America's Loneliest Counties
Stories and Stats from The Least Populated Most Remote Rural Counties in the US
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Updated April 2014
Skagway Borough, Alaska
The population of Skagway
Borough, Alaska increased by 27 in 2013 bringing the total to
995 people living in 636 homes and apartments spread across 452
square miles. The new estimate moves Skagway Borough to number
35 in our list of least populated counties in the US.
People who live in Skagway
Borough have an annual income of $36470 which is $3933 more than
the statewide average for Alaska. The average per capita income
nationwide is $28051. Skagway Borough ranks number 8 for highest
income in sparsely populated counties.
REAL ESTATE VALUES
Homes are expensive here with the
median value of a home being $306200 compared to $181400
nationwide. 61.8% of housing units in Skagway Borough are
occupied by their owners.
The US Census Bureau reports
13.4% of the county's residents are foreign immigrants who have settled in one of the most remote places in America.
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