Sand Point, Alaska Population 2021

1,018
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Sand Point is a city located in Aleutians East County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 1,018, it is the 28th largest city in Alaska and the 10228th largest city in the United States . Sand Point is currently declining at a rate of -2.21% annually but its population has increased by 4.30% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 976 in 2010. Sand Point reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 30 miles, Sand Point has a population density of 128 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sand Point is $84,565 with a poverty rate of 14.31%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $988 per month, and the median house value is $127,200. The median age in Sand Point is 42.5 years, 42.4 years for males, and 42.6 years for females.

Sand Point Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Sand Pointwas:

  • Native American: 52.18%
  • White: 15.81%
  • Asian: 14.06%
  • Two or more races: 13.14%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.44%
  • Other race: 1.60%
  • Black or African American: 0.76%
The current population of Sand Point, Alaska is 1,018 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,064.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 976.

Sand Point, Alaska Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
American Indian and Alaska Native68352.18%
White20715.81%
Asian18414.06%
Two or More Races17213.14%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander322.44%
Some Other Race211.60%
Black or African American100.76%
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Sand Point Population by Race

Sand Point Population Pyramid $2021

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Sand Point Median Age

42.5


Total

42.4


Male

42.6


Female

Sand Point Adults

There are 1,075 adults, (127 of whom are seniors) in Sand Point.

Sand Point Age Dependency

38.1

Age Dependency Ratio

13.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Sand Point Sex Ratio

Female

564

43.09%

Male

745

56.91%

Sand Point Population by Age

Sand Point Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sand Point Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Non Family56.6%43.4%
Female58.2%41.8%
All68.2%31.8%
Married79.4%20.6%
Male87.9%12.1%

68.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sand Point Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4242.5568.2
Married1653.1879.4
Non Family1591.2756.6
Female673.3158.2
Male33487.9

3.15

Average Family Size

2.55

Average Household Size

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Sand Point Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade525.22%
9th to 12th Grade878.73%
High School Graduate38838.92%
Some College32532.60%
Associates Degree363.61%
Bachelors Degree717.12%
Graduate Degree383.81%
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Sand Point Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sand Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Native American51543516
White17616445
Asian15612322
2+ Races989519
Hispanic48377
Other Race2110
Islander1111
Black1010

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 white people with a rate of 25.57%.

Sand Point Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,229$36,645$27,019
Less Than 9th Grade$25,547$26,250$
High School Graduate$28,317$29,432$27,500
Some College$35,054$46,528$22,857
Bachelors Degree$57,083$64,750$
Graduate Degree$96,250$$96,250

$31,229

Average Earnings

$36,645

Average Male

$27,019

Average Female

Sand Point Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sand Point Language by Age

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Sand Point Language

79.98% of Sand Point residents speak only English, while 20.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 14.97% of the population.

Sand Point Language

Sand Point Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native68111817.33%
Islander3232100.00%
Hispanic732736.99%
Asian1842513.59%
White19363.11%
Multiple17263.49%

14.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.09%

Male Poverty Rate

14.59%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sand Point

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sand Point is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sand Point is White, with 3.11% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.07%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.99%.

Sand Point Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade19.42%
High School13.66%
Some College7.48%
Bachelors or Greater7.34%

Sand Point Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed32.00%
Female Employed11.02%
Male Unemployed7.69%
Male Employed5.62%

Sand Point Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sand Point Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$67,500$84,565
Families$82,292$99,341
Married Families$108,281-
Non Families$39,750$49,793
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Income by Household Type

Sand Point Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

40.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

37.9%

Male Marriage Rate

43.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Sand Point Married by Age and Sex

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Sand Point 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.

Sand Point Marital Status by Race

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Sand Point Marital Status

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68

Number of Veterans

62

Male Veterans

6

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam24
First Gulf War21
Second Gulf War5
World War II4
Korea

Sand Point Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5421
55 to 6419
65 to 7415
75+8
18 to 345

Sand Point Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White3216.08%
Native American264.68%
2+ Races109.90%
Hispanic35.00%

Sand Point Veterans by Race

Sand Point Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.94%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sand Point Veterans by Education

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77.9%

Labor Force Participation

73.3%

Employment Rate

5.9%

Unemployment Rate

Sand Point Employment by Age

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Sand Point Employment by Race

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Sand Point 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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57.91%

Born in Sand Point

85.18%

Native Born

14.82%

Foreign Born

11.99%

Non Citizen

2.83%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

85.18% of Sand Point residents were born in the United States, with 57.91% having been born in Alaska. 11.99% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Sand Point Place of Birth

Note: 2020 and 2021 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,018-23-2.21%
20201,041-23-2.16%
20191,064-23-2.12%
20181,087-27-2.42%
20171,114413.82%
20161,073-3-0.28%
20151,076111.03%
20141,06510.09%
20131,064222.11%
20121,042161.56%
20111,026393.95%
20109870.00%

Sand Point Population by Year