Valdez 72 Excellent
Valdez Livability #16 ranked city in Alaska#10,745 ranked city in the USARanks better than 63% of areas

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C Valdez Amenities Some amenities close to this location
F Valdez Cost of Living Cost of living is 11% lower than Alaska
Valdez
11313% more expensive than the US average
Alaska
12828% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Valdez cost of living
A- Valdez Crime Total crime is 55% lower than Alaska
Total crime
1,89926% lower than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 5326% lower than the US average
Year-over-year crime
4%Year over year crime is up
Valdez crime
C- Valdez Employment Household income is 8% higher than Alaska
Median household income
$80,35745% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$37,77127% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
7%46% higher than the US average
Valdez employment
B+ Valdez Housing Home value is 26% lower than Alaska
Median home value
$189,0002% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,08514% higher than the US average
Home ownership
69%8% higher than the US average
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D Valdez Schools HS graduation rate is 7% higher than Alaska
High school grad. rates
94%13% higher than the US average
School test scores
42%16% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
45:1179% higher than the US average
Valdez K-12 schools
N/A Valdez User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Valdez
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      Valdez transportation information

      StatisticValdezAlaskaNational
      Average one way commute10min19min26min
      Workers who drive to work75.6%68.1%76.4%
      Workers who carpool9.8%12.5%9.3%
      Workers who take public transit0.7%1.5%5.1%
      Workers who bicycle0.8%1.0%0.6%
      Workers who walk9.3%7.9%2.8%
      Working from home2.3%4.6%4.6%
      Airports (within 30 miles of city center)1 (1)18354
      Amtrak train stations (within 30 miles of city center)0n/a0711

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