The Ester Census Designated Place had a population of 2,759 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Ester is located at latitude 64.8791 and longitude -148.0412 in Fairbanks North Star Borough. The formal boundaries for the Ester Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 64.25 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Fairbanks North Star Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 725 feet.
The Ester Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Ester population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Ester: Berry, Discovery, Ester City, Esther.
|Population in Households||2,627|
|Population in Familes||1,774|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||132|
|Average Household Size||2.13|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||1,404 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||688 (49.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||546 (38.9%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||170 (12.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$250,750|
|Average Home Value||$262,881|
|Median Household Income||$65,134|
|Average Household Income||$87,209|
|Per Capita Income||$40,357|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||4.1%|
|Per Capita Income||2.89%|
The table below compares Ester to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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.
|Total Population||# 37||90th|
|Population Density1||# 112||69th|
|Diversity Index2||# 165||54th|
|Median Household Income||# 73||80th|
|Per Capita Income||# 14||96th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.