Latest Data (2018)
Population 155
Nationwide Rank 17401

Quick Facts

Kobuk, Alaska is the 17,401st largest city in the United States as of 2018.

Kobuk, Alaska is a city.

Kobuk, Alaska is as large as it has ever been. In 2018 Kobuk had its largest population ever.

Kobuk, Alaska is growing extremely quickly. It is growing faster than 98% of similarly sized cities since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
17391 Bridgewater, Iowa 155 -10.9%
17392 Cannelburg, Indiana 155 0.6%
17393 Coaldale, Pennsylvania 155 6.1%
17394 Colfax, North Dakota 155 70.3%
17395 Columbus, Kentucky 155 -32.0%
17396 Davey, Nebraska 155 0.6%
17397 Diehlstadt, Missouri 155 -4.9%
17398 Elvaston, Illinois 155 1.9%
17399 Fenwood, Wisconsin 155 -9.3%
17400 Kekoskee, Wisconsin 155 -8.2%
17401 Kobuk, Alaska 155 42.2%
17402 Lansing, North Carolina 155 2.6%
17403 Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania 155 -15.7%
17404 Montezuma, Ohio 155 -18.4%
17405 Osage, Oklahoma 155 -19.2%
17406 Pax, West Virginia 155 -10.9%
17407 Reasnor, Iowa 155 -20.5%
17408 Republican City, Nebraska 155 -25.4%
17409 Rexford, Montana 155 4.0%
17410 Rocky, Oklahoma 155 -10.9%
17411 Ruby, Alaska 155 -17.5%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2018
15660 Goodnews Bay 275 19.5%
15663 Seldovia 275 -3.8%
15757 Shungnak 267 4.2%
15797 Huslia 264 -9.5%
15817 Ambler 262 -15.2%
15869 Shaktoolik 259 13.1%
15906 Kaktovik 256 -12.3%
15950 Tanana 253 -17.5%
15977 Atqasuk 250 10.1%
16026 Nulato 247 -26.2%
16168 Teller 237 -11.2%
16223 Upper Kalskag 233 1.3%
16335 Aleknagik 224 1.3%
16399 Old Harbor 221 -6.7%
16610 Nunam Iqua 207 26.2%
16655 Whittier 205 12.6%
16670 White Mountain 204 0.9%
16685 Mekoryuk 203 -3.3%
16709 Grayling 201 4.1%
16876 Port Lions 189 -26.1%
16924 Newhalen 186 16.9%
16983 Coffman Cove 182 -8.0%
17107 Kaltag 175 -23.5%
17233 Holy Cross 166 -26.5%
17251 Allakaket 164 69.0%
17299 Golovin 161 11.8%
17371 Ouzinkie 157 -30.2%
17401 Kobuk 155 42.2%
17411 Ruby 155 -17.5%
17485 Wales 151 -0.6%
17700 Cold Bay 137 57.4%
17763 Tenakee Springs 134 28.8%
17770 Ekwok 133 2.3%
17801 Nondalton 132 -39.7%
17909 Chuathbaluk 125 5.0%
17931 Deering 124 -8.8%
18019 Diomede 119 -18.4%
18190 Port Heiden 109 -7.6%
18236 Egegik 106 -7.8%
18262 St. George 105 -29.5%
18451 Koyukuk 93 -7.9%
18530 Chignik 88 12.8%
18539 Nikolai 88 -12.0%
18555 Pelican 87 -46.2%
18582 Larsen Bay 85 -26.0%
18592 Atka 84 -6.6%
18601 Hughes 84 7.6%
18609 Anvik 83 -20.1%
18613 Eagle 83 -35.6%
18684 Shageluk 79 -38.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2018 155 17,401
2017 156 17,394
2016 156 17,442
2015 158 17,404
2014 155 17,468
2013 154 17,493
2012 157 17,440
2011 155 17,481
2010 151 17,532
2009 112 18,225
2008 113 18,218
2007 112 18,234
2006 113 18,224
2005 112 18,244
2004 111 18,262
2003 110 18,291
2002 109 18,310
2001 109 18,328
2000 109 18,329
1990 69 18,845