.3%66.7%
Non Family30.3%69.7%

51.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Dillingham Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6972.7151.9
Married2353.5868.9
Male693.1633.3
Female1653.3365.5
Non Family2281.2230.3

3.25

Average Family Size

2.71

Average Household Size

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Dillingham Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade483.82%
9th to 12th Grade786.21%
High School Graduate44735.56%
Some College30424.18%
Associates Degree1169.23%
Bachelors Degree13911.06%
Graduate Degree1259.94%
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Dillingham Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Dillingham Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Islander333
Black191911
White360354161
Hispanic716628
Other Race27277
2+ Races848217
Native American71259942
Asian1212

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Dillingham Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,500$55,686$42,216
Less Than 9th Grade$34,375$$34,688
High School Graduate$41,150$46,458$37,500
Some College$55,646$55,877$51,786
Bachelors Degree$52,031$$52,000
Graduate Degree$81,000$84,167$

$52,500

Average Earnings

$55,686

Average Male

$42,216

Average Female

Dillingham Earnings by Educational Attainment

Dillingham Language by Age

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Dillingham Language

77.18% of Dillingham residents speak only English, while 22.82% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 17.64% of the population.

Dillingham Language

Dillingham Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1,2231219.89%
White435317.13%
OtherNaN%
Hispanic1312519.08%
Multiple210125.71%

9.34%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.65%

Male Poverty Rate

11.00%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Dillingham

The race most likely to be in poverty in Dillingham is Native, with 9.89% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Dillingham is Multiple, with 5.71% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.48%.

Dillingham Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade24.00%
High School8.86%
Some College6.73%
Bachelors or Greater0.38%

Dillingham Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed4.14%
Male Unemployed29.41%
Female Employed2.66%
Female Unemployed42.86%

Dillingham Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Dillingham Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$75,461$85,915
Families$78,523$89,900
Married Families$105,417-
Non Families$54,167$61,600
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Income by Household Type

Dillingham Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

36.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.8%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Dillingham Married by Age and Sex

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Dillingham Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Dillingham Marital Status by Race

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Dillingham Marital Status

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65

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War18
First Gulf War8
Vietnam28
Korea4
World War II

Dillingham Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 344
35 to 5422
55 to 645
65 to 7427
75+7

Dillingham Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White409.71%
Native American232.76%
2+ Races21.89%

Dillingham Veterans by Race

Dillingham Veterans by Education

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1.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

29.23%

Veteran Disability Rate

Dillingham Veterans by Education

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74.1%

Labor Force Participation

69.5%

Employment Rate

6.2%

Unemployment Rate

Dillingham Employment by Age

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Dillingham Employment by Race

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Dillingham 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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73.41%

Born in Dillingham

94.96%

Native Born

5.04%

Foreign Born

4.07%

Non Citizen

0.97%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.96% of Dillingham residents were born in the United States, with 73.41% having been born in Alaska. 4.07% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.

Dillingham Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102,3290.00%
20112,374451.93%
20122,3740.00%
20132,387130.55%
20142,384-3-0.13%
20152,39060.25%
20162,375-15-0.63%
20172,365-10-0.42%
20182,391261.10%
20192,360-31-1.30%
20202,329-31-1.31%
20212,298-31-1.33%
20222,267-31-1.35%

Dillingham Population by Year