Best Places To Live In Alaska 2016

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score77
  • Sitka, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,957
76
  • Wrangell, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,383
76
  • Skagway, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 932
75
  • Unalaska, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,536
74
  • Cordova, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,637
72
  • Homer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,229
72
  • Petersburg, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,926
71
  • Haines, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,951
71
  • Valdez, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,002
71
  • Palmer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,250
69
  • Hope, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 57
68
  • Ketchikan, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,173
68
  • Healy, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,146
66
  • Farm Loop, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,018
66
  • Seward, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,646
66
  • Lowell Point, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 66
65
  • Juneau, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,200
65
  • Delta Junction, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,070
65
  • Kodiak, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,280
64
  • Cooper Landing, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 323
64
  • Craig, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,295
64
  • Ridgeway, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,128
64
  • Halibut Cove, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 21
64
  • Soldotna, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,345
63
  • Kodiak Station, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,397
63
  • Farmers Loop, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 4,062
63
  • Chiniak, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 14
63
  • Sunrise, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 15
62
  • Lutak, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 12
62
  • Butte, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 3,544
62
  • Anchorage, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 298,178
62
  • Cold Bay, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 44
62
  • Edna Bay, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 21
62
  • Wasilla, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,406
62
  • Game Creek, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 38
62
  • Anchor Point, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,189
62
  • Deltana, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,122
62
  • Gateway, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,367
62
  • Fairbanks, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,100
61
  • North Pole, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,153
61
  • Metlakatla, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,568
61
  • Lazy Mountain, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,629
61
  • Tonsina, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 16
61
  • Diamond Ridge, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,144
61
  • Fort Greely, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 560
61
  • Elfin Cove, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 42
61
  • Fritz Creek, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 1,774
61
  • Kenai, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,348
61
  • Loring, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 0
61
  • Eielson AFB, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 2,647
AreaVibes reveals the best places to live in Alaska for 2016 using our Livability Score. The Livability Score for each city in Alaska is calculated out of 100 from a unique algorithm based on various metrics, including: amenities, cost of living, crime, education, employment, housing and weather. Alaska has a population of 728,300 and a population density of 1.1 people per square mile. The capital city is Juneau and the largest city in Alaska is Anchorage. To filter the results, use the dropdown options to sort by population or category.