Metlakatla is a census-designated place located in the U.S. state of Alaska. It is within Annette Island in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area. It is known as the only settlement of the indigenous Tsimshian people in the United States. The total area of Metlakatla is 2.3 square miles at 55°7′37″N 131°34′35″W. Educational and hands-on experiences await travelers who are looking to explore the life of Tsimshian such as visits to the community art center, local totem poles, and a traditional longhouse. During the 2000 census, the population was about 1,375 people and had grown to 1,405 in 2010. The median income for a household was approximate $43,516, and the median income for a family was $49,671. The estimated per capita income was $16,140. Metlakatla has Zip code 99926.