Aleutians West (CA) Borough AK Information


Aleutians West (CA) Borough Subdivisions

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


Total Population 5,612
Population in Households 3,081
Population in Familes 2,283
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,531
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 82


Total Households 1,224
Average Household Size 2.52
Family Households 708
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,918 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 375 (19.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 849 (44.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 694 (36.2%)
Median Home Value $229,054
Average Home Value $242,133


Median Household Income $82,813
Average Household Income $95,739
Per Capita Income $36,270
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.15% 0.4%
Households 0.16% 0.61%
Families -0.07% 0.45%
Median Household Income   0.95%
Per Capita Income   0.65%
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 West (CA) Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Aleutians West (CA) 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 # 17 45th
Population Density1 # 12 62nd
Diversity Index2 # 1 100th
Median Household Income # 2 97th
Per Capita Income # 7 79th

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