Fort Yukon is a tiny city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 570 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Yukon is the 47th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Fort Yukon is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Fort Yukon is a city of professionals, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Fort Yukon who work in management occupations (19.60%), teaching (14.57%) and office and administrative support (11.06%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Fort Yukon is worth considering.
One of the benefits of Fort Yukon is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 10.28 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
As is often the case in a small city, Fort Yukon doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.