Fort Yukon, Alaska Population 2021

508
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Fort Yukon is a city located in Yukon-Koyukuk County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 508, it is the 56th largest city in Alaska and the 13247th largest city in the United States . Fort Yukon is currently declining at a rate of -2.50% annually and its population has decreased by -12.86% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 583 in 2010. Fort Yukon reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Fort Yukon has a population density of 75 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fort Yukon is $51,190 with a poverty rate of 23.76%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $900 per month, and the median house value is $106,400. The median age in Fort Yukon is 36.3 years, 40.1 years for males, and 32.8 years for females.

Fort Yukon Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fort Yukonwas:

  • Native American: 78.97%
  • White: 12.30%
  • Two or more races: 6.60%
  • Asian: 2.14%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Fort Yukon, Alaska is 508 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 534.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 583.

Fort Yukon, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native44378.97%
White6912.30%
Two or More Races376.60%
Asian122.14%
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Fort Yukon Population by Race

Fort Yukon Population Pyramid $2021

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Fort Yukon Median Age

36.3


Total

40.1


Male

32.8


Female

Fort Yukon Adults

There are 388 adults, (88 of whom are seniors) in Fort Yukon.

Fort Yukon Age Dependency

87

Age Dependency Ratio

29.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

57.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Fort Yukon Sex Ratio

Female

265

47.24%

Male

296

52.76%

Fort Yukon Population by Age

Fort Yukon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fort Yukon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female66.7%33.3%
All73.1%26.9%
Non Family73.6%26.4%
Married74%26%
Male81%19%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fort Yukon Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2192.4873.1
Non Family1061.1873.6
Married503.9274
Female423.6766.7
Male213.2481

3.59

Average Family Size

2.48

Average Household Size

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Fort Yukon Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade287.87%
9th to 12th Grade349.55%
High School Graduate12936.24%
Some College10228.65%
Associates Degree246.74%
Bachelors Degree174.78%
Graduate Degree226.18%
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Fort Yukon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fort Yukon Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American27821611
White474720
2+ Races19198
Asian1212

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 42.55%.

Fort Yukon Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,250$17,321$44,167
Less Than 9th Grade$10,000$10,000$
High School Graduate$16,042$14,375$28,438
Some College$36,250$31,625$46,000
Bachelors Degree$52,083$63,750$51,667
Graduate Degree$71,875$$70,625

$31,250

Average Earnings

$17,321

Average Male

$44,167

Average Female

Fort Yukon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fort Yukon Language by Age

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Fort Yukon Language

82.95% of Fort Yukon residents speak only English, while 17.05% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 13.22% of the population.

Fort Yukon Language

Fort Yukon Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native44312127.31%
White5147.84%
Asian12433.33%

23.76%

Overall Poverty Rate

25.18%

Male Poverty Rate

22.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fort Yukon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fort Yukon is Asian, with 33.33% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fort Yukon is White, with 7.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 27.89%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.32%.

Fort Yukon Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade30.65%
High School30.23%
Some College17.24%
Bachelors or Greater10.26%

Fort Yukon Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed83.33%
Male Unemployed35.29%
Female Employed13.40%
Male Employed6.06%

Fort Yukon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fort Yukon Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$32,708$51,190
Families$50,208$63,622
Married Families$76,250-
Non Families$26,875$35,884
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Income by Household Type

Fort Yukon Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

26.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.6%

Male Marriage Rate

28.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Fort Yukon Married by Age and Sex

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Fort Yukon Marriage

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.

Fort Yukon Marital Status by Race

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Fort Yukon Marital Status

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24

Number of Veterans

22

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam14
Korea6
First Gulf War3
World War II
Second Gulf War

Fort Yukon Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7412
75+6
55 to 646
35 to 54
18 to 34

Fort Yukon Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
Native American217.19%
White37.32%

Fort Yukon Veterans by Race

Fort Yukon Veterans by Education

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8.33%

Veteran Poverty Rate

70.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fort Yukon Veterans by Education

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60%

Labor Force Participation

40%

Employment Rate

27.9%

Unemployment Rate

Fort Yukon Employment by Age

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Fort Yukon Employment by Race

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Fort Yukon 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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85.20%

Born in Fort Yukon

96.43%

Native Born

3.57%

Foreign Born

1.60%

Non Citizen

1.96%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.43% of Fort Yukon residents were born in the United States, with 85.20% having been born in Alaska. 1.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fort Yukon Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021508-13-2.50%
2020521-13-2.43%
2019534-13-2.38%
2018547-5-0.91%
2017552-2-0.36%
2016554-8-1.42%
2015562-2-0.35%
2014564-12-2.08%
2013576-6-1.03%
2012582-3-0.51%
2011585-1-0.17%
20105860.00%

Fort Yukon Population by Year