Happy Valley is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 737, it is the 84th largest city in Alaska and the 16786th largest city in the United States. Happy Valley is currently growing at a rate of 1.66% annually and its population has increased by 3.37% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 713 in 2020. Spanning over 88 miles, Happy Valley has a population density of 8 people per square mile.
The average household income in Happy Valley is $59,786 with a poverty rate of 9.15%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,148 per month, and the median house value is $216,200. The median age in Happy Valley is 50.9 years, 52.8 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Happy Valleywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.84%.
95.97% of Happy Valley residents speak only English, while 4.03% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Happy Valley is White, with 9.23% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Happy Valley is Hispanic, with 33.33% 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 7.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.86%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Happy Valley
99.40% of Happy Valley residents were born in the United States, with 23.09% having been born in Alaska. 0.00% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.