Fairbanks North Star County Information

Fairbanks North Star in Alaska occupies 7,444 square miles and has a 2006 population of 86,754, a change from a 2000 population of 82,840 and 77,720 in 1990. 18.5% percent of the population is between the ages of 15 and 24, 15% percent is 25-35, and 14.4% percent of the population is 35 to 44.

There were 247 acts of violent crime reported in Fairbanks North Star in 2004, a change from 214 reports of violent crime in 2000.

The unemployed population in 2006 was 2,611 people: 5.8% percent. This was a change from the unemployment rate in 2000 of 6%.

Read more about Fairbanks North Star, Alaska in the Wikipedia entry.

General Information
CountyFairbanks North Star 
StateAlaska 
Land Area7,444 sq. milesRanked 46 of 3,140
Population 200686,754Ranked 631 of 3,140
Population 200587,555 
Population 200082,840Ranked 628 of 3,140
Population 199077,720Ranked 583 of 3,140
Race BreakdownPercentage
Caucasion79.1% 
African American5.3% 
Asian American2.3% 
Native American7.8% 
Pacific Islander.3% 
Age BreakdownPercentage
Population Under 58.7% 
Population 5 to 1415.4% 
Population 15 to 2418.5% 
Population 25 to 3415% 
Population 35 to 4414.4% 
Population 45 to 5414% 
Population 55 to 648.3% 
Population 65 to 743.3% 
Population 75 and up2.2% 
Crime Counts20042000
Total Violent Crimes247214
Murders / Manslaughters2 
Forcible Rapes55 
Robberies47 
Aggravated Assaults143 
Total Property Crimes1,7351,773
Burglaries238 
Larceny Thefts1,349 
Motor Vehicle Thefts148 
Employment Data20062000
Labor Population44,91440,952
Unemployed Population2,6112,443
Unemployment Rate5.8%6%

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