Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough AK Information


Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough Subdivisions

Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 9,674
Population in Households 9,473
Population in Familes 7,254
Population in Group Qrtrs 201
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 50


Total Households 3,936
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,362
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 6,288 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,550 (40.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,386 (22.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,352 (37.4%)
Median Home Value $192,901
Average Home Value $213,637


Median Household Income $67,470
Average Household Income $85,883
Per Capita Income $35,621
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.06% -0.2%
Households -0.12% -0.32%
Families -0.35% -0.47%
Median Household Income   2.55%
Per Capita Income   1.25%
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.


Valdez-Cordova (CA) Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Valdez-Cordova (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 # 9 72nd
Population Density1 # 22 31st
Diversity Index2 # 18 41st
Median Household Income # 14 55th
Per Capita Income # 8 76th

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