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  COST OF LIVING OVERVIEW
  

Our cost of living indices are based on a US average of 100. An amount below 100 means Ketchikan, Alaska is cheaper than the US average. A cost of living index above 100 means Ketchikan, Alaska is more expensive.

Overall, Ketchikan, Alaska cost of living is 134.20.

  COST OF LIVINGKetchikan, AlaskaUnited States
  Overall  134100
  Grocery  136.5100
  Health  144100
  Housing  150100
  Utilities  166100
  Transportation  115100
  Miscellaneous  116100
  COST OF LIVING COMMENTS
  
Rainy!
If you love the rain then Ketchikan is for you! Although we are one of the wettest places on the planet, we also have many clear and beautiful sunny days. The summer... (read more)
Good and not as good
There are many things to do here however there is a large alcohol problem and the drugs are growing. For families who stay connected and are not afraid of the rain,... (read more)
K-Town
Nice place to live, work and... (read more)
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  GENERAL COMMENTS
  
Good and not as good
There are many things to do here however there is a large alcohol problem and the drugs are growing. For families who stay connected and are not afraid of the rain,... (read more)
K-Town
Nice place to live, work and... (read more)
Back To Ketchikan
Made it back to Ketchikan here in April, 2007.....still as spectacular as ever, hard to find affordable rental housing, however, at anything reasonable. Virtually... (read more)
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