Red Dog Mine, AK Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Red Dog Mine Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Red Dog Mine Content

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

Red Dog Mine, Alaska - Basic Facts

The Red Dog Mine Census Designated Place had a population of 315 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Red Dog Mine is located at latitude 68.0644 and longitude -162.8669 in Northwest Arctic Borough. The formal boundaries for the Red Dog Mine Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 68.85 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Northwest Arctic Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 846 feet.

The Red Dog Mine Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2419199) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

The Red Dog Mine Census Designated Place 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.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Red Dog Mine population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

EXTREMELY LOCAL Demographic Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting demographic data.


Red Dog Mine Census Designated Place, AK Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | AK Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Northwest Arctic Census Subarea | Northwest Arctic Borough | Alaska Boroughs / Census Areas (CA)

Search the map for:

Red Dog Mine, AK Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 315
Daytime Population: Workers 0
Daytime Population: Residents 216
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 216
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.69
Population in Households 231
Population in Familes 210
Population in Group Qrtrs 84
Population Density2 5
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $0
Average Household Income $0
Per Capita Income $21,336


Total Housing Units 0
Owner Occupied HU 0
Renter Occupied HU 0
Vacant Housing Units 0
Median Home Value $0
Average Home Value $0


Total Households 0
Average Household Size 0.0
Family Households 0
Average Family Size 0
  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 0.27% 0.32%
Households 0.0% 0.0%
Families 0.0% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.0%
Per Capita Income   1.47%

Red Dog Mine, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Red Dog Mine to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 160 55th
Population Density # 243 32nd
Diversity Index # 185 48th
Median Household Income # 347 1st
Per Capita Income # 212 40th

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

Alaska Research Tools

Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Alaska Census Data
Highest or Lowest: