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Metlakatla is in Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikian census area.
The community name derives from Indian term for "saltwater channel passage"
The latitude of Metlakatla is 55.129N. The longitude is -131.572W.Elevation is 3 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 1,375.
Congress designated the island as a federal Indian reservation in 1891
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2% of Metlakatla residents report German ancestry, and 2% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Metlakatla ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Metlakatla was $16,140, compared with $21,587 nationally.
10% of Metlakatla residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Metlakatla, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $384. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $648.
Libraries in Metlakatla include Centennial Library ... View libraries
The average commute time for Metlakatla workers is 10 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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