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Sitka, Alaska Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $339,507 (it was $174,700 in 2000)
Sitka:

$339,507
Alaska:

$254,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $230,604 - $435,351
Median year house/condo built: 1982

Median year apartment built: 1975

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,563

Size of family households: 855 2-persons, 622 3-persons, 446 4-persons, 188 5-persons, 46 6-persons, 88 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 800 1-person, 196 2-persons, 24 3-persons, 12 4-persons, 4 5-persons.

1,635 married couples with children.
523 single-parent households (139 men, 384 women).

90.4% of residents of Sitka speak English at home.
1.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (79% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
0.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 4% speak English not well).
5.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (63% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 16% speak English not well).
2.4% of residents speak other language at home (90% speak English very well, 8% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 447 (5.1%)
(60.6% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.6
State:

5.7

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.8
State:

3.9

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Sitka, Alaska:

  • 49no bedroom
  • 2061 bedroom
  • 4012 bedrooms
  • 8303 bedrooms
  • 3464 bedrooms
  • 735+ bedrooms

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sitka, Alaska:

  • 120no bedroom
  • 3671 bedroom
  • 5642 bedrooms
  • 2513 bedrooms
  • 714 bedrooms
  • 05+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Sitka in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 120no vehicle
  • 4901 vehicle
  • 1,0742 vehicles
  • 2033 vehicles
  • 184 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles

Cars and other vehicles available in Sitka in renter-occupied apartments

  • 268no vehicle
  • 6911 vehicle
  • 3342 vehicles
  • 753 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 05+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Sitka, Alaska:

  • 311 room
  • 1072 rooms
  • 1673 rooms
  • 1994 rooms
  • 3865 rooms
  • 4206 rooms
  • 2507 rooms
  • 1358 rooms
  • 2109+ rooms

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Sitka, Alaska:

  • 1041 room
  • 1432 rooms
  • 3133 rooms
  • 3664 rooms
  • 2455 rooms
  • 1086 rooms
  • 457 rooms
  • 348 rooms
  • 159+ rooms

Year house built

Median 2013 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

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

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Sitka, AK household income distribution

  • Sitka, AK household income distribution
  • 207Less than $10,000
  • 137$10,000 to $14,999
  • 127$15,000 to $19,999
  • 126$20,000 to $24,999
  • 217$25,000 to $29,999
  • 205$30,000 to $34,999
  • 176$35,000 to $39,999
  • 160$40,000 to $44,999
  • 211$45,000 to $49,999
  • 392$50,000 to $59,999
  • 332$60,000 to $74,999
  • 507$75,000 to $99,999
  • 195$100,000 to $124,999
  • 120$125,000 to $149,999
  • 85$150,000 to $199,999
  • 84$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Sitka, AK

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2013 in Sitka, AK
  • 38Less than $10,000
  • 55$15,000 to $19,999
  • 2$20,000 to $24,999
  • 4$25,000 to $29,999
  • 2$35,000 to $39,999
  • 14$40,000 to $49,999
  • 31$50,000 to $59,999
  • 10$60,000 to $69,999
  • 38$70,000 to $79,999
  • 18$80,000 to $89,999
  • 30$100,000 to $124,999
  • 4$125,000 to $149,999
  • 55$150,000 to $174,999
  • 86$175,000 to $199,999
  • 156$200,000 to $249,999
  • 256$250,000 to $299,999
  • 594$300,000 to $399,999
  • 333$400,000 to $499,999
  • 170$500,000 to $749,999
  • 79$750,000 to $999,999
  • 37$1,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Sitka, AK

  • Rent paid by renters in 2013 in Sitka, AK
  • 9Less than $100
  • 14$100 to $149
  • 9$150 to $199
  • 44$250 to $299
  • 23$300 to $349
  • 21$400 to $449
  • 16$450 to $499
  • 28$500 to $549
  • 12$550 to $599
  • 35$600 to $649
  • 53$650 to $699
  • 118$700 to $749
  • 75$750 to $799
  • 188$800 to $899
  • 111$900 to $999
  • 285$1,000 to $1,249
  • 70$1,250 to $1,499
  • 120$1,500 to $1,999
  • 130$2,000 or more
  • 170No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 941995 to March 2000
  • 241990 to 1994
  • 511985 to 1989
  • 941980 to 1984
  • 251975 to 1979
  • 551970 to 1974
  • 321965 to 1969
  • 72Before 1965
Sitka commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 682
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,586
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,181
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 398
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 108
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 7
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 65
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 6
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 12
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 21
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 32
  • 90 or more minutes: 139
Sitka, AK Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 97.2%
Number of people working at home: 183 (4.1% of all workers)

Sitka mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 2,501 (57%)
  • Carpooled: 885 (20%)
  • Taxi: 24 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 159 (4%)
  • Walked: 536 (12%)
  • Other means: 132 (3%)
  • Worked at home: 183 (4%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 2,512
 German: 819
 Irish: 772
 English: 498
 Norwegian: 425
 Italian: 298
 United States or American: 224
 Polish: 212
 French (except Basque): 206
 Swedish: 190
 Scottish: 180
 Scotch-Irish: 143
 French Canadian: 106
 European: 104
 Welsh: 81
 Finnish: 78
 Dutch: 59
 Yugoslavian: 57
 Russian: 45
 Ukrainian: 45
 Scandinavian: 44
 Portuguese: 42
 Canadian: 34
 Czech: 31
 Danish: 28
 British: 25
 Greek: 23
 Northern European: 21
 Lithuanian: 18
 Hungarian: 17
 Swiss: 15
 Lebanese: 14
 Arab:: 14
 Austrian: 12
 Belgian: 10
 Icelander: 6
 Pennsylvania German: 6
 Acadian/Cajun: 6
 Romanian: 6
 Slavic: 6
 Czechoslovakian: 4
 Subsaharan African:: 3
 South African: 3

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

  • 55%Philippines
  • 11%Canada
  • 11%Micronesia
  • 8%Polynesia
  • 6%Germany
  • 2%Other Northern Europe
  • 2%United Kingdom

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

44% of Sitka residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 47% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Alaska.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 17
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 5
  • 5th and 6th grade: 15
  • 7th and 8th grade: 48
  • 9th grade: 25
  • 10th grade: 52
  • 11th grade: 18
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 122
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 756
  • Less than 1 year of college: 216
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 539
  • Associate degree: 217
  • Bachelor's degree: 563
  • Master's degree: 188
  • Professional school degree: 24
  • Doctorate degree: 11

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 18
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 9
  • 7th and 8th grade: 46
  • 9th grade: 28
  • 10th grade: 24
  • 11th grade: 75
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 25
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 661
  • Less than 1 year of college: 262
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 469
  • Associate degree: 304
  • Bachelor's degree: 621
  • Master's degree: 179
  • Professional school degree: 66
  • Doctorate degree: 5

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.3%Males
  • 6.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • 8.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 11.6%Males
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 14.8%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 8.9%Males
Sitka marital status for males
Sitka marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

Median worth of mobile homes: $67,755

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 4%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 3%

House/condo owner moved in on average 14 years ago

Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sitka:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 80.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 15.6%Electricity
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.6%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 62.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 31.1%Electricity
  • 2.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.7%Other fuel
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 0.9%Utility gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 32
Here:

2.7%
Alaska:

6.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 47
Here:

8.6%
Alaska:

5.9%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 191
Here:

37.5%
Alaska:

14.1%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

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)