Sitka, Alaska 

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Population

8,863

3% Growth

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$69,635

Avg. Home Price

$365,390

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Real Estate: For Sale  For Rent
Country: United States
State: Alaska
County: Sitka City and Borough
Metro Area: No Metro Area
City: Sitka
Zip Codes: 99835


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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Sitka is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Negative. Sitka jobs have decreased by 0.52%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Sitka's cost of living is 34.10% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Sitka's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Sitka's population is 8,863 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 3.20%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Sitka is $365,390. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 27.15%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Sitka

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Reviews for Sitka    4 Reviews
Sitka and island living - 6/26/2014
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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Sunny Sitka - 8/22/2011
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)

Sitka: A Wonderous Place - 6/24/2007
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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ZIP CODES IN SITKA, ALASKA
99835