Gateway, Alaska Population 2021

7,076
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Gateway is a city located in Alaska. Gateway has a 2020 population of 7,076. Gateway is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 27.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,552 in 2010. Gateway reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Gateway is $122,157 with a poverty rate of 5.58%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,117 per month, and the median house value is $321,100. The median age in Gateway is 33 years, 34 years for males, and 32.7 years for females.

Gateway Demographics

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

  • White: 81.47%
  • Two or more races: 8.15%
  • Native American: 6.36%
  • Black or African American: 2.90%
  • Asian: 0.55%
  • Other race: 0.41%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.16%
The current population of Gateway, Alaska is 7,076 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,076.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,552.

Gateway, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,76581.47%
Two or More Races5778.15%
American Indian and Alaska Native4506.36%
Black or African American2052.90%
Asian390.55%
Some Other Race290.41%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander110.16%
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Gateway Population by Race

Gateway Population Pyramid $2021

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Gateway Median Age

33


Total

34


Male

32.7


Female

Gateway Adults

There are 4,959 adults, (564 of whom are seniors) in Gateway.

Gateway Age Dependency

61

Age Dependency Ratio

12.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Gateway Sex Ratio

Female

3,581

50.61%

Male

3,495

49.39%

Gateway Population by Age

Gateway Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Gateway Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female50%50%
Non Family62.5%37.5%
All77.5%22.5%
Male81.2%18.8%
Married86.5%13.5%

77.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Gateway Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9483.6377.5
Married1,2484.186.5
Non Family3891.4162.5
Female2104.3550
Male1014.8781.2

4.01

Average Family Size

3.63

Average Household Size

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Gateway Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade581.31%
9th to 12th Grade982.21%
High School Graduate1,14725.84%
Some College1,32529.85%
Associates Degree46210.41%
Bachelors Degree87719.76%
Graduate Degree47210.63%
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Gateway Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Gateway Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White3,8123,6811,228
Native American19618925
2+ Races16916928
Black13113132
Hispanic1059331
Asian322614
Other Race1313
Islander1111

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 asian people with a rate of 43.75%.

Gateway Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$57,455$68,883$45,881
Less Than 9th Grade$2,500$$2,500
High School Graduate$50,804$54,679$25,417
Some College$52,670$64,375$39,853
Bachelors Degree$67,015$81,818$58,750
Graduate Degree$81,023$86,667$72,150

$57,455

Average Earnings

$68,883

Average Male

$45,881

Average Female

Gateway Earnings by Educational Attainment

Gateway Language by Age

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Gateway Language

92.31% of Gateway residents speak only English, while 7.69% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.93% of the population.

Gateway Language

Gateway Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,6113335.93%
Native450347.56%
Hispanic2002110.50%
Multiple57730.52%
Asian3925.13%

5.58%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.69%

Male Poverty Rate

6.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Gateway

The race most likely to be in poverty in Gateway is Hispanic, with 10.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Gateway is Multiple, with 0.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.63%. Among those working part-time, it was 5.11%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.51%.

Gateway Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade10.26%
High School6.71%
Some College5.48%
Bachelors or Greater3.26%

Gateway Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed15.38%
Male Unemployed4.23%
Female Employed4.20%
Male Employed0.70%

Gateway Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Gateway Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$105,543$122,157
Families$116,827$131,878
Married Families$128,188-
Non Families$49,375$66,924
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Income by Household Type

Gateway Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

55.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.1%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Gateway Married by Age and Sex

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Gateway 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 55-64.

Gateway Marital Status by Race

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Gateway Marital Status

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704

Number of Veterans

602

Male Veterans

102

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War256
Second Gulf War251
Vietnam178
Korea22
World War II

Gateway Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54288
55 to 64124
65 to 74114
18 to 3499
75+79

Gateway Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White58113.74%
Black5537.16%
2+ Races3616.00%
Hispanic2419.20%
Native American186.87%
Asian1134.38%
Other Race323.08%

Gateway Veterans by Race

Gateway Veterans by Education

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1.99%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.32%

Veteran Disability Rate

Gateway Veterans by Education

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70.8%

Labor Force Participation

66.6%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Gateway Employment by Age

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Gateway Employment by Race

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Gateway 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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40.21%

Born in Gateway

96.25%

Native Born

3.75%

Foreign Born

1.58%

Non Citizen

2.16%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.25% of Gateway residents were born in the United States, with 40.21% having been born in Alaska. 1.58% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Gateway Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20217,0760.00%
20207,0760.00%
20197,076390.55%
20187,0373435.12%
20176,69463310.44%
20166,0614518.04%
20155,6102434.53%
20145,3671943.75%
20135,173-96-1.82%
20125,269-168-3.09%
20115,437-115-2.07%
20105,5520.00%

Gateway Population by Year