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Fairbanks North Star Borough
  • County in Alaska

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  1. Public Schools
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  2. Housing
    grade C minus
  3. Nightlife
    grade B+
  4. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  5. Diversity
    grade A minus
  6. Jobs
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  7. Weather
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  8. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  9. Health & Fitness
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  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade C
  11. Commute
    grade A

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Fairbanks North Star Borough is a County in Alaska with a population of 99,072. In Fairbanks North Star Borough, most residents own their homes. Many families and young professionals live in Fairbanks North Star Borough.

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Population
99,072

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$240,000
National
$217,500
Median Rent
$1,305
National
$1,062
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    41%
  • Own
    59%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    380.8
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    28.4
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    71.1
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    116.5
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    483.2
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    3,350.9
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    596.8
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    15%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    13%
  • 25-34 years
    19%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    11%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    10%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    12%
    national  12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    19%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  12%

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