StatisticBarrowAlaskaNational
Population4,316731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)230191
Median age27.033.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)48%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1851%48%43%
Speak English55%84%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Barrow is 22894% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Barrow is 20% lower than Alaska
  • In Barrow 11.84% of the population is White
  • In Barrow 0.23% of the population is Black
  • In Barrow 11.89% of the population is Asian

Compare Barrow, AK Demographics

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      Barrow population breakdown by race

      RaceBarrowAlaskaNational
      White11.84%65.62%73.35%
      Black0.23%3.32%12.63%
      Asian11.89%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian63.81%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian3.73%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race7.44%8.46%3.06%
      Other race1.07%1.34%4.75%
      In Barrow, 4.9% 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

      Barrow age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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