StatisticLakesAlaskaNational
Population8,944731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)712191
Median age36.433.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)61%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%48%43%
Speak English94%84%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Lakes is 71066% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Lakes is 8% higher than Alaska
  • In Lakes 81.63% of the population is White
  • In Lakes 1.01% of the population is Black
  • In Lakes 1.62% of the population is Asian

Compare Lakes, AK Demographics

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      Lakes population breakdown by race

      RaceLakesAlaskaNational
      White81.63%65.62%73.35%
      Black1.01%3.32%12.63%
      Asian1.62%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian5.40%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.17%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race9.93%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.25%1.34%4.75%
      In Lakes, 3.9% 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

      Lakes age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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