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Work and Jobs in Ketchikan, Alaska (AK) Detailed Stats: Occupations, Industries, Unemployment, Workers, Commute

 

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Based on the data from 2000 / 2009 when the population of Ketchikan, Alaska was 7,922 / 7,515

Most common industries (%)

Most common industries for males (%)

Most common industries for females (%)

Most Common Industries

Industry

All

Males

Females

Public administration10.1% (393)10.2% (198)10.1% (195)
Health care9.6% (375)5.4% (106)13.9% (269)
Accommodation and food services8.7% (340)6.0% (117)11.5% (223)
Construction7.1% (276)10.6% (207)3.6% (69)
Educational services4.9% (191)3.7% (72)6.1% (119)
Professional, scientific, and technical services4.3% (168)4.8% (94)3.8% (74)
Social assistance4.2% (165)2.0% (39)6.5% (126)
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting4.2% (164)7.1% (139)1.3% (25)
Finance and insurance3.8% (147)2.7% (52)4.9% (95)
Other transportation, and support activities, and couriers3.8% (146)6.3% (123)1.2% (23)
Food and beverage stores3.7% (143)2.9% (57)4.4% (86)
Water transportation2.8% (109)3.8% (74)1.8% (35)
Wood products2.3% (91)4.0% (78)0.7% (13)
Air transportation2.3% (88)2.1% (40)2.5% (48)
Real estate and rental and leasing2.1% (82)2.4% (47)1.8% (35)
Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, and similar organizations2.1% (80)1.2% (23)2.9% (57)
Arts, entertainment, and recreation1.9% (74)1.6% (31)2.2% (43)
Administrative and support and waste management services1.8% (70)2.3% (44)1.3% (26)
Food1.6% (64)2.2% (42)1.1% (22)
Groceries and related products merchant wholesalers1.4% (54)2.1% (41)0.7% (13)
Used merchandise, gift, novelty, and souvenir, and other miscellaneous stores1.4% (53)0.7% (13)2.1% (40)
Personal and laundry services1.3% (52)0.3% (5)2.4% (47)
Repair and maintenance1.1% (43)2.2% (43)0.0% (0)
Broadcasting and telecommunications1.1% (42)1.9% (37)0.3% (5)
Utilities1.1% (42)2.2% (42)0.0% (0)
U. S. Postal service0.9% (34)1.1% (21)0.7% (13)
Motor vehicle and parts dealers0.7% (29)1.2% (24)0.3% (5)
Department and other general merchandise stores0.7% (27)0.6% (11)0.8% (16)
Fuel dealers0.7% (26)0.2% (3)1.2% (23)
Publishing, and motion picture and sound recording industries0.7% (26)0.8% (15)0.6% (11)
Data processing, libraries, and other information services0.6% (25)0.0% (0)1.3% (25)
Printing and related support activities0.6% (24)0.9% (17)0.4% (7)
Retail florists0.6% (22)0.3% (6)0.8% (16)
Furniture and home furnishings, and household appliance stores0.5% (18)0.0% (0)0.9% (18)
Transportation equipment0.5% (18)0.9% (18)0.0% (0)
Music stores0.4% (17)0.4% (7)0.5% (10)
Paper0.3% (12)0.3% (5)0.4% (7)
Book stores and news dealers0.3% (12)0.0% (0)0.6% (12)
Clothing and accessories, including shoe, stores0.3% (12)0.0% (0)0.6% (12)
Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores0.3% (11)0.3% (6)0.3% (5)
Gasoline stations0.3% (11)0.0% (0)0.6% (11)
Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers0.3% (10)0.5% (10)0.0% (0)
Other direct selling establishments0.3% (10)0.3% (5)0.3% (5)
Office supplies and stationery stores0.3% (10)0.0% (0)0.5% (10)
Sporting goods, camera, and hobby and toy stores0.3% (10)0.0% (0)0.5% (10)
Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers0.2% (8)0.0% (0)0.4% (8)
Private households0.2% (8)0.0% (0)0.4% (8)
Lumber and other construction materials merchant wholesalers0.2% (7)0.0% (0)0.4% (7)
Radio, TV, and computer stores0.2% (6)0.0% (0)0.3% (6)
Truck transportation0.2% (6)0.3% (6)0.0% (0)
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction0.2% (6)0.3% (6)0.0% (0)
Miscellaneous manufacturing0.2% (6)0.0% (0)0.3% (6)
Petroleum and petroleum products merchant wholesalers0.2% (6)0.3% (6)0.0% (0)
Metals and minerals, except petroleum, merchant wholesalers0.1% (5)0.3% (5)0.0% (0)
Warehousing and storage0.1% (5)0.3% (5)0.0% (0)
Alcoholic beverages merchant wholesalers0.1% (5)0.3% (5)0.0% (0)
Petroleum and coal products0.1% (4)0.2% (4)0.0% (0)

