Livability Score

59
/100
i The AreaVibes Livability Score evaluates 9 different categories and creates an overall score out of 100. The higher the score, the better the area.

amenities F

There are not many amenities close to this location.
Coffee (0) F
LuLu's Bread and Bagels
Coffee Shop
sipping streams tea company
Coffee Shop
Sunrise Espresso
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) F
The Rotary Pavilion
Theatre Arts
The Jim And Marilyn Drew Amphitheater
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Theatre Arts
Unknown Name
Attraction
Steamboat Landing
Attraction
Riverboat Discovery
Attraction
Food and Drink (2) F
The Golden Eagle
Bar
Unknown Name
Bar
The Pump House Restaurant & Saloon
Bar
Fitness (0) F
My Gym
Gym
The Alaska Club Fairbanks West
Gym
Groceries (0) F
Parks (2) F
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Babula Children’s Garden
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Shops (1) F
Gold Hill
Convenience Store
Tesoro
Convenience Store
Large Animal Research Station Gift Shop
Gift Shop
Unknown Name
Gift Shop
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Ester.
Public Transit Stops (0)
Stops & Stations
F
Unknown Name
Bus Stop
Chena Pump Rd & Dartmouth Dr
Bus Stop
Chena Pump Rd & Chena Ridge Rd
Bus Stop
Butrovich Building
Bus Stop
Geophysical Institute/ Elvey Building
Bus Stop
Murie Building
Bus Stop
Workers Taking Public Transit
0.0%
F
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Ester is 130/100 - which is 1% higher than Alaska.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime B

Ester crime rates are 1,095 per 100k, which is 57% lower than Alaska
Property Crime
769 crimes per 100k
A+
Violent Crime
326 crimes per 100k
C
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employment B

The median income in Ester is $66,683 - which is 10% lower than Alaska.
Med. Household Income
$66,683
C
Unemployment Rate
3.1%
B
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health F

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (1)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
F
Ester Volunteer Fire Department Station 51
Fire Station
Chena - Goldstream Fire and Rescue Station 42
Fire Station
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A
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housing A+

Ester home prices are $252,900 - which is 2% lower than Alaska
Home Price
$252,900
A
Home Appreciation Rate
23%
A+
Home Affordability
3.8x (home price to income ratio)
C
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schools D+

The Ester graduation rate is 94% - which is 8% higher than Alaska
School Test Scores
N/A
High School Grad. Rates
94%
A+
Elementary Schools (0) F
Woodriver Elementary
Watershed Charter School
University Park Elementary
High Schools (0) F
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ratings N/A

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F Amenities

Are there many local amenities in Ester? Well, there are not many amenities close to this location.

Parks

Unknown Name
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Babula Children’s Garden

Entertainment

The Rotary Pavilion
The Jim And Marilyn Drew Amphitheater
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Steamboat Landing
Riverboat Discovery

Food & Drink

The Golden Eagle
Unknown Name
The Pump House Restaurant & Saloon

F Commute

Is public transit available in Ester? Of all people who commute, 0.0% take public transportation in Ester.
Drive to Work
92%

15% higher than the US average

Take Public Transit
0%

5% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

2% lower than the US average

F Health & Safety

Is Ester a healthy and safe place to live? No, there are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,

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Pharmacies

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