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Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska (AK)

County population in 2015: 13,858 (77% urban, 23% rural); it was 14,070 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 2,144
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 932
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 3,278
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,229 (it was 2,121 in 2000)
% of renters here:

39%
State:

37%

Land area: 1233 sq. mi.

Water area: 520.8 sq. mi.

Population density: 11 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ketchikan Gateway Borough: 85.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (20.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (18.8%), Retail trade (10.9%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 35%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 53%
  • Unpaid family work: 5%
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Ketchikan Gateway Borough races chart

Races in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (63.5%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (14.2%)
  • Two or more races (8.9%)
  • Asian alone (7.5%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.1%)
Median resident age:  38.8 years
Alaska median age:  33.5 years
Males: 7,155  (51.6%)
Females: 6,703  (48.4%)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough,AK real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

2.0 people
Alaska:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $67,698 ($51,344 in 1999)

This county:

$67,698
Alaska:

$76,440

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $944 (lower quartile is $687, upper quartile is $1,335)
This county:

$944
State:

$1096


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $312,433 (it was $160,300 in 2000)
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

$312,433
Alaska:

$267,800
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $224,151 - $435,779

Mean price in 2016:

Detached houses: $322,014
Here:

$322,014
State:

$309,264

Townhouses or other attached units: $374,679
Here:

$374,679
State:

$256,306

In 2-unit structures: $306,367
Here:

$306,367
State:

$318,984

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $396,526
Here:

$396,526
State:

$261,784

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $93,531
Here:

$93,531
State:

$155,054

Mobile homes: $109,556
Here:

$109,556
State:

$109,161

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $39,730
Here:

$39,730
State:

$314,087
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,756
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $573

Institutionalized population: 120
Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2001: 30 buildings, average cost: $152,700
  • 2002: 17 buildings, average cost: $149,800
  • 2003: 29 buildings, average cost: $157,100
  • 2004: 40 buildings, average cost: $162,800
  • 2005: 20 buildings, average cost: $172,700
  • 2006: 39 buildings, average cost: $184,700
  • 2007: 38 buildings, average cost: $199,600
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $215,900
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $225,800
  • 2010: 15 buildings, average cost: $211,700
  • 2011: 14 buildings, average cost: $220,200
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $224,300
  • 2013: 24 buildings, average cost: $228,200
  • 2014: 28 buildings, average cost: $249,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

2008 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,257 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,561 (0.7%)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough household income distribution in 2009 Ketchikan Gateway Borough home values distribution Ketchikan Gateway Borough contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.8%
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

11.8%
Alaska:

9.9%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 9.4% for Black residents, 36.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 27.6% for American Indian residents, 46.5% for other race residents, 17.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 38.8 years old
(Males: 37.8 years old, Females: 40.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 43.4 years old, Black residents: 26.6 years old, American Indian residents: 34.0 years old, Asian residents: 46.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 27.1 years old, Other race residents: 37.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Ketchikan Gateway Borough is $774 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $930 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1355 a month.

Cities in this county include: Ketchikan, Saxman, Loring.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Alaska:

5.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 456
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.8%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 25.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,134 (70.2% naturalized citizens)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

8.2%
Whole state:

7.7%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 254
  • 2000 to 2009: 287
  • 1990 to 1999: 272
  • 1980 to 1989: 202
  • 1970 to 1979: 150
  • Before 1970: 159
Note: State values scaled to Ketchikan Gateway Borough population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 96.9%

Ketchikan Gateway Borough marital status for males Ketchikan Gateway Borough marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,294
  • One, attached: 224
  • Two: 960
  • 3 or 4: 405
  • 5 to 9: 228
  • 10 to 19: 268
  • 20 to 49: 243
  • 50 or more: 360
  • Mobile homes: 232
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 24

Housing units in Ketchikan Gateway Borough with a mortgage: 1,971 (39 second mortgage, 165 home equity loan, 25 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,146

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

63.1% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Ketchikan Gateway Borough

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,91721
Catholic9202
Other7664
Mainline Protestant6434
None9,231-
Ketchikan Gateway Borough Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.30 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

3.04 / 10,000 pop.
Alaska:

2.30 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
This county:

11.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.82 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

7.5%
Alaska:

6.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

33.1%
State:

27.8%

Earthquake activity:

