Borough Or Census Area
Rank within US
(of 3141 boroughs and census areas)
|Alaska||7.7||29,548||47 of 52|
|Wade Hampton Census Area||28.8||858||3,141|
|Northwest Arctic Borough||20.1||669||3,127|
|Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area||19.7||510||3,126|
|Bethel Census Area||19.3||1,456||3,124|
|Nome Census Area||16.6||724||3,110|
|Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area||13.5||433||3,055|
|Lake and Peninsula Borough||13.2||88||3,050|
|Southeast Fairbanks Census Area||12.5||420||3,033|
|Dillingham Census Area||11.4||256||2,975|
|Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area||10.2||198||2,884|
|North Slope Borough||9.5||565||2,762|
|Kenai Peninsula Borough||8.6||2,397||2,580|
|Fairbanks North Borough||8.0||4,047||2,421|
|Valdez-Cordova Census Area||7.5||384||2,227|
|Ketchikan Gateway Borough||7.0||521||2,063|
|Bristol Bay Borough||6.8||37||1,961|
|Yakutat City and Borough||6.5||26||1,776|
|Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area||5.7||165||1,368|
|Kodiak Island Borough||5.3||396||1,206|
|Sitka City and Borough||5.0||247||1,041|
|Juneau City and Borough||4.8||906||962|
|Aleutians East Borough||2.4||59||195|
|Aleutians West Census Area||1.9||77||132|
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 03/30/2020 4:26 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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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.
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