Gateway is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 5,788, it is the 19th largest city in Alaska and the 6026th largest city in the United States. Gateway is currently growing at a rate of 0.35% annually but its population has decreased by -2.97% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,965 in 2020. Spanning over 22 miles, Gateway has a population density of 269 people per square mile.
The average household income in Gateway is $122,157 with a poverty rate of 2.75%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,192 per month, and the median house value is $333,200. The median age in Gateway is 33 years, 34 years for males, and 32.7 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Gatewaywas:
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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 white people with a rate of 32.88%.
91.94% of Gateway residents speak only English, while 8.06% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.64% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Gateway is Asian, with 10.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Gateway is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.05%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.32%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Gateway
95.89% of Gateway residents were born in the United States, with 41.73% having been born in Alaska. 1.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.