South Van Horn CDP, AK Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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South Van Horn CDP, Alaska - Basic Facts

The South Van Horn Census Designated Place had a population of 586 as of July 1, 2016. South Van Horn CDP ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alaska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for South Van Horn CDP is located at latitude 64.8097 and longitude -147.7878 in Fairbanks North Star Borough. The formal boundaries for the South Van Horn Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.04 sq. miles and a water area of 0.49 sq. miles.

The South Van Horn Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2582717) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The South Van Horn Census Designated Place is located within the Fairbanks North Star Census Subarea of Fairbanks North Star Borough. Census subareas are statistical subdivisions of the county equivalents used in Alaska (boroughs, city and boroughs, municipalities, and census areas) and are the statistical equivalent of Micro Civil Divisions (MCDs) used in other states.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with South Van Horn CDP population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

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South Van Horn CDP, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 586
Population in Households 561
Population in Familes 378
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density1 73
Diversity Index2 52


Total Households 232
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 131
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 265 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 148 (55.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 84 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 (12.5%)
Median Home Value $39,362
Average Home Value $152,365


Median Household Income $35,490
Average Household Income $48,951
Per Capita Income $20,691
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.79% 0.54%
Households 0.64% 0.51%
Families 1.28% 0.45%
Median Household Income   -0.19%
Per Capita Income   0.34%
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.

South Van Horn CDP, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares South Van Horn CDP to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 105 71st
Population Density1 # 86 76th
Diversity Index2 # 88 75th
Median Household Income # 283 20th
Per Capita Income # 215 40th

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