wasilla Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 132 3.1 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 1,598 37.0 % 32.6 %
Some College 1,706 39.5 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 600 13.9 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 285 6.6 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 3,967 91.8 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 739 17.1 % 17.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 8,676 - -
19 years old and under 2,818 32.5 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 2,774 32.0 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 2,249 25.9 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 835 9.6 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 7,303 96.2 % 84.6 %
Spanish 205 2.7 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 80 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 865 29.2 % 33.5 %
Married 1,456 49.1 % 50.5 %
Separated 98 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 544 18.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 3,265 - -
Occupied Housing Units 2,946 90.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 319 9.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 1,711 52.4 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 177 5.4 % 5.8 %
2-Units 348 10.7 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 501 15.3 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 182 5.6 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 106 3.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 211 6.5 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 29 0.9 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 495 15.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 992 30.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 419 12.8 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 32 1.0 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 35 1.1 % 15.6 %
Electric 209 6.4 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 108 3.3 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 2,614 80.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 15 0.5 % 4.1 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 6,907 89.2 % 75.5 %
African-American 232 3.0 % 13.1 %
Native American 435 5.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 149 1.9 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 18 0.2 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 61,541 55,775
Median Family Income 73,281 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,509 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 33.33 %
  • Temperature 64.3 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.67 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 9.33
    [CDD] 0.06
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