Sitka Information

Sitka Information

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

General Sitka Information

State: Alaska

County: Sitka County

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Sitka Population (census data)
Total 8,874 (+1.9% since 2000)
Male 4,524 (51.0%)
Female 4,350 (49.0%)

Cost of Living Index: 98.5 (US Avg is 100)

Incorporated in 1963

Land Area: 2874.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $64,501

Zip Codes: 99835, and 99836.

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Sitka Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (67.1%)
  • American Indian (24.7%)
  • Two or more races (7.5%)
  • Hispanic (3.3%)
  • Filipino (2.9%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (14.4%)
  • Irish (13.9%)
  • English (11.7%)
  • Norwegian (6.5%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
  • French (3.9%)
Foriegn Born: 447 people (5.0%)
  • Asia (66.7%)
  • Oceania (20.0%)
  • North America (13.3%)

Local Sitka Sports Teams

Sitka School Information

High Schools
Mt. Edgecumbe High School (1330 Seward Avenue, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Mount Edgecumbe High School District)
Pacific High School (509 Lincoln, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Sitka Borough School District District)
Sitka High School (1000 Lake Street, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Sitka Borough School District District)
Middle Schools
Blatchley Middle School (601 Halibut Point Road, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Sitka Borough School District District)
Elementary Schools
Keet Gooshi Heen Elementary (307 Kashevaroff, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Sitka Borough School District District)
Other/Private Schools
Sitka Correspondence (305 Baranof Street, Sitka, AK, 99835 - Sitka Borough School District District)

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