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Ruby, Alaska - Basic Facts

The City of Ruby had a population of 158 as of July 1, 2018. Ruby 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 Ruby is located at latitude 64.7224 and longitude -155.5014 in Yukon-Koyukuk (CA) Borough. The formal boundaries for the City of Ruby (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.63 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 236 feet.

The City of Ruby (GNIS ID: 2419456) 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 Ruby 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 Ruby: Lozi-koket.

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

POPULATION

Total Population 158
Population in Households 158
Population in Familes 123
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 21
Diversity Index3 16
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $27,291
Average Household Income $40,659
Per Capita Income $14,279

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 109 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43 (39.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 16 (14.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 50 (45.9%)
Median Home Value $130,000
Average Home Value $188,690
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 59
Average Household Size 2.68
Family Households 37
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population -0.6% -0.77%
Households -0.6% -0.69%
Families 0.0% -1.11%
Median Household Income   1.41%
Per Capita Income   1.81%

Ruby, AK - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ruby 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 # 215 40th
Population Density # 153 57th
Diversity Index # 296 17th
Median Household Income # 338 5th
Per Capita Income # 299 16th

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