Hoonah, Alaska Population 2021

785
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Hoonah is a city located in Hoonah-Angoon County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 785, it is the 35th largest city in Alaska and the 11360th largest city in the United States . Hoonah is currently declining at a rate of -0.38% annually but its population has increased by 3.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 760 in 2010. Hoonah reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Hoonah has a population density of 134 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hoonah is $71,999 with a poverty rate of 10.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,038 per month, and the median house value is $205,400. The median age in Hoonah is 44 years, 40.9 years for males, and 45.9 years for females.

Hoonah Demographics

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

  • Native American: 55.32%
  • White: 24.01%
  • Two or more races: 17.45%
  • Asian: 2.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.99%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Hoonah, Alaska is 785 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 791.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 760.

Hoonah, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native44755.32%
White19424.01%
Two or More Races14117.45%
Asian182.23%
Black or African American80.99%
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Hoonah Population by Race

Hoonah Population Pyramid $2021

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Hoonah Median Age

44


Total

40.9


Male

45.9


Female

Hoonah Adults

There are 652 adults, (147 of whom are seniors) in Hoonah.

Hoonah Age Dependency

60

Age Dependency Ratio

29.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoonah Sex Ratio

Female

337

41.71%

Male

471

58.29%

Hoonah Population by Age

Hoonah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Hoonah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family57.1%42.9%
Male58.3%41.7%
All68.6%31.4%
Female69.6%30.4%
Married80.7%19.3%

68.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Hoonah Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2772.8868.6
Married1093.0780.7
Non Family981.457.1
Female464.7469.6
Male244.4658.3

3.47

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

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Hoonah Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade122.02%
9th to 12th Grade376.23%
High School Graduate29750.00%
Some College14223.91%
Associates Degree183.03%
Bachelors Degree579.60%
Graduate Degree315.22%
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Hoonah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Hoonah Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American33429618
White15014748
2+ Races736810
Hispanic35329
Asian14143
Black44

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 32.00%.

Hoonah Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,172$31,146$20,625
Less Than 9th Grade$16,042$$21,250
High School Graduate$20,625$28,750$14,000
Some College$32,188$30,938$38,750
Bachelors Degree$51,250$74,375$23,125
Graduate Degree$64,375$60,000$66,875

$26,172

Average Earnings

$31,146

Average Male

$20,625

Average Female

Hoonah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Hoonah Language by Age

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Hoonah Language

85.68% of Hoonah residents speak only English, while 14.32% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 9.46% of the population.

Hoonah Language

Hoonah Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native4467216.14%
White17184.68%
Hispanic6811.47%

10.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.70%

Male Poverty Rate

11.90%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoonah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoonah is Native, with 16.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoonah is Hispanic, with 1.47% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.31%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.66%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.37%.

Hoonah Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade18.37%
High School13.13%
Some College6.25%
Bachelors or Greater1.14%

Hoonah Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Unemployed26.19%
Female Unemployed16.67%
Female Employed8.66%
Male Employed2.54%

Hoonah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Hoonah Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$59,375$71,999
Families$64,750$77,741
Married Families$82,250-
Non Families$40,833$55,982
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Income by Household Type

Hoonah Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

37.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

33.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoonah Married by Age and Sex

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Hoonah 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 Over 65.

Hoonah Marital Status by Race

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Hoonah Marital Status

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71

Number of Veterans

70

Male Veterans

1

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam55
First Gulf War6
Second Gulf War3
Korea2
World War II

Hoonah Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 7437
75+12
55 to 6411
35 to 548
18 to 343

Hoonah Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3822.35%
Native American308.33%
Hispanic37.89%
2+ Races33.09%

Hoonah Veterans by Race

Hoonah Veterans by Education

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9.86%

Veteran Poverty Rate

53.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoonah Veterans by Education

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65.6%

Labor Force Participation

55.1%

Employment Rate

15.4%

Unemployment Rate

Hoonah Employment by Age

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Hoonah Employment by Race

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Hoonah 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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71.53%

Born in Hoonah

96.66%

Native Born

3.34%

Foreign Born

1.73%

Non Citizen

1.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

96.66% of Hoonah residents were born in the United States, with 71.53% having been born in Alaska. 1.73% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Hoonah Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2021785-3-0.38%
2020788-3-0.38%
2019791-3-0.38%
201879460.76%
2017788111.42%
2016777-3-0.38%
2015780182.36%
2014762-4-0.52%
201376610.13%
2012765111.46%
2011754-8-1.05%
20107620.00%

Hoonah Population by Year