2016 Population Estimates by Borough, Census Area, and Economic Region
Area Population
Alaska 739,828
Anchorage/Mat-Su Economic Region 401,635
Anchorage, Municipality of 299,037
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 102,598
Gulf Coast Economic Region 81,126
Kenai Peninsula Borough 58,060
Kodiak Island Borough 13,563
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 9,503
Interior Economic Region 113,154
Denali Borough 1,810
Fairbanks North Star Borough 98,957
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 6,928
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 5,459
Northern Economic Region 27,827
Nome Census Area 10,080
North Slope Borough 9,803
Northwest Arctic Borough 7,944
Southeast Economic Region 73,812
Haines Borough 2,466
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area 2,193
Juneau, City and Borough of 32,739
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 13,758
Petersburg Borough 3,179
Prince of Wales - Hyder Census Area 6,440
Sitka, City and Borough of 8,920
Skagway, Municipality of 1,065
Wrangell, City and Borough of 2,458
Yakutat, City and Borough of 594
Southwest Economic Region 42,274
Aleutians East Borough 3,001
Aleutians West Census Area 5,482
Bethel Census Area 18,134
Bristol Bay Borough 874
Dillingham Census Area 4,954
Kusilvak Census Area 8,200
Lake and Peninsula Borough 1,629

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

Alaska population from 1946 to 2016

Components of population change for Alaska 1947 to 2016

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