Yakutat is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 635 people and just one neighborhood, Yakutat is the 46th largest community in Alaska.
Occupations and Workforce
Yakutat is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Yakutat is a town of sales and office workers, service providers and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Yakutat who work in management occupations (15.17%), office and administrative support (14.86%) and teaching (9.91%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Yakutat 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Residents of the town have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 8.50 minutes getting to work every day.