fairbanks Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 487 3.2 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 4,896 31.8 % 32.6 %
Some College 5,690 36.9 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 3,051 19.8 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 1,279 8.3 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 14,048 91.2 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 3,681 23.9 % 23.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 32,193 - -
19 years old and under 9,402 29.2 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 14,844 46.1 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 5,547 17.2 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 2,400 7.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 24,211 90.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 1,809 6.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 735 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 2,991 29.0 % 33.5 %
Married 5,228 50.7 % 50.5 %
Separated 290 2.8 % 2.6 %
Divorced 1,798 17.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 12,788 - -
Occupied Housing Units 11,228 87.8 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,560 12.2 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 3,842 30.0 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,170 17.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 1,052 8.2 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 1,672 13.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,519 11.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 584 4.6 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 1,848 14.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 82 0.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 19 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 773 6.0 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,308 18.0 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 3,053 23.9 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,902 14.9 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 2,388 18.7 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 287 2.2 % 13.0 %
Electric 1,807 14.1 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 6,965 54.5 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 1,080 8.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 188 1.5 % 4.1 %
Coal 305 2.4 % 0.1 %
Wood 106 0.8 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 406 3.2 % 0.4 %
None 371 2.9 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 20,434 71.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 2,867 10.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,795 9.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 1,519 5.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 696 2.4 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 55,229 55,775
Median Family Income 65,027 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,386 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 41.94 %
  • Temperature 11.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.56 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 60.56
    [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
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