Population density (sq mi)47191
Median age28.333.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)45%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1856%48%43%
Speak English53%84%79%
Speak Spanish0%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Wainwright is 4632% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Wainwright is 16% lower than Alaska
  • In Wainwright 1.64% of the population is White
  • In Wainwright 0.00% of the population is Black
  • In Wainwright 0.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Wainwright, AK Demographics


      Wainwright population breakdown by race

      American Indian95.70%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.00%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race2.66%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.00%1.34%4.75%
      In Wainwright, 1.6% 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

      Wainwright age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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