dcsimg

People

Total Population 957
Male Share of the Population 52.9%
Female Share of the Population 47.1%
Senior Citizens 8.3%
Employed Population 16+ 627
Age of the Population 44

Families

% of people married 52.3%
Average household size 2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 35.1%
Median Earnings25+ $0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $0
Median Earnings With High School Degree $0

Wealth

Median Family Income $80,694
% Above Poverty Level 95.4%
% Below Poverty Level 4.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 5 minutes
% Working from Home 4.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work 44.8%
% Using Public Transportation 0.5%

Housing

People Living Alone 34.9%
Median Gross Rent $1,044
Median House Value $328,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 32.4%
US/American 0%
English 12.2%
Irish 20.1%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Skagway Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Large City 508 miles E of Anchorage, Alaska
County Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon
P.O. Box Zip Codes 99840
Phone Area Codes 907
Time Zone Alaska (-9 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 59.56
Longitude -135.32

Skagway Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station SKAGWAY 2
Distance 6.5 miles
Jan Temp 18 to 27 F
Apr Temp 33 to 50 F
Jul Temp 50 to 68 F
Oct Temp 37 to 47 F
Annual Precip 26.2 inches
Station HAINES TERMINAL
Distance 20.8 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 28 F
Apr Temp 33 to 49 F
Jul Temp 51 to 66 F
Oct Temp 37 to 46 F
Annual Precip 46 inches
Station HAINES 40 NW
Distance 37.5 miles
Jan Temp 8 to 21 F
Apr Temp 26 to 45 F
Jul Temp 46 to 68 F
Oct Temp 30 to 42 F
Annual Precip 46.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Haines 1,955 $70,767

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Skagway Public Libraries

Library
Skagway Public Library
769 STATE STREET
Skagway, Alaska
(907) 983-2665

library logo

More Information for Librarians

Click the Visit School Site buttons to go directly to a school's website and learn more about the school and programs it has to offer. School website will open in a new tab.
Click the Request Info buttons to request more information from a representative at the school.

 
Results:  5
Matching School Ads
Programs
  • BS in Business Administration - Project Management
  • MSHUS- Family and Community Services
  • AAS in Information Technology - Network Administration

WELCOME TO KAPLAN UNIVERSITY

Online Education That Fits Your Life

For 80 years, we’ve been preparing students for career success. We’ve led the wayso that our students can too.

Globally Renowned Purdue to Acquire Kaplan University

Purdue University, one of the nation's most respected universities, will acquire Kaplan University and create a new, nonprofit, public institution within the Purdue system. Pending regulatory approvals, this exciting transition is expected to take place later this year. This change will be seamless—during the transition, you will still be able to enroll at Kaplan University, earn a high-quality education, and meet your educational and career goals.

Programs
  • Veterinary Technician (Associate)
  • Dedicated to helping students build bright futures through a powerful education
  • 50+ programs for bachelor & associate degrees, career diplomas, & certificates
  • 98% of graduates are satisfied with their Penn Foster studies
  • Pay tuition in full & save up to 25% or sign up for low monthly payments w/ 0% interest
  • Penn Foster is the perfect choice for flexible courses in many growing industries
Programs
  • Master of Social Work - Macro
  • Master of Social Work - Clinical
  • Master of Social Work

Why is Boston University ranked #39 in national universities by U.S. News & World Report for 2017? And what is the catalyst that prompts 33,106 students to call BU their home every semester? It's in our DNA: an inherent desire in each of our students, faculty, and staff to vigorously and dauntlessly pursue knowledge—and embrace the unlimited possibilities that come with it. Founded in 1839, Boston University is one of America's largest and most respected private research universities. It offers a unique combination of academic excellence and social relevance for its more than 33,000 students from 135 different countries. 

Programs
  • Master of Business Administration - Marketing
  • Master of Business Administration - Strategic Leadership
  • Master of Arts in Arts Administration

Winthrop University is a public, comprehensive university located just outside of Charlotte, North Carolina, in Rock Hill, South Carolina, with a rich tradition spanning more than 130 years.

Programs
  • A.S. - Healthcare Information Technology
  • Diploma - Medical Administrative Assistant
  • A.S.- Health Sciences (Pharmacy Technician)

  • Career Training Online: Ultimate Medical Academy is committed to helping you succeed in a healthcare career. That’s why we offer assistance from the very beginning, throughout training, and even after you graduate.
  • Get personalized attention with UMA: One-on-one tutoring, pre-interview coaching, job search assistance, alumni services—they’re all included in Ultimate Medical Academy’s competitively priced tuition.
  • Engaging Online Learning: You’ll get individual feedback from your instructors, watch educational videos, participate in discussion boards and have access to live study group sessions.
  • Career Services: UMA has a relationship with more than 100,000 employer locations across the country and we use that network to search for job opportunities and schedule interviews for our graduates.
  • Let’s Talk: As a nationally accredited school, we provide quality career training online and at our Clearwater, Florida campus. Let’s talk about your needs, your career goals and how UMA can help you succeed.

Skagway High Schools

SKAGWAY CITY SCHOOL
1563 MAIN STREET
907-983-2960
Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 110 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 9.4

Study Online in Skagway
Additional Resources
Info for Skagway Government Officials


Are you an official in the Skagway government or quasi-government agency such as the chamber of commerce, visitors bureau or economic development council? If so, visit our information page for government officials to see how CityTownInfo can support you.

Back to Top