fairbanks Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 569 3.6 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 4,920 30.9 % 32.2 %
Some College 5,757 36.1 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,249 20.4 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,451 9.1 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,607 91.6 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 4,082 25.6 % 25.6 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 32,578 - -
19 years old and under 8,932 27.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 15,202 46.7 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 5,977 18.3 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 2,467 7.6 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 24,622 90.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,863 6.8 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 882 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,306 30.6 % 33.6 %
Married 5,470 50.7 % 50.4 %
Separated 310 2.9 % 2.5 %
Divorced 1,701 15.8 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,550 - -
Occupied Housing Units 10,965 87.4 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,585 12.6 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,955 31.5 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,043 16.3 % 5.9 %
2-Units 993 7.9 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 1,680 13.4 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,414 11.3 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 548 4.4 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,819 14.5 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 73 0.6 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 25 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 785 6.3 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,444 19.5 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,089 24.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,661 13.2 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,188 17.4 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 335 2.7 % 12.8 %
Electric 1,731 13.8 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 6,583 52.5 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 1,012 8.1 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 201 1.6 % 4.1 %
Coal 262 2.1 % 0.1 %
Wood 126 1.0 % 1.6 %
Other Fuel 604 4.8 % 0.4 %
None 446 3.6 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 21,613 74.5 % 75.1 %
African-American 2,769 9.5 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,385 8.2 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,574 5.4 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 549 1.9 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 56,306 57,617
Median Family Income 68,218 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 27,742 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 48.39 %
  • Temperature 43.38 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.33 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 33.55
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 5.54 %
6.0 1.32 %
7.0 0.05 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com