Delta Junction, AlaskaDelta Junction
is a city located in Southeast Fairbanks Census Area, Alaska
. As of the 2000
census, the population of the city is 840.
Geography\nDelta Junction is located at 64°2'52" North, 145°43'7" West (64.047669, -145.718655)1
According to the United States Census Bureau
, the city has a total area of 44.7 km²
). 44.7 km² (17.3 mi²) of it is land and none of it is covered by water.
Demographics\nAs of the census2
, there are 840 people, 312 households, and 208 families residing in the city. The population density
is 18.8/km² (48.7/mi²). There are 422 housing units at an average density of 9.4/km² (24.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 91.43% White
, 1.07% Black
or African American
, 4.05% Native American
, 0.95% Asian
, 0.00% Pacific Islander
, 0.12% from other races
, and 2.38% from two or more races. 0.83% of the population are Hispanic
of any race.
There are 312 households out of which 35.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.6% are married couples living together, 9.0% have a female householder with no husband present, and 33.3% are non-families. 28.8% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.4% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.69 and the average family size is 3.32.
In the city the population is spread out with 32.6% under the age of 18, 6.5% from 18 to 24, 26.5% from 25 to 44, 26.5% from 45 to 64, and 7.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 36 years. For every 100 females there are 112.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 109.6 males.
The median income for a household in the city is $43,500, and the median income for a family is $58,250. Males have a median income of $50,469 versus $25,750 for females. The per capita income for the city is $19,171. 19.4% of the population and 12.3% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 28.8% are under the age of 18 and 13.2% are 65 or older.