StatisticNorth StarAnchorageAlaska
Population density (sq mi)6,3271751
Median age33.232.833.6
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.0:11.1:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a52%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1853%48%48%
Speak Englishn/a82%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in North Star is 3507% higher than Anchorage
  • The median age in North Star is 1% higher than Anchorage
  • In North Star 56.83% of the population is White
  • In North Star 13.43% of the population is Black
  • In North Star 10.61% of the population is Asian

Compare Anchorage, AK Demographics


      North Star population breakdown by race

      RaceNorth StarAnchorageAlaska
      American Indian8.93%7.00%14.06%
      Native Hawaiian2.82%2.27%1.20%
      Mixed race7.38%9.81%8.46%
      Other race0.00%2.07%1.34%
      In North Star, 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

      North Star age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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