Borough Or Census Area
Households (language Isolation)
Rank within US
(of 3140 boroughs and census areas)
|Alaska||2.2||5,494||24 of 51|
|Bethel Census Area||8.5||385||3,020|
|Aleutians West Census Area||8.5||103||3,018|
|North Slope Borough||6.3||128||2,931|
|Kodiak Island Borough||6.1||277||2,920|
|Dillingham Census Area||4.5||63||2,824|
|Northwest Arctic Borough||3.6||67||2,730|
|Wade Hampton Census Area||3.4||59||2,700|
|Ketchikan Gateway Borough||2.6||137||2,540|
|Southeast Fairbanks Census Area||2.4||51||2,473|
|Sitka City and Borough||2.1||73||2,349|
|Nome Census Area||2.0||58||2,327|
|Lake and Peninsula Borough||2.0||8||2,310|
|Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area||1.6||38||2,174|
|Aleutians East Borough||1.6||13||2,154|
|Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area||1.6||31||2,145|
|Yakutat City and Borough||1.6||4||2,137|
|Juneau City and Borough||1.5||179||2,056|
|Fairbanks North Borough||0.9||323||1,615|
|Bristol Bay Borough||0.8||3||1,577|
|Valdez-Cordova Census Area||0.7||19||1,371|
|Kenai Peninsula Borough||0.6||126||1,246|
|Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area||0.2||3||676|
|Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area||0.0||0||1|
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 07/05/2020 6:57 am.
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 Non-English Language: Language isolation, 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.
A "limited English speaking household" is one in which no member 14 years old and over (1) speaks only English or (2) speaks a non-English language and speaks English "very well."
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.