Alaska 

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Population

738,565

+6.9% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.7%

Median Income

$71,829

Median Home Price

$303,600

Best Places to Live in Alaska

Local Listings in Alaska
 $1,500,000 
60802 Sterling Hwy
Bed 4 | Bath 5.0 | 5375 SqFt
 $1,500,000 
60802 Sterling Hwy
Bed 4 | Bath 5.0 | 5375 SqFt
 $389,900 
6310 W 80th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 | 2160 SqFt
 $229,900 
3259 Roden Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 | 1434 SqFt

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ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alaska is 6.7% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alaska jobs have decreased by 0.78%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alaska's cost of living is 35.90% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alaska's Cost of Living

VOTING
Alaska voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alaska's population is 738,565 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 6.85%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 19 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alaska is $303,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.82%. Check out the homes in the area or Find top agents in Alaska

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. More Education


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Housing Market in Alaska

It's a good time to buy in Alaska. Home Appreciation is up 1.6% in the last 12 months. Browse Alaska Real Estate or Find top agents in Alaska

The median home price in Alaska is $303,600. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Alaska   25 Reviews
Recreation in Alaska - 3/4/2015
I have lived in Alaska for forty years, and have found many exciting places to see and things to do. I prefer outdoor activities. If you like to hunt, camp, fish and... Read More

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Like another country - 10/28/2014
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 - 3/2/2013
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


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ZIP CODES IN ALASKA
99654, 99504, 99507, 99508, 99709, 99801, 99645, 99577, 99502, 99515, 238 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN ALASKA
$1,500,000
60802 Sterling Hwy
Bed 4 | Bath 5.0 |

$389,900
6310 W 80th Ave
Bed 4 | Bath 2.0 |

$229,900
3259 Roden Ln
Bed 3 | Bath 2.0 |

$239,000
10377 Katrina Blvd
Bed 2 | Bath 1.0 |

$162,000
47754 Michelle Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 2.0 |

$369,900
19045 Danny Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3.0 |

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