Livability Score

61
/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 (2) F
Perkup Espresso
Coffee Shop
Sophia's Cafe
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Elwood's Drive Thru
Coffee Shop
Unknown Name
Coffee Shop
Entertainment (0) F
Borealis Theatre
Theatre Arts
Dena' - Peoples Stage
Theatre Arts
Alaska Music and Arts
Theatre Arts
Food and Drink (5) F
Unknown Name
Bar
Unknown Name
Alcohol
Subway
Fast Food
The Chicken Shack
Fast Food
Sluicebox
Bar
Party Store Liquors
Alcohol
Wendy's
Fast Food
Oaken Keg
Alcohol
Taco Bell
Fast Food
Bearpaw River Brewing Company
Bar
McDonald's
Fast Food
Fitness (0) F
MTA Sports Center
Gym
Refuge Crossfit
Gym
Groceries (1) F
Three Bears Alaska
Grocery Store
Carrs
Grocery Store
Parks (9) F
Matanuska Lakes State Recreation Area
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Equestrian Acres Community Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Alaska State Fairgrounds
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Wilson Park
Park
McKechnie Park
Park
Unknown Name
Playground
Unknown Name
Playground
Moose Lodge Amusement Park
Park
Shops (3) F
Valley Country Store
Convenience Store
Animal Food Warehouse
Pets
Shell
Convenience Store
Spenard Builders Supply
Home Improvement
Speedway
Convenience Store
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commute F

Of all people who commute, 2.1% take public transportation in Gateway.
Public Transit Stops (2)
Stops & Stations
F
Trunk Road Park and Ride
Bus Stop
South Palmer
Transit Station
Workers Taking Public Transit
2.1%
F
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cost of living F

The cost of living in Gateway is 132/100 - which is 2% higher than Alaska.
Cost of Living
Goods & Services, Housing, etc.
F
Tax Rates
Income & Sales Tax
A+
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crime D

Gateway crime rates are 1,911 per 100k, which is 25% lower than Alaska
Property Crime
1,341 crimes per 100k
B
Violent Crime
569 crimes per 100k
F
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employment A+

The median income in Gateway is $105,786 - which is 42% higher than Alaska.
Med. Household Income
$105,786
A+
Unemployment Rate
5.3%
F
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health C-

There are not many hospitals, police and fire stations,
Health & Safety (8)
Dentist, Doctor, Hospital, etc.
F
Central Mat-Su Fire Station 51
Fire Station
Providence Health & Services Alaska
Hospital
Imaging Associates of Providence
Clinic
Alaska Heart Institute
Hospital
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center
Hospital
Unknown Name
Clinic
Fire Station 51
Fire Station
Three Bears Alaska
Pharmacy
Central Mat-Su Fire Station 52
Fire Station
Carrs
Pharmacy
Aurora Dental Care
Dentist
Fred Meyer Pharmacy
Pharmacy
Air Quality
Median Air Quality
A+
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housing A+

Gateway home prices are $333,200 - which is 30% higher than Alaska
Home Price
$333,200
A+
Home Appreciation Rate
16%
A
Home Affordability
3.1x (home price to income ratio)
B+
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schools D+

The Gateway 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
Pioneer Peak Elementary
Amazing Grace Academy
Birchtree Charter School
Colony Middle School
Fred And Sara Machetanz Elementary School
Finger Lake Elementary
High Schools (0) F
Mat-Su Middle College School
Amazing Grace Academy
Colony High School
Valley Pathways
Palmer High School
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ratings N/A

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F Amenities

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

Parks

Matanuska Lakes State Recreation Area
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Unknown Name

Entertainment

Borealis Theatre
Dena' - Peoples Stage
Alaska Music and Arts

Food & Drink

Unknown Name
Unknown Name
Subway
The Chicken Shack
Sluicebox
Party Store Liquors
Wendy's
Oaken Keg

F Commute

Is public transit available in Gateway? Of all people who commute, 2.1% take public transportation in Gateway.
Drive to Work
70%

7% lower than the US average

Take Public Transit
2%

3% lower than the US average

Walk to Work
1%

1% lower than the US average

C+ Health & Safety

Is Gateway a healthy and safe place to live? Yes, there are some hospitals, police and fire stations.

Hospitals

Alaska Heart Institute
Providence Health & Services Alaska
Mat-Su Regional Medical Center

Pharmacies

Three Bears Alaska

Doctors

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