Alaska 

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Population

731,158

+6.9% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

7.1%

Median Income

$71,829

Median Home Price

$293,400

Median Age

33.9

Comfort Index (Climate)

7.7 / 2.4

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Alaska

July, June and August are the most pleasant months in the state of Alaska, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Zip Codes: 99654, 99504, 99507, 99508, 99645, 99709, 99801, 99577, 99502, 99515, 238 total
Cost of Living: 25.8% higher


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Alaska, Wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
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Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Alaska is 7.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Negative. Alaska jobs have decreased by 0.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Alaska's cost of living is 25.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Alaska's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, June and August are the most pleasant months in the state of Alaska, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Alaska remained strongly Republican, 52.8% to 42.8%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Alaska's population is 731,158 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 6.9%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 18.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Alaska is Real Estate: $293,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 1.6%.

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 3.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Alaska is $293,400.
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Reviews for Alaska   26 Reviews
Alaska is great - 8/10/2022
Alaska is a gorgeous state full of kind people, wonderful landscape, good food, great places, and good schools! I have lived in Anchorage since 2019 and it is the best... Read More

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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

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


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

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