Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population 2020

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 5,717 with a growth rate of -0.05% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is the 17th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20205,717-3-0.05%
20195,720-3-0.05%
20185,723-3-0.05%
20175,726280.49%
20165,698-83-1.44%
20155,781-41-0.70%
20145,822450.78%
20135,7771021.80%
20125,675941.68%
20115,581210.38%
20105,560-3,918-41.34%
19909,4781,71022.01%
19807,768-289-3.59%
19708,0572,04634.04%
19606,0110.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.05%
State
County Seat

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
Asian2,30040.00%
White1,69929.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native65111.32%
Two or More Races3926.82%
Some Other Race3145.46%
Black or African American2464.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1482.57%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2020

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Median Age

37.6


Total

39.3


Male

35.2


Female

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 4,787 adults, (334 of whom are seniors) in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

29.1

Age Dependency Ratio

7.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

21.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

2,318

40.31%

Male

3,432

59.69%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male37.9%62.1%
Married32.2%67.8%
All28.1%71.9%
Female27.7%72.3%
Non Family22%78%

28.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,1763.7228.1
Married5104.4132.2
Non Family4602.0122
Female1195.7127.7
Male876.137.9

4.55

Average Family Size

3.72

Average Household Size

8.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2355.72%
9th to 12th Grade2245.45%
High School Graduate1,66440.52%
Some College1,03825.27%
Associates Degree2716.60%
Bachelors Degree53613.05%
Graduate Degree1393.38%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
Asian1,7011,461322
White1,1651,097271
Native American47943114
Hispanic34528519
Black24621435
Other Race2011464
Multiple Races1039715
Islander99933

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.17%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 23.26%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,660$47,089$30,906
Less Than High School$23,125$23,382$22,833
High School Grad$40,227$45,202$27,545
Some College$41,646$51,829$34,712
Bachelors Degree$42,105$49,375$31,328
Graduate Degree$102,188$106,066$73,125

$40,660

Average Earnings

$47,089

Average Male

$30,906

Average Female

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Language

43.83% of Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 56.17% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 40.58% of the population.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Asian2,2981848.01%
Native6448913.82%
Hispanic7127911.10%
White1,303503.84%
Black2053919.02%
Other2643011.36%
Islander1482315.54%
Multiple38682.07%

8.55%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.79%

Male Poverty Rate

9.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is Black, with 19.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska is Multiple, with 2.07% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.09%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.51%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School20.70%
High School8.25%
Bachelors or Greater3.83%
Some College3.79%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed15.79%
Male Unemployed7.32%
Female Employed6.11%
Male Employed4.64%

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Income

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$85,517$101,440
Families$92,917$106,360
Married Families$108,750-
Non Families$71,618$87,433

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.7%

Male Marriage Rate

40.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans

272

Number of Veterans

255

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War127
Second Gulf War111
Vietnam47
Korea1
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54148
55 to 6465
18 to 3432
65 to 7423
75+4
Name Veterans % of Total
White15010.78%
Black4317.48%
Indian254.67%
Hispanic235.44%
Asian221.06%
Other125.58%
2 or More117.01%
Hawaiian97.83%

$Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

4.95%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

82.6%

Labor Force Participation

79.7%

Employment Rate

2%

Unemployment Rate

Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

18.10%

Born in Alaska

60.35%

Native Born

39.65%

Foreign Born

23.53%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

60.35% of Aleutians West Census Area, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 18.10% having been born in Alaska. 23.53% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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