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.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 10.28 minutes getting to work every day.
Being a small city, Fort Yukon does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.