AK

National Population : 333,590,059
Alaska State Population : 534,206

About Wainwright, AK

Wainwright, AK is located in North Slope County in the state of Alaska.

The total City Population for Wainwright is about 556 with about 21 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 587.

The Average Home Value is $98,600.00, which is roughly 57% lower than the Average Home Value of $230,425.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 48% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $66,563.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $69,317.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 14% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Wainwright is about 14.7%.

Alaska is ranked #20 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 52.72 out of 100.

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Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 99782
Latitude : 70.697074
Longitude : -159.325209
TimeZone : Alaska (GMT -09:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 57 ft.
Area Code(s) : 907

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 3.65
Male Population Estimate : 53.78%
Female Population Estimate : 46.22%
Median Age : 27.6
Male Median Age : 28.8
Female Median Age : 26.5

White Population Estimate : 9.71%
Black Population Estimate : 0.00%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 0.36%
Asian Population Estimate : 0.18%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.00%
Indian Population Estimate : 91.73%
Other Population Estimate : 0.18%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Wainwright specifically.
Average # of Homicides for North Slope County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for North Slope County: About 809 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

North Slope County is about 64% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.