Dillingham Census Area

Dillingham Census Area, Alaska

In southwestern AK, along Bristol Bay, northwest of Katmai National Park. Has been reduced in area as portions have been separated off to create new boroughs and census areas. Name Origin:
For the city.

Area (sq mi):: 20928.41 (land 18674.78; water 2253.63) Population per square mile: 0.30
Population 2005: 4,926 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 0.10%; 1990-2000 22.70% Population 2000: 4,922 (White 20.90%; Black or African American 0.40%; Hispanic or Latino 2.30%; Asian 0.60%; Other 77.30%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 28.90
Income 2000: per capita $16,021; median household $43,079; Population below poverty level: 21.40% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $26,368-$28,485
Unemployment (2004): 11.20% Unemployment change (from 2000): 2.00% Median travel time to work: 10.00 minutes Working outside county of residence: 2.40%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
References in periodicals archive ?
The Bristol Bay Region is made up of the Bristol Bay Borough, Lake and Peninsula Borough and Dillingham Census Area. It includes more than a dozen communities that have been inhabited for thousands of years.
It has no definite geographic boundaries, but is generally associated with Alaska's Bethel Census Area, Dillingham Census Area, Aleutians East Borough, Aleutians West Census Area, Lake and Peninsula Borough and Wade Hampton Census Area.