Ruby, Alaska Population 2020

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Ruby is a city located in Alaska. With a 2020 population of 151, it is the 118th largest city in Alaska and the 17454th largest city in the United States. Ruby is currently declining at a rate of -1.31% annually and its population has decreased by -9.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 166 in 2010. Ruby reached it's highest population of 169 in 2011. Spanning over 7 miles, Ruby has a population density of 21 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ruby is $38,904 with a poverty rate of 39.61%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $338 per month, and the median house value is $79,200. The median age in Ruby is 29.3 years, 30 years for males, and 28.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 83.2 males.

Ruby Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Ruby was:

  • Native American: 84.54%
  • White: 12.08%
  • Two or more races: 3.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Ruby, Alaska is 151, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 155.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 166.

Ruby, Alaska Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native17584.54%
White2512.08%
Two or More Races73.38%
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Ruby Population Pyramid 2020

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Ruby Median Age

29.3


Total

30


Male

28.3


Female

Ruby Adults

There are 124 adults, (23 of whom are seniors) in Ruby.

Ruby Age Dependency

105

Age Dependency Ratio

22.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

82.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Ruby Sex Ratio

Female

113

54.59%

Male

94

45.41%

Ruby Households and Families

Ruby Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ruby Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.3%7.7%
Non Family81%19%
All79.7%20.3%
Male66.7%33.3%
Female62.5%37.5%

79.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All69379.7
Married263.592.3
Non Family211.1481
Female164.1962.5
Male64.1766.7

3.67

Average Family Size

3

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

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Ruby Education

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade54.55%
9th to 12th Grade1816.36%
High School Graduate5247.27%
Some College2421.82%
Associates Degree0.00%
Bachelors Degree54.55%
Graduate Degree65.45%
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Ruby Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
Native American97755
White886
Multiple Races54

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 white people with a rate of 75.00%.

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$16,250$23,750$12,250
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$18,333$23,750$12,000
Some College$17,083$46,875$15,833
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$16,250

Average Earnings

$23,750

Average Male

$12,250

Average Female

Ruby Language

Ruby Language by Age

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Ruby Language

92.57% of Ruby residents speak only English, while 7.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 5.71% of the population.

Ruby Poverty

Ruby Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native1756939.43%
White251144.00%
Multiple7228.57%

39.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

28.72%

Male Poverty Rate

48.67%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ruby

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ruby is White, with 44.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ruby is Multiple, with 28.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 8.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 60.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.11%.

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.78%
High School30.77%
Bachelors or Greater27.27%
Some College20.83%
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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Employed30.43%
Female Employed27.03%
Male Unemployed14.29%

Ruby Income

Ruby Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$29,250$38,904
Families$33,750$39,371
Married Families$48,750-
Non Families$25,625$35,805
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Ruby Marital Status

Ruby Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

35.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.8%

Male Marriage Rate

28.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Ruby Married by Age and Sex

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Ruby Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is Over 65.

Ruby Marital Status by Race

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Ruby Veterans

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13

Number of Veterans

11

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam5
Second Gulf War2
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
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Age Group Veterans
55 to 647
35 to 544
65 to 742
75+
18 to 34
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Name Veterans % of Total
Indian98.11%
2 or More360.00%
White112.50%

Ruby Veterans by Education

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23.08%

Veteran Poverty Rate

7.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ruby Employment Status

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66.4%

Labor Force Participation

46.9%

Employment Rate

29.4%

Unemployment Rate

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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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92.75%

Born in Alaska

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Ruby residents were born in the United States, with 92.75% 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.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020151-2-1.31%
2019153-2-1.29%
2018155-3-1.90%
2017158-2-1.25%
2016160-2-1.23%
20151620.00%
2014162-4-2.41%
2013166-2-1.19%
2012168-1-0.59%
201116921.20%
20101670.00%