Most common occupations (%)

Most common occupations for males (%)

Most common occupations for females (%)

Most common occupations

Occupation

All

Males

Females

Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers5.4% (211)6.2% (120)4.7% (91)
Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks3.8% (146)0.3% (5)7.3% (141)
Other sales and related workers including supervisors3.5% (138)3.6% (70)3.5% (68)
Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors3.5% (137)1.8% (35)5.3% (102)
Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations3.4% (131)4.0% (77)2.8% (54)
Information and record clerks except customer service representatives3.4% (131)1.2% (24)5.5% (107)
Retail sales workers except cashiers3.2% (124)1.8% (36)4.5% (88)
Secretaries and administrative assistants2.9% (111)0.0% (0)5.7% (111)
Rail and water transportation workers2.6% (103)4.6% (89)0.7% (14)
Cooks and food preparation workers2.6% (103)1.5% (30)3.8% (73)
Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors2.6% (101)5.2% (101)0.0% (0)
Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers2.5% (97)2.2% (42)2.8% (55)
Registered nurses2.4% (94)0.0% (0)4.8% (94)
Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers2.4% (92)1.3% (26)3.4% (66)
Laborers and material movers, hand2.3% (90)3.6% (70)1.0% (20)
Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides2.2% (85)1.3% (26)3.0% (59)
Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists2.1% (82)2.8% (54)1.4% (28)
Other production occupations including supervisors1.9% (73)2.9% (56)0.9% (17)
Cashiers1.9% (72)0.8% (15)2.9% (57)
Child care workers1.8% (69)0.4% (7)3.2% (62)
Top executives1.7% (68)2.1% (40)1.4% (28)
Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers1.7% (67)3.4% (67)0.0% (0)
Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors1.7% (66)1.1% (22)2.3% (44)
Carpenters1.5% (60)2.7% (52)0.4% (8)
Financial clerks except bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks1.5% (60)0.3% (6)2.8% (54)
Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers1.5% (58)2.9% (56)0.1% (2)
Motor vehicle operators except bus and truck drivers1.4% (55)2.5% (48)0.4% (7)
Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses1.4% (53)0.7% (14)2.0% (39)
Accountants and auditors1.2% (46)0.6% (11)1.8% (35)
Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers1.1% (44)0.4% (8)1.9% (36)
Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing1.1% (42)0.8% (16)1.3% (26)
Business operations specialists1.1% (42)1.2% (24)0.9% (18)
Law enforcement workers including supervisors1.1% (42)2.2% (42)0.0% (0)
Electricians1.1% (41)1.5% (29)0.6% (12)
Food processing workers1.0% (38)1.6% (31)0.4% (7)
Construction laborers1.0% (37)1.9% (37)0.0% (0)
Other protective service workers including supervisors1.0% (37)1.1% (22)0.8% (15)
Life and physical scientists0.9% (35)1.8% (35)0.0% (0)
Personal appearance workers0.9% (34)0.3% (5)1.5% (29)
Lawyers0.8% (33)0.9% (18)0.8% (15)
Driver/sales workers and truck drivers0.8% (32)1.6% (32)0.0% (0)
Metal workers and plastic workers0.8% (32)1.6% (32)0.0% (0)
Transportation, tourism, and lodging attendants0.8% (31)0.8% (15)0.8% (16)
Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations0.8% (30)0.0% (0)1.5% (30)
Air transportation workers0.8% (30)1.2% (24)0.3% (6)
Physicians and surgeons0.7% (29)0.8% (16)0.7% (13)
Architects, surveyors, and cartographers0.7% (28)1.0% (19)0.5% (9)
Financial managers0.7% (28)0.7% (14)0.7% (14)
Agricultural workers including supervisors0.7% (27)0.8% (15)0.6% (12)
Material moving workers except laborers and material movers, hand0.7% (27)1.4% (27)0.0% (0)
Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers0.7% (26)1.3% (26)0.0% (0)
Waiters and waitresses0.6% (25)0.2% (4)1.1% (21)
Other healthcare support occupations0.6% (24)0.2% (4)1.0% (20)
Religious workers0.6% (23)0.9% (17)0.3% (6)
Postsecondary teachers0.6% (23)1.2% (23)0.0% (0)
Media and communication equipment workers0.6% (22)0.8% (16)0.3% (6)
Bus drivers0.5% (20)0.8% (15)0.3% (5)
Other health diagnosing and treating practitioners and technical occupations0.5% (19)1.0% (19)0.0% (0)
Engineers0.5% (19)1.0% (19)0.0% (0)
Health technologists and technicians0.5% (19)0.7% (14)0.3% (5)
Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers0.5% (18)0.3% (6)0.6% (12)
Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors0.4% (17)0.9% (17)0.0% (0)
Customer service representatives0.4% (17)0.2% (4)0.7% (13)
Woodworkers0.4% (16)0.8% (16)0.0% (0)
Operations specialties managers except financial managers0.4% (15)0.5% (10)0.3% (5)
Computer specialists0.4% (15)0.8% (15)0.0% (0)
Secondary school teachers0.3% (13)0.0% (0)0.7% (13)
Supervisors, construction and extraction workers0.3% (13)0.7% (13)0.0% (0)
Plant and system operators0.3% (13)0.7% (13)0.0% (0)
Therapists0.3% (12)0.0% (0)0.6% (12)
Other financial specialists0.3% (12)0.3% (6)0.3% (6)
Librarians, curators, and archivists0.3% (11)0.0% (0)0.6% (11)
Art and design workers0.3% (11)0.0% (0)0.6% (11)
Legal support workers0.2% (9)0.3% (5)0.2% (4)
Supervisors, transportation and material moving workers0.2% (9)0.5% (9)0.0% (0)
Printing workers0.2% (8)0.4% (8)0.0% (0)
Special education teachers0.2% (7)0.0% (0)0.4% (7)
Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians0.2% (6)0.3% (6)0.0% (0)
Painters and paperhangers0.1% (4)0.2% (4)0.0% (0)
Unemployment by race in 2000:

Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 8.7%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 3.8%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 21.8%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 10.8%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 5.1%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 7.0%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 12.7%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 0.0%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 28.3%

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Males

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008 (%) - Females

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000 (%)

Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2008:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

3.1% (117)
Alaska:

3.1% (9,891)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    3.8% (76)
    Alaska:

    3.5% (5,968)
    12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    2.4% (41)
    Alaska:

    2.7% (3,923)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

1.0% (36)
Alaska:

3.0% (9,612)
    5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    2.1% (36)
    Alaska:

    2.1% (3,119)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

3.1% (116)
Alaska:

4.4% (14,096)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    3.1% (63)
    Alaska:

    6.1% (10,400)
    5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    3.1% (53)
    Alaska:

    2.5% (3,696)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

7.2% (268)
Alaska:

8.1% (25,878)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    8.4% (169)
    Alaska:

    10.6% (18,099)
    6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    5.7% (99)
    Alaska:

    5.3% (7,779)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

14.4% (540)
Alaska:

9.0% (28,612)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    22.4% (453)
    Alaska:

    9.5% (16,307)
    6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    5.0% (87)
    Alaska:

    8.3% (12,305)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

12.1% (452)
Alaska:

12.6% (40,366)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    13.5% (273)
    Alaska:

    13.4% (22,912)
    7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    10.4% (179)
    Alaska:

    11.8% (17,454)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

23.2% (869)
Alaska:

16.3% (51,946)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    18.5% (374)
    Alaska:

    13.7% (23,459)
    7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    28.7% (495)
    Alaska:

    19.3% (28,487)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

10.3% (387)
Alaska:

10.3% (32,851)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    8.5% (171)
    Alaska:

    8.5% (14,558)
    8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    12.5% (216)
    Alaska:

    12.4% (18,293)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

6.8% (256)
Alaska:

6.9% (22,016)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    5.7% (116)
    Alaska:

    5.2% (8,841)
    8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    8.1% (140)
    Alaska:

    8.9% (13,175)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

4.8% (180)
Alaska:

6.5% (20,798)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    4.4% (89)
    Alaska:

