Fort Yukon is a tiny city located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 573 people and just one neighborhood, Fort Yukon is the 47th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Fort Yukon is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-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.
Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Fort Yukon spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 10.28 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the city are less than they would otherwise be.
Fort Yukon is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.