This page looks at a variety of Two Rivers CDP 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. Two Rivers CDP shows it has a Housing Units of 234 which is the smallest in terms of housing units of all the other places in the local area.
Figure 2 illustrates the housing density in the Two Rivers CDP housing market as measured by housing units per square land mile (includes single family homes, apartments, etc.) Two Rivers CDP depicts it has a Housing Density of 8.5 which is the smallest when sorted by housing density of all the other places in the greater region. The place with the highest housing density in the area is North Pole which depicts a density of 275.0 ( markedly bigger). Comparing housing density to the United States average of 39.5, Two Rivers CDP is approximately a fifth the size. Also, benchmarked against the state of Alaska, housing density of 0.6, Two Rivers CDP is markedly bigger.
In Figure 3, Two Rivers CDP area change in the number of housing units and is a forward gauge (along with population change) for any potential housing shortage. Two Rivers CDP shows it has a Housing Unit Change of -32.8% which is the smallest as measured by change in the housing units of all the other places in the local area. The place with the highest change in the housing units in the area is North Pole which depicts a housing units of 25.1% ( about the same size). Comparing change in the housing units to the United States average of 7.4%, Two Rivers CDP is approximately 4.4 times bigger. Also, measured against the state of Alaska, change in the housing units of 5.7%, Two Rivers CDP is appreciably bigger.
Figure 5 illustrates the total number of housing units that are occupied by owners. it has a Owner Percent of 100.0% which is the largest of all places in the greater region.
Two Rivers CDP 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. Two Rivers CDP shows it has a Median Owner Cost of $1,791 which is ranked #1 of all places in the greater Two Rivers CDP region. Figure 9 shows the median amount of cost as a percent of total household income for people who own homes in the Two Rivers CDP metro area. it has a Owner Cost as % of HH Income of 15% which is the third most cost as a percent of household income of all other places in the greater Two Rivers CDP region. 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. Two Rivers CDP indicates it has a Median Home Value as Percent of Median Earnings of 423% which is more than all other places in the greater Two Rivers CDP region.
