Nome (CA) Borough AK Information


Nome (CA) Borough Subdivisions

Nome (CA) Borough AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,657
Population in Households 9,485
Population in Familes 7,870
Population in Group Qrtrs 172
Population Density1 0
Diversity Index2 43


Median Household Income $55,804
Average Household Income $74,908
Per Capita Income $22,870


Total Housing Units 4,123 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,627 (39.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,243 (30.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,253 (30.4%)
Median Home Value $155,849
Average Home Value $183,605


Total Households 2,870
Average Household Size 3.3
Family Households 1,993
Average Family Size 4
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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 0.21% 0.37%
Households 0.23% 0.35%
Families 0.07% 0.25%
Median Household Income   0.62%
Per Capita Income   1.37%


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, 2018 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 # 18 38th
Diversity Index # 21 31st
Median Household Income # 21 31st
Per Capita Income # 24 21st

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