Skagway County, Alaska Population 2022

Skagway County, Alaska's estimated population is 1,225 with a growth rate of 1.16% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Skagway County, Alaska is the 28th largest county in Alaska. The 2010 Population was 968 and has seen a growth of 26.55% since this time.

Note: 2021 and 2022 data is projected
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20109680.00%
2011962-6-0.62%
2012998363.74%
20131,026282.81%
20141,054282.73%
20151,088343.23%
20161,132444.04%
20171,167353.09%
20181,16920.17%
20191,183141.20%
20201,197141.18%
20211,211141.17%
20221,225141.16%
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Skagway County, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,02779.00%
Black or African American584.46%
American Indian and Alaska Native594.54%
Asian342.62%
Some Other Race30.23%
Two or More Races1199.15%
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Skagway County, Alaska Population by Race

Skagway County, Alaska Population Pyramid 2022

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Skagway County, Alaska Median Age

40.9


Total

43.5


Male

39.2


Female

Skagway County, Alaska Adults

There are 1,120 adults, (168 of whom are seniors) in Skagway County, Alaska.

Skagway County, Alaska Age Dependency

Age Dependency Ratio

17.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Skagway County, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

645

49.62%

Male

655

50.38%

Skagway County, Alaska Population by Age

Skagway County, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Skagway County, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.6%20.4%
Female70%30%
Male64.3%35.7%
All64%36%
Non Family52.1%47.9%

64.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Skagway County, Alaska Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4112.7264
Married1523.2879.6
Male14464.3
Female306.6770
Non Family2151.6952.1

3.56

Average Family Size

2.72

Average Household Size

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Skagway County, Alaska Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade868.18%
9th to 12th Grade353.33%
High School Graduate31930.35%
Some College30128.64%
Associates Degree565.33%
Bachelors Degree20219.22%
Graduate Degree524.95%
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Skagway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Skagway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
Asian252117
Other Race332
Hispanic352210
White800699211
2+ Races959513
Black57577
Native American49461

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 68.00%.

Skagway County, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,764$43,542$50,164
Less Than 9th Grade$75,769$75,962$
High School Graduate$40,000$30,333$51,583
Some College$34,556$44,375$33,491
Bachelors Degree$61,538$$63,000
Graduate Degree$77,500$47,500$97,969

$45,764

Average Earnings

$43,542

Average Male

$50,164

Average Female

Skagway County, Alaska Earnings by Educational Attainment

Skagway County, Alaska Language by Age

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Skagway County, Alaska Language

91.48% of Skagway County, Alaska residents speak only English, while 8.52% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.89% of the population.

Skagway County, Alaska Language

Skagway County, Alaska Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White996666.63%
Hispanic5036.00%
Native5935.08%
Black5823.45%
OtherNaN%
Multiple11710.85%

5.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.50%

Male Poverty Rate

6.07%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Skagway County, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Skagway County, Alaska is White, with 6.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Skagway County, Alaska is Multiple, with 0.85% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.02%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.09%.

Skagway County, Alaska Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade4.13%
High School4.39%
Some College2.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.54%

Skagway County, Alaska Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Male Employed3.10%
Male Unemployed40.91%
Female Employed3.50%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Skagway County, Alaska Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Skagway County, Alaska Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$71,875$80,986
Families$87,500$101,818
Married Families$106,875-
Non Families$48,583$58,826
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Income by Household Type

Skagway County, Alaska Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

38.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Skagway County, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

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Skagway County, 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 55-64.

Skagway County, Alaska Marital Status by Race

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Skagway County, Alaska Marital Status

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53

Number of Veterans

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War12
First Gulf War11
Vietnam9
Korea1
World War II

Skagway County, Alaska Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
18 to 3410
35 to 5427
55 to 642
65 to 747
75+7

Skagway County, Alaska Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White404.52%
Black1118.97%
Native American23.64%

Skagway County, Alaska Veterans by Race

Skagway County, Alaska Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.75%

Veteran Disability Rate

Skagway County, Alaska Veterans by Education

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79.6%

Labor Force Participation

71.7%

Employment Rate

10%

Unemployment Rate

Skagway County, Alaska Employment by Age

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Skagway County, Alaska Employment by Race

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Skagway 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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24.31%

Born in Skagway County, Alaska

91.31%

Native Born

8.69%

Foreign Born

2.38%

Non Citizen

6.31%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.31% of Skagway County, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 24.31% having been born in Alaska. 2.38% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Skagway 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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