    6.1% (10,532)
    9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    5.3% (91)
    Alaska:

    7.0% (10,266)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

1.5% (58)
Alaska:

3.6% (11,605)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    1.6% (33)
    Alaska:

    3.1% (5,291)
    10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    1.5% (25)
    Alaska:

    4.3% (6,314)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Ketchikan:

5.1% (192)
Alaska:

6.7% (21,369)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    3.6% (72)
    Alaska:

    6.6% (11,334)
    12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    7.0% (120)
    Alaska:

    6.8% (10,035)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Ketchikan:

7.2% (271)
Alaska:

7.6% (24,217)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    6.4% (130)
    Alaska:

    8.3% (14,207)
    4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m. - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    8.2% (141)
    Alaska:

    6.8% (10,010)
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2000:
12:00 a.m. to 4:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

1.3% (51)
Alaska:

2.5% (7,216)
5:00 a.m. to 5:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

1.1% (42)
Alaska:

2.0% (5,847)
5:30 a.m. to 5:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

3.5% (134)
Alaska:

3.4% (9,831)
6:00 a.m. to 6:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

8.7% (331)
Alaska:

6.3% (18,356)
6:30 a.m. to 6:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

8.8% (336)
Alaska:

9.3% (26,900)
7:00 a.m. to 7:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

10.7% (407)
Alaska:

13.2% (38,331)
7:30 a.m. to 7:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

21.0% (798)
Alaska:

17.8% (51,692)
8:00 a.m. to 8:29 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

9.1% (346)
Alaska:

10.6% (30,799)
8:30 a.m. to 8:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

6.8% (257)
Alaska:

6.4% (18,465)
9:00 a.m. to 9:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

8.4% (320)
Alaska:

7.0% (20,202)
10:00 a.m. to 10:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

2.2% (83)
Alaska:

3.2% (9,274)
11:00 a.m. to 11:59 a.m.:
Ketchikan:

2.0% (75)
Alaska:

1.5% (4,466)
12:00 p.m. to 3:59 p.m.:
Ketchikan:

7.4% (280)
Alaska:

6.2% (18,026)
4:00 p.m. to 11:59 p.m.:
Ketchikan:

5.6% (214)
Alaska:

6.6% (19,214)

Percentage of workers working in this county: 97.8%
Number of people working at home: 131 (3.4% of all workers)

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,725 (+21.8%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,205 (84.2%)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%)

Working at home in 2008 - Ketchikan

Working at home in 2008 - Alaska

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Males

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2008 (%) - Females

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2000 (%)

Working at home in 2000 - Ketchikan

Working at home in 2000 - Alaska

Travel time to work in 2008:
Less than 5 minutes:
Ketchikan:

11.2% (599)
Alaska:

9.4% (30,902)
    Less than 5 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    6.7% (192)
    Alaska:

    10.4% (18,524)
    Less than 5 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    16.3% (407)
    Alaska:

    8.3% (12,378)
5 to 9 minutes:
Ketchikan:

23.0% (1,235)
Alaska:

18.5% (60,683)
    5 to 9 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    27.9% (797)
    Alaska:

    17.4% (31,122)
    5 to 9 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    17.5% (438)
    Alaska:

    19.9% (29,561)
10 to 14 minutes:
Ketchikan:

26.6% (1,424)
Alaska:

19.1% (62,647)
    10 to 14 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    26.2% (750)
    Alaska:

    17.8% (31,826)
    10 to 14 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    27.0% (674)
    Alaska:

    20.8% (30,821)
15 to 19 minutes:
Ketchikan:

12.2% (656)
Alaska:

17.9% (58,460)
    15 to 19 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    10.1% (288)
    Alaska:

    16.2% (28,970)
    15 to 19 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    14.7% (368)
    Alaska:

    19.9% (29,490)
20 to 24 minutes:
Ketchikan:

11.6% (623)
Alaska:

12.9% (42,363)
    20 to 24 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    13.7% (392)
    Alaska:

    13.4% (23,934)
    20 to 24 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    9.2% (231)
    Alaska:

    12.4% (18,429)
25 to 29 minutes:
Ketchikan:

4.2% (225)
Alaska:

4.2% (13,838)
    25 to 29 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    1.7% (50)
    Alaska:

    3.5% (6,258)
    25 to 29 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    7.0% (175)
    Alaska:

