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 417 people and just one neighborhood, Saxman is the 54th largest community in Alaska.
Real Estate Prices
Saxman home prices are not only among the most expensive in Alaska, but Saxman real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities, Saxman isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Saxman are a mix 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.
One of the nice things about Saxman is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.
One of the benefits of Saxman is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 13.88 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.