Sitka County, Alaska's estimated population is 8,310 with a growth rate of -0.73% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Sitka County, Alaska is the 13th largest county in Alaska. The 2010 Population was 8,881 and has seen a growth of -6.43% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 41.56%.
86.12% of Sitka County, Alaska residents speak only English, while 13.88% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 6.56% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in Sitka County, Alaska is Black, with 34.62% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in Sitka County, Alaska is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.28%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.31%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.34%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in Sitka County, Alaska
90.51% of Sitka County, Alaska residents were born in the United States, with 36.50% having been born in Alaska. 4.32% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.