Aleutians East Borough AK Information


Aleutians East Borough Subdivisions

Aleutians East Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 3,131
Population in Households 1,405
Population in Familes 1,085
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,726
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 80


Total Households 556
Average Household Size 2.53
Family Households 361
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 747 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 276 (36.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 280 (37.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 191 (25.6%)
Median Home Value $138,028
Average Home Value $181,341


Median Household Income $59,164
Average Household Income $80,144
Per Capita Income $33,042
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.05% 0.2%
Households 0.09% 0.57%
Families -0.09% 0.44%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   0.66%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.


Aleutians East Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aleutians East Borough to the other 29 boroughs / census areas (ca) and borough equivalents in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 21 31st
Population Density1 # 17 38th
Diversity Index2 # 2 97th
Median Household Income # 17 45th
Per Capita Income # 14 55th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.