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Northwest Arctic County, Alaska Facts

Facts
State Alaska
Land area 35,572.6 square miles
Population Density 0.2 persons per square mile.
Population
Population (2013) 7,685
Population change 2.2%
Under 5 years of age 11.8%
Under 18 35.8%
65 and over 6.7%
Females 46%
White 13.2
Hispanic or Latino of any race 1.5
Asian 0.8%
Two or more races 6%
Black or African American 0.7%
Native American 79.1%
Pacific Islander 0.2%
Had graduated from high school 79%
Had a bachelor’s degree or higher 11%
Veterans 367
Households and Housing
Households 1,828
Persons per household 4
Living in the same house for one year or more 83.1%
Median household income $61,607
The per capita income $21,461
Live below the poverty line. 22%
housing units 2,707
Multi-unit structures 18%
The median value of owner-occupied housing $131,000
Residents owning their homes. 56%
Business Facts
Total number of firms 189
Women-owned firms 39.7%
Asian-owned firms 0%
Hispanic-owned firms 0%
Black-owned firms 0%
Native American-owned firms 51.9%
Pacific Islander-owned firms 0%
Retail sales $41,576
Retail sales per capita $5,599
Manufacturers shipments $0
Merchant wholesaler sales $0