Ketchikan Information

Ketchikan Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Ketchikan, AK

General Ketchikan Information

State: Alaska

County: Ketchikan Gateway County

Close cities: Ward Cove, AK, Saxman, AK

Ketchikan Population (census data)
Total 7,368 (-5.9% since 2000)
Male 3,714 (50.4%)
Female 3,654 (49.6%)

Population Density: 2,184 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 97.1 (US Avg is 100)

Land Area: 3.37 square miles

Median Household Income: $56,144

Zip Codes: 99901, 99950, 99919, 99918, and 99903.

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Ketchikan Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.6%)
  • American Indian (22.7%)
  • Two or more races (6.7%)
  • Filipino (6.1%)
  • Hispanic (3.4%)
  • Black (0.7%)
  • Other race (0.5%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.3%)
  • Irish (11.3%)
  • English (10.6%)
  • Norwegian (8.8%)
  • French (3.7%)
  • Italian (3.2%)
Foriegn Born: 594 people (8.1%)
  • Asia (100.0%)

Local Ketchikan Sports Teams

Ketchikan School Information

High Schools
Ketchikan High School (2610 4th Avenue, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Revilla Junior/Senior High School (3131 Baranof Avenue, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Middle Schools
Schoenbar Middle School (217 Schoenbar, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Elementary Schools
Houghtaling Elementary (2940 Baranof, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
White Cliff Elementary (2610 4th Avenue, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Kasaan School (Box Kxa, Ketchikan, AK, 99950 - Southeast Island School District District)
Ketchikan Charter School (410 Schoenbar, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Ketchikan Correspondence (2931 Baranof Avenue, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Ketchikan Regional Youth Facility (3058 5th Avenue, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Naukati School (Naukati, Ketchikan, AK, 99950 - Southeast Island School District District)
Point Higgins School (981 North Point Higgins Road Ntg, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Port Protection School (Port Protection, Ketchikan, AK, 99950 - Southeast Island School District District)
Tongass School Of Arts And Sciences (410 Schoenbar Road, Ketchikan, AK, 99901 - Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District District)
Whale Pass School (Whale Pass, Ketchikan, AK, 99950 - Southeast Island School District District)

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