The unemployment rate in Ketchikan is 8.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Ketchikan jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ketchikan's cost of living is 7.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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In the last Presidential election, Ketchikan Gateway Borough flipped strongly Republican, 54.8% to 40.7%. More Voting Stats
Ketchikan's population is 8,187 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Ketchikan is Real Estate: $259,000
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.1%.
Ketchikan public schools spend $18,152 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Ketchikan. More Education