StatisticEielson AFBAlaskaNational
Population2,826731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)95191
Median age23.333.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.4:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)71%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1872%48%43%
Speak English91%84%79%
Speak Spanish5%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Eielson AFB is 9437% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Eielson AFB is 31% lower than Alaska
  • In Eielson AFB 76.75% of the population is White
  • In Eielson AFB 6.62% of the population is Black
  • In Eielson AFB 3.96% of the population is Asian

Compare Eielson AFB, AK Demographics

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      Eielson AFB population breakdown by race

      RaceEielson AFBAlaskaNational
      White76.75%65.62%73.35%
      Black6.62%3.32%12.63%
      Asian3.96%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian0.85%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race11.04%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.78%1.34%4.75%
      In Eielson AFB, 12.9% 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

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      Eielson AFB age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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