Selawik is a city located in Northwest Arctic County Alaska. Selawik has a 2020 population of 816. Selawik is currently declining at a rate of -0.97% annually and its population has decreased by -2.04% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 833 in 2010.
The average household income in Selawik is $38,259 with a poverty rate of 55.25%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $463 per month, and the median house value is $72,700. The median age in Selawik is 22.8 years, 23.6 years for males, and 19.8 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Selawikwas:
61.63% of Selawik residents speak only English, while 38.37% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 38.37% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Selawik is Islander, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Selawik is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 14.58%. Among those working part-time, it was 41.13%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 61.26%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Selawik
100.00% of Selawik residents were born in the United States, with 95.47% 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.