Ketchikan Gateway Borough-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Alaska state average. It is 19% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 7/10/1958 at 06:15:53, a magnitude 8.3 (8.3 UK, Class: Great, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 278.4 miles away from Ketchikan Gateway Borough center
On 7/30/1972 at 21:45:14, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 196.2 miles away from the county center
On 6/28/2004 at 09:49:47, a magnitude 6.8 (5.9 MB, 6.8 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 12.4 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 121.8 miles away from the county center
On 10/24/1927 at 15:59:44, a magnitude 7.1 (7.1 UK) earthquake occurred 232.1 miles away from the county center
On 3/6/1988 at 22:35:38, a magnitude 7.8 (6.8 MB, 7.6 MS, 7.8 MW, 7.4 ML) earthquake occurred 446.3 miles away from Ketchikan Gateway Borough center
On 2/17/2001 at 20:11:30, a magnitude 6.2 (5.5 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.2 MW, Depth: 12.4 mi) earthquake occurred 127.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (13%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Wood products (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Health care (15%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Social assistance (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Philippines (59%)
  • India (4%)
  • Romania (3%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Mexico (2%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Ketchikan Gateway Borough (%):

  • German (8%)
  • European (6%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Norwegian (5%)
  • American (4%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • English (3%)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 4,456 (64.0%)
  • Carpooled: 1,191 (17.1%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 115 (1.7%)
  • Ferryboat: 68 (1.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 193 (2.8%)
  • Bicycle: 20 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 717 (10.3%)
  • Worked at home: 192 (2.8%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


People in group quarters in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska in 2000:

  • 64 people in nursing homes
  • 44 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 29 people in military ships
  • 24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 18 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 16 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 13 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 10 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 8 people in halfway houses
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska in 2010:

  • 69 people in state prisons
  • 40 people in maritime/merchant vessels
  • 32 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 26 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 24 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 21 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 19 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 11 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 4 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $59,302.

7.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,432 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.91%
Alaska average:

8.87%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
1.86% relocated from other counties in Alaska ($10,749 average AGI)
6.05% relocated from other states ($28,681 average AGI)
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

6.05%
Alaska average:

6.04%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.39% ($37,524 average AGI)
from Juneau City and Borough, AK  0.33% ($39,000)
from Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.28% ($47,200)


8.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($39,484 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.47%
Alaska average:

8.83%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.33% relocated to other counties in Alaska ($11,261 average AGI)
6.15% relocated to other states ($28,222 average AGI)
Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

6.15%
Alaska average:

5.99%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Anchorage Municipality, AK  0.63% ($33,353 average AGI)
to Juneau City and Borough, AK  0.50% ($35,963)
to King County, WA  0.46% ($27,640)
to Snohomish County, WA  0.24% ($31,308)
to Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK  0.20% ($33,727)
to Thurston County, WA  0.18% ($27,700)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.4

Births per 1000 population in Ketchikan Gateway Borough

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 7.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Ketchikan Gateway Borough

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 5.8
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.2

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Ketchikan Gateway Borough

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 22.9%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.2%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Ketchikan Gateway Borough
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Ketchikan Gateway Borough


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,540 (1,276 aged, 264 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 373 (12%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Most common underlying causes of death in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (115)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (70)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (59)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (59)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (58)
  • Unspecified dementia (44)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (33)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (31)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (30)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (29)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 11%

Household type by relationship:

Households: 13,858
  • In family households: 10,588 (1,496 male householders, 1,697 female householders)
    2,403 spouses, 3,836 children (3,526 natural, 127 adopted, 179 stepchildren), 274 grandchildren, 59 brothers or sisters, 98 parents, 161 other relatives, 535 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 3,038 (1,135 male householders (768 living alone)), 896 female householders (720 living alone)), 1,020 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 289

Size of family households: 1,345 2-persons, 722 3-persons, 610 4-persons, 336 5-persons, 83 6-persons, 77 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,486 1-person, 414 2-persons, 31 3-persons, 97 4-persons, 6 5-persons.

1,961 married couples with children.
803 single-parent households (266 men, 537 women).

90.4% of residents of Ketchikan Gateway Borough speak English at home.
2.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (87% speak English very well, 13% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% speak English very well, 6% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
6.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other language at home (81% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $128,992,000 ($9,737 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,617,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $25,116,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $10,314,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,000
Federal grants: $51,072,000
Federal procurement contracts: $13,225,000 ($4,661,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $29,259,000 ($65,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $453,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $15,541,000
Federal Government insurance: $8,454,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 943
Here:

71 per 1000 residents
State:

80 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 477
Here:

36 per 1000 residents
State:

25 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +91
Here:

+7 per 1000 residents
State:

+9 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -1,333
Here -101 per 1000 residents
State -7 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Ketchikan Gateway Borough

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 5.07 millions of gallons per day (all from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

