Sitka, AK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Sitka, Alaska Info Snack

Population
8,569
Unemployment
5.4%
Poverty
6.6%
Median Home
$365,800
Median Income
$81,708
Median Rent
$1,159

Sitka SnackAbility

7.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
9
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
8.5
Commute
10

Sitka, AK Crime Report

184
Total Crimes
2,161.7
Total Crimes / 100k People
-7.86%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Sitka
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 184 2,161.7 3,098.4 2,346.0
Violent Crime 16 188.0 837.8 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 6.7 6.5
Robbery 4 47.0 97.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 10 117.5 578.9 279.7
Property Crime 168 1,973.7 2,260.5 1,958.2
Burglary 18 211.5 379.5 314.2
Larceny 139 1,633.0 1,611.7 1,398.0
Car Theft 11 129.2 269.3 246.0

Sitka, AK Cost Of Living

133
Sitka's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Sitka Alaska National Average
Overall 133 127 100
Services 110 112 100
Groceries 135 134 100
Health 152 150 100
Housing 164 136 100
Transportation 126 121 100
Utilities 140 150 100

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Map Of Sitka, AK

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Population over time in Sitka

Year Population % Change
2020 8,569 -1.9%
2019 8,738 -0.8%
2018 8,810 -1.2%
2017 8,921 -0.2%
2016 8,943 -0.2%
2015 8,957 0.1%
2014 8,945 0.4%
2013 8,909 0.3%
2012 8,879 -0.2%
2011 8,894 -

Race / Ethnicity in Sitka

White
61.5% (5,266)
African American
0.4% (37)
American Indian
11.1% (948)
Asian
7.6% (652)
Hawaiian
0.2% (14)
Other
0.2% (19)
Two Or More
12.1% (1,041)
Hispanic
6.9% (592)
Race Sitka AK USA
White 61.5% 59.7% 60.1%
African American 0.4% 3.1% 12.2%
American Indian 11.1% 14.1% 0.6%
Asian 7.6% 6.2% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.2% 1.4% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.4% 0.3%
Two Or More 12.1% 7.9% 2.8%
Hispanic 6.9% 7.2% 18.2%

Gender in Sitka

Female
48.6% (4,162)
Male
51.4% (4,406)
Gender Sitka AK USA
Female 48.6% 47.8% 50.8%
Male 51.4% 52.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sitka for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (257)
9-12th Grade
3.0% (257)
High School / GED
25.0% (2,142)
Some College
24.0% (2,056)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (942)
Bachelor's Degree
22.0% (1,885)
Master's Degree
9.0% (771)
Professional Degree
2.0% (171)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (85)
Education Sitka AK USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 24.0% 26.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 22.0% 19.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Sitka, Alaska

Less than $10,000
2.7% (23,509)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.3% (28,307)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.3% (54,215)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.5% (55,415)
$35,000 to $49,999
10.3% (88,520)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (149,453)
$75,000 to $99,999
19.0% (163,127)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.3% (148,254)
$150,000 to $199,999
10.6% (91,159)
$200,000 or more
6.4% (54,935)
Income Sitka AK USA
Less than $10,000 2.7% 3.8% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.3% 2.9% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.3% 6.2% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.5% 6.7% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 10.3% 10.1% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 18.3% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 19.0% 14.2% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.3% 19.3% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 10.6% 9.6% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 6.4% 8.8% 8.3%

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