Wasilla SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
6
Commute
4

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Wasilla, Alaska Info Snack

Wasilla is a city in Matanuska-Susitna Borough, United States and the sixth-largest city in Alaska. It is located on the northern point of Cook Inlet in the Matanuska-Susitna Valley of the southcentral part of the state. The city's population was 7,831 at the 2010 census. Estimates in 2013 put the population at roughly 8,621. Wasilla is the largest city in the borough and a part of the Anchorage metropolitan area, which had an estimated population of 396,142 in 2013.
Population
9,296
Unemployment
12.2%
Poverty
14.3%
Median Home
$233,000
Median Income
$60,259
Median Rent
$1,032

Rankings for Wasilla in Alaska

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Map Of Wasilla, AK

Population over time in Wasilla

Year Population % Change
2017 9,296 3.6%
2016 8,972 3.4%
2015 8,676 3.2%
2014 8,406 3.0%
2013 8,161 2.8%
2012 7,942 3.4%
2011 7,678 2.5%
2010 7,488 -

Crime in Wasilla Per 100k

Crime Wasilla AK USA
Violent Crime 535.0 829.0 382.9
Murder 0.0 8.4 5.3
Robbery 49.5 128.5 98.0
Aggravated Assault 485.5 575.4 248.9
Property Crime 4597.2 3542.1 2362.0
Burglary 396.3 563.8 430.4
Larceny 3735.3 2402.7 1694.0
Car Theft 465.7 575.6 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Wasilla

White
76.6% (7,117)
African American
1.4% (127)
American Indian
4.6% (424)
Asian
2.6% (243)
Hawaiian
0.2% (19)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
9.3% (863)
Hispanic
5.4% (503)
Race Wasilla AK USA
White 76.6% 61.5% 61.5%
African American 1.4% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 4.6% 13.8% 0.7%
Asian 2.6% 6.1% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.2% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 9.3% 7.4% 2.3%
Hispanic 5.4% 6.8% 17.6%

Household Income For Wasilla, Alaska

Less than $10,000
6.5% (60,424)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.0% (46,480)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.6% (117,129)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.0% (65,072)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (122,707)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (135,721)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.6% (135,721)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.2% (159,891)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (49,268)
$200,000 or more
3.9% (36,254)
Income Wasilla AK USA
Less than $10,000 6.5% 3.8% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.0% 3.1% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.6% 6.7% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.0% 6.8% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 11.0% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 17.8% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.6% 14.6% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.2% 19.7% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 9.3% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.9% 7.2% 6.3%

Gender in Wasilla

Female
49.6% (4,614)
Male
50.4% (4,681)
Gender Wasilla AK USA
Female 49.6% 47.7% 50.8%
Male 50.4% 52.3% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wasilla for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.3% (398)
9-12th Grade
5.3% (496)
High School / GED
31.9% (2,969)
Some College
31.5% (2,928)
Associate's Degree
12.3% (1,140)
Bachelor's Degree
10.3% (957)
Master's Degree
3.3% (310)
Professional Degree
0.7% (68)
Doctorate Degree
0.3% (26)
Education Wasilla AK USA
< 9th Grade 4.3% 2.7% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 5.3% 4.9% 7.2%
High School / GED 31.9% 27.6% 27.3%
Some College 31.5% 27.3% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 12.3% 8.5% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 10.3% 18.6% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.3% 7.5% 8.4%
Professional Degree 0.7% 1.9% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.3% 1.0% 1.4%

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