    5.1% (7,580)
30 to 34 minutes:
Ketchikan:

9.1% (487)
Alaska:

8.0% (26,083)
    30 to 34 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    10.7% (305)
    Alaska:

    8.8% (15,744)
    30 to 34 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    7.3% (182)
    Alaska:

    7.0% (10,339)
40 to 44 minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.4% (23)
Alaska:

1.3% (4,178)
    40 to 44 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    0.9% (23)
    Alaska:

    1.0% (1,532)
45 to 59 minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.7% (39)
Alaska:

3.0% (9,943)
    45 to 59 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    1.3% (38)
    Alaska:

    3.4% (6,111)
    45 to 59 minutes - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    0.0% (1)
    Alaska:

    2.6% (3,832)
60 to 89 minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.1% (5)
Alaska:

2.7% (8,830)
    60 to 89 minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    0.2% (5)
    Alaska:

    3.5% (6,275)
90 or more minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.8% (44)
Alaska:

1.8% (5,727)
    90 or more minutes - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    1.5% (44)
    Alaska:

    2.8% (5,033)
Travel time to work in 2000:
Less than 5 minutes:
Ketchikan:

11.5% (438)
Alaska:

7.6% (22,212)
5 to 9 minutes:
Ketchikan:

32.0% (1,218)
Alaska:

17.6% (51,239)
10 to 14 minutes:
Ketchikan:

27.0% (1,029)
Alaska:

19.3% (56,182)
15 to 19 minutes:
Ketchikan:

15.6% (592)
Alaska:

18.5% (53,617)
20 to 24 minutes:
Ketchikan:

5.6% (213)
Alaska:

12.7% (37,046)
25 to 29 minutes:
Ketchikan:

1.1% (41)
Alaska:

3.7% (10,787)
30 to 34 minutes:
Ketchikan:

1.6% (62)
Alaska:

6.6% (19,056)
35 to 39 minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.2% (8)
Alaska:

0.8% (2,331)
40 to 44 minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.4% (14)
Alaska:

1.3% (3,920)
60 to 89 minutes:
Ketchikan:

1.1% (42)
Alaska:

2.5% (7,345)
90 or more minutes:
Ketchikan:

0.4% (17)
Alaska:

2.6% (7,443)

Travel time to work (in minutes) by means of transportation (%)

Travel time to work by means of transportation:
Less than 30 minutes - public transportation:
Ketchikan:

92.4% (146)
Alaska:

61.9% (3,239)
Less than 30 minutes - other means:
Ketchikan:

96.3% (3,385)
Alaska:

83.3% (227,844)
30 to 44 minutes - public transportation:
Ketchikan:

7.6% (12)
Alaska:

17.3% (906)
30 to 44 minutes - other means:
Ketchikan:

2.0% (72)
Alaska:

8.9% (24,401)
60 or more minutes - other means:
Ketchikan:

1.7% (59)
Alaska:

5.1% (14,068)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ketchikan

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ketchikan (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Ketchikan (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Alaska

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Alaska (Males)

Means of transportation to work in 2008 - Alaska (Females)

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Ketchikan

Means of transportation to work in 2000 - Alaska

Means of transportation to work in 2008:
Drove car alone:
Ketchikan:

62.8% (3,422)
Alaska:

67.2% (230,130)
    Drove car alone - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    56.6% (1,642)
    Alaska:

    64.8% (121,383)
    Drove car alone - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    69.9% (1,780)
    Alaska:

    70.1% (108,747)
Carpooled:
Ketchikan:

18.0% (979)
Alaska:

13.2% (45,078)
    Carpooled - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    21.8% (632)
    Alaska:

    12.7% (23,869)
    Carpooled - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    13.6% (347)
    Alaska:

    13.7% (21,209)
Bus or trolley bus:
Ketchikan:

1.3% (71)
Alaska:

1.3% (4,428)
    Bus or trolley bus - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    1.1% (31)
    Alaska:

    1.4% (2,577)
    Bus or trolley bus - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    1.6% (40)
    Alaska:

    1.2% (1,851)
Ferryboat:
Ketchikan:

2.1% (116)
Alaska:

0.1% (279)
    Ferryboat - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    4.0% (116)
    Alaska:

    0.1% (159)
Bicycle:
Ketchikan:

0.4% (24)
Alaska:

