StatisticButteAlaskaNational
Population3,905731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)116191
Median age35.033.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1844%48%43%
Speak English96%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Butte is 11456% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Butte is 4% higher than Alaska
  • In Butte 88.89% of the population is White
  • In Butte 0.69% of the population is Black
  • In Butte 1.13% of the population is Asian

Compare Butte, AK Demographics

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      Butte population breakdown by race

      RaceButteAlaskaNational
      White88.89%65.62%73.35%
      Black0.69%3.32%12.63%
      Asian1.13%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian2.36%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race6.02%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.92%1.34%4.75%
      In Butte, 4.7% 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

      Butte age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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