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Butte, AK (Alaska) Houses and Residents

Butte,AK index of house prices

Total population: 3,246 (Urban population: 0, Rural population: 2,473 (40 farm, 2,433 nonfarm))

Houses: 1,312 (1,159 occupied: 963 owner occupied, 197 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Housing density: 33 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2016: $171,569.

Median contract rent in 2016: $604 (lower quartile is $425, upper quartile is $694)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2016: $2,105


Median gross rent in Butte, AK in 2016: $686

Housing units in Butte with a mortgage: 658 (18 second mortgage, 26 home equity loan, 2 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 297

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $89,823

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $49,532

Median monthly housing costs: $1,224


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Butte, Alaska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $253,213 (it was $124,000 in 2000)
Butte:

$253,213
Alaska:

$267,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $181,871 - $344,524

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $273,375
Here:

$273,375
State:

$309,264

Townhouses or other attached units: $241,005
Here:

$241,005
State:

$256,306

In 2-unit structures: $221,821
Here:

$221,821
State:

$318,984

Mobile homes: $113,532
Here:

$113,532
State:

$109,161
Median year house/condo built: 1988

Median year apartment built: 1977

Household type by relationship:

Households: 4,130
  • In family households: 3,677 (410 male householders, 437 female householders)
    710 spouses, 1,680 children (1,500 natural, 61 adopted, 93 stepchildren), 85 grandchildren, 7 brothers or sisters, 118 parents, 50 other relatives, 176 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 454 (167 male householders (140 living alone)), 131 female householders (73 living alone)), 153 nonrelatives

Size of family households: 388 2-persons, 163 3-persons, 167 4-persons, 64 5-persons, 16 6-persons, 55 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 218 1-person, 74 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 4 4-persons.

787 married couples with children.
180 single-parent households (44 men, 136 women).

95.6% of residents of Butte speak English at home.
1.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (100% speak English very well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
1.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (95% speak English very well, 5% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 99 (2.4%)
(67.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.1
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.4
State:

4.1

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Butte, Alaska:

  • 13no bedroom
  • 391 bedroom
  • 1842 bedrooms
  • 4463 bedrooms
  • 2184 bedrooms
  • 615+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte, Alaska:

  • 10no bedroom
  • 291 bedroom
  • 852 bedrooms
  • 393 bedrooms
  • 234 bedrooms
  • 25+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Butte in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 15no vehicle
  • 1921 vehicle
  • 3012 vehicles
  • 2893 vehicles
  • 954 vehicles
  • 725+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Cars and other vehicles available in Butte in renter-occupied apartments

  • 8no vehicle
  • 641 vehicle
  • 692 vehicles
  • 403 vehicles
  • 74 vehicles
  • 125+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte, Alaska:

  • 31 room
  • 232 rooms
  • 773 rooms
  • 1434 rooms
  • 1435 rooms
  • 1636 rooms
  • 1387 rooms
  • 908 rooms
  • 1899+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte, Alaska:

  • 91 room
  • 222 rooms
  • 793 rooms
  • 164 rooms
  • 315 rooms
  • 166 rooms
  • 207 rooms
  • 38 rooms
  • 119+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Year house built

Median 2016 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Butte, AK household income distribution

  • Butte, AK household income distribution
  • 50Less than $10,000
  • 16$10,000 to $14,999
  • 30$15,000 to $19,999
  • 48$20,000 to $24,999
  • 37$25,000 to $29,999
  • 44$30,000 to $34,999
  • 56$35,000 to $39,999
  • 59$40,000 to $44,999
  • 37$45,000 to $49,999
  • 98$50,000 to $59,999
  • 110$60,000 to $74,999
  • 151$75,000 to $99,999
  • 168$100,000 to $124,999
  • 79$125,000 to $149,999
  • 69$150,000 to $199,999
  • 105$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Butte, AK

