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Ketchikan Micro Area Income and Careers

 

As of 2010-2014, the per capita income of Ketchikan Area is $31,494, which is lower than the state average of $33,129 and is higher than the national average of $28,555. Ketchikan Area median household income is $61,712. On average Ketchikan Area residents spend 12.8 minutes per day commuting to work, which is lower than the state average of 18.1 minutes and is lower than the national average of 25.7 minutes.

Topics:Per Capita IncomeMedian Workers IncomeHousehold IncomeFamily IncomeMedian Income by AgeEmployment StatusCommuting to WorkCareersPoverty Level

Per Capita Income, #56

Ketchikan Area
31,494 USD
Alaska
33,129 USD
U.S.
28,555 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical per capita income data.

Median Individual Worker Income, see rank

Ketchikan Area
34,885 USD
Alaska
36,240 USD
U.S.
30,815 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median individual worker income data.


Male Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Ketchikan Area
40,484 USD
Alaska
42,923 USD
U.S.
36,116 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical male median individual worker income data.


Female Median Individual Worker Income, see rank
Ketchikan Area
30,955 USD
Alaska
30,441 USD
U.S.
25,692 USD

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical female median individual worker income data.

Household Income

Median Household Income, #51
Ketchikan Area
61,712 USD
Alaska
71,829 USD
U.S.
53,482 USD
Mean Household Income, see rank
Ketchikan Area
78,169 USD
Alaska
88,583 USD
U.S.
74,596 USD
Median Household Income Growth Since 2005-2009, see rank
Ketchikan Area
7.33%
Alaska
39.28%
U.S.
27.36%

*The Ketchikan Area median household income growth rate is since 2005-2009. The Alaska and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more


Household Income Other than Earnings
 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
%+Average Amount%+Average Amount%+Average Amount
Interest, Dividends, or Net Rental Income47.07%$7,521, see rank45.29%$8,57921.11%$16,919
Social Security Income24.07%$15,443, see rank19.65%$15,58529.33%$17,636
Public Assistance Income6.75%$3,906, see rank6.20%$4,2592.82%$3,720
Retirement Income19.45%$25,599, see rank18.57%$28,50817.85%$24,095
+ The percentage of the total households that have the income.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household income data.

Family Income

Median Family Income, see rank
Ketchikan Area
84,698 USD
Alaska
83,714 USD
U.S.
65,443 USD
Mean Family Income, see rank
Ketchikan Area
95,374 USD
Alaska
100,099 USD
U.S.
86,963 USD
Ranks: $10k or less, $10k-$20k, $20k-$30k, $30k-$40k, $40k-$50k, $50k-$75k, $75k-$100k, $100k-$150k, $150k-$200k, $200k or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical family income data.

Median Household Income by Races

 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
White$69,420, see rank$78,752$56,900
Black$49,141, see rank$55,897$35,600
Hispanic$54,732, see rank$62,038$42,396
Asian$50,045, see rank$63,551$73,244
American Indian, Alaska Native$48,273, see rank$45,624$37,170
Two or More Races$27,378, see rank$55,489$47,621

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by races data.

Median Household Income by Age

 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
less than 25$47,880, see rank$42,742$25,788
25 to 44$67,775, see rank$74,898$58,398
45 to 64$73,056, see rank$82,782$65,027
65 or over$48,235, see rank$51,768$37,945

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical median household income by age data.

Employment Status

 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
Population 16 Years and Over10,820, see rank560,680248,775,628
Male15,608, 51.83%, see rank52.43%48.69%
Male, In Labor Force:24,134, 73.72%, see rank75.35%69.28%
Male, In Armed Forces2205, 3.66%, see rank5.08%0.73%
Male, Civilian23,929, 70.06%, see rank70.27%68.54%
Male, Civilian, Employed33,541, 90.12%, see rank90.52%90.49%
Male, Civilian, Unemployed3388, 9.88%, see rank9.48%9.51%
Male, Not in Labor Force21,474, 26.28%, see rank24.65%30.72%
Female15,212, 48.17%, see rank47.57%51.31%
Female, In Labor Force:23,361, 64.49%, see rank65.75%58.79%
Female, In Armed Forces222, 0.42%, see rank0.70%0.11%
Female, Civilian23,339, 64.06%, see rank65.05%58.69%
Female, Civilian, Employed33,107, 93.05%, see rank92.79%91.18%
Female, Civilian, Unemployed3232, 6.95%, see rank7.21%8.82%
Female, Not in Labor Force21,851, 35.51%, see rank34.25%41.21%
1 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the population of 16 years and over for the gender.
3 Percentage of the Civilian for the gender.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical employment status data.

