Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population 2020

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 6,328 with a growth rate of -0.74% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is the 16th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20206,328-47-0.74%
20196,375-47-0.73%
20186,422-47-0.73%
20176,469-47-0.72%
20166,516110.17%
20156,505450.70%
20146,460170.26%
20136,443220.34%
20126,421470.74%
20116,3741612.59%
20106,2130.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.74%
State
County Seat

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,05347.16%
American Indian and Alaska Native2,58339.90%
Two or More Races67310.40%
Asian761.17%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander410.63%
Some Other Race240.37%
Black or African American240.37%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2020

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Median Age

41


Total

42


Male

40.3


Female

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 4,936 adults, (960 of whom are seniors) in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

62.8

Age Dependency Ratio

24.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

2,960

45.72%

Male

3,514

54.28%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.6%24.4%
All72.8%27.2%
Male71.2%28.8%
Non Family70.9%29.1%
Female69.3%30.7%

72.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,3562.772.8
Married1,0603.2975.6
Non Family8411.2670.9
Female2643.7769.3
Male1914.3371.2

3.36

Average Family Size

2.7

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade741.65%
9th to 12th Grade3668.18%
High School Graduate1,66837.30%
Some College1,26628.31%
Associates Degree3116.95%
Bachelors Degree51411.49%
Graduate Degree2736.10%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,2902,107577
Native American1,6791,483100
Multiple Races32328949
Hispanic11710722
Asian534532
Other Race2419
Black22226
Islander1691

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.38%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,892$37,361$27,479
Less Than High School$16,125$15,682$16,667
High School Grad$26,528$32,460$18,077
Some College$32,740$41,420$26,333
Bachelors Degree$47,578$50,313$40,375
Graduate Degree$65,357$73,750$62,500

$31,892

Average Earnings

$37,361

Average Male

$27,479

Average Female

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Language

94.54% of Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 5.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other languages, which is spoken by 2.68% of the population.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Native2,55047918.78%
White2,92234411.77%
Multiple66110515.89%
Islander412970.73%
Hispanic2442510.25%
Asian7645.26%
Black2428.33%

15.15%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.90%

Male Poverty Rate

14.26%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is Islander, with 70.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska is Asian, with 5.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.35%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.73%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.18%
High School15.35%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater4.83%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed23.44%
Female Unemployed17.83%
Female Employed8.29%
Male Employed8.21%

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Income

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$54,191$66,830
Families$67,112$76,487
Married Families$81,250$89,442
Non Families$32,617$43,777

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.0%

Male Marriage Rate

50.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, 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 55-64.

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans

546

Number of Veterans

499

Male Veterans

47

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam239
First Gulf War121
Second Gulf War88
Korea21
World War II2
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74197
35 to 54137
55 to 6497
75+78
18 to 3437
Name Veterans % of Total
White35113.96%
Indian1668.69%
2 or More194.96%
Hispanic75.34%
Black729.17%
Hawaiian312.50%

$Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

8.42%

Veteran Poverty Rate

43.59%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

62.2%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

12.1%

Unemployment Rate

Prince of Wales-Hyder 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

53.15%

Born in Alaska

97.31%

Native Born

2.69%

Foreign Born

1.30%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.31% of Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 53.15% having been born in Alaska. 1.30% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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