This page looks at a variety of Anvik Alaska housing market data taken from the most recent 2022 American Community Survey census data. Housing units are structures such as a single family home, apartment community, mobile home park, public housing, etc. where a person or family live and live separately from other residents of the building. Figure 1 shows the total number of housing units for each city. Anvik depicts it has a Housing Units of 52 which is the smallest as measured by housing units of all the other places in the greater region.
Figure 2 illustrates the housing density in the Anvik housing market as measured by housing units per square land mile (includes single family homes, apartments, etc.) Anvik depicts it has a Housing Density of 5.4 which is the second smallest when ranked by housing density of all the other places in the metropolitan area. The city with the highest housing density in the area is Lower Kalskag which depicts a density of 62.1 ( appreciably bigger). Comparing housing density to the United States average of 39.5, Anvik is approximately an eigth the size. Also, measured against the state of Alaska, housing density of 0.6, Anvik is considerably bigger.
In Figure 3, Anvik area change in the number of housing units and is a forward gauge (along with population change) for any potential housing shortage. Anvik depicts it has a Housing Unit Change of 13.0% which is in the mid range of other places in the greater region. The city with the highest change in the housing units in the area is Holy Cross which shows a housing units of 34.9% (approximately 2.7 times bigger). Comparing change in the housing units to the United States average of 7.4%, Anvik is 76.5% larger. Also, in comparison with the state of Alaska, change in the housing units of 5.7%, Anvik is approximately 2.3 times bigger.
Figure 4 shows the percentage of rental property based on that they are occupied by renters as a percent of the total number of households in the community (including homes, apartments, etc.) Anvik depicts it has a Renter Percent of 28.1% which is in the center range of other places in the local area.
Figure 5 illustrates the total number of housing units that are occupied by owners. it has a Owner Percent of 71.9% which is in the mid range of other places in the surrounding region.
Anvik Alaska Home Cost Charts
Median owner costs for the real estate market are shown in Figure 8 and include the costs associated with any mortgage, utility expenses, insurance, and other miscellaneous costs. Anvik shows it has a Median Owner Cost of $336 which is the smallest in order of median ownership cost of all the other places in the surrounding region. Figure 9 shows the median amount of cost as a percent of total household income for people who own homes in the Anvik metro area. it has a Owner Cost as % of HH Income of 9% which is the smallest when ranked by cost as a percent of household income of all the other places in the area. The next chart, Figure 10, provides a comparison chart of the median home cost as a percent of a median worker take home earnings and is thus a valuable measure of affordable housing. Anvik shows it has a Median Home Value as Percent of Median Earnings of 84% which is less than most other places in the greater region.
Housing cost as a percent of household income for owners who do not have a mortgage is shown in Figure 12. This analysis can be useful for understanding the affordable housing for home ownership excluding any financing cost in the area shown. Anvik depicts it has a % of Income Owner Costs-No Mortgage of 9% which is the second smallest in order of cost as a percent of household income of all the other places in the area. The city with the highest cost as a percent of household income in the area is Upper Kalskag which depicts a cost as a percent of household income of 20% (approximately 2.2 times bigger).
Figure 13 looks at the cost of rent for rental property using the percent of total household income which is a valuable measure of financial health for the area. (The higher the proportion of rent payments to total household income is a sign of greater financial stress. Also, rent can be covered by rent assistance and rent assistance programs in the form of rent assistance.) Anvik has the largest proportion of rent as a percent of income is between 30pct to 40pct at 22% of the total and is ranked #1.
Anvik Alaska Home Financing Charts
Figure 17 shows the proportion of houses with a mortgage versus those without a mortgage. Anvik has the largest proportion of houses with mortgages at 100% of the total and is ranked #1.
Anvik Alaska Home Characteristics Charts
Figure 19 shows, for the average house in each location, the median year that a house was built. This can be useful for understanding the relative age of one neighborhood versus another for a real estate investor. it has a Median Year Built of 1983 which is less than most other places in the area. The city with the highest year built in the area is Marshall which shows a year built of 1993 ( about the same size).
Figure 20 looks at the distribution of housing units by the median age that the homes were built. has the smallest proportion of homes built between 2000 to 2009 at 6% of the total. Second, it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1990 to 1999 at 50% of the total and is ranked #1. Figure 21 shows the year that people who own homes moved into this region. it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2015 to 2018 at 20% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2010 to 2014 at 42% of the total and is ranked #1.
Cities marked with an asterisk ("*") should resemble a city or town but do not have their own government (i.e. Mayor, City Council, etc.) These places should be recognizable by the local community but their boundaries have no legal status. Technically these include both Census Designated Places (CDP) and Census County Divisions (CCD) which are defined by the Census Bureau along with local authorities. (For more information, see:
Census Designated Place or "CDP")
and Census County Division "CCD".)
For comparison purposes, the US national average and the state average value are provided. Additionally, the "Combined Statistical Area" or CSA is shown that is closest to the city, county, or zip code shown. A CSA is a large grouping of adjacent metropolitan areas that identified by the Census Bureau based on social and economic ties. (See: Combined Statistical Area)
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