Basic information about the Northwest Arctic Borough
The Northwest Arctic Borough is located in the state of Alaska. This county occupies 40751 square miles, with 5177 square miles being water areas. There are 7.523 inhabitants living in the county according to the 2010 Census. As for the racial makeup of Northwest Arctic Borough citizens, the 3 largest groups are American Indian and Alaska Native (81.36%), followed by White (11.25%) and Two or More races (5.96%). There are 1.919 households in the county, while 74,41% of them are family households and 25,59% represent non family households. There are 12 cities and towns in Northwest Arctic Borough. The most populated city is Kotzebue city and the smallest town or village is Deering city.