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Ketchikan
  • Town in Alaska

Ketchikan Residents

Ketchikan Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
8,228
Unemployment Rate
4.9%
Poverty Rate
10.6%
Non-Citizens
4.9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 3 responses
  • Family oriented
    33%
  • Nosy
    33%
  • Outdoorsy
    33%

Ketchikan Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    7%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    16%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    36%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    32%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  12%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    55%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    15%
  • Asian
    12%
  • Two or more races
    9%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • African American
    1%
  • Other race
    1%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    51%
  • Female
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    15%
  • 65+ years
    15%

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Income

Median Household Income
$61,419
National
$62,843
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    19%
  • $25-$44k
    19%
  • $45-$74k
    22%
  • $75-$149k
    28%
  • $150k+
    12%
Median Individual Income
$32,263
National
$31,133
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    24%
  • $15-$34k
    29%
  • $35-$64k
    28%
  • $65k+
    19%

Community

Poll
67%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 3 responses
Poll
33%
of people say LGBT is not supported in the community. 3 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 4 responses
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    50%
  • Get a good job
    25%
  • Get involved in the community
    25%

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