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Quick Facts About Alaska


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Alaska is 6.80 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alaska jobs have Decreased by 0.17 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Alaska's cost of living is 31.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Alaska's population is 738,432 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 34.32 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Alaska is $262,800. Home appreciation the last year has been 18.14 percent.
    SCHOOLS
    Alaska public schools spend $20,297 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.3 students per teacher in Alaska.

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Like another country
Living in Alaska is like living in another country; one that is behind the times by more than 20 years, at least. The roads are bad; the government and police corrupt;... (read more)
Alaska Wonderful Place to Live if You Can Handle W
I have lived in the Anchorage area for almost 30 years and can honestly say that it has a lot to offer, and for quality of life, is hard to beat. Low population, low... (read more)
Living in Alaska
Alaska is an interesting place to live. The mountains are beautiful and there are a lot of outdoor activities for everyone. The constant daylight in the summer has been... (read more)
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