Population density (sq mi)7801751
Median age41.532.833.6
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.0:11.1:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a52%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1824%48%48%
Speak Englishn/a82%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown is 345% higher than Anchorage
  • The median age in Downtown is 27% higher than Anchorage
  • In Downtown 57.64% of the population is White
  • In Downtown 10.96% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown 3.43% of the population is Asian

Compare Anchorage, AK Demographics


      Downtown population breakdown by race

      American Indian18.89%7.00%14.06%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%2.27%1.20%
      Mixed race8.55%9.81%8.46%
      Other race0.53%2.07%1.34%
      In Downtown, 8.7% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown, Anchorage, AK demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).