Juneau,the City and Borough is a unified municipality. It is located on the Gastineau Channel in the panhandle of the U.S. state of Alaska.
The primary employer in Juneau, is government. This includes the federal government, state government, municipal government which includes the local airport, hospital, harbors, and school district, as well as the University of Alaska Southeast. State government offices and their indirect economic impact generates almost one-quarter of Juneau's economy.The fishing industry is still a major part of the Juneau economy.Wings of Alaska, an airline, has its headquarters in Juneau.Another large contributor to the local economy, is the tourism industry.