Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Population 2022

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska's estimated population is 14,036 with a growth rate of 0.32% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska is the 8th largest county in Alaska. The 2010 Population was 13,573 and has seen a growth of 3.41% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
196010,0700.00%
197010,041-29-0.29%
198011,3161,27512.70%
199013,8282,51222.20%
201013,573-255-1.84%
201113,6741010.74%
201213,729550.40%
201313,722-7-0.05%
201413,802800.58%
201513,702-100-0.72%
201613,70750.04%
201713,8341270.93%
201813,856220.16%
201913,901450.32%
202013,946450.32%
202113,991450.32%
202214,036450.32%
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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,99765.04%
Black or African American940.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,03414.70%
Asian1,1458.28%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.18%
Some Other Race1911.38%
Two or More Races1,3479.74%
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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Population by Race

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Population Pyramid 2022

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Median Age

40


Total

39.2


Male

40.7


Female

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Adults

There are 10,833 adults, (2,126 of whom are seniors) in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

6,701

48.44%

Male

7,132

51.56%

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Population by Age

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.7%18.3%
All63.9%36.1%
Male49.5%50.5%
Non Family46.4%53.6%
Female44%56%

63.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5,2992.5663.9
Married2,6443.181.7
Male2733.1749.5
Female5843.744
Non Family1,7981.346.4

3.05

Average Family Size

2.56

Average Household Size

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1601.65%
9th to 12th Grade4334.47%
High School Graduate2,97530.70%
Some College2,86629.58%
Associates Degree7898.14%
Bachelors Degree1,64116.93%
Graduate Degree8268.52%
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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian816768268
White6,5796,2421,849
Hispanic412402109
Islander18134
Black878218
2+ Races687675133
Other Race14611815
Native American1,2091,051120

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 98.25%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 32.84%.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,730$50,753$38,426
Less Than 9th Grade$34,792$39,779$21,625
High School Graduate$37,192$44,261$26,995
Some College$46,318$54,804$36,859
Bachelors Degree$52,969$68,382$48,167
Graduate Degree$72,596$72,778$72,188

$45,730

Average Earnings

$50,753

Average Male

$38,426

Average Female

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Language by Age

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Language

89.23% of Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska residents speak only English, while 10.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.67% of the population.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Language

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Black942526.60%
Islander24625.00%
Native2,00542421.15%
Multiple1,31715611.85%
Hispanic739435.82%
White8,6244825.59%
Asian1,145605.24%
Other39NaN%

8.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.71%

Male Poverty Rate

9.87%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska is Black, with 26.60% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.92%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.50%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.21%.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade20.71%
High School9.10%
Some College6.28%
Bachelors or Greater3.45%

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.27%
Male Unemployed35.50%
Female Employed5.18%
Female Unemployed37.01%

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,678$95,227
Families$91,797$109,083
Married Families$110,172-
Non Families$42,289$59,888
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Income by Household Type

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

50.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.6%

Male Marriage Rate

49.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Marriage

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.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Marital Status by Race

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Marital Status

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1,064

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War184
First Gulf War210
Vietnam381
Korea51
World War II14

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3476
35 to 54225
55 to 64250
65 to 74294
75+219

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White87012.12%
Black1719.54%
Native American1188.03%
Asian333.56%
Other Race149.72%
2+ Races121.48%
Hispanic71.48%

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Veterans by Race

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Veterans by Education

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4.64%

Veteran Poverty Rate

31.69%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Veterans by Education

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68.7%

Labor Force Participation

63.3%

Employment Rate

5.6%

Unemployment Rate

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Employment by Age

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Employment by Race

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Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska 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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42.43%

Born in Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska

91.06%

Native Born

8.94%

Foreign Born

3.31%

Non Citizen

5.63%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.06% of Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 42.43% having been born in Alaska. 3.31% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Ketchikan Gateway County, Alaska Place of Birth

  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990

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