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Population
836
1.09% growth
Median Age
36.2
Median Household Income
$67,321
1.48% decline
Poverty Rate
5.38%
Number of Employees
369
6.03% growth
Median Property Value
$181,900
8.59% decline

Economy

The economy of Buffalo Soapstone, AK employs 369 people. The economy of Buffalo Soapstone, AK is specialized in Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction; Construction; and Transportation & Warehousing, which employ respectively 5.38; 3.48; and 3.06 times more people than what would be expected in a location of this size. The largest industries in Buffalo Soapstone, AK are Construction (75), Transportation & Warehousing (47), and Retail trade (43), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, Oil, Gas Extraction ($109,500), Professional, Scientific, Tech Services ($67,500), and Healthcare & Social Assistance ($47,083).

Median household income in Buffalo Soapstone, AK is $67,321. Males in Buffalo Soapstone, AK have an average income that is 1.47 times higher than the average income of females, which is $45,491. The income inequality of Buffalo Soapstone, AK (measured using the Gini index) is 0.42 which is lower than the national average.

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Health & Safety

Insurance and Medicare coverage combined with state and county level health and safety statistics for Buffalo Soapstone, AK. In Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK the age groups most likely to have health care coverage are 6-17 and 6-17, men and women, respectively. The location has a 1 to 48 primary care clinician to patient ratio and a Medicare reimbursement average per patient per year of $7,027. Bethel Census Area, AK has the highest prevalence of homicides of any county in Alaska.

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The closest comparable data for the census place of Buffalo Soapstone, AK is from the county of Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK.

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Diversity

Buffalo Soapstone, AK is home to a population of 836 people, from which 99% are citizens. The ethnic composition of the population of Buffalo Soapstone, AK is composed of 702 White residents (84%), 89 Two+ residents (10.6%), 25 Hispanic residents (2.99%), 14 Native residents (1.67%), and 6 Asian residents (0.72%). The most common foreign languages in Buffalo Soapstone, AK are Spanish (39 speakers), German (10 speakers), and Urdu (7 speakers), but compared to other places, Buffalo Soapstone, AK has a relative high number of Other Native North American (3 speakers), Urdu (7 speakers), and German (10 speakers).

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In 2015 universities in Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK awarded 371 degrees. The student population of Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK is skewed away from females, with 209 male students and 162 female students. Most students in Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK are White (146 and 39.4%), followed by American Indian (135 and 36.4%), Two or more races (34 and 9.2%), and Hispanic or Latino (17 and 4.58%). The largest universities in Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK by number of graduates are AVTEC-Alaska's Institute of Technology (354 and 95.4%), Alaska Christian College (9 and 2.43%), and Alaska Bible College (8 and 2.16%). The most popular majors in Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK are Nursing Assistant & Patient Care Assistant (91 and 24.5%), Energy Management & Systems Technology (42 and 11.3%), and Building & Property Maintenance (14 and 3.77%). The median tuition costs in Matanuska-Susitna & Kenai Peninsula Boroughs PUMA, AK are N/A for private four year colleges, and $9,000 and $9,000 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Buffalo Soapstone, AK is $181,900, which is 0.89 times smaller than the national average of $205,000. Between 2015 and 2016 the median property value decreased from $199,000 to $181,900, a 8.59% increase. The homeownership rate of Buffalo Soapstone, AK is 93%, which is higher than the national average of 63.6%. People in Buffalo Soapstone, AK have an average commute time of 37.8 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Buffalo Soapstone, AK is higher than the national average, with an average of 3 cars per household.

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