North Pole, Alaska Population 2022

2,269
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North Pole is a city located in Fairbanks North Star County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 2,269, it is the 40th largest city in Alaska and the 10267th largest city in the United States. North Pole is currently growing at a rate of 0.58% annually but its population has decreased by -23.58% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,969 in 2020. Spanning over 4 miles, North Pole has a population density of 555 people per square mile.

The average household income in North Pole is $87,521 with a poverty rate of 5.06%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,134 per month, and the median house value is $222,400. The median age in North Pole is 26.1 years, 25.1 years for males, and 27.9 years for females.

North Pole Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of North Polewas:

  • White: 78.31%
  • Two or more races: 9.63%
  • Black or African American: 6.20%
  • Native American: 4.11%
  • Asian: 1.45%
  • Other race: 0.30%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of North Pole, Alaska is 2,269 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 2,969.

North Pole, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

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North Pole Population by Race

North Pole Population Pyramid 2022

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North Pole Median Age

28.1


Total

25.3


Male

28.6


Female

North Pole Adults

There are 2,058 adults, (117 of whom are seniors) in North Pole.

North Pole Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46.9

Child Dependency Ratio

North Pole Sex Ratio

Female

1,366

46.01%

Male

1,603

53.99%

North Pole Population by Age

North Pole Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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North Pole Household Types

47.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

North Pole Households and Families

3.29

Average Family Size

2.65

Average Household Size

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North Pole Households by Type

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North Pole Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

North Pole Educational Attainment by Race

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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 30.99%.

North Pole Educational Attainment by Race

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$55,862

Average Earnings

$60,981

Average Male

$52,056

Average Female

North Pole Earnings by Educational Attainment

North Pole Language by Age

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North Pole Language

97.23% of North Pole residents speak only English, while 2.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.20% of the population.

North Pole Language

North Pole Poverty by Race

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5.06%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.54%

Male Poverty Rate

4.50%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in North Pole

The race most likely to be in poverty in North Pole is Black, with 16.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in North Pole is Multiple, with 1.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 5.68%.

North Pole Poverty

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North Pole Poverty Rate by Education

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North Pole Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

North Pole Income by Household Type

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Income by Household Type

North Pole Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

60.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.1%

Male Marriage Rate

62.8%

Female Marriage Rate

North Pole Married by Age and Sex

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North Pole Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

North Pole Marital Status by Race

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North Pole Marital Status

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385

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

North Pole Veterans by War

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North Pole Veterans by Age

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North Pole Veterans by Race

North Pole Veterans by Education

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3.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

North Pole Veterans by Education

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81%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

7.6%

Unemployment Rate

North Pole Employment by Age

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North Pole Employment by Race

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North Pole 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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43.31%

Born in North Pole

98.75%

Native Born

1.25%

Foreign Born

0.88%

Non Citizen

0.37%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.75% of North Pole residents were born in the United States, with 43.31% having been born in Alaska. 0.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

North Pole Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected

North Pole Population by Year