Cities and Towns in the United States / Alaska / Ketchikan Gateway Borough / Ketchikan AK

Information about Ketchikan

The town of Ketchikan is located in the state of Alaska. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Ketchikan City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.
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Municipality reviews3 / 5 for Ketchikan by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Ketchikan’s Administration

Address of Ketchikan mayorKetchikanCity hall Ketchikan
334 Front Street

KETCHIKAN AK 99901
United States

http://www.city.ketchikan.ak.us
town hall phone number+1 907-225-3111
town hall fax number+1 907-225-5075
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Ketchikan AK official websitewww.city.ketchikan.ak.us
Ketchikan town mayorLew Williams III

Ketchikan town demography

Name of Ketchikan town’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants8 050 population5 / 3 793
Ketchikan town population density1 365,4 pop/sq mi (527,2 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Ketchikan, AK

How to get a passport in Ketchikan AK ? There are 1 passport offices in Ketchikan, try one of these
Name Street Phone
USPO - KETCHIKAN3609 TONGASS AVE.9072259602

Schools in Ketchikan AK

Elementary schools in Ketchikan

Fawn Mountain Elementary

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 288

Houghtaling Elementary

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 392

Ketchikan Charter School

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 8
Students : 186

Point Higgins School

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 263

Middle schools in Ketchikan

Schoenbar Middle School

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 8
Students : 286

High schools in Ketchikan

Ketchikan High School

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : 9, High grade : 12
Students : 607

Revilla Junior/Senior High School

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : 7, High grade : 12
Students : 101

Alternative schools in Ketchikan

Fast Track

District of Ketchikan Gateway Borough School District
Low grade : K, High grade : 12
Students : 64

Hollis School

District of Southeast Island School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 24

Naukati School

District of Southeast Island School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 24

Whale Pass School

District of Southeast Island School District
Low grade : PK, High grade : 12
Students : 16

Private schools in Ketchikan

Clover Pass Christian School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 2
Students : 29

Holy Name Catholic School

Low grade : PK, High grade : 6
Students : 57

Schools near Ketchikan

The top 3 most popular banks in Ketchikan

There are 7 bank branches in Ketchikan.
First Bank is the most popular bank in town with 3, followed by Wells Fargo Bank, National Association with 2 and then Northrim Bank with 1.

Find below all banks in Ketchikan :

Bank's name Number of banks Service Type
First Bank3Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Northrim Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
KeyBank National Association1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
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Ketchikan town administrative number

Ketchikan town code0238970
Ketchikan town postcode99901 (Another town has the same postcode)

Information about Ketchikan

Cities twinned with Ketchikan
Japan Gero
Natural parkKetchikan isn't a part of any natural park

Toponymy and translation of Ketchikan town

Azerbaijani: KeçingenPersian: کچیکانJapanese: ケチカン
Korean: 케치칸Russian: КетчиканSerbian: Кечикан
Chinese: 凯奇坎  

Ketchikan town territory

Ketchikan town area5,90 sq mi (15,27 km²)
Ketchikan town altitude581 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 55.3577
Longitude: -131.675
Latitude: 55° 21' 28'' North
Longitude: 131° 40' 30'' West
Time zone
UTC -9:00 (America/Juneau)
Summer time : UTC -8:00
Winter time : UTC -9:00
Local time

Ketchikan town demography

Name of Ketchikan town’s inhabitants (demonym)
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants8 050 population5 / 3 793
Ketchikan town population density1 365,4 pop/sq mi (527,2 pop/km²)

Ketchikan town’s neighbouring towns

Ketchikan neighbouring towns
Neighbouring townsSaxman
SaxmanSaxman
Ketchikan neighbouring towns
Saxman 6.7 km  

Distance between Ketchikan and country’s main cities

New York City : 4450 kmLos Angeles : 2587 kmChicago : 3496 km
Houston : 4037 kmPhiladelphia : 4424 kmPhoenix : 2860 km
San Antonio : 3898 kmSan Diego : 2753 kmDallas : 3688 km
San Jose : 2144 kmJacksonville : 4792 kmIndianapolis : 3746 km
San Francisco : 2067 km closestAustin : 3860 kmColumbus : 3929 km

Hotel offers in Ketchikan

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Nearby hotel : Super 8 Ketchikan
Super 8 Ketchikan
Address : 2151 Sea Level Drive : 100 $US / 160 $US - 82
Located in Ketchikan, a free area shuttle is provided by this motel and a free breakfast is also offered. Rooms feature a satellite TV. A seating area and a work desk are provided in each room at the Super 8 Motel.
Nearby hotel : Gilmore Hotel Ketchikan
Gilmore Hotel Ketchikan
Address : 326 Front Street : 89 $US / 0 $US - 34
Located in downtown Ketchikan, this boutique hotel is a 5-minutes’ walk to the Great Alaskan Lumberjack Show. It offers freezer space for guests’ freshly-caught fish and an on-site seafood restaurant.
Nearby hotel : Eagle Bluff Lighthouse Bed & Breakfast
Eagle Bluff Lighthouse Bed & Breakfast
Address : 201 Cow Bay Road, Prince Rupert Distance : 144.6 km : 70 C$ / 95 C$ - 7
This Prince Rupert bed and breakfast overlooks waterfront at Cow Bay and features rooms with flat-screen TVs. The property located on Kaien Island and is within a 5-minute walk of shopping and dining.
Nearby hotel : Pillsbury Guest House
Pillsbury Guest House
Address : #1 Pacific Place on Bill Murray Way, Prince Rupert Distance : 144.7 km : 55 C$ / 85 C$ - 4
Located in a historic home built in 1908, this downtown Prince Rupert bed and breakfast overlooks the harbor. It serves a 3-course breakfast every morning and has an on-site beauty salon. Each room at Pillsbury Guest House offers free Wi-Fi access.
Nearby hotel : Crest Hotel
Crest Hotel
Address : 222 1st Avenue West , Prince Rupert Distance : 144.7 km : 149 C$ / 199 C$ - 108
Located in the center of Prince Rupert’s tourism area, this elegant hotel features a waterfront restaurant and hot tub. It is1 block away from Adventure Tours, offering whale and bear watching tours.