Borough Or Census Area
Rank within US
(of 3141 boroughs and census areas)
|Alaska||6.8||50,162||32 of 52|
|Lake and Peninsula Borough||1.5||20||2,657|
|Wade Hampton Census Area||1.6||132||2,592|
|Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area||2.1||117||2,304|
|Bethel Census Area||2.2||393||2,276|
|Nome Census Area||2.4||234||2,176|
|Northwest Arctic Borough||2.5||196||2,095|
|Dillingham Census Area||3.1||155||1,832|
|Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area||3.7||238||1,647|
|Kenai Peninsula Borough||4.0||2,293||1,575|
|North Slope Borough||4.1||401||1,531|
|Bristol Bay Borough||4.5||41||1,434|
|Ketchikan Gateway Borough||4.8||655||1,367|
|Valdez-Cordova Census Area||4.8||453||1,357|
|Southeast Fairbanks Census Area||5.2||356||1,281|
|Yakutat City and Borough||5.6||38||1,204|
|Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area||5.9||188||1,141|
|Sitka City and Borough||6.3||555||1,084|
|Juneau City and Borough||6.4||2,067||1,077|
|Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area||7.4||424||955|
|Fairbanks North Borough||7.7||7,714||913|
|Kodiak Island Borough||8.9||1,219||819|
|Aleutians East Borough||9.7||324||757|
|Aleutians West Census Area||13.5||780||560|
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 03/30/2020 2:13 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.
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Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.