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Best Places To Live In Ketchikan, AK

  • Ketchikan, AK
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 8,189
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score63
  • Metlakatla, AK
  • City: 17.4mi / 28.0km away
  • Population: 1,620
  • Metlakatla is an awesome town if you have a family. Come here for a fresh start. You want nature, there is nature. You want beaches, there are beaches. You want lots of mountains to climb, you better…[read more]
  • Loring, AK
  • City: 17.3mi / 27.8km away
  • Population: 0
  • Saxman, AK
  • City: 4.1mi / 6.6km away
  • Population: 422

Listed above are the best places to live in Ketchikan, AK for 2022. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Ketchikan, AK, followed by the best places to live near Ketchikan, AK, sorted by Livability Score.

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