Nome (CA) Borough AK Information


Nome (CA) Borough Subdivisions

Nome (CA) Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 9,668
Daytime Population: Workers 3,377
Daytime Population: Residents 6,338
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,715
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.00
Population in Households 9,481
Population in Familes 7,870
Population in Group Qrtrs 187
Population Density2 0
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $53,696
Average Household Income $71,677
Per Capita Income $21,812


Total Housing Units 4,132 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,518 (36.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,335 (32.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,279 (31.0%)
Median Home Value $149,583
Average Home Value $178,887


Total Households 2,853
Average Household Size 3.32
Family Households 1,980
Average Family Size 4
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.25% 0.34%
Households 0.19% 0.27%
Families -0.01% 0.15%
Median Household Income   1.85%
Per Capita Income   1.95%


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

The table below compares Nome (CA) Borough to the other 29 boroughs / census areas (ca) and borough equivalents in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 Density # 19 45th
Diversity Index # 20 34th
Median Household Income # 23 24th
Per Capita Income # 25 17th

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