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Anchorage is a suburb of Louisville with a population of 2,376. Anchorage is in Jefferson County and is one of the best places to live in Kentucky. Living in Anchorage offers residents a rural feel and most residents own their homes. In Anchorage there are a lot of restaurants and parks. Residents of Anchorage tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Anchorage are highly rated.

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About Anchorage...
Population
2,376

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$715,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,163
National
$1,062
Area Feel
Rural
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    4%
  • Own
    96%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade A minus
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    0
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    0
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    0
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    0
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    286.5
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    122.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade C
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    18%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    4%
  • 25-34 years
    2%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    16%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    40%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    14%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    national  12%

Working in Anchorage

Jobs
grade A minus
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$187,946
National
$62,843

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