Thorne Bay is a city located in Prince of Wales-Hyder County Alaska. With a 2020 population of 476, it is the 126th largest city in Alaska and the 19444th largest city in the United States. Thorne Bay is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has decreased by 0.00% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 476 in 2020. Spanning over 30 miles, Thorne Bay has a population density of 18 people per square mile.
The average household income in Thorne Bay is $56,395 with a poverty rate of 14.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Thorne Bay is 54.6 years, 55.4 years for males, and 53.1 years for females.
According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Thorne Baywas:
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 93.99%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 30.03%.
94.09% of Thorne Bay residents speak only English, while 5.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.18% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Thorne Bay is Native, with 100.00% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Thorne Bay 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 27.54%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.55%.
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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 35-44.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Thorne Bay
95.97% of Thorne Bay residents were born in the United States, with 15.44% having been born in Alaska. 1.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Oceania.