0.8% (2,689)
    Bicycle - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    0.9% (24)
    Alaska:

    0.4% (583)
Walked:
Ketchikan:

9.0% (488)
Alaska:

8.2% (28,020)
    Walked - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    9.6% (279)
    Alaska:

    9.0% (16,847)
    Walked - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    8.2% (209)
    Alaska:

    7.2% (11,173)
Other means:
Ketchikan:

4.8% (260)
Alaska:

4.8% (16,529)
    Other means - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    5.6% (161)
    Alaska:

    6.3% (11,852)
    Other means - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    3.9% (99)
    Alaska:

    3.0% (4,677)
Means of transportation to work in 2000:
Drove car alone:
Ketchikan:

55.8% (2,125)
Alaska:

66.5% (193,165)
Carpooled:
Ketchikan:

19.3% (734)
Alaska:

15.5% (45,012)
Bus or trolley bus:
Ketchikan:

2.8% (106)
Alaska:

1.3% (3,821)
Ferryboat:
Ketchikan:

0.7% (27)
Alaska:

0.1% (240)
Taxicab:
Ketchikan:

0.7% (25)
Alaska:

0.4% (1,109)
Motorcycle:
Ketchikan:

0.2% (7)
Alaska:

0.1% (244)
Bicycle:
Ketchikan:

0.3% (11)
Alaska:

0.5% (1,583)
Walked:
Ketchikan:

14.2% (541)
Alaska:

7.3% (21,298)
Other means:
Ketchikan:

2.6% (98)
Alaska:

4.2% (12,081)

Private vehicle occupancy (%)

Private vehicle occupancy:
Drove alone:
Ketchikan:

74.3% (2,125)
Alaska:

81.1% (193,165)
In 2 person carpool:
Ketchikan:

19.6% (561)
Alaska:

14.9% (35,506)
In 3 person carpool:
Ketchikan:

4.0% (114)
Alaska:

2.7% (6,328)
In 4 person carpool:
Ketchikan:

2.1% (59)
Alaska:

0.9% (2,028)

Class of Workers (%)

Class of Workers (%) - Males

Class of Workers (%) - Females

Class of Workers:
Employee of private company:
Ketchikan:

54.1% (2,104)
Alaska:

53.1% (149,602)
    Employee of private company - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    52.6% (1,026)
    Alaska:

    56.9% (84,832)
    Employee of private company - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    55.6% (1,078)
    Alaska:

    48.9% (64,770)
Self-employed in own incorporated business:
Ketchikan:

2.4% (93)
Alaska:

2.6% (7,276)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    3.5% (69)
    Alaska:

    3.4% (5,040)
    Self-employed in own incorporated business - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    1.2% (24)
    Alaska:

    1.7% (2,236)
Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers:
Ketchikan:

10.9% (424)
Alaska:

9.2% (25,962)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    7.4% (145)
    Alaska:

    6.2% (9,212)
    Private not-for-profit wage and salary workers - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    14.4% (279)
    Alaska:

    12.6% (16,750)
Local government workers:
Ketchikan:

10.6% (414)
Alaska:

9.8% (27,669)
    Local government workers - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    10.1% (197)
    Alaska:

    8.1% (12,122)
    Local government workers - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    11.2% (217)
    Alaska:

    11.7% (15,547)
State government workers:
Ketchikan:

9.2% (359)
Alaska:

9.3% (26,317)
    State government workers - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    10.4% (202)
    Alaska:

    8.2% (12,171)
    State government workers - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    8.1% (157)
    Alaska:

    10.7% (14,146)
Federal government workers:
Ketchikan:

5.4% (209)
Alaska:

7.6% (21,344)
    Federal government workers - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    7.4% (145)
    Alaska:

    8.3% (12,355)
    Federal government workers - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    3.3% (64)
    Alaska:

    6.8% (8,989)
Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business:
Ketchikan:

6.8% (265)
Alaska:

8.0% (22,520)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Males:
    Ketchikan:

    8.5% (165)
    Alaska:

    8.7% (12,959)
    Self-employed workers in own not incorporated business - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    5.2% (100)
    Alaska:

    7.2% (9,561)
Unpaid family workers:
Ketchikan:

0.5% (20)
Alaska:

0.3% (842)
    Unpaid family workers - Females:
    Ketchikan:

    1.0% (20)
    Alaska:

    0.4% (499)

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