Juneau, Alaska Demographics
    People Facts Juneau Alaska
Population, 2006 estimate 30,737 670,053
Population, percent change, April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2006 0.1% 6.9%
Population, 2000 30,711 626,932
Persons under 5 years old, percent, 2000 6.5% 7.6%
Persons under 18 years old, percent, 2000 27.4% 30.4%
Persons 65 years old and over, percent, 2000 6.1% 5.7%
Female persons, percent, 2000 49.6% 48.3%
 
White persons, percent, 2000 74.8% 69.3%
Black persons, percent, 2000 0.8% 3.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native persons, percent, 2000 11.4% 15.6%
Asian persons, percent, 2000 4.7% 4.0%
Persons reporting two or more races, percent, 2000 6.9% 5.4%
Persons of Hispanic or Latino origin, percent, 2000 3.4% 4.1%
 
Living in same house in 1995 and 2000, pct 5 yrs old & over 45.1% 46.2%
Foreign born persons, percent, 2000 5.7% 5.9%
Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2000 9.5% 14.3%
High school graduates, percent of persons age 25+, 2000 93.2% 88.3%
Bachelor's degree or higher, pct of persons age 25+, 2000 36.0% 24.7%
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2000 16.4 19.6
 
Housing units, 2000 12,282 260,978
Homeownership rate, 2000 63.7% 62.5%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2000 $195,100 $144,200
 
Households, 2000 11,543 221,600
Persons per household, 2000 2.60 2.74
Median household income, 1999 $62,034 $51,571
Per capita money income, 1999 $26,719 $22,660
Persons below poverty, percent, 1999 6.0% 9.4%
    Business Facts
Wholesale trade sales, 2002 ($1000) - 3,616,674
Retail sales, 2002 ($1000) 375,342 7,437,071
Retail sales per capita, 2002 $12,197 $11,608
Accommodation and foodservices sales, 2002 ($1000) 61,246 1,393,225
Total number of firms, 2002 3,363 62,145
Black-owned firms, percent, 2002 - 1.5%
American Indian and Alaska Native owned firms, percent, 2002 4.4% 8.3%
Asian-owned firms, percent, 2002 - 3.1%
Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2002 - 2.0%
Women-owned firms, percent, 2002 19.4% 26.2%
 
    Geography Facts
Land area, 2000 (square miles) 2,716 571,951
Persons per square mile, 2000 11.3 1.1
Counties Juneau Borough