Salcha is a city located in Fairbanks North Star County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 953, it is the 69th largest city in Alaska and the 15196th largest city in the United States. Salcha is currently declining at a rate of -1.24% annually and its population has decreased by -2.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 977 in 2020. Spanning over 77 miles, Salcha has a population density of 13 people per square mile.
The average household income in Salcha is $91,221 with a poverty rate of 7.42%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Salcha is 32.6 years, 30.4 years for males, and 37.3 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Salchawas:
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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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.
98.14% of Salcha residents speak only English, while 1.86% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.86% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Salcha is White, with 8.85% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Salcha is Other, with NaN% 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 25.94%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 0.00%.
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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 45-54.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Salcha
98.17% of Salcha residents were born in the United States, with 19.03% 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.