2017 Population Estimates by Borough, Census Area, and Economic Region
Area Population
Alaska 737,080
Anchorage/Mat-Su Economic Region 401,649
Anchorage, Municipality of 297,483
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 104,166
Gulf Coast Economic Region 80,698
Kenai Peninsula Borough 58,024
Kodiak Island Borough 13,287
Valdez-Cordova Census Area 9,387
Interior Economic Region 111,911
Denali Borough 1,849
Fairbanks North Star Borough 97,738
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area 6,973
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area 5,351
Northern Economic Region 27,705
Nome Census Area 10,006
North Slope Borough 9,849
Northwest Arctic Borough 7,850
Southeast Economic Region 72,915
Haines Borough 2,459
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area 2,122
Juneau, City and Borough of 32,269
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 13,754
Petersburg Borough 3,147
Prince of Wales - Hyder Census Area 6,390
Sitka, City and Borough of 8,748
Skagway, Municipality of 1,087
Wrangell, City and Borough of 2,387
Yakutat, City and Borough of 552
Southwest Economic Region 42,202
Aleutians East Borough 2,977
Aleutians West Census Area 5,357
Bethel Census Area 18,127
Bristol Bay Borough 887
Dillingham Census Area 4,925
Kusilvak Census Area 8,208
Lake and Peninsula Borough 1,721

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

Alaska population from 1946 to 2017

Components of population change for Alaska 1947 to 2017

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