Ruby is a city located in Yukon-Koyukuk County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 133, it is the 219th largest city in Alaska and the 25790th largest city in the United States. Ruby is currently declining at a rate of -2.21% annually and its population has decreased by -30.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 190 in 2020. Spanning over 7 miles, Ruby has a population density of 19 people per square mile.
The average household income in Ruby is $40,186 with a poverty rate of 27.37%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $325 per month, and the median house value is $80,800. The median age in Ruby is 23.9 years, 15.8 years for males, and 27.5 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Rubywas:
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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 white people with a rate of 62.50%.
91.41% of Ruby residents speak only English, while 8.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.29% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Ruby is Native, with 29.75% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Ruby is Multiple, with 55.56% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 34.33%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 12.90%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Ruby
100.00% of Ruby residents were born in the United States, with 90.00% 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.