Saxman is a tiny coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 418 people and just one neighborhood, Saxman is the 54th largest community in Alaska.
Real Estate Prices
Saxman real estate is some of the most expensive in Alaska, although Saxman house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Saxman is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Saxman is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Saxman who work in management occupations (15.05%), maintenance occupations (11.29%) and office and administrative support (10.75%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Saxman has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Saxman a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Saxman is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
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 13.88 minutes getting to work every day.