Ketchikan Gateway County Information

Ketchikan Gateway in Alaska occupies 1,754 square miles and has a 2006 population of 13,384, a change from a 2000 population of 14,059 and 13,828 in 1990. 14.8% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 9.4% percent is 25-35, and 15.8% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 41 acts of violent crime reported in Ketchikan Gateway in 2004, a change from reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 500 people: 6.2% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6.1%.

Read more about Ketchikan Gateway, Alaska in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyKetchikan Gateway 
StateAlaska 
Land Area1,754 sq. milesRanked 381 of 3,140
Population 200613,384Ranked 2,225 of 3,140
Population 200513,263 
Population 200014,059Ranked 2,161 of 3,140
Population 199013,828Ranked 2,072 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion74.1% 
African American1% 
Asian American5.3% 
Native American15.8% 
Pacific Islander.5% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 56.4% 
Population 5 to 1414.7% 
Population 15 to 2414.8% 
Population 25 to 349.4% 
Population 35 to 4415.8% 
Population 45 to 5417.7% 
Population 55 to 6412.6% 
Population 65 to 744.9% 
Population 75 and up3.8% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes41 
Murders / Manslaughters1 
Forcible Rapes9 
Robberies3 
Aggravated Assaults28 
Total Property Crimes536 
Burglaries56 
Larceny Thefts437 
Motor Vehicle Thefts43 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population8,0718,279
Unemployed Population500505
Unemployment Rate6.2%6.1%

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