wasilla Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 141 3.3 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 1,634 38.2 % 32.8 %
Some College 1,534 35.8 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 666 15.6 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 307 7.2 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,909 91.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 809 18.9 % 18.9 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,406 - -
19 years old and under 2,650 31.5 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 2,726 32.4 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 2,248 26.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 782 9.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 6,996 95.8 % 84.8 %
Spanish 204 2.8 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 100 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 847 28.5 % 33.2 %
Married 1,458 49.1 % 50.6 %
Separated 139 4.7 % 2.6 %
Divorced 527 17.7 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,411 - -
Occupied Housing Units 3,094 90.7 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 317 9.3 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,770 51.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 146 4.3 % 5.8 %
2-Units 350 10.3 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 563 16.5 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 212 6.2 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 84 2.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 207 6.1 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 79 2.3 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 499 14.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 1,003 29.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 460 13.5 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 45 1.3 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 48 1.4 % 15.9 %
Electric 198 5.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 147 4.3 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 2,727 79.9 % 42.5 %
Wood 16 0.5 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 6 0.2 % 0.4 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,721 88.9 % 75.7 %
African-American 179 2.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 475 6.3 % 0.8 %
Asian 177 2.3 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 12 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 62,622 53,657
Median Family Income 78,691 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 28,704 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 29.03 %
  • Temperature 66.13 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.24 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 6.61
    [CDD] 0.04
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 9.73 %
6.0 6.30 %
7.0 1.16 %
8.0 0.74 %
9.0 0.22 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com