Houston strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Alaska):
Well-Paid Single Men
Public Transportation Use
Comparing Houston to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Alaska (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|College Educated Adults|
|People Above Poverty|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Nearest Large City||21 miles N of Anchorage, Alaska|
|P.O. Box Zip Codes||99694|
|Phone Area Codes||907|
|Time Zone||Alaska (-9 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||WASILLA 3 S|
|Jan Temp||7 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 49 F|
|Jul Temp||49 to 70 F|
|Oct Temp||27 to 43 F|
|Annual Precip||16.6 inches|
|Jan Temp||9 to 23 F|
|Apr Temp||28 to 45 F|
|Jul Temp||48 to 66 F|
|Oct Temp||27 to 41 F|
|Annual Precip||19.3 inches|
|Station||EAGLE RIVER 5 SE|
|Jan Temp||5 to 21 F|
|Apr Temp||25 to 48 F|
|Jul Temp||48 to 69 F|
|Oct Temp||25 to 40 F|
|Annual Precip||17.2 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.26|
|American Indian & Alaskan||99||8.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||28||2.3%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,614|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||27.5%|
|French (except Basque)||2.1%|
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