Borough Or Census Area
Rank within US
(of 3140 boroughs and census areas)
|Alaska||7.4||28,067||50 of 52|
|Wade Hampton Census Area||28.9||849||3,140|
|Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area||18.8||491||3,132|
|Northwest Arctic Borough||18.7||605||3,131|
|Bethel Census Area||18.3||1,381||3,129|
|Nome Census Area||16.7||733||3,119|
|Lake and Peninsula Borough||15.7||111||3,108|
|Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area||12.1||385||3,051|
|Dillingham Census Area||11.9||274||3,042|
|Southeast Fairbanks Census Area||10.2||330||2,961|
|Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area||9.3||181||2,873|
|North Slope Borough||9.0||539||2,814|
|Bristol Bay Borough||8.1||43||2,648|
|Kenai Peninsula Borough||7.8||2,176||2,582|
|Fairbanks North Borough||7.0||3,526||2,346|
|Ketchikan Gateway Borough||6.6||499||2,182|
|Valdez-Cordova Census Area||6.6||335||2,163|
|Yakutat City and Borough||6.1||23||1,898|
|Juneau City and Borough||5.8||1,072||1,722|
|Kodiak Island Borough||5.2||381||1,457|
|Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area||4.8||137||1,237|
|Sitka City and Borough||4.4||216||982|
|Aleutians East Borough||3.5||87||596|
|Aleutians West Census Area||2.0||79||158|
Created by statecancerprofiles.cancer.gov on 04/20/2021 10:09 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.
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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. Puerto Rico is being treated as a Health Service Area for this data presentation.
Data for United States does not include Puerto Rico.