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Places With The Best Education System In Alaska 2018

Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score56
  • Chena Ridge, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,744
48
  • Steele Creek, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,693
65
  • Homer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,418
51
  • Fishhook, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,866
51
  • College, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 14,372
  • I loved living in College, Alaska when I was in college there at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. There's not much besides the University of Alaska Fairbanks in College, Alaska. It's a nice, quiet
45
  • Meadow Lakes, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,694
56
  • Kenai, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 7,551
57
  • Gateway, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,061
49
  • Tanaina, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 9,736
59
  • Juneau, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,524
  • We really like Juneau and feel it is a great and safe place for our younger children. However living away from extended family is tough especially when considering the cost to fly a family out of town.
69
  • Sitka, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,921
50
  • Sterling, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,661
37
  • Badger, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 19,830
  • The best thing about living in Badger is the stunning beauty of the landscape. Near the Chena river, I love the feeling of being connected to Mother Earth here! The forest are lush, and when I get to see
56
  • Anchorage, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 299,321
  • I was gang stalked, my apartment broken into on a daily basis, my phone hacked, the police did nothing at all. I was harassed by complete strangers. Walking downtown is not safe anymore. There's
56
  • Lakes, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,944
61
  • Palmer, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,572
54
  • Kodiak, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,272
45
  • Knik-Fairview, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 17,038
  • Since I have been living in Knik-Fairview, Alaska, it has been a mediocre experience. Although the there is a stable housing market the neighborhoods are mediocre. This city has a high crime rate, and
50
  • Fairbanks, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 32,578
  • If you are a person with an adventurer spirit, then a visit to Fairbanks, Alaska is definitely a must do. Until several years ago, I was lucky enough to call Fairbanks home. Living in Fairbanks, Alaska
50
  • Nikiski, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 5,029
62
  • Ketchikan, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,189
52
  • Wasilla, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,972
43
  • Kalifornsky, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 8,015
38
  • Bethel, AK
  • (City)
  • Population: 6,365

Moving to a new city in Alaska is a stressful process. Combine that with having to find a new school for your kids and stress levels can reach epic proportions! As they say “education is the cornerstone of our society” so you want to be sure that you find the right school for your children. Using science and data, AreaVibes has compiled a list of cities with the best education system in Alaska with a minimum of 5,000 people.

Your children’s academic success can depend on your choice of education system. Finding the right city with the best education system in Alaska is no easy task. The quality of education varies from state to state, city to city and even district to district. In creating this list, we wanted to take into account more than just test scores. Although we do believe that standardized test scores are important we also wanted to factor in classroom sizes and graduation rates.

To further narrow down your list of the cities with the best education system in Alaska, you can use the filters above. This will allow you to filter based on cities or neighborhoods, city size as well as home and rent prices to ensure that the cities fall within your housing budget. You can also filter based on other important categories that may be important to you like amenities, cost of living, crime, employment, housing and weather.