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Girdwood
  • Neighborhood in Anchorage, AK

Report Card

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

editorial

Girdwood is a neighborhood in Anchorage, Alaska with a population of 1,037. Girdwood is in Anchorage Borough. In Girdwood, most residents own their homes. In Girdwood there are a lot of bars, restaurants, and coffee shops. Many young professionals live in Girdwood. The public schools in Girdwood are highly rated.

About

About Girdwood...
Population
1,037

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$515,582
National
$229,800
Median Rent
$1,315
National
$1,096
Area Feel
No data available  
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    45%
  • Own
    55%
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Girdwood Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
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
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    0
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    0
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    0
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$113,059
National
$64,994
Families with Children
21%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    20%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    42%
    national  20%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    26%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    4%
    national  27%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

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