Juneau, AK Population

By | June 4, 2019

Population: 30,711. Estimated population in July 2020: 30,987 (+0.9% change)
Males: 15,469 (50.4%), Females: 15,242 (49.6%)

The city of Juneau is located in Borough of Juneau, Alaska. Check Countryaah.com for a full list of boroughs in Alaska.

Median resident age: 35.3 years
Median household income: $62,034
Median house value: $195,100

Races in Juneau and:

  • White Non-Hispanic (73.3%)
  • American Indian (16.6%)
  • Two or more races (6.9%)
  • Filipino (3.4%)
  • Hispanic (3.4%)
  • Other race (1.1%)
  • Black (0.8%)

Ancestries: German (18.9%), English (13.1%), Irish (13.0%), Norwegian (5.7%), United States (4.5%), Swedish (3.9%).

Land area: 2716.7 square miles

Map of Juneau, AK

Population

For population 25 years and over in Juneau and

  • High school or higher: 93.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 36.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 13.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Juneau city and borough

  • Never married: 29.1%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 11.4%

5.7% Foreign born (3.1% Asia, 0.9% Europe, 0.8% North America, 0.8% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +3,677 (+13.6%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Juneau and:

  • BARTLETT REGIONAL HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; JUNEAU, AK)
  • MT EDGECUMBE HOSPITAL (about 105 miles; SITKA, AK)
  • SITKA COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 105 miles; SITKA, AK)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Juneau and:

  • JUNEAU INTL (about 4 miles; JUNEAU, AK; Abbreviation: JNU)
  • GUSTAVUS (about 83 miles; GUSTAVUS, AK; Abbreviation: GST)
  • SITKA ROCKY GUTIERREZ (about 108 miles; SITKA, AK; Abbreviation: SIT)

Other public-use airports nearest to Juneau and:

  • JUNEAU HARBOR (about 10 miles; JUNEAU, AK; Abbreviation: 5Z1)
  • FUNTER BAY (about 27 miles; FUNTER BAY, AK; Abbreviation: FNR)
  • TAKU HARBOR (about 41 miles; TAKU HARBOR, AK; Abbreviation: A43)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Juneau and:

  • UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA FAIRBANKS (about 1024 miles; FAIRBANKS, AK; Full-time enrollment: 5,034)
  • PENINSULA COLLEGE (about 1043 miles; PORT ANGELES, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 1062 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 11,889)
  • WHATCOM COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 1064 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,656)
  • UNIVERSITY OF ALASKA ANCHORAGE (about 1077 miles; ANCHORAGE, AK; Full-time enrollment: 9,453)
  • SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE (about 1084 miles; MT VERNON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,420)
  • OLYMPIC COLLEGE (about 1107 miles; BREMERTON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,889)

Juneau and compared to Alaska state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Population density significantly below state average for cities.