Fairbanks North Star Borough AK Information


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  1. Fairbanks North Star Borough 2019 Demographic Data
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  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Fairbanks North Star Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 106,173
Population in Households 101,264
Population in Familes 79,875
Population in Group Qrtrs 4,909
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $79,145
Average Household Income $98,127
Per Capita Income $36,800


Total Housing Units 45,646 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 24,063 (52.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,037 (32.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,546 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $235,778
Average Home Value $270,432


Total Households 39,100
Average Household Size 2.59
Family Households 25,134
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.92% 0.59%
Households 0.76% 0.53%
Families 0.63% 0.44%
Median Household Income   1.45%
Per Capita Income   1.75%


Fairbanks North Star Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Fairbanks North Star Borough to the other 29 boroughs / census areas (ca) and borough equivalents in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 3 93rd
Population Density # 2 97th
Diversity Index # 15 52nd
Median Household Income # 6 83rd
Per Capita Income # 8 76th

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