Wasilla, AK
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Wasilla, Alaska Info Snack

Population
10,071
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
11.9%
Median Home
$243,400
Median Income
$63,587
Median Rent
$1,083

Wasilla SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
7
Education
7
Commute
5

Wasilla, AK Crime Report

628
Total Crimes
5,753.6
Total Crimes / 100k People
132.31%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Wasilla
/ 100k People
Alaska
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 628 5,753.6 3,777.9 2,476.7
Violent Crime 48 439.8 867.1 366.7
Murder 1 9.2 9.4 5.0
Robbery 14 128.3 112.9 81.6
Aggravated Assault 28 256.5 596.0 250.2
Property Crime 580 5,313.8 2,910.8 2,109.9
Burglary 115 1,053.6 487.1 340.5
Larceny 425 3,893.7 2,066.0 1,549.5
Car Theft 40 366.5 357.7 219.9

Wasilla, AK Cost Of Living

117
Wasilla's Overall Cost Of Living
1.2x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Wasilla Alaska National Average
Overall 117 128 100
Services 106 112 100
Groceries 131 137 100
Health 142 147 100
Housing 119 135 100
Transportation 113 120 100
Utilities 125 147 100

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Rankings for Wasilla in Alaska

Map Of Wasilla, AK

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Population over time in Wasilla

Year Population % Change
2019 10,071 4.1%
2018 9,675 4.1%
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 -

Race / Ethnicity in Wasilla

White
76.8% (7,734)
African American
1.2% (123)
American Indian
5.5% (556)
Asian
3.4% (343)
Hawaiian
0.3% (29)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
6.1% (619)
Hispanic
6.6% (667)
Race Wasilla AK USA
White 76.8% 60.6% 60.7%
African American 1.2% 3.1% 12.3%
American Indian 5.5% 14.4% 0.7%
Asian 3.4% 6.1% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 1.2% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.1% 7.3% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.6% 7.0% 18.0%

Gender in Wasilla

Female
50.7% (5,108)
Male
49.3% (4,963)
Gender Wasilla AK USA
Female 50.7% 47.8% 50.8%
Male 49.3% 52.2% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Wasilla for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (302)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (503)
High School / GED
37.0% (3,726)
Some College
30.0% (3,021)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (906)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,107)
Master's Degree
5.0% (503)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Wasilla AK USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 2.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 37.0% 28.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 27.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 9.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 18.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 8.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 1.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Wasilla, Alaska

Less than $10,000
6.4% (64,679)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (35,652)
$15,000 to $24,999
12.2% (122,416)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.1% (71,620)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.2% (112,951)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.7% (178,577)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (116,106)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.2% (182,994)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.6% (56,475)
$200,000 or more
6.5% (65,625)
Income Wasilla AK USA
Less than $10,000 6.4% 4.1% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 2.9% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 12.2% 6.5% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.1% 6.9% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.2% 10.4% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.7% 17.6% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 14.0% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.2% 19.4% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.6% 9.6% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.5% 8.6% 7.7%

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