Prudhoe Bay, Alaska Population 2021

1,718
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Prudhoe Bay is a city located in North Slope County Alaska. Prudhoe Bay has a 2020 population of 1,718. Prudhoe Bay is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by -20.98% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,174 in 2010. Prudhoe Bay reached it's highest population of in .

The average household income in Prudhoe Bay is - with a poverty rate of 0.17%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Prudhoe Bay is 48.4 years, 47.6 years for males, and 50.3 years for females.

Prudhoe Bay Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Prudhoe Baywas:

  • White: 81.08%
  • Native American: 9.78%
  • Two or more races: 3.26%
  • Asian: 1.86%
  • Other race: 1.80%
  • Black or African American: 1.63%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.58%
The current population of Prudhoe Bay, Alaska is 1,718 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,718.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,174.

Prudhoe Bay, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39381.08%
American Indian and Alaska Native1689.78%
Two or More Races563.26%
Asian321.86%
Some Other Race311.80%
Black or African American281.63%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.58%
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Prudhoe Bay Population by Race

Prudhoe Bay Population Pyramid $2021

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Prudhoe Bay Median Age

48.4


Total

47.6


Male

50.3


Female

Prudhoe Bay Adults

There are 1,718 adults, (78 of whom are seniors) in Prudhoe Bay.

Prudhoe Bay Age Dependency

4.8

Age Dependency Ratio

4.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

0

Child Dependency Ratio

Prudhoe Bay Sex Ratio

Female

413

24.04%

Male

1,305

75.96%

Prudhoe Bay Population by Age

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade60.37%
9th to 12th Grade342.09%
High School Graduate65340.23%
Some College41725.69%
Associates Degree16610.23%
Bachelors Degree27116.70%
Graduate Degree764.68%
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Prudhoe Bay Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Prudhoe Bay Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White1,3101,293295
Native American15613316
Hispanic606013
2+ Races484816
Asian32326
Other Race31315
Black21215

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 2+ races people with a rate of 33.33%.

Prudhoe Bay Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$106,406$109,023$91,250
Less Than 9th Grade$$96,000$
High School Graduate$107,330$109,671$74,375
Some College$103,606$104,519$96,250
Bachelors Degree$97,031$117,045$71,979
Graduate Degree$150,556$151,000$142,500

$106,406

Average Earnings

$109,023

Average Male

$91,250

Average Female

Prudhoe Bay Earnings by Educational Attainment

Prudhoe Bay Language by Age

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Prudhoe Bay Language

85.62% of Prudhoe Bay residents speak only English, while 14.38% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.98% of the population.

Prudhoe Bay Language

Prudhoe Bay Poverty by Race

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0.17%

Overall Poverty Rate

0.00%

Male Poverty Rate

0.73%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prudhoe Bay

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prudhoe Bay is White, with 0.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prudhoe Bay is White, with 0.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.18%. Among those working part-time, it was 0.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was NaN%.

Prudhoe Bay Poverty

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Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Some College0.00%
High School0.00%
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%

Prudhoe Bay Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Female Employed0.73%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Prudhoe Bay Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Prudhoe Bay Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

61.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.2%

Male Marriage Rate

37.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Prudhoe Bay Married by Age and Sex

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Prudhoe Bay 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 Over 65.

Prudhoe Bay Marital Status by Race

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Prudhoe Bay Marital Status

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222

Number of Veterans

203

Male Veterans

19

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War72
Vietnam64
Second Gulf War28
World War II
Korea

Prudhoe Bay Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
55 to 6498
35 to 5487
65 to 7425
75+12
18 to 34

Prudhoe Bay Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White19714.16%
Native American116.55%
Hispanic813.33%
Black828.57%
2+ Races610.71%

Prudhoe Bay Veterans by Race

Prudhoe Bay Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

8.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prudhoe Bay Veterans by Education

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100%

Labor Force Participation

99.8%

Employment Rate

0%

Unemployment Rate

Prudhoe Bay Employment by Age

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Prudhoe Bay Employment by Race

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Prudhoe Bay 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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26.83%

Born in Prudhoe Bay

94.06%

Native Born

5.94%

Foreign Born

0.81%

Non Citizen

5.12%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

94.06% of Prudhoe Bay residents were born in the United States, with 26.83% having been born in Alaska. 0.81% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Prudhoe Bay Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,7180.00%
20201,7180.00%
20191,718-175-9.24%
20181,893-201-9.60%
20172,094-436-17.23%
20162,530-194-7.12%
20152,7241545.99%
20142,57045521.51%
20132,11555235.32%
20121,563909138.99%
2011654-1,520-69.92%
20102,1740.00%

Prudhoe Bay Population by Year