Living in Houston, AK

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Houston SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
4
Education
6
Commute
3

Houston, Alaska Info Snack

Population
2,172
Unemployment
17.0%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$169,100
Median Income
$50,625
Median Rent
$955

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1

Big Lake, AK
Population 2,765

2

Meadow Lakes, AK
Population 7,656

3

Fishhook, AK
Population 6,203

4

Knik-Fairview, AK
Population 17,513

5

Gateway, AK
Population 7,037

6

Lakes, AK
Population 10,098

Map Of Houston, AK

Population over time in Houston

Year Population % Change
2017 2,172 5.0%
2016 2,068 2.0%
2015 2,028 2.6%
2014 1,977 -3.9%
2013 2,058 9.8%
2012 1,875 -4.2%
2011 1,957 2.5%
2010 1,910 14.8%
2009 1,664 -

Race / Ethnicity in Houston

White
81.0% (1,759)
African American
0.8% (17)
American Indian
7.1% (155)
Asian
0.4% (8)
Hawaiian
1.7% (36)
Other
0.5% (11)
Two Or More
5.1% (110)
Hispanic
3.5% (76)
Race Houston AK USA
White 81.0% 61.0% 61.1%
African American 0.8% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 7.1% 14.0% 0.7%
Asian 0.4% 6.2% 5.4%
Hawaiian 1.7% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.1% 7.4% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.5% 6.9% 17.8%

Household Income For Houston, Alaska

Less than $10,000
7.3% (15,908)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.4% (18,181)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.6% (23,051)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (19,155)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.5% (31,492)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.7% (40,582)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.4% (26,947)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.1% (26,297)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (12,986)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (2,597)
Income Houston AK USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 4.0% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.4% 3.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.6% 6.5% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 7.0% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.5% 10.5% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.7% 17.9% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.4% 14.2% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.1% 19.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 9.3% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 7.9% 7.0%

Gender in Houston

Female
50.8% (1,103)
Male
49.2% (1,069)
Gender Houston AK USA
Female 50.8% 47.8% 50.8%
Male 49.2% 52.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Houston for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (43)
9-12th Grade
9.0% (195)
High School / GED
38.0% (825)
Some College
32.0% (695)
Associate's Degree
7.0% (152)
Bachelor's Degree
7.0% (152)
Master's Degree
5.0% (108)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Houston AK USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 9.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 32.0% 27.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 7.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 7.0% 18.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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