StatisticSand LakeAnchorageAlaska
Population21,231299,321731,545
Population density (sq mi)8781751
Median age35.932.833.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.1:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a52%53%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%48%48%
Speak Englishn/a82%84%
Speak Spanishn/a5%4%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sand Lake is 401% higher than Anchorage
  • The median age in Sand Lake is 10% higher than Anchorage
  • In Sand Lake 66.57% of the population is White
  • In Sand Lake 4.44% of the population is Black
  • In Sand Lake 8.24% of the population is Asian

Compare Anchorage, AK Demographics

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      Sand Lake population breakdown by race

      RaceSand LakeAnchorageAlaska
      White66.57%64.26%65.62%
      Black4.44%5.66%3.32%
      Asian8.24%8.94%6.00%
      American Indian7.19%7.00%14.06%
      Native Hawaiian0.99%2.27%1.20%
      Mixed race9.45%9.81%8.46%
      Other race3.11%2.07%1.34%
      In Sand Lake, 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

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      Sand Lake age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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