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2016 in Butte, AK
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 12$10,000 to $14,999
  • 4$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4$25,000 to $29,999
  • 10$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1$35,000 to $39,999
  • 10$40,000 to $49,999
  • 6$50,000 to $59,999
  • 13$60,000 to $69,999
  • 10$70,000 to $79,999
  • 21$80,000 to $89,999
  • 7$90,000 to $99,999
  • 41$100,000 to $124,999
  • 16$125,000 to $149,999
  • 60$150,000 to $174,999
  • 32$175,000 to $199,999
  • 241$200,000 to $249,999
  • 155$250,000 to $299,999
  • 230$300,000 to $399,999
  • 62$400,000 to $499,999
  • 18$500,000 to $749,999
  • 6$750,000 to $999,999
  • 5$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 10$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Butte, AK

  • Rent paid by renters in 2016 in Butte, AK
  • 5$350 to $399
  • 13$500 to $549
  • 2$550 to $599
  • 13$600 to $649
  • 11$700 to $749
  • 18$750 to $799
  • 24$800 to $899
  • 30$900 to $999
  • 51$1,000 to $1,249
  • 5$1,250 to $1,499
  • 5$1,500 to $1,999
  • 25No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 212010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 121990 to 1999
  • 01980 to 1989
  • 01970 to 1979
  • 8Before 1970
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Butte commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 11
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 116
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 267
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 250
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 139
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 37
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 199
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 51
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 70
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 221
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 289
  • 90 or more minutes: 46
Butte, AK Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 63.7%
Number of people working at home: 190 (10.0% of all workers)

Butte mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 268 (57%)
  • Carpooled: 17 (4%)
  • Taxi: 2 (0%)
  • Walked: 8 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 190 (40%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 299
 American: 150
 Norwegian: 138
 Irish: 134
 English: 133
 European: 107
 Polish: 29
 Scottish: 28
 Russian: 27
 French Canadian: 24
 Dutch: 19
 Swedish: 19
 Scotch-Irish: 19
 Austrian: 17
 Italian: 16
 Finnish: 16
 Danish: 15
 French (except Basque): 10
 Ukrainian: 7
 Scandinavian: 7
 Canadian: 7
 Czech: 6
 Welsh: 4
 Armenian: 3
 Slovene: 3
 Portuguese: 3
 Yugoslavian: 2
 Greek: 2
 Hungarian: 2

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 37%Philippines
  • 15%Russia
  • 11%Mexico
  • 6%Canada
  • 5%Germany
  • 5%Colombia
  • 3%China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 1,518
  • Other state: 2,450
  • Northeast: 259
  • Midwest: 672
  • South: 373
  • West: 1,145

87% of Butte residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 30% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Alaska.

Butte:

86.6%
State average:

81.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 19
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 3
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 18
  • 9th grade: 2
  • 10th grade: 11
  • 11th grade: 13
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 7
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 509
  • Less than 1 year of college: 81
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 324
  • Associate degree: 135
  • Bachelor's degree: 164
  • Master's degree: 49
  • Professional school degree: 17
  • Doctorate degree: 3

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 11
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 3
  • 9th grade: 5
  • 10th grade: 8
  • 11th grade: 4
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 3
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 331
  • Less than 1 year of college: 114
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 277
  • Associate degree: 206
  • Bachelor's degree: 251
  • Master's degree: 85
  • Professional school degree: 21
  • Doctorate degree: 4

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

  • Unemployment by race in 2016
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 12.2%Males
  • 8.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 63.3%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 37.4%Males
Butte marital status for males
Butte marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 1,108
  • One, attached: 25
  • Two: 23
  • 3 or 4: 28
  • 5 to 9: 9
  • 20 to 49: 4
  • Mobile homes: 130

Median worth of mobile homes: $75,374

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2016: 3.9%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2016: 3.4%

House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Butte:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Butte
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (76.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.2%)
  • Wood (6.4%)
  • Electricity (2.8%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1.6%)
  • Coal or coke (0.4%)
  • Utility gas (41.1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (41.1%)
  • Electricity (11.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (7.1%)
  • Other fuel (3.6%)
  • Wood (3.0%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 61
Here:

14.8%
Alaska:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 20
Here:

7.9%
Alaska:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 18
Here:

10.2%
Alaska:

11.6%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)