Noorvik, AK Profile: Facts & Data


Noorvik Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Noorvik Content

Also See: Noorvik, AK ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Noorvik, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Noorvik had a population of 674 as of July 1, 2018. Noorvik 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 Noorvik is located at latitude 66.8279 and longitude -161.0292 in Northwest Arctic Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Noorvik (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.94 sq. miles and a water area of 0.42 sq. miles. Northwest Arctic Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 3 feet.

The City of Noorvik (GNIS ID: 2419437) 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 Noorvik is located within the Northwest Arctic Census Subarea of Northwest Arctic 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 Noorvik: Nurvik, Nuurvik, Oksik.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Noorvik 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Noorvik (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Alaska Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Alaska Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Alaska Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, borough, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 674
Population in Households 674
Population in Familes 584
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 719
Diversity Index3 23


Median Household Income $56,656
Average Household Income $69,465
Per Capita Income $17,034


Total Housing Units 171 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 83 (48.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 69 (40.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 19 (11.1%)
Median Home Value $125,000
Average Home Value $141,867


Total Households 152
Average Household Size 4.43
Family Households 115
Average Family Size 5
  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 0.11% -0.06%
Households -0.08% 0.0%
Families -0.1% -0.17%
Median Household Income   1.28%
Per Capita Income   2.3%

Noorvik, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Noorvik 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 # 95 73rd
Population Density # 11 97th
Diversity Index # 260 27th
Median Household Income # 130 64th
Per Capita Income # 266 25th

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

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Alaska July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: