Basic information about the Nome Census Area
The Nome Census Area is located in the state of Alaska. This county occupies 28280 square miles, with 5317 square miles being water areas. There are 9.492 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Nome Census Area citizens, the 3 largest groups are American Indian and Alaska Native (75.84%), followed by White (16.35%) and Two or More races (6.18%). There are 2.815 households in the county, while 70,37% of them are family households and 29,63% represent non family households. There are 17 cities and towns in Nome Census Area. The most populated city is Nome city and the smallest town or village is Port Clarence CDP.