2018 Population Estimates by Borough, Census Area, and Economic Region
Area Population
Alaska 736,239
Anchorage/Mat-Su Economic Region 401,108
Anchorage, Municipality of 295,365
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 105,743
Gulf Coast Economic Region 81,058
Kenai Peninsula Borough 58,471
Kodiak Island Borough 13,136
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 9,451
Interior Economic Region 111,214
Denali Borough 1,825
Fairbanks North Star Borough 97,121
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 6,976
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 5,292
Northern Economic Region 27,704
Nome Census Area 9,988
North Slope Borough 9,925
Northwest Arctic Borough 7,791
Southeast Economic Region 72,876
Haines Borough 2,480
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area 2,168
Juneau, City and Borough of 32,247
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 13,843
Petersburg Borough 3,198
Prince of Wales - Hyder Census Area 6,251
Sitka, City and Borough of 8,652
Skagway, Municipality of 1,088
Wrangell, City and Borough of 2,426
Yakutat, City and Borough of 523
Southwest Economic Region 42,279
Aleutians East Borough 2,959
Aleutians West Census Area 5,330
Bethel Census Area 18,094
Bristol Bay Borough 879
Dillingham Census Area 5,021
Kusilvak Census Area 8,333
Lake and Peninsula Borough 1,663

Source: Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development, Research and Analysis Section

Alaska population from 1946 to 2018

Components of population change for Alaska 1947 to 2018

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