University Area 51 Poor
University Area Livability #25 ranked neighborhood in Anchorage#25 ranked neighborhood in AlaskaRanks better than 4% of areas
A+ University Area Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F University Area Cost of Living Cost of living is 9% lower than Alaska
University Area
11616% more expensive than the US average
12727% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
University Area cost of living
F University Area Crime Total crime is 57% higher than Alaska
Total crime
6,571155% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 16155% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
3%Year over year crime is up
University Area crime
C- University Area Employment Household income is 3% lower than Alaska
Median household income
$72,37731% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$36,60823% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%34% higher than the US average
University Area employment
F University Area Housing Home value is 7% lower than Alaska
Median home value
$238,10029% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$79217% lower than the US average
Home ownership
51%20% lower than the US average
University Area real estate or University Area rentals
F University Area Schools HS graduation rate is 2% higher than Alaska
High school grad. rates
89%7% higher than the US average
School test scores
27%46% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
University Area K-12 schools
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      University Area transportation information

      StatisticUniversity AreaAnchorageAlaska
      Average one way commuten/a19min19min
      Workers who drive to work72.7%75.3%68.1%
      Workers who carpool10.4%11.9%12.5%
      Workers who take public transit3.8%1.8%1.5%
      Workers who bicycle0.7%1.2%1.0%
      Workers who walk6.9%3.3%7.9%
      Working from home4.4%3.8%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)01 (2)18
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)00n/a0

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      Source: The University Area, Anchorage, AK data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).