Wasilla, Alaska

Population 7,942

Wasilla is located in Matanuska Susitna Borough, AK. The population is 7,942, making Wasilla the 3rd largest city in Matanuska Susitna Borough and the 7th largest city in the state of Alaska.

There are 24 public schools in Wasilla with an average Homefacts rating of B+. The total crime rate for Wasilla is high , and there are 177 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Wasilla is moderate and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Wasilla property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Wasilla include Lakes, Tanaina and Meadow Lakes.

Wasilla Neighborhood Report

Schools

School Rating is Very good
  • No High School Diploma: 8.7%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.2%

Crime Rate

56.83% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 366
  • Violent Crimes: 440
  • Robbery: 128
  • Burglary: 1
  • Property Crime: 5
  • Larceny Theft: 3

Registered Offenders

92.01% Higher than national avg.
  • 177 offenders in Wasilla
  • 222.87 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

160 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 3
  • Tanks & Spills: 157

Unemployment

Moderate 7.1%
  • Alaska unemployment average: 7.1%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

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Summary
There are 24 K-12 public schools in Wasilla, AK and 4 private schools. Homefacts rates Wasilla's schools as Very good, with an overall B+ rating.
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4 Private Schools

Axios Academy

Cornerstone Christian School

Northern Light Mennonite School

Our Lady Of The Valley Catholic School

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0 Colleges & Universities view all colleges & universities

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Crime view details

177 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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

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Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
    10.9%
  • Rented
    39.4%
  • Owned
    49.7%

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

77 Building Permits View All

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  • In 2014, the city of Wasilla, AK issued 77 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 77 permits, 61 were issued for single family homes and 16 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Wasilla, AK issued 26 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 26 permits, 10 were issued for single family homes and 16 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $730
  • 1 Bedroom: $778
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,025
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,478
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,802

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Environmental Hazards

160 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (98/129)
    Wasilla, AK has 75.97% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 2 COUNTY
    Wasilla, AK is a yellow zone.
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  • UV Index LOW 1.81 Average
    Wasilla, AK is a low risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Weather

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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 12.97°
  • February 20.5°
  • March 24.52°
  • April 36.15°
  • May 48.26°
  • June 55.51°
  • July 58.17°
  • August 55.63°
  • September 47.32°
  • October 35.1°
  • November 20.65°
  • December 16.3°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Wasilla, AK

Earthquakes
Wasilla, AK has a very high risk of earthquakes.
Hurricanes
Wasilla, AK has no risk of hurricanes.
Hail
Wasilla, AK has a very low risk of hail storms.
Tornadoes
Wasilla, AK has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Wasilla, AK: $61,774

Unemployment

Unemployment in Wasilla is 7.1%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.1% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 44.66%
White Collar - 55.34%

Politics

State Representatives

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

City Representatives

  • Don Young

Neighborhood Info

62 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

69 FCC Towers view all

0 Hospitals view all

  • No hospitals found in Wasilla, AK

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

0 Retirement Homes view all

  • No retirement homes found in Wasilla, AK
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