Commuting to Work

 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
Workers 16 Years and Over6,672, 100%353,493141,337,148
Car, Truck, or Van—Drove Alone4,227, 63.35%, see rank67.67%76.41%
Car, Truck, or Van—Carpooled1,177, 17.64%, see rank12.67%9.59%
Public Transportation168, 2.52%, see rank1.59%5.06%
Walked754, 11.30%, see rank7.87%2.78%
Other Means182, 2.73%, see rank5.47%1.79%
Worked at Home164, 2.46%, see rank4.72%4.37%

Mean Travel Time to Work, see rank
Ketchikan Area
12.8 minutes
Alaska
18.1 minutes
U.S.
25.7 minutes
Ranks: 9 min. or less, 10-19 min., 20-29 min., 30-39 min., 40-59 min., 60-89 min., 90min. or more

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical commuting to work data.

Careers


Occupation
 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over6,648347,983143,435,233
Male13,541, 53.26%, see rank53.73%52.38%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations2841, 23.75%, see rank30.89%33.12%
Service Occupations2534, 15.08%, see rank15.20%15.12%
Sales and Office Occupations2488, 13.78%, see rank14.59%17.47%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations2108, 3.05%, see rank1.67%1.11%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations2533, 15.05%, see rank12.69%9.29%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2881, 24.88%, see rank17.20%17.94%
Female13,107, 46.74%, see rank46.27%47.62%
Management, Professional, and Related Occupations21,193, 38.40%, see rank41.68%40.04%
Service Occupations2535, 17.22%, see rank20.56%21.52%
Sales and Office Occupations21,212, 39.01%, see rank32.29%31.93%
Farming, Fishing, and Forestry Occupations210, 0.32%, see rank0.21%0.32%
Construction, Extraction, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations217, 0.55%, see rank0.60%0.28%
Production, Transportation, and Material Moving Occupations2140, 4.51%, see rank4.36%5.65%
1 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over.
2 Percentage of the civilian employed, 16 years and over for the gender.

Industry
 Ketchikan AreaAlaskaU.S.
Civilian Employed, 16 Years and Over6,648, 100%347,983143,435,233
Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, Hunting, Mining224, 3.37%, see rank5.62%1.96%
Construction588, 8.84%, see rank7.64%6.17%
Manufacturing322, 4.84%, see rank3.61%10.43%
Wholesale Trade78, 1.17%, see rank1.81%2.75%
Retail Trade894, 13.45%, see rank10.78%11.57%
Transportation, Warehousing, Utilities788, 11.85%, see rank7.75%4.93%
Information175, 2.63%, see rank1.93%2.14%
Finance, Insurance, Real Estate, Rental, Leasing328, 4.93%, see rank4.06%6.60%
Professional, Scientific, Management,
Administrative, Waste Management Services
246, 3.70%, see rank8.31%10.89%
Educational Services, Health Care, Social Assistance1,359, 20.44%, see rank23.32%23.21%
Arts, Entertainment, Recreation,
Accommodation, Food Services
429, 6.45%, see rank8.98%9.49%
Public Administration955, 14.37%, see rank11.94%4.92%
Other Services, Except Public Administration262, 3.94%, see rank4.25%4.96%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical careers data.

Poverty Level

 Ketchikan Area%AlaskaU.S.
Population in Poverty1,54011.46%, see rank10.10%15.59%
Family in Poverty1946.04%, see rank7.03%11.47%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical poverty level data.


 
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