Population 731,449

Homefacts State Report

Alaska is home to 731,449 residents, making it the 47th most populous of the 50 United States. Alaska ranks 2nd in total area (665,008.00 square miles) and 2nd in population density (1.09 people per square mile). The median age of its residents is 33.3 years, with 74.6% of the population 18 year and over.

According to Homefacts' records there are currently 3,525 criminal and sex offenders in Alaska (approximately 48.19 offenders per 10,000 people). The unemployment rate in Alaska is 5.9% .

Schools view a full school report for Alaska

561 Public Schools

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Crime view a full crime report for Alaska

Search for crime activity and registered Sex Offender or Child Kidnappers in Alaska by county or city by selecting one of the links. View a full report by visiting the Alaska crime and registered Sex Offender or Child Kidnappers report pages.

3,525 Registered Sex Offender or Child Kidnappers found in Alaska

A search for our database shows there are 3,525 registered Sex Offender or Child Kidnappers in Alaska. Alaska has a ratio of 48.19 offenders per 10,000 residents.

Our database indicates that there are 427 incarcerated Sex Offender or Child Kidnappers in Alaska. As well as 525 offenders whose location is unknown in Alaska due to the offenders being transient or their address being unmappable.

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Alaska Registered Sex Offender Distribution

Registered Offenders per 10,000 population
  • > 30 per 10,000
  • 25 - 30 per 10,000
  • 20 -25 per 10,000
  • 10 - 20 per 10,000
  • < 10 per 10,000

Crime Index in Alaska

*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.

Real Estate search Alaska real estate

Search for real estate in Alaska by selecting one of the top for sale, foreclosure or rental markets links listed. For nearby or other top Alaska real estate, home values or foreclosures, see our additional real estate links.

Real Estate Overview

Average Listing Price
$288,000 compared to July 2015
Median Sales Price
No Data

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

739 Foreclosures

median foreclosure price

Foreclosure Status Distribution

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990 Building Permits

Alaska building permits average per year since 2001 is 1,761. In 2003, there was a high number of building permits with 3,346 and a low number of building permits in 2011 of 791. 77.07% of the building permits are for Single Family housing units in 2012.

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Environmental Hazards

12,563 Environmental Hazards

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Unemployment view full Alaska unemployment report

Since 2005 the unemployment rate in Alaska has ranged from 5.2% in August 1998 to 10.7% in February 1992. The current unemployment rate for Alaska is 5.9% for August 2016. See how other local areas compare by using our Unemployment Compare tool.

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State Representatives

  • Gov. Bill Walker
  • Sen. Lisa Murkowski
  • Sen. Daniel Sullivan
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