Barrow 45 Poor
Barrow Livability #214 ranked city in Alaska#28,754 ranked city in the USARanks better than 1% of areas
F Barrow Amenities Not many amenities close to this location
F Barrow Cost of Living Cost of living is 4% lower than Alaska
Barrow
12323% more expensive than the US average
Alaska
12828% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
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F Barrow Crime Total crime is 19% lower than Alaska
Total crime
3,04922% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3322% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-10%Year over year crime is down
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F Barrow Employment Household income is 6% higher than Alaska
Median household income
$78,80442% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$28,1376% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
11%144% higher than the US average
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B Barrow Housing Home value is 31% lower than Alaska
Median home value
$177,8004% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$1,09716% higher than the US average
Home ownership
44%31% lower than the US average
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F Barrow Schools HS graduation rate is 11% lower than Alaska
High school grad. rates
78%6% lower than the US average
School test scores
12%76% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
12:124% lower than the US average
Barrow K-12 schools
F Barrow User Ratings There are a total of 7 ratings in Barrow
Overall user rating
44% 7 total ratings
User reviews rating
30% 1 total reviews
User surveys rating
50% 6 total surveys
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      Barrow transportation information

      StatisticBarrowAlaskaNational
      Average one way commute7min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work44.7%68.1%76.4%
      Workers who carpool26.1%12.5%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.6%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.0%1.0%0.6%
      Workers who walk13.9%7.9%2.8%
      Working from home3.1%4.6%4.6%

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