Latest Data (2017)
Population 158
Nationwide Rank 17363

Quick Facts

Ruby, Alaska is the 17,363rd largest city in the United States as of 2017.

Ruby, Alaska is a city.

Ruby, Alaska is currently 16.0% smaller than it was in 2000, the year of its peak recorded population.

Ruby, Alaska's growth is below average. 63% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.

Similarly Sized Cities In US

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
17353 Cornish, Oklahoma 158 -7.6%
17354 Daykin, Nebraska 158 -10.7%
17355 Frannie, Wyoming 158 -24.0%
17356 Fulton, Kansas 158 -14.1%
17357 Glen Echo Park, Missouri 158 -4.8%
17358 Hillsboro, Maryland 158 -3.0%
17359 Hurdland, Missouri 158 -33.8%
17360 Laurel Mountain, Pennsylvania 158 -14.1%
17361 Monroe, South Dakota 158 -3.0%
17362 Randolph, Kansas 158 -10.2%
17363 Ruby, Alaska 158 -15.9%
17364 Sedgwick, Arkansas 158 -26.1%
17365 Sparta, Ohio 158 -17.7%
17366 St. Louis, Oklahoma 158 -23.3%
17367 Swaledale, Iowa 158 -9.7%
17368 Amesville, Ohio 157 -15.1%
17369 Coaldale, Pennsylvania 157 7.5%
17370 Coleta, Illinois 157 1.2%
17371 Columbus, Kentucky 157 -31.1%
17372 Cordova, South Carolina 157 1.2%
17373 Elmo, Missouri 157 -5.4%

Similarly Sized Cities In Alaska

US Rank Name Population Growth
2000-2017
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%
17932 Chuathbaluk 124 4.2%
18039 Diomede 118 -19.1%
18157 Port Heiden 111 -5.9%
18197 Egegik 108 -6.0%
18229 St. George 107 -28.1%
18441 Koyukuk 94 -6.9%
18506 Chignik 90 15.3%
18540 Nikolai 88 -12.0%
18585 Atka 85 -5.5%
18592 Hughes 85 8.9%
18593 Larsen Bay 85 -26.0%
18597 Pelican 85 -47.5%
18616 Anvik 83 -20.1%
18620 Eagle 83 -35.6%
18690 Shageluk 79 -38.7%

Population History

Year Population Rank in US
2017 158 17,363
2016 163 17,308
2015 165 17,282
2014 165 17,292
2013 170 17,222
2012 172 17,199
2011 171 17,225
2010 166 17,300
2009 163 17,390
2008 166 17,348
2007 168 17,324
2006 169 17,316
2005 176 17,227
2004 182 17,166
2003 182 17,169
2002 184 17,154
2001 184 17,161
2000 188 17,118
1990 170 17,244