Anchor Point, AK

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Anchor Point Profile


Overview

Anchor Point is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Alaska. With a population of 1,987 people and just one neighborhood, Anchor Point is the 29th largest community in Alaska.

Occupations and Workforce

Anchor Point is a blue-collar town, with 36.58% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Anchor Point is a town of construction workers and builders, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Anchor Point who work in sales jobs (10.80%), office and administrative support (10.48%), and management occupations (7.55%).

A relatively large number of people in Anchor Point telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 10.25% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Anchor Point is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The town’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Anchor Point’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Anchor Point has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Anchor Point a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Anchor Point is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

Anchor Point Demographics

The percentage of adults in Anchor Point with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.32% of adults in Anchor Point have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.

The per capita income in Anchor Point in 2010 was $28,242, which is middle income relative to Alaska, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $112,968 for a family of four. However, Anchor Point contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Anchor Point home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Anchor Point residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Anchor Point include Irish, English, French , and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Anchor Point is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Spanish.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

44 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 3 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Anchor Point 0.101011101001110
Alaska 7.30
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Anchor Point 0.101011101001110
Alaska 28.18
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Anchor Point 0.101011101001110
Alaska 8

Neighborhood Public School Data

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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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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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.6% 42.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.0% 36.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.6% 6.4%

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