Shishmaref is a city located in Nome County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 609, it is the 48th largest city in Alaska and the 12470th largest city in the United States . Shishmaref is currently declining at a rate of -0.33% annually but its population has increased by 8.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 563 in 2010. Shishmaref reached it's highest population of in . Spanning over 7 miles, Shishmaref has a population density of 260 people per square mile.
The average household income in Shishmaref is $52,619 with a poverty rate of 40.00%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $843 per month, and the median house value is $78,300. The median age in Shishmaref is 27.3 years, 25 years for males, and 29 years for females.