AK

National Population : 333,590,059
Alaska State Population : 534,206

About Sitka, AK

Sitka, AK is located in Sitka County in the state of Alaska.

The total City Population for Sitka is about 6,720 with about 1 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 8,932.

The Average Home Value is $226,750.00, which is roughly 2% lower than the Average Home Value of $230,425.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 17% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $70,454.50, which is roughly 2% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $69,317.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 18% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Sitka is about 4.4%.

Alaska is ranked #20 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 52.72 out of 100.

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Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 99835, 99836
Latitude : 56.247700
Longitude : -133.643800
TimeZone : Alaska (GMT -09:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 0 ft.
Area Code(s) : 907

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.40
Male Population Estimate : 50.48%
Female Population Estimate : 49.52%
Median Age : 36.6
Male Median Age : 37.5
Female Median Age : 35.6

White Population Estimate : 74.32%
Black Population Estimate : 0.99%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 4.90%
Asian Population Estimate : 8.06%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.87%
Indian Population Estimate : 24.48%
Other Population Estimate : 1.81%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Sitka specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Sitka County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Sitka County: About 101 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Sitka County is about 65% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.