In 2021, Alaska had a population of 736k people with a median age of 35 and a median household income of $80,287. Between 2020 and 2021 the population of Alaska declined from 736,990 to 735,951, a −0.141% decrease and its median household income grew from $77,790 to $80,287, a 3.21% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Alaska are White (Non-Hispanic) (59%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (14.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (8.17%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.31%), and White (Hispanic) (3.26%).
15.6% of the households in Alaska reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
96.9% of the residents in Alaska are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Alaska are University of Alaska Anchorage (2,079 degrees awarded in 2021), University of Alaska Fairbanks (1,335 degrees), and University of Alaska Southeast (582 degrees).
In 2021, the median property value in Alaska was $282,800, and the homeownership rate was 65.7%.
Most people in Alaska drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 19.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Alaska was 2 cars per household.
Alaska borders .