StatisticPrudhoe BayAlaskaNational
Population density (sq mi)7191
Median age49.033.637.7
Male/Female ratio4.8:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)60%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 18n/a48%43%
Speak English90%84%79%
Speak Spanish4%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Prudhoe Bay is 568% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Prudhoe Bay is 46% higher than Alaska
  • In Prudhoe Bay 83.83% of the population is White
  • In Prudhoe Bay 1.26% of the population is Black
  • In Prudhoe Bay 2.25% of the population is Asian

Compare Prudhoe Bay, AK Demographics


      Prudhoe Bay population breakdown by race

      RacePrudhoe BayAlaskaNational
      American Indian6.64%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.24%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race4.27%8.46%3.06%
      Other race1.50%1.34%4.75%
      In Prudhoe Bay, 2.7% 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

      Prudhoe Bay age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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