Baranof Island Housing Authority


The BIHA Weatherization Program is entering into full swing! Call us today to find out if you're qualified and we will come out and conduct an energy audit on your home and provide you a detailed list of improvements that can make your home much more energy efficient.


Our Mission Statement

“Our purpose is to assist Sitka Tribal citizens and other Sitka residents in collaboration with other agencies achieve self-sufficiency and pride through affordable housing opportunities.  We will increase the safe, sanitary housing stock of modest design through construction, acquisition, and rehabilitation of housing and provide the means to obtain affordable housing through home ownership and rental programs.”

Hours of Operation

September 1 - May 15

Monday through Friday

8:00 am - 4:30 pm

May 16 - August 31

Monday through Thursday

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am - 1:30 pm


Blue House

About the tribes of Sitka ...

Sitka Tribe Logo“Baranof Island Housing Authority is the Tribally Designated Housing Entity for Sitka Tribe of Alaska. BIHA provides housing services to STA Tribal Citizens and other Alaska Natives and American Indians living in Sitka through the Indian Housing Block Grant program.”

Continuing Traditions ...

Sitka Tribe of Alaska is the federally recognized government for more than 4000 Tribal Citizens who are primarily of Tlingit, Haida, Aleut and Tsimpsian Heritage in the Sheet'-Ká area which encompasses all of Baranof Island (Shee) and the southern and western half of Chicagof Island in the Alexander Archipelago of Southeastern Alaska.

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Come visit us...

245 Katlian Street
Sitka, AK 99835

Ph. (907) 747-5088
Fax. (907) 747-5701

Hours of Operation:
Sept. 1 - May 15
Mon. - Fri., 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

May 16 - Aug 31
Mon. - Thurs., 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Fri., 8:00 am - 1:30 pm

Main Office

Our new office has been named Sheet’iká X’áat’i Hitx’i”
(Sitka Island Housing).


Baranof Island Housing Authority is both an Equal Opportunity Housing Agency and Equal Opportunity Employment Agency. is property and copyright 2009 of the Baranof Island Housing Authority, all rights reserved.

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245 Katlian Street
Sitka, AK 99835
Ph. (907) 747-5088
Fax. (907) 747-5701