Everything You Need to Know About the City of College Alaska

In 2017, College, AK had a population of 14.4k people with a median age of 29.7 and a median household income of $77,341 dollars. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of College, AK declined from 14,372 to 14,362, a -0.0696 percent decrease, and its median household income declined from $86,796 dollars to $77,341 dollars, a -10.9 percent decrease.

The population of College, AK is 67.2 percent White Alone, 9.76 percent Two or More Races, and 7.38 percent American Indian & Alaska Native Alone. N/A% of the people in College, AK speak a non-English language, and 97 percent are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in College, AK are the University of Alaska Fairbanks (1,543 degrees awarded in 2017).

The median property value in College, AK is $233,000 dollars, and the homeownership rate is 59.6 percent. Most people in College, AK commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 16.7 minutes. The average car ownership in College, AK is 2 cars per household.


Education in College

In 2017, universities in College, AK awarded 1,543 degrees. The student of College, AK is skewed towards women, with 3,215 male and 4,449 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in College, AK are White (779 and 51.9 percent), followed by Unknown (309 and 20.6 percent), American Indian or Alaska Native (182 and 12.1 percent), and Two or More Races (87 and 5.8 percent).

The largest universities in College, AK by the number of degrees awarded are University of Alaska Fairbanks (1,543 and 100 percent).

The most popular majors in College, AK are General Business Administration & Management (136 and 8.81 percent), Liberal Arts & Sciences (76 and 4.93 percent), and General Biological Sciences (65 and 4.21 percent).

The median tuition costs in College, AK is $N/A for private four-year colleges, and $6,467 dollars and $21,344 dollars respectively, for public four-year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.


Economy in College

The economy of College, AK employs 7.74k people and College has an unemployment rate of 6.0 percent. The college has seen the job market decreased by -1.2 percent over the last year. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 18.0 percent, which is lower than the US average of 33.5 percent. The largest industries in College, AK is Retail Trade (1,090 people), Educational Services (1,644 people), and Public Administration (775 people), and the highest paying industries are Construction ($85,997 dollars), Public Administration ($65,694 dollars), and Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($65,592 dollars).

Households in College, AK have a median annual income of $77,341 dollars, which is more than the median annual income of $61,937 dollars across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $86,796 dollars in 2016, which represents a -10.9 percent annual growth.


Tax Rates for College

– The Sales Tax Rate for College is 0.0 percent.

– The Income Tax Rate for College is 0.0 percent. 

– Tax Rates can have a big impact when Comparing the Cost of Living.


Income and Salaries for College

– The average earnings of a College resident is $33,217 dollars a year.

– The Median household earnings of a College resident is $75,871 dollars a year.