Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population 2020

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska's estimated population is 9,044 with a growth rate of -0.66% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is the 11th largest county in Alaska.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20209,044-60-0.66%
20199,104-60-0.65%
20189,164-60-0.65%
20179,224-94-1.01%
20169,318-4-0.04%
20159,322-153-1.61%
20149,475-301-3.08%
20139,776460.47%
20129,730-8-0.08%
20119,738830.86%
20109,655-297-2.98%
19909,9521,60419.21%
19808,3485,250169.46%
19703,0982548.93%
19602,8440.00%
2020 Growth Rate
-0.66%
State
County Seat

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population Growth

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,80373.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native1,18812.77%
Two or More Races7768.34%
Asian3273.52%
Some Other Race1251.34%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.61%
Black or African American250.27%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Population Pyramid 2020

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Median Age

39


Total

39.4


Male

38.7


Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Adults

There are 7,102 adults, (1,152 of whom are seniors) in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Age Dependency

56.3

Age Dependency Ratio

19.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37

Child Dependency Ratio

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Sex Ratio

Female

4,403

47.34%

Male

4,898

52.66%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Households and Families

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married83.7%16.3%
Female73.3%26.7%
All73.1%26.9%
Male65.8%34.2%
Non Family60.4%39.6%

73.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0932.9373.1
Married1,5543.5483.7
Non Family1,2261.4760.4
Female2025.3573.3
Male1116.0365.8

3.72

Average Family Size

2.93

Average Household Size

6.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade701.08%
9th to 12th Grade1892.92%
High School Graduate2,11132.65%
Some College1,63825.34%
Associates Degree4767.36%
Bachelors Degree1,22618.96%
Graduate Degree75511.68%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,8104,6841,729
Native American84776878
Hispanic25823853
Multiple Races25425152
Asian23720748
Other Race1129421
Islander3734
Black77

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 white people with a rate of 35.95%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,360$63,409$32,266
Less Than High School$24,375$25,156$21,125
High School Grad$37,028$63,889$18,323
Some College$55,659$65,724$39,900
Bachelors Degree$32,143$49,643$26,230
Graduate Degree$81,513$101,364$77,679

$49,360

Average Earnings

$63,409

Average Male

$32,266

Average Female

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language by Age

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Language

90.50% of Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska residents speak only English, while 9.50% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 3.70% of the population.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White6,4123966.18%
Native1,17529525.11%
Multiple765455.88%
Islander57610.53%
Asian32041.25%
Hispanic45010.22%
Other11010.91%

8.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.30%

Male Poverty Rate

7.96%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska

The race most likely to be in poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is Native, with 25.11% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska is Hispanic, with 0.22% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.19%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.85%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.85%.

Name Poverty
High School10.35%
Less Than High School9.68%
Some College5.57%
Bachelors or Greater2.14%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.35%
Male Unemployed18.56%
Male Employed4.74%
Female Employed4.33%

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,306$95,129
Families$99,049$112,961
Married Families$108,418-
Non Families$47,400$65,217

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

43.2%

Male Marriage Rate

59.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Married by Age and Sex

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, 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 35-44.

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Marital Status by Race

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans

1,067

Number of Veterans

978

Male Veterans

89

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War431
Vietnam354
First Gulf War340
Korea4
World War II
Age Group Veterans
35 to 54372
55 to 64250
65 to 74236
18 to 34183
75+26
Name Veterans % of Total
White95218.43%
Hispanic11538.72%
Indian737.23%
Other2017.86%
2 or More185.71%
Asian20.83%
Black218.18%

$Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Veterans by Education

5.41%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.81%

Veteran Disability Rate

Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska Employment Status

72.4%

Labor Force Participation

65.1%

Employment Rate

6.6%

Unemployment Rate

Valdez-Cordova 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

42.12%

Born in Alaska

93.67%

Native Born

6.33%

Foreign Born

3.52%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.67% of Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 42.12% having been born in Alaska. 3.52% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

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