Wrangell Borough AK Information


Wrangell Borough Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,357
Population in Households 2,338
Population in Familes 1,746
Population in Group Qrtrs 19
Population Density1 1
Diversity Index2 52


Median Household Income $58,241
Average Household Income $80,688
Per Capita Income $36,220


Total Housing Units 1,442 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 643 (44.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 407 (28.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 392 (27.2%)
Median Home Value $198,770
Average Home Value $193,585


Total Households 1,050
Average Household Size 2.23
Family Households 615
Average Family Size 3
  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 -0.06% 0.08%
Households -0.03% 0.1%
Families -0.27% -0.03%
Median Household Income   1.22%
Per Capita Income   1.81%


Wrangell Borough AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Wrangell 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 # 23 24th
Population Density # 15 52nd
Diversity Index # 15 52nd
Median Household Income # 19 38th
Per Capita Income # 9 72nd

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