The City of Hughes had a population of 73 as of July 1, 2019. Hughes ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Alaska. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Hughes is located at latitude 66.0489 and longitude -154.2556 in Yukon-Koyukuk (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Hughes encompass a land area of 3.01 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Yukon-Koyukuk (CA) Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 318 feet.
The City of Hughes (GNIS ID: 2419399) 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 Hughes is located within the Koyukuk-Middle Yukon Census Subarea of Yukon-Koyukuk (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 Hughes: Hughes City, Hut'odlee Kkaakk'et.
HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX
|Hughes, AK Housing Affordability Index is 0 |
State of Alaska Housing Affordability Index is 124
|Hughes, AK Wealth Index is 33 |
State of Alaska Wealth Index is 106
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|Total Population||73 (100%)|
|Population in Households||73 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||56 (76.7%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$30,158|
|Average Household Income||$45,041|
|Per Capita Income||$15,327|
|Total Housing Units||41 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||22 (53.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||8 (19.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||11 (26.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$75,000|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||2.43|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||-0.7%|
|Per Capita Income||0.44%|
The table below compares Hughes to the other 353 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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.
|Total Population||# 274||22nd|
|Population Density||# 149||58th|
|Diversity Index||# 292||18th|
|Median Household Income||# 326||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 281||21st|