Borough Or Census Area
People (Education: At Least Bachelors Degree)
Rank within US
(of 3141 boroughs and census areas)
|Alaska||29.0||137,821||28 of 52|
|Wade Hampton Census Area||4.9||192||3,140|
|Northwest Arctic Borough||10.8||441||2,977|
|Aleutians East Borough||11.5||293||2,895|
|Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area||12.4||429||2,762|
|Bethel Census Area||12.6||1,205||2,736|
|Nome Census Area||14.0||760||2,500|
|North Slope Borough||15.3||995||2,245|
|Lake and Peninsula Borough||16.0||126||2,112|
|Aleutians West Census Area||16.2||671||2,077|
|Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area||16.8||748||1,972|
|Dillingham Census Area||17.4||499||1,873|
|Southeast Fairbanks Census Area||19.5||873||1,482|
|Yakutat City and Borough||19.6||94||1,471|
|Bristol Bay Borough||20.3||132||1,343|
|Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area||23.2||938||957|
|Kodiak Island Borough||24.1||2,159||867|
|Ketchikan Gateway Borough||24.1||2,295||861|
|Kenai Peninsula Borough||24.1||9,647||860|
|Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area||25.3||628||778|
|Valdez-Cordova Census Area||32.7||2,087||348|
|Sitka City and Borough||32.9||2,030||340|
|Fairbanks North Borough||33.1||20,471||334|
|Juneau City and Borough||40.3||8,998||156|
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/02/2020 2:31 pm.
Alaska Census Area Name Change: please note that Wade Hampton Census Area, AK (FIPS code=02270) was renamed effective July 1, 2015, and the new name is Kusilvak Census Area (FIPS Code=02158). Due to the nature of data submissions, we will use the older code/name this year and transition to the new code/name with a future data release.
Source: Demographic data provided by the Census Bureau and the American Community Survey.
For more information about Education: At least bachelors degree, see the dictionary.
Health Service Areas are a single county or cluster of contiguous counties which are relatively self-contained with respect to hospital care. For more detailed information, please see Health Service Area information page.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.