Population density (sq mi)2191
Median age45.833.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)57%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1842%48%43%
Speak English92%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Cantwell is 71% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Cantwell is 36% higher than Alaska
  • In Cantwell 76.47% of the population is White
  • In Cantwell 2.45% of the population is Black
  • In Cantwell 2.45% of the population is Asian

Compare Cantwell, AK Demographics


      Cantwell population breakdown by race

      American Indian11.76%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race6.86%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.34%4.75%
      In Cantwell, 0.0% 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

      Cantwell age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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