StatisticSitkaAlaskaNational
Population8,921731,545328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3191
Median age39.133.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.1:11.1:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%53%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1845%48%43%
Speak English89%84%79%
Speak Spanish2%4%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Sitka is 211% higher than Alaska
  • The median age in Sitka is 16% higher than Alaska
  • In Sitka 64.39% of the population is White
  • In Sitka 2.19% of the population is Black
  • In Sitka 6.91% of the population is Asian

Compare Sitka, AK Demographics

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      Sitka population breakdown by race

      RaceSitkaAlaskaNational
      White64.39%65.62%73.35%
      Black2.19%3.32%12.63%
      Asian6.91%6.00%5.22%
      American Indian13.52%14.06%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.37%1.20%0.18%
      Mixed race11.71%8.46%3.06%
      Other race0.92%1.34%4.75%
      In Sitka, 6.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Sitka age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Sitka, AK demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).