AK

National Population : 333,590,059
Alaska State Population : 534,206

About Fairbanks, AK

Fairbanks, AK is located in Fairbanks North Star County in the state of Alaska.

The total City Population for Fairbanks is about 63,245 with about 375 people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 90,599.

The Average Home Value is $175,385.71, which is roughly 24% lower than the Average Home Value of $230,425.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 7% lower than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $61,543.75, which is roughly 11% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $69,317.00 for the state of Alaska, and roughly 7% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Fairbanks is about 8.2%.

Alaska is ranked #20 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 52.72 out of 100.

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Nearby Locations

North Pole, AK (10.06 mi.)
Eielson AFB, AK (22.45 mi.)
Salcha, AK (34.28 mi.)
Nenana, AK (37.07 mi.)
Clear, AK (37.07 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 99701, 99702, 99705, 99706, 99709, 99712, 99714, 99767, 99775, 99790
Latitude : 64.560788
Longitude : -147.672810
TimeZone : Alaska (GMT -09:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 510 ft.
Area Code(s) : 907

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.36
Male Population Estimate : 52.30%
Female Population Estimate : 47.70%
Median Age : 34.9
Male Median Age : 35.0
Female Median Age : 34.3

White Population Estimate : 83.93%
Black Population Estimate : 5.25%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 5.02%
Asian Population Estimate : 4.24%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 0.64%
Indian Population Estimate : 11.56%
Other Population Estimate : 1.73%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Fairbanks specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Fairbanks North Star County: About 8 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Fairbanks North Star County: Data Not Available
Fairbanks North Star County is about 53% higher than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people.