Eielson AFB is a city located in Fairbanks North Star County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 2,602, it is the 36th largest city in Alaska and the 9561st largest city in the United States. Eielson AFB is currently declining at a rate of -0.15% annually and its population has decreased by -23.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,388 in 2020. Spanning over 31 miles, Eielson AFB has a population density of 87 people per square mile.
The average household income in Eielson AFB is $77,968 with a poverty rate of 0.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Eielson AFB is 23.7 years, 23.2 years for males, and 24.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Eielson AFBwas:
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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 black people with a rate of 91.89%.
90.86% of Eielson AFB residents speak only English, while 9.14% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.75% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Eielson AFB is Asian, with 15.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Eielson AFB is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.20%.
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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 55-64.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Eielson AFB
97.67% of Eielson AFB residents were born in the United States, with 8.77% having been born in Alaska. 0.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.