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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Nuiqsut is 542. Nuiqsut, Alaska is the 12,849th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Nuiqsut was in 2020, when its population was 544. In 2020, Nuiqsut was the 12,820th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 12,849th largest city in the US. Nuiqsut is currently 0.4% smaller than it was in 2020.
Nuiqsut has grown 25.7% since the 2000. Nuiqsut, Alaska is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
|12844||Gauley Bridge, West Virginia||542||-26.4%|
|12848||Minnetonka Beach, Minnesota||542||-12.0%|
|12850||Ovid, New York||542||-11.4%|
The total voting age population of Nuiqsut, Alaska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 309. The voting age population is 46.0% male and 54.0% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 8.1% of the residents of Nuiqsut are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Nuiqsut are 76.4% American Indian, 19.2% White, 3.4% Two or more races and 1.0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander.
In Nuiqsut, 7.7% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 6.8%. On a per-household basis, 7.5% of families are below the poverty line in Nuiqsut.
Among those aged 16 and older, 74.6% of Nuiqsut residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 75.8% of Nuiqsut residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 23.8% have a bachelor's degree and 10.4% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Nuiqsut residents aged 5 and older, 51.2% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 0.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Nuiqsut is 12.9%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Nuiqsut, 76.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Nuiqsut is $75,000.
In Nuiqsut, 57.4% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 42.6% of housing units in Nuiqsut.
In Nuiqsut, 8.7% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Nuiqsut is $888.
In Nuiqsut, 58.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.