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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Sitka is 4.10 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Sitka jobs have Decreased by 0.52 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Sitka's cost of living is 34.10% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Sitka's population is 8,863 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.20 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Sitka is $365,390. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 27.15%.
    SCHOOLS
    Sitka public schools spend $21,416 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.8 students per teacher in Sitka.

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  6/26/2014
Sitka and island living

Living on a remote island in Southeast Alaska encourages the development of a unique type of community. Those that live in Sitka understand that if we want anything to... (Read More)

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  8/22/2011
Sunny Sitka

Sitka is a stunning place that, depending on your definition, can be quite sunny. Sitka had 260 days of sun in 2010 and 228 in 2009 if you count any day the sun comes... (Read More)

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  6/24/2007
Sitka: A Wonderous Place

I've lived in the three largest communities in SE Alaska for over 25 years and Sitka is by far the best. It is known as the emerald of... (Read More)

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