5.8

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.8
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 157
  • 2000 to 2009: 386
  • 1990 to 1999: 871
  • 1980 to 1989: 1,184
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,316
  • 1960 to 1969: 482
  • 1950 to 1959: 759
  • 1940 to 1949: 264
  • 1939 or earlier: 594
Note: State values scaled to Ketchikan Gateway Borough population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Ketchikan Gateway Borough population
  • 1 room: 18
  • 2 rooms: 53
  • 3 rooms: 196
  • 4 rooms: 536
  • 5 rooms: 583
  • 6 rooms: 508
  • 7 rooms: 386
  • 8 rooms: 437
  • 9+ rooms: 397
  • 1 room: 189
  • 2 rooms: 230
  • 3 rooms: 445
  • 4 rooms: 487
  • 5 rooms: 328
  • 6 rooms: 186
  • 7 rooms: 90
  • 8 rooms: 26
  • 9+ rooms: 83
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Ketchikan Gateway Borough population
  • no bedroom: 19
  • 1 bedroom: 190
  • 2 bedrooms: 606
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,417
  • 4 bedrooms: 563
  • 5+ bedrooms: 275
  • no bedroom: 222
  • 1 bedroom: 531
  • 2 bedrooms: 631
  • 3 bedrooms: 532
  • 4 bedrooms: 113
  • 5+ bedrooms: 41
Cars and other vehicles available in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, Alaska in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Ketchikan Gateway Borough population
  • no vehicle: 157
  • 1 vehicle: 842
  • 2 vehicles: 1,257
  • 3 vehicles: 637
  • 4 vehicles: 153
  • 5+ vehicles: 41
  • no vehicle: 483
  • 1 vehicle: 996
  • 2 vehicles: 460
  • 3 vehicles: 97
  • 4 vehicles: 4
  • 5+ vehicles: 8

80% of Ketchikan Gateway Borough residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 38% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 84% lived in Alaska.

Ketchikan Gateway Borough:

79.7%
State average:

81.2%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,685
  • Other state: 6,786
  • Northeast: 510
  • Midwest: 1,383
  • South: 991
  • West: 3,895

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Ketchikan Gateway Borough
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (58.0%)
  • Electricity (24.8%)
  • Wood (10.4%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (4.2%)
  • Utility gas (2.7%)
  • Other fuel (1.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (43.5%)
  • Electricity (42.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.0%)
  • Wood (2.5%)
  • Utility gas (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (1.0%)
  • No fuel used (0.6%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 150
Here:

10.3%
Alaska:

8.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 18
Here:

2.5%
Alaska:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 44
Here:

14.8%
Alaska:

11.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $1,906,000
    Air Transportation: $1,229,000
    Parks and Recreation: $908,000
    Local Fire Protection: $454,000
    Sewerage: $138,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $0
  • Current Operations - Elementary and Secondary Education: $25,543,000
    General - Other: $9,637,000
    Air Transportation: $1,757,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,539,000
    Parks and Recreation: $1,520,000
    Financial Administration: $1,386,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,277,000
    Transit Utilities: $685,000
    Local Fire Protection: $682,000
    Sewerage: $411,000
    Libraries: $396,000
    Health - Other: $326,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $254,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,889,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Elementary and Secondary Education: $88,000
    Local Fire Protection: $70,000
    General - Other: $46,000
    Air Transportation: $11,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $20,027,000

Ketchikan Gateway Borough government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $1,806,000
    Sea and Inland Port Facilities: $1,538,000
    Air Transportation: $744,000
    Sewerage: $587,000
    Parks and Recreation: $407,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education School Lunch: $109,000
    Parking Facilities: $77,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education - Other: $54,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,259,000
    Education: $701,000
    General Local Government Support: $566,000
    Air Transportation: $411,000
    Natural Resources: $365,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $3,681,000
  • Miscellaneous - Sale of Property: $2,692,000
    Interest Earnings: $852,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $152,000
    Special Assessments: $41,000
  • Revenue - Transit Utilities: $204,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Education: $16,088,000
    All Other: $1,488,000
    General Local Government Support: $294,000
    Housing and Community Development: $11,000
  • Tax - Property: $8,481,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $7,786,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $177,000
    Other License: $90,000
    Other Selective Sales: $43,000

Ketchikan Gateway Borough government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,690,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $35,526,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,264,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,100,000

Ketchikan Gateway Borough government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,167,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $12,092,000

Ketchikan Gateway Borough Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Ketchikan Gateway Borough Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5270.9 years
Robert5069.7 years
William4673.6 years
Mary3875.1 years
James3768.0 years
George3169.5 years
Charles2670.7 years
Donald2369.4 years
Edward2073.9 years
Richard1868.2 years
Most common last names in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2573.8 years
Williams2473.0 years
Smith2072.0 years
Thompson1379.5 years
Jones1171.3 years
Nelson1175.2 years
Allen1177.1 years
Erickson1078.0 years
Charles1071.4 years
Jackson1065.6 years
Businesses in Ketchikan Gateway Borough, AK
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Starbucks1
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