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Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Thorne Bay is 477. Thorne Bay, Alaska is the 13,380th largest city in the US.
The peak population of Thorne Bay was in 1990, when its population was 580. In 1990, Thorne Bay was the 12,318th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 13,380th largest city in the US. Thorne Bay is currently 17.8% smaller than it was in 1990.
Thorne Bay has shrunk 14.0% since the year 2000. Thorne Bay, Alaska's growth is below average. 67% of similarly sized cities are growing faster since 2000.
|13376||Dow City, Iowa||477||-5.3%|
|13378||Sulphur Springs, Arkansas||477||-29.3%|
|13380||Thorne Bay, Alaska||477||-14.0%|
|13383||Grantsville, West Virginia||476||-15.6%|
The total voting age population of Thorne Bay, Alaska, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 425. The voting age population is 55.3% male and 44.7% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.6% of the residents of Thorne Bay are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Thorne Bay are 94.2% White, 2.6% Two or more races, 2.3% American Indian and 0.9% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 4.7% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Thorne Bay, 10.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.5%. On a per-household basis, 8.8% of families are below the poverty line in Thorne Bay.
Among those aged 16 and older, 49.4% of Thorne Bay residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 91.0% of Thorne Bay residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.2% have a bachelor's degree and 4.2% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Thorne Bay residents aged 5 and older, 3.5% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.0% of residents speak Spanish at home, 0.6% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.0% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Thorne Bay is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Thorne Bay, 56.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Thorne Bay is $48,214.
In Thorne Bay, 82.3% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 17.7% of housing units in Thorne Bay.
In Thorne Bay, 27.5% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 110 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Thorne Bay is $806.
In Thorne Bay, 66.2% of households have an active broadband internet connection.