Shaktoolik, Alaska Population 2022

253
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Shaktoolik is a city located in Nome County Alaska. Shaktoolik has a 2020 population of 253. Shaktoolik is currently declining at a rate of -0.78% annually but its population has increased by 0.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 252 in 2010.

The average household income in Shaktoolik is $64,002 with a poverty rate of 12.04%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,042 per month, and the median house value is $84,500. The median age in Shaktoolik is 27 years, 27.3 years for males, and 26.8 years for females.

Shaktoolik Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shaktoolikwas:

  • Native American: 97.84%
  • White: 1.23%
  • Two or more races: 0.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Shaktoolik, Alaska is 253 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 253.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 252.

Shaktoolik, Alaska Population 2022

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White41.23%
American Indian and Alaska Native31797.84%
Two or More Races30.93%
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Shaktoolik Population by Race

Shaktoolik Population Pyramid 2022

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Shaktoolik Median Age

26.8


Total

28.4


Male

24.7


Female

Shaktoolik Adults

There are 195 adults, (31 of whom are seniors) in Shaktoolik.

Shaktoolik Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

78.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Shaktoolik Sex Ratio

Female

161

49.69%

Male

163

50.31%

Shaktoolik Population by Age

Shaktoolik Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Shaktoolik Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male93.8%6.3%
Married88.6%11.4%
All85.5%14.5%
Non Family77.8%22.2%
Female75%25%

85.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Shaktoolik Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All764.2685.5
Married354.4688.6
Male163.8893.8
Female166.0675
Non Family9077.8

4.45

Average Family Size

4.26

Average Household Size

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Shaktoolik Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade84.79%
9th to 12th Grade127.19%
High School Graduate9858.68%
Some College4426.35%
Associates Degree21.20%
Bachelors Degree31.80%
Graduate Degree0.00%
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Shaktoolik Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Shaktoolik Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White443
2+ Races22
Native American161141

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%.

Shaktoolik Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$25,208$22,188$32,500
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$21,964$22,500$21,250
Some College$31,875$$36,250
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$25,208

Average Earnings

$22,188

Average Male

$32,500

Average Female

Shaktoolik Earnings by Educational Attainment

Shaktoolik Language by Age

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Shaktoolik Language

75.69% of Shaktoolik residents speak only English, while 24.31% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 23.61% of the population.

Shaktoolik Language

Shaktoolik Poverty by Race

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12.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.95%

Male Poverty Rate

8.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shaktoolik

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shaktoolik is Native, with 12.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shaktoolik 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 12.60%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.57%.

Shaktoolik Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.00%
High School14.29%
Some College2.17%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Shaktoolik Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed12.50%
Male Unemployed20.83%
Female Employed1.89%
Female Unemployed21.05%

Shaktoolik Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Shaktoolik Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$60,417$69,468
Families$61,458$72,503
Married Families$93,125-
Non Families-$19,956
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Income by Household Type

Shaktoolik Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

34.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

34.0%

Male Marriage Rate

35.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Shaktoolik Married by Age and Sex

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Shaktoolik Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shaktoolik Marital Status by Race

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Shaktoolik Marital Status

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5

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War
First Gulf War
Vietnam4
Korea
World War II

Shaktoolik Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 34
35 to 541
55 to 64
65 to 744
75+

Shaktoolik Veterans by Age

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Shaktoolik Veterans by Race

Shaktoolik Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shaktoolik Veterans by Education

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63.1%

Labor Force Participation

41.9%

Employment Rate

33.6%

Unemployment Rate

Shaktoolik Employment by Age

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Shaktoolik Employment by Race

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Shaktoolik 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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98.77%

Born in Shaktoolik

100.00%

Native Born

0.00%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

0.00%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

100.00% of Shaktoolik residents were born in the United States, with 98.77% 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.

Shaktoolik Place of Birth

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20102520.00%
201125972.78%
201226010.39%
2013258-2-0.77%
2014257-1-0.39%
201525810.39%
201625910.39%
201726010.39%
201826110.38%
2019259-2-0.77%
2020257-2-0.77%
2021255-2-0.78%
2022253-2-0.78%

Shaktoolik Population by Year