Petersburg, Alaska

Population 3,163

Petersburg is located in Petersburg Census Area, AK. The population is 3,163, making Petersburg the largest city in Petersburg Census Area.

There are 3 public schools in Petersburg with an average Homefacts rating of A+. The total crime rate for Petersburg is very low , and there are 6 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Petersburg is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Petersburg property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Petersburg include Kupreanof, Point Baker and Port Protection.

Petersburg Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Exceptional
  • No High School Diploma: 8.1%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 66.2%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 25.7%

Crime Rate

19.58% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 63
  • Violent Crimes: 314
  • Robbery: 0
  • Burglary: 377
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

6.14% Higher than national avg.
  • 6 offenders in Petersburg
  • 18.97 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

48 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 0
  • Superfunds: 4
  • Tanks & Spills: 44


Very High 8.9%
  • Alaska unemployment average: 7.1%
  • National unemployment average: 6.2%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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There are 3 K-12 public schools in Petersburg, AK and 0 private schools. Homefacts rates Petersburg's schools as Exceptional, with an overall A+ rating.

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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  • Good news! No Drug lab found in Petersburg, AK

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Property Report Overview

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Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $767
  • 1 Bedroom: $957
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,177
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,467
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,860

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Environmental Hazards

48 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality MODERATE (478/537)
    Petersburg, AK has 89.01% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Petersburg, AK is a green zone.
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  • UV Index LOW 1.81 Average
    Petersburg, AK is a low risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 36°
  • February 35.58°
  • March 36.98°
  • April 41.58°
  • May 48.06°
  • June 53.9°
  • July 55.1°
  • August 56.57°
  • September 53.25°
  • October 44.57°
  • November 38.62°
  • December 32.75°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Petersburg, AK

Petersburg, AK has a low risk of earthquakes.
Petersburg, AK has no risk of hurricanes.
Petersburg, AK has a very low risk of hail storms.
Petersburg, AK has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Petersburg, AK: $64,076


Unemployment in Petersburg is 8.9%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 7.1% and 6.2% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 56.84%
White Collar - 43.16%


State Representatives

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

City Representatives

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Neighborhood Info

2 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

1 Cemetery view all

9 FCC Towers view all

1 Fire Station view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

2 Police Stations view all

1 Retirement Home view all

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