Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population 2020

Skagway Municipality, Alaska's estimated population is 1,120 with a growth rate of -1.23% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Skagway Municipality, Alaska is the 27th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20201,120-14-1.23%
20191,134-14-1.22%
20181,148-14-1.20%
20171,162302.65%
20161,132454.14%
20151,087343.23%
20141,053282.73%
20131,025262.60%
2012999373.85%
2011962-6-0.62%
20109680.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-1.23%
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Founded
1897
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Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White91786.43%
American Indian and Alaska Native555.18%
Two or More Races524.90%
Asian191.79%
Black or African American131.23%
Some Other Race50.47%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Population Pyramid 2020

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Median Age

38.5


Total

39.4


Male

37.8


Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Adults

There are 876 adults, (120 of whom are seniors) in Skagway Municipality, Alaska.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Age Dependency

40.3

Age Dependency Ratio

15.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

24.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

506

47.69%

Male

555

52.31%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Households and Families

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.7%28.3%
Female65%35%
Male59.1%40.9%
All51.5%48.5%
Non Family33.2%66.8%

51.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4002.2851.5
Non Family1991.5633.2
Married1592.8671.7
Male223.1459.1
Female203.9565

2.77

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

9.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade222.72%
9th to 12th Grade293.58%
High School Graduate18923.36%
Some College24530.28%
Associates Degree516.30%
Bachelors Degree22227.44%
Graduate Degree516.30%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White699660234
Native American42404
Hispanic231913
Asian191310
Multiple Races18188
Black11114
Other Race552

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 hispanic people with a rate of 56.52%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,597$44,196$36,750
Less Than High School$$$27,917
High School Grad$32,083$36,000$30,313
Some College$34,694$48,214$33,854
Bachelors Degree$58,125$46,667$65,000
Graduate Degree$56,875$61,875$50,833

$41,597

Average Earnings

$44,196

Average Male

$36,750

Average Female

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language by Age

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Language

90.45% of Skagway Municipality, Alaska residents speak only English, while 9.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.72% of the population.

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White887475.30%
Native5559.09%
Black13323.08%
Multiple4512.22%

5.31%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.59%

Male Poverty Rate

5.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Black, with 23.08% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Skagway Municipality, Alaska is Multiple, with 2.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.41%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.13%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School5.88%
High School5.29%
Some College4.39%
Bachelors or Greater1.47%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed10.34%
Female Unemployed4.55%
Female Employed3.23%
Male Employed3.12%

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$72,237$83,881
Families$84,688$95,193
Married Families$94,583-
Non Families$52,292$66,923

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

44.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marriage

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

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans

68

Number of Veterans

66

Male Veterans

2

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam36
First Gulf War13
Second Gulf War7
Korea4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
65 to 7428
35 to 5418
75+11
55 to 648
18 to 343
Name Veterans % of Total
White658.43%
Black215.38%
Indian12.08%

$Skagway Municipality, Alaska Veterans by Education

2.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

26.47%

Veteran Disability Rate

Skagway Municipality, Alaska Employment Status

82.5%

Labor Force Participation

76.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Skagway Municipality, 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

22.90%

Born in Alaska

93.21%

Native Born

6.79%

Foreign Born

3.77%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.21% of Skagway Municipality, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 22.90% having been born in Alaska. 3.77% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

  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