Latest Data (2017)
Population 250
Nationwide Rank 15993

Quick Facts

Kaktovik, Alaska is the 15,993rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Kaktovik, Alaska is a city.

Kaktovik, Alaska is currently 14.4% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Kaktovik, Alaska's growth is below average. 71% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
15983 Backus, Minnesota 250 -19.8%
15984 Barry, Texas 250 19.0%
15985 Breckenridge, Oklahoma 250 4.6%
15986 Bryant, Indiana 250 -7.7%
15987 Cheraw, Colorado 250 17.3%
15988 Cisco, Illinois 250 -11.9%
15989 Dendron, Virginia 250 -15.8%
15990 Dixon, Iowa 250 -8.0%
15991 Gilmore, Arkansas 250 -14.3%
15992 Hays, Texas 250 6.8%
15993 Kaktovik, Alaska 250 -14.3%
15994 Lansford, North Dakota 250 -0.7%
15995 Marble City, Oklahoma 250 3.3%
15996 Maywood, Nebraska 250 -24.2%
15997 Mulhall, Oklahoma 250 2.0%
15998 Angie, Louisiana 249 4.1%
15999 Cumberland, Iowa 249 -11.3%
16000 Dalton, Minnesota 249 -3.4%
16001 Denton, Georgia 249 -7.7%
16002 East Thermopolis, Wyoming 249 -8.7%
16003 Fairview, Kansas 249 -8.1%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
13397 Kachemak 493 14.6%
13446 Thorne Bay 487 -12.2%
13597 Galena 472 -29.8%
13670 Chefornak 463 17.2%
13761 Marshall 454 29.7%
13775 Angoon 452 -20.2%
13898 Gustavus 440 3.2%
14044 Buckland 424 4.1%
14058 Nuiqsut 423 -1.8%
14153 Manokotak 413 3.5%
14187 St. Michael 410 11.7%
14207 Napaskiak 408 4.3%
14312 Brevig Mission 397 44.3%
14324 Hydaburg 396 3.9%
14364 Akiak 391 26.5%
14438 Saxman 384 -3.7%
14454 Kivalina 382 1.0%
14606 Koyuk 367 23.9%
14609 Napakiak 367 3.9%
14622 Nenana 365 -8.9%
14885 Anaktuvuk Pass 341 21.3%
14926 Elim 338 8.3%
14936 Russian Mission 338 13.8%
14938 Anderson 337 -8.1%
14994 Adak 331 6.4%
14999 Kiana 331 -14.9%
15071 McGrath 324 -19.0%
15225 Nightmute 311 49.5%
15247 Eek 309 10.3%
15251 Lower Kalskag 309 15.7%
15649 Seldovia 276 -3.4%
15698 Goodnews Bay 272 18.2%
15753 Shungnak 268 4.6%
15774 Huslia 266 -8.9%
15808 Ambler 263 -14.8%
15908 Shaktoolik 257 12.2%
15935 Tanana 255 -16.9%
15993 Kaktovik 250 -14.3%
16033 Nulato 248 -25.9%
16068 Atqasuk 244 7.4%
16215 Teller 234 -12.3%
16265 Upper Kalskag 231 0.4%
16396 Old Harbor 222 -6.3%
16403 Aleknagik 221 0.0%
16601 Whittier 208 14.2%
16657 Nunam Iqua 204 24.3%
16670 Grayling 203 5.1%
16695 Mekoryuk 202 -3.8%
16700 White Mountain 202 0.0%
16863 Port Lions 191 -25.3%
16878 Newhalen 190 19.4%
16967 Coffman Cove 183 -7.5%
17066 Kaltag 177 -22.7%
17219 Holy Cross 167 -26.1%
17237 Allakaket 165 70.1%
17322 Golovin 160 11.1%
17340 Ouzinkie 159 -29.3%
17363 Ruby 158 -15.9%
17394 Kobuk 156 43.1%
17524 Wales 149 -1.9%
17790 Tenakee Springs 133 27.8%
17802 Nondalton 132 -39.7%
17816 Ekwok 131 0.7%
17871 Cold Bay 128 47.1%
17918 Deering 125 -8.0%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 250 15,993
2016 241 16,135
2015 244 16,096
2014 246 16,083
2013 247 16,066
2012 246 16,082
2011 242 16,139
2010 239 16,171
2009 265 15,878
2008 264 15,896
2007 261 15,934
2006 262 15,922
2005 268 15,855
2004 274 15,781
2003 280 15,707
2002 283 15,671
2001 286 15,642
2000 292 15,597
1990 224 16,326