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Housing density: 1 houses/condos per square mile
Median contract rent in 2009: $776 (lower quartile is $572, upper quartile is $960)
Median gross rent in Sitka, AK in 2009: $934
Housing units in Sitka with a mortgage: 825 (44 second mortgage, 42 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 350
Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $104,625
Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $64,020
Median monthly housing costs: $970
Detached houses: $403,202Here:$403,202State:$264,617
Townhouses or other attached units: $285,992Here:$285,992State:$213,298
In 2-unit structures: $644,048Here:$644,048State:$253,086
In 3-to-4-unit structures: $24,627Here:$24,627State:$248,602
Mobile homes: $70,729Here:$70,729State:$42,305
Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,989Here:$15,989State:$62,044
1,834 spouses, 2,699 children (2,436 natural, 114 adopted, 149 stepchildren), 93 grandchildren, 33 brothers or sisters, 31 parents, 133 other relatives, 181 non-relatives
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 2009 house/condo value by year built
Year house built
Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
Percentage of workers working in this county: 97.2%
Number of people working at home: 183 (4.1% of all workers)
Most common places of birth for the foreign-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.
Educational Attainment for Males (%)
Educational Attainment for Females (%)
Class of Workers
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 6.3%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 6.8%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 11.8%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 8.8%
Unemployment rate for Asian males: 11.6%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 14.8%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 8.9%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 0.0%
Median household income in 2009 for:
Median worth of mobile homes: $41,400
House/condo owner moved in on average 12 years ago
Renter moved in on average 4 years ago
Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Sitka:
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 (Noninst.)
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