Eielson Air Force Base, AK

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Eielson Air Force Base Profile


Overview

Eielson Air Force Base is a very small town located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 2,679 people and just one neighborhood, Eielson Air Force Base is the 22nd largest community in Alaska. Eielson Air Force Base has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Eielson Air Force Base, where the median household income is $68,583.00.

Eielson Air Force Base real estate is some of the most expensive in Alaska, although Eielson Air Force Base house values don't compare to the most expensive real estate in the U.S.

Occupations and Workforce

The armed forces are a huge part of the life in Eielson Air Force Base, employing 22.11% of the workforce. While it is a military town, the civilian sector still plays an important role in the local economy, where the Public Service and Healthcare industries employ 37.13% and 22.95% of the civilian workforce, respectively.

Setting & Lifestyle

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Eielson Air Force Base spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 13.67 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

As is often the case in a small town, Eielson Air Force Base doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

Eielson Air Force Base Demographics

The citizens of Eielson Air Force Base are very well educated compared to the average community in the nation: 35.14% of adults in Eielson Air Force Base have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.

The per capita income in Eielson Air Force Base in 2018 was $27,004, which is lower middle income relative to Alaska, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $108,016 for a family of four. However, Eielson Air Force Base contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Eielson Air Force Base is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Eielson Air Force Base home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eielson Air Force Base residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Eielson Air Force Base also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.83% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Eielson Air Force Base include German, Irish, Italian, European, and Scottish.

The most common language spoken in Eielson Air Force Base is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.


Neighborhood Real Estate Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   National Agriculture Statistics Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Geological Service, American Community Survey.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Home Values, Rents: Reflects Q2 2021. Updated quarterly.
  • Setting, Housing Stock, Homeownership: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated August 2021.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   18,000 local law enforcement agencies in the U.S.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   Reflects 2019 calendar year; released from FBI in Sept. 2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Where is 2020 data?

Methodology:   Our nationwide meta-analysis overcomes the issues inherent in any crime database, including non-reporting and reporting errors. This is possible by associating the 9.4 million reported crimes in the U.S, including over 2 million geocoded point locations…. Read more about Scout's Crime Data

Neighborhood Crime Data

 

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Neighborhood Property Crime

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Neighborhood Public School Data

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

Methodology:   Only NeighborhoodScout gives you nationally comparable school ranks based on test scores, so you can directly compare the quality of schools in any location. Read more about Scout's School Data

School Rating Information

 

School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

Neighborhood School Quality Rating

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Schools That Serve This Neighborhood

 
School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to AK* Quality Rating Compared to Nation*
Crawford Elementary School
692 Raven's Way
Eielson Afb, AK 99702
03-06
Anderson Elementary School
768 Kodiak St
Eielson Afb, AK 99702
PK-02
Ben Eielson Jr/sr High School
675 Raven's Way
Eielson Afb, AK 99702
07-12
North Pole High School
601 Nphs Blvd
North Pole, AK 99705
09-12
Salcha Elementary School
8530 Richardson Hwy
Fairbanks, AK 99701
PK-06
Two Rivers School
400 Two Rivers Rd
Fairbanks, AK 99701
PK-08
North Pole Middle School
300 East 8th Ave
North Pole, AK 99705
06-08
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Neighborhood Educational Environment

Adults In Neighborhood With College Degree Or Higher
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This neighborhood is served by 1 district:

FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR BOROUGH SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Alaska

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Better than of AK school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

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School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 34.3% 42.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 27.0% 38.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 3.8%

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