Ketchikan, Alaska 

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Population

8,195

+2.5% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

8.8%

Median Income

$52,765

Median Home Price

$246,800

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July, August and June are the most pleasant months in Ketchikan, while January and December are the least comfortable months.


Ketchikan, AK Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Alaska
County: Ketchikan Gateway Borough
Metro Area: Ketchikan Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Ketchikan
Zip Codes: 99901


Highlights

ECONOMY
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 or Compare Ketchikan's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Ketchikan Gateway Borough flipped strongly Republican, 54.8% to 40.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Ketchikan's population is 8,195 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.5%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 13.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Ketchikan is Real Estate: $246,800. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.1%.

SCHOOLS
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



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Housing Market in Ketchikan

It's a good time to buy in Ketchikan. Home Appreciation is up 1.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Ketchikan is $246,800.

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Reviews for Ketchikan   8 Reviews
Loves & Cheers for Ketchikan from Astoria native. - 11/22/2018
Am from Astoria, Oregon, just south a bit from Ketchikan. Appreciate this beautiful space above every other place! Cheers to everyone this Holiday... Read More

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Nine years since the last review. - 3/21/2018
It's been nine years since anyone gave a review for Ketchikan so I thought I'd give one. I do not live there, however, I nearly relocated there when I was interviewing... Read More

Good and not as good - 1/30/2009
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


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