The unemployment rate in Ketchikan is 4.8% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Negative. Ketchikan jobs have decreased by 0.4%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Ketchikan's cost of living is 7.5% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
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Ketchikan Gateway Borough flipped Democratic in 2016, after voting Republican in 2012, 2008, and 2004, and Democratic in 2000. More Voting Stats
Ketchikan's population is 8,195 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 2.5%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 13.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Ketchikan is Real Estate: $246,800
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.1%.
Ketchikan public schools spend $18,152 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 14.9 students per teacher in Ketchikan. More Education