AK

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

About Skagway, AK

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

The total City Population for Skagway is about 968 with about 41 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 1,005.

The Average Home Value is $314,500.00, which is roughly 27% higher than the Average Home Value of $230,425.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 40% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $72,237.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Median Income Per Household of $69,317.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 20% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Skagway is about 6%.

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) : 99840
Latitude : 59.571902
Longitude : -135.353436
TimeZone : Alaska (GMT -09:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 1174 ft.
Area Code(s) : 907

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.15
Male Population Estimate : 51.65%
Female Population Estimate : 48.35%
Median Age : 41.2
Male Median Age : 42.6
Female Median Age : 40.1

White Population Estimate : 95.25%
Black Population Estimate : 0.21%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 2.17%
Asian Population Estimate : 2.27%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.21%
Indian Population Estimate : 5.37%
Other Population Estimate : 0.93%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Skagway specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Skagway County: Data Not Available
Average # of Violent Crimes for Skagway County: About 372 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Skagway County is about 23% higher than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.