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The 2016 Alaska, State, population is 738,432. There are 1 people per square mile (population density).

Family in Alaska, State

The median age is 33.4. The US median is 37.4. 50.68% of people in Alaska, State, are married. 12.03% are divorced.

The average household size is 2.79 people. 35.38% of people are married, with children. 17.96% have children, but are single.

Race in Alaska, State

62.93% of people are white, 3.27% are black, 5.54% are asian, 13.72% are native american, and 0.13% claim 'Other'.

6.21% of the people in Alaska, State, claim hispanic ethnicity (meaning 93.79% are non-hispanic).

  PEOPLEAlaska, AlaskaUnited States
  Population  738,432321,418,820
  Population - 2010  691,189308,745,538
  Population - 2000  626,932285,036,114
  Population - 1990  549,763251,960,433
  Pop. 1990 to Now  34.32%27.57%
  Pop. 2000 to Now  17.79%12.76%
  Pop. Density  191
  Land Area  570,6413,531,905
  Water Area  94,743264,837
  Median Age  33.437.4
  Female Population  47.81%50.81%
  Male Population  52.19%49.19%
  White  62.93%62.77%
  Black  3.27%12.24%
  Asian  5.54%4.95%
  Native American  13.72%0.66%
  Hawaiian, Pacific Islander  1.10%0.16%
  Other  0.13%0.20%
  Two or More Races  7.12%2.13%
  Hispanic  6.21%16.90%
  Non-Hispanic  93.79%83.10%
  Households  251,678116,211,000
  Family Households  168,55276,958,100
  Non Family Households  83,12639,253,000
  Household Size  2.792.63
  Married Population  50.68%50.58%
  Single Population  49.32%49.42%
  Now Married  48.80%48.41%
  Married but Separated  1.88%2.17%
  Never Married  33.48%32.55%
  Widowed  3.81%5.95%
  Divorced  12.03%10.92%
  Married, w/children  35.38%31.68%
  Married, no children  39.32%41.44%
  Single, w/children  17.96%16.94%
  Single, no children  7.35%9.95%

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Recreation in Alaska

I have lived in Alaska for forty years, and have found many exciting places to see and things to do. I prefer outdoor activities. If you like to hunt, camp, fish and... (Read More)



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Living in Alaska is like living in another country; one that is behind the times by more than 20 years, at least. The roads are bad; the government and police corrupt;... (Read More)



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