List of Alaska Counties by Population
County
Population
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area
6,551
Yakutat City and Borough 808
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area 6,684
Wade Hampton Census Area 7,028
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 10,195
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 6,174
Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon-Census Area 3,436
Sitka City and Borough 8,835
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area 6,146
Northwest Arctic Borough 7,208
North Slope Borough 7,385
Nome Census Area 9,196
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 59,322
Lake and Peninsula Borough 1,823
Kodiak Island Borough 13,913
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 14,070
Kenai Peninsual Borough 49,691
Juneau City and Borough 30,711
Haines Borough 2,392
Fairbanks North Star Borough 82,840
Dillingham Census Area 4,922
Denali Borough 1,893
Bristol Bay Borough 1,258
Bethel Census Area 16,006
Anchorage Municipality 260,283
Aleutians West Census Area 5,465
Aleutians East Borough 2,697
People QuickFacts Alaska USA
Population, 2006 estimate 670,053 299,398,484
Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 6.9% 6.4%
Population, 2000 626,932 281,421,906
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2006 7.4% 6.8%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2006 27.1% 24.6%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2006 6.8% 12.4%
Female persons, percent, 2006 48.3% 50.7%
White persons, percent, 2006 (a) 70.7% 80.1%
Black persons, percent, 2006 (a) 3.7% 12.8%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2006 (a) 15.4% 1.0%
Asian persons, percent, 2006 (a) 4.6% 4.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander, percent, 2006 (a) 0.6% 0.2%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2006 4.9% 1.6%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2006 (b) 5.6% 14.8%
White persons not Hispanic, percent, 2006 66.4% 66.4%
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct 5 yrs old & over 46.2% 54.1%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2000 5.9% 11.1%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000 14.3% 17.9%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000 88.3% 80.4%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000 24.7% 24.4%
Persons with a disability, age 5+, 2000 83,220 49,746,248
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 19.6 25.5
Housing units, 2006 276,571 126,316,181
Homeownership rate, 2000 62.5% 66.2%
Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2000 27.0% 26.4%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000 $144,200 $119,600
Households, 2000 221,600 105,480,101
Persons per household, 2000 2.74 2.59
Median household income, 2004 $52,141 $44,334
Per capita money income, 1999 $22,660 $21,587
Persons below poverty, percent, 2004 10.0% 12.7%
Business QuickFacts Alaska USA
Private nonfarm establishments, 2005 19,8081 7,499,702
Private nonfarm employment, 2005 231,0881 116,317,003
Private nonfarm employment, percent change 2000-2005 12.8%1 2.0%
Nonemployer establishments, 2005 50,928 20,392,068
Total number of firms, 2002 62,145 22,974,655
Black-owned firms, percent, 2002 1.5% 5.2%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2002 8.3% 0.9%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2002 3.1% 4.8%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander owned firms, percent, 2002 0.2% 0.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2002 2.0% 6.8%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2002 26.2% 28.2%
Manufacturers shipments, 2002 ($1000) 3,832,024 3,916,136,712
Wholesale trade sales, 2002 ($1000) 3,616,674 4,634,755,112
Retail sales, 2002 ($1000) 7,437,071 3,056,421,997
Retail sales per capita, 2002 $11,605 $10,615
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 1,393,225 449,498,718
Building permits, 2006 2,7391 1,838,903
Federal spending, 2004 ($1000) 8,445,3891 2,143,781,7272
Geography QuickFacts Alaska USA
Land area, 2000 (square miles) 571,951.26 3,537,438.44
Persons per square mile, 2000 1.1 79.6
FIPS Code 02

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