Lakes, Alaska Population 2021

10,206
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Lakes is a city located in Alaska. Lakes has a 2020 population of 10,206. Lakes is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 22.02% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,364 in 2010. Lakes reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Lakes is $108,407 with a poverty rate of 10.97%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,236 per month, and the median house value is $277,400. The median age in Lakes is 36 years, 35.3 years for males, and 36.9 years for females.

Lakes Demographics

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

  • White: 81.41%
  • Two or more races: 11.06%
  • Native American: 4.90%
  • Asian: 1.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.92%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.25%
  • Other race: 0.07%
The current population of Lakes, Alaska is 10,206 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,206.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,364.

Lakes, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,30981.41%
Two or More Races1,12911.06%
American Indian and Alaska Native5004.90%
Asian1411.38%
Black or African American940.92%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander260.25%
Some Other Race70.07%
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Lakes Population by Race

Lakes Population Pyramid $2021

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Lakes Median Age

36


Total

35.3


Male

36.9


Female

Lakes Adults

There are 7,394 adults, (1,206 of whom are seniors) in Lakes.

Lakes Age Dependency

64.9

Age Dependency Ratio

19.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Lakes Sex Ratio

Female

4,892

47.93%

Male

5,314

52.07%

Lakes Population by Age

Lakes Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Lakes Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male60%40%
Non Family68.3%31.7%
Female80.6%19.4%
All83.8%16.2%
Married90.1%9.9%

83.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Lakes Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,9393.4583.8
Married1,9883.7390.1
Non Family6341.6668.3
Female2275.5580.6
Male904.660

3.79

Average Family Size

3.45

Average Household Size

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Lakes Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade500.77%
9th to 12th Grade2403.68%
High School Graduate1,98730.44%
Some College2,07931.85%
Associates Degree67610.36%
Bachelors Degree1,03615.87%
Graduate Degree4597.03%
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Lakes Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White5,4285,2361,324
Native American37234255
2+ Races34033048
Hispanic25122333
Asian865623
Black696912
Other Race77
Islander44

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 26.74%.

Lakes Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,740$61,571$35,625
Less Than 9th Grade$20,129$18,705$
High School Graduate$41,513$52,887$27,600
Some College$51,402$64,122$31,832
Bachelors Degree$62,112$85,913$49,306
Graduate Degree$56,310$65,521$50,043

$49,740

Average Earnings

$61,571

Average Male

$35,625

Average Female

Lakes Earnings by Educational Attainment

Lakes Language by Age

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Lakes Language

96.42% of Lakes residents speak only English, while 3.58% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.41% of the population.

Lakes Language

Lakes Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,80384510.83%
Multiple1,12912911.43%
Hispanic6548813.46%
Native500469.20%
Black9455.32%

10.97%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.43%

Male Poverty Rate

10.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lakes

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lakes is Hispanic, with 13.46% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lakes is Black, with 5.32% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.74%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.34%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.49%.

Lakes Poverty

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Name Poverty
High School15.65%
Less Than 9th Grade12.07%
Some College9.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.55%

Lakes Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed16.67%
Male Unemployed13.40%
Female Employed4.50%
Male Employed3.25%

Lakes Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Lakes Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$86,925$108,407
Families$93,942$115,350
Married Families$102,895-
Non Families$43,173$73,270
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Income by Household Type

Lakes Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

56.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lakes Married by Age and Sex

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Lakes Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Lakes Marital Status by Race

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Lakes Marital Status

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1,036

Number of Veterans

940

Male Veterans

96

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War418
Second Gulf War341
Vietnam307
Korea29
World War II

Lakes Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54456
65 to 74219
55 to 64200
75+87
18 to 3474

Lakes Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White93815.25%
Hispanic5116.04%
Native American409.85%
2+ Races244.56%
Black2225.58%
Other Race7100.00%
Asian55.15%

Lakes Veterans by Race

Lakes Veterans by Education

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9.17%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lakes Veterans by Education

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60.6%

Labor Force Participation

53.8%

Employment Rate

9.1%

Unemployment Rate

Lakes Employment by Age

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Lakes Employment by Race

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Lakes 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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39.84%

Born in Lakes

97.83%

Native Born

2.17%

Foreign Born

1.25%

Non Citizen

0.91%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

97.83% of Lakes residents were born in the United States, with 39.84% having been born in Alaska. 1.25% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Lakes Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,2060.00%
202010,2060.00%
201910,2061081.07%
201810,0986747.15%
20179,4244805.37%
20168,944-84-0.93%
20159,028-317-3.39%
20149,3453183.52%
20139,027-132-1.44%
20129,159-177-1.90%
20119,33697211.62%
20108,3640.00%

Lakes Population by Year