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Skagway (pronounced /ˈskægweɪ/) is a first-class borough in Alaska, on the Alaska Panhandle. It was formerly a city first incorporated in 1900 that was re-incorporated as a borough on June 25, 2007. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city was 862. However, the population doubles in the summer tourist season in order to deal with more than 900,000 visitors. The port of Skagway is a popular stop for cruise ships, and the tourist trade is a big part of the business of Skagway. The White Pass and Yukon Route narrow gauge railroad, part of the area's mining past, is now in operation purely for the tourist trade and runs throughout the summer months. Skagway is also part of the setting for Jack London's book The Call of the Wild. Skagway (originally spelled Skaguay) is from the Tlin... (from wikipedia)

General Information
Skagway Hoonah Angoon County862 Population (as of 2000)
Alaska State0 Population (current)
429.9 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.5 Square Miles of Water$150,900 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$49,375 Average House Income (as of 2000)

Business Information
103 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$1,862,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
281 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$15,884,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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