Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

Population In Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

Population16859

In terms of political views, the Lower Kuskokwim census subarea population skews Democratic. The top religion in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea is Catholic. The top age group is 25-44 per census data.

Household Types in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

  • Singles in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea 63.5%
  • Married Couples in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea 36.5%

Age Groups of People Living in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

  • 18 to 24 year olds 10.6%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 26.1%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 20.2%
  • 65+ year olds 7.3%

Race Diversity in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

The Race Diversity score in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is 19.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 2.1%
  • Whites 10.1%
  • Black or African Americans 0.8%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 83.3%
  • Asians 1.2%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.3%
  • Multi 4.0%
  • Other 0.3%

The Religion of people living in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

The primary religious affiliation in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is Catholic. The Religion Diversity score in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is 24.7Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant16.0%
Catholic19.1%
Orthodox16.8%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon1.0%
Jewish0.0%
Muslim0.0%
Buddhist0.0%
Hindu0.0%
Other / Non-Christian0.2%
No Religion46.9%

Industry and Occupation in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska

The top industry present in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is Educational services, health care, and social assistance. 34.2 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 7.1% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is 52.6.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 1.7%
  • Construction 3.5%
  • Manufacturing 1.2%
  • Wholesale trade 0.3%
  • Retail trade 11.2%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 10.0%
  • Information 1.4%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 1.8%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 7.0%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 30.6%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.2%
  • Other services, except public administration 3.3%
  • Public administration 22.7%

The Occupation Diversity score in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is 73.4.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 34.2%
  • Service occupations 19.6%
  • Sales and office occupations 27.0%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 7.1%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 12.1%

Average Educational level of people living in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea,Alaska

34.9% of residents in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 39.1% of residents in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Lower Kuskokwim census subarea, Alaska is 59.9.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 16.3%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 48.8%
  • Some college or associate's degree 23.3%
  • Bachelor's degree 5.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree 5.9%

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Cities Near Lower Kuskokwim census subarea: Toksook Bay, Akiak, Napaskiak, Bethel, Kwethluk