Teller, AK Profile: Facts & Data


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Teller, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Teller had a population of 235 as of July 1, 2018. Teller ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alaska. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Teller is located at latitude 65.2636 and longitude -166.3608 in Nome (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Teller (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.89 sq. miles and a water area of 0.2 sq. miles. Nome (CA) Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 0 feet.

The City of Teller (GNIS ID: 2418860) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The City of Teller is located within the Nome Census Subarea of Nome (CA) 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.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Teller: Libby Station, Libbysville, Nook, Nooke, Nookmut, Nookmute, Nukmiute, Tala.

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Teller, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 235
Population in Households 228
Population in Familes 192
Population in Group Qrtrs 7
Population Density2 124
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $32,484
Average Household Income $42,736
Per Capita Income $11,845


Total Housing Units 89 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 26 (29.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 48 (53.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 15 (16.9%)
Median Home Value $108,333
Average Home Value $126,000


Total Households 74
Average Household Size 3.08
Family Households 57
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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.31% 0.51%
Households 0.33% 0.27%
Families 0.66% 0.69%
Median Household Income   0.46%
Per Capita Income   0.75%

Teller, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Teller to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 183 48th
Population Density # 61 83rd
Diversity Index # 264 26th
Median Household Income # 310 13th
Per Capita Income # 345 3rd

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