Hooper Bay is a city located in Kusilvak County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 1,431, it is the 56th largest city in Alaska and the 12849th largest city in the United States. Hooper Bay is currently growing at a rate of 2.00% annually and its population has increased by 4.07% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,375 in 2020. Spanning over 8 miles, Hooper Bay has a population density of 191 people per square mile.
The average household income in Hooper Bay is $46,204 with a poverty rate of 40.80%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $533 per month, and the median house value is $73,100. The median age in Hooper Bay is 23.7 years, 21.6 years for males, and 24.2 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Hooper Baywas:
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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 2+ races people with a rate of 100.00%.
29.44% of Hooper Bay residents speak only English, while 70.56% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 64.99% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Hooper Bay is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Hooper Bay is Multiple, with 56.25% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 7.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 67.26%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Hooper Bay
100.00% of Hooper Bay residents were born in the United States, with 97.14% 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.