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Ketchikan City, Alaska Demographics Analysis

   (County: Ketchikan Gateway Borough)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ketchikan City, Alaska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 288

5 to 9 years : 209

10 to 14 years : 185

15 to 17 years : 87

18 and 19 years : 93

20 years : 46

21 years : 34

22 to 24 years : 278

25 to 29 years : 251

30 to 34 years : 195

35 to 39 years : 269

40 to 44 years : 299

45 to 49 years : 326

50 to 54 years : 305

55 to 59 years : 323

60 and 61 years : 98

62 to 64 years : 97

65 and 66 years : 59

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 92

75 to 79 years : 73

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 6

Female:

Under 5 years : 321

5 to 9 years : 292

10 to 14 years : 192

15 to 17 years : 157

18 and 19 years : 53

20 years : 48

21 years : 54

22 to 24 years : 192

25 to 29 years : 291

30 to 34 years : 300

35 to 39 years : 162

40 to 44 years : 228

45 to 49 years : 365

50 to 54 years : 417

55 to 59 years : 267

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 62

65 and 66 years : 70

67 to 69 years : 28

70 to 74 years : 136

75 to 79 years : 77

80 to 84 years : 115

85 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,505

Multiple ancestry : 2,428

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 59

Ancestry not reported : 648


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,000

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 66

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 405

Not a U.S. citizen : 169


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 609

5 to 17 years : 1,122

18 to 24 years : 798

25 to 34 years : 1,037

35 to 44 years : 958

45 to 54 years : 1,413

55 to 59 years : 590

60 and 61 years : 205

62 to 64 years : 159

65 to 74 years : 401

75 years and over : 348

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 504

5 to 17 years : 736

18 to 24 years : 490

25 to 34 years : 475

35 to 44 years : 315

45 to 54 years : 356

55 to 59 years : 98

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 10

65 to 74 years : 95

75 years and over : 104

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 105

5 to 17 years : 347

18 to 24 years : 301

25 to 34 years : 477

35 to 44 years : 511

45 to 54 years : 926

55 to 59 years : 424

60 and 61 years : 112

62 to 64 years : 120

65 to 74 years : 237

75 years and over : 197

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 21

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 35

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 18

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 50

35 to 44 years : 132

45 to 54 years : 131

55 to 59 years : 68

60 and 61 years : 33

62 to 64 years : 29

65 to 74 years : 66

75 years and over : 47


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,612

Female : 1,631

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,774

Female : 1,983

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 41

Female : 25

Foreign born:

Male : 256

Female : 318


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 1,379

Born in other state in the United States : 3,366

Native: born outside the United States : 0

Foreign born : 157


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 803

Now married, except separated : 702

Divorced : 489

Separated : 66

Widowed : 76

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 833

Now married, except separated : 1,598

Divorced : 690

Separated : 74

Widowed : 203

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 7

Now married, except separated : 38

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 38

Now married, except separated : 436

Divorced : 47

Separated : 16

Widowed : 37


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Ketchikan City, Alaska)

Speak only English : 6,232

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 76

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

German:

Speak English "very well" : 32

Speak English less than "very well" : 28

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 44

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 67

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 239

Speak English less than "very well" : 135

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 89

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 3


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ketchikan City, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 2,738   (29.9%)
  • German: 1,212   (13.2%)
  • Irish: 889   (9.7%)
  • English: 837   (9.1%)
  • Norwegian: 700   (7.7%)
  • French (except Basque): 291   (3.2%)
  • Italian: 251   (2.7%)
  • Dutch: 250   (2.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 241   (2.6%)
  • United States Or American: 220   (2.4%)
  • Scottish: 199   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 178   (1.9%)
  • Danish: 176   (1.9%)
  • French Canadian: 123   (1.3%)
  • Polish: 118   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 112   (1.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 99   (1.1%)
  • European: 67   (0.7%)
  • Portuguese: 65   (0.7%)
  • Russian: 46   (0.5%)
  • Finnish: 45   (0.5%)
  • Swiss: 35   (0.4%)
  • British: 28   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 22   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 19   (0.2%)
  • Lithuanian: 18   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 12   (0.1%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 12   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 11   (0.1%)
  • Armenian: 11   (0.1%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 9   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 7   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 5   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 4   (0.0%)
  • Australian: 4   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ketchikan City, Alaska is 7,640



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ketchikan City, Alaska: 3,683
Female Population in Ketchikan City, Alaska: 3,957


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ketchikan City, Alaska: 37.3
Median Female Resident Age in Ketchikan City, Alaska: 37.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ketchikan City, Alaska


White


Both sexes

41.4

Male

40.8

Female

42.0

Black or African American


Both sexes

39.3

Male

45.5

Female

35.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.9

Male

32.4

Female

33.4

Asian


Both sexes

40.3

Male

39.9

Female

40.6

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

31.3

Male

31.3

Female

30.5

Other


Both sexes

30.5

Male

31.5

Female

26.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.2

Male

15.1

Female

18.8

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.0

Male

22.9

Female

24.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.8

Male

41.3

Female

42.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Ketchikan City, Alaska


  • White: 4,902
  • African American: 34
  • American Indian: 1,107
  • Asian: 638
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 70
  • Two or More Races: 889



(updated 2013)













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