Barrow, Alaska 

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Population

4,390

+5.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.6%

Median Income

$82,976

Median Home Price

$257,000

Median Age

29.2

Comfort Index (Climate)

6.2 / 2.0

summer / winter

United States / Alaska / No Metro Area / North Slope Borough / Barrow / Zip Codes
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July, June and August are the most pleasant months in Barrow, while November and December are the least comfortable months.


Barrow, AK Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000


QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: See Homes
Country: United States
State: Alaska
County: North Slope Borough
Metro Area: No Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Barrow
Zip Codes: 99723


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Barrow is 6.6% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Barrow jobs have decreased by 3.5%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Barrow's cost of living is 18.1% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Barrow's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, North Slope Borough remained moderately Democratic, 50.1% to 43.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Barrow's population is 4,390 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 5.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 0.0 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Barrow is Real Estate: $257,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been -2.9%.

SCHOOLS
Barrow public schools spend $37,254 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12.4 students per teacher in Barrow. More Education



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Housing Market in Barrow

It's a good time to buy in Barrow. Home Appreciation is up 6.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Barrow is $257,000.

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ZIP CODES IN BARROW, ALASKA
99723

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