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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: 957 (872 occupied: 970 owner occupied, 194 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

17%
State:

36%

Housing density: 24 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $135,729.

Median contract rent in 2015: $604 (lower quartile is $425, upper quartile is $694)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,664


Median gross rent in Butte, AK in 2015: $686

Housing units in Butte with a mortgage: 354 (55 second mortgage, 39 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 116

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $103,539

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $73,332

Median monthly housing costs: $1,154


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Butte, Alaska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $238,829 (it was $124,000 in 2000)
Butte:

$238,829
Alaska:

$259,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $175,112 - $312,826
Median year house/condo built: 1988

Median year apartment built: 1981

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,466
  • In family households: 2,254 (602 male householders, 74 female householders)
    568 spouses, 846 children (745 natural, 21 adopted, 80 stepchildren), 56 grandchildren, 24 brothers or sisters, 5 parents, 38 other relatives, 41 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 212 (90 male householders (64 living alone)), 87 female householders (82 living alone)), 35 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 7 (all institutionalized)

Size of family households: 263 2-persons, 131 3-persons, 140 4-persons, 61 5-persons, 43 6-persons, 38 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 146 1-person, 31 2-persons.

567 married couples with children.
152 single-parent households (72 men, 80 women).

98.0% of residents of Butte speak English at home.
0.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (67% speak English very well, 33% speak English not well).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

Foreign born population: 17 (0.7%)
(23.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.7
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

4.2
State:

3.9

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 46no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 1792 bedrooms
  • 2513 bedrooms
  • 1364 bedrooms
  • 505+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte, Alaska:

  • 0no bedroom
  • 171 bedroom
  • 902 bedrooms
  • 233 bedrooms
  • 184 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

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

  • 0no vehicle
  • 1531 vehicle
  • 2432 vehicles
  • 2123 vehicles
  • 844 vehicles
  • 325+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

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

  • 8no vehicle
  • 591 vehicle
  • 572 vehicles
  • 243 vehicles
  • 04 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Butte, Alaska:

  • 411 room
  • 212 rooms
  • 473 rooms
  • 1234 rooms
  • 1165 rooms
  • 576 rooms
  • 1067 rooms
  • 968 rooms
  • 1179+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Butte, Alaska:

  • 01 room
  • 92 rooms
  • 163 rooms
  • 664 rooms
  • 325 rooms
  • 56 rooms
  • 77 rooms
  • 138 rooms
  • 09+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Butte population

Year house built

Median 2015 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
  • 47$10,000 to $14,999
  • 54$15,000 to $19,999
  • 45$20,000 to $24,999
  • 26$25,000 to $29,999
  • 25$30,000 to $34,999
  • 68$35,000 to $39,999
  • 45$40,000 to $44,999
  • 30$45,000 to $49,999
  • 86$50,000 to $59,999
  • 74$60,000 to $74,999
  • 138$75,000 to $99,999
  • 82$100,000 to $124,999
  • 30$125,000 to $149,999
  • 34$150,000 to $199,999
  • 19$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Butte, AK

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Butte, AK
  • 1Less than $10,000
  • 18$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1$15,000 to $19,999
  • 3$20,000 to $24,999
  • 8$30,000 to $34,999
  • 8$35,000 to $39,999
  • 8$40,000 to $49,999
  • 19$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3$60,000 to $69,999
  • 11$70,000 to $79,999
  • 8$80,000 to $89,999
  • 4$90,000 to $99,999
  • 36$100,000 to $124,999
  • 19$125,000 to $149,999
  • 77$150,000 to $174,999
  • 71$175,000 to $199,999
  • 248$200,000 to $249,999
  • 164$250,000 to $299,999
  • 187$300,000 to $399,999
  • 34$400,000 to $499,999
  • 27$500,000 to $749,999
  • 2$750,000 to $999,999
  • 1$1,000,000 to $1,499,999
  • 6$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Butte, AK

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Butte, AK
  • 4$200 to $249
  • 2$250 to $299
  • 2$350 to $399
  • 3$400 to $449
  • 7$500 to $549
  • 4$550 to $599
  • 16$600 to $649
  • 1$650 to $699
  • 8$700 to $749
  • 20$750 to $799
  • 38$800 to $899
  • 24$900 to $999
  • 40$1,000 to $1,249
  • 4$1,250 to $1,499
  • 6$1,500 to $1,999
  • 21No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 91995 to March 2000
  • 01990 to 1994
  • 01985 to 1989
  • 01980 to 1984
  • 01975 to 1979
  • 01970 to 1974
  • 01965 to 1969
  • 8Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Butte population
Butte commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 23
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 46
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 150
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 108
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 61
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 51
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 110
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 29
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 56
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 100
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 168
  • 90 or more minutes: 88
Butte, AK Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 62.9%
Number of people working at home: 89 (8.2% of all workers)

Butte mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 748 (69%)
  • Carpooled: 180 (17%)
  • Walked: 18 (2%)
  • Other means: 44 (4%)
  • Worked at home: 89 (8%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 573
 Norwegian: 174
 Other groups: 169
 United States or American: 158
 Irish: 143
 English: 122
 Swedish: 75
 Dutch: 49
 French (except Basque): 46
 Portuguese: 44
 Italian: 41
 Welsh: 31
 Polish: 22
 Canadian: 21
 Scotch-Irish: 18
 European: 15
 Celtic: 14
 Slovak: 13
 French Canadian: 12
 Swiss: 12
 Danish: 11
 Finnish: 11
 British: 10
 Russian: 9
 Arab:: 8
 Croatian: 8
 Austrian: 7
 Scandinavian: 6
 Lebanese: 5
 Icelander: 5
 Czech: 5
 Scottish: 5
 Subsaharan African:: 5
 Somalian: 5
 Ukrainian: 4
 Arab/Arabic: 3

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

  • 53%Russia
  • 47%Canada

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

  • This state: 883
  • Northeast: 131
  • Midwest: 520
  • South: 248
  • West: 653

57% of Butte residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 59% lived in Alaska.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 0
  • 9th grade: 35
  • 10th grade: 37
  • 11th grade: 17
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 13
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 274
  • Less than 1 year of college: 68
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 209
  • Associate degree: 35
  • Bachelor's degree: 78
  • Master's degree: 21
  • Professional school degree: 0
  • Doctorate degree: 0

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 0
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 0
  • 7th and 8th grade: 22
  • 9th grade: 0
  • 10th grade: 20
  • 11th grade: 25
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 29
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 243
  • Less than 1 year of college: 78
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 139
  • Associate degree: 72
  • Bachelor's degree: 105
  • Master's degree: 12
  • Professional school degree: 8
  • Doctorate degree: 7

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 12.3%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 50.0%Males
Butte marital status for males
Butte marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 754
  • One, attached: 6
  • Two: 43
  • 3 or 4: 7
  • 5 to 9: 7
  • Mobile homes: 135
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 5

Median worth of mobile homes: $82,649

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 10%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 10%

House/condo owner moved in on average 13 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Butte:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 40.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 40.5%Utility gas
  • 10.6%Wood
  • 4.6%Electricity
  • 3.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 53.4%Utility gas
  • 29.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 16.9%Electricity

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 57
Here:

16.5%
Alaska:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 23
Here:

11.7%
Alaska:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 21
Here:

28.4%
Alaska:

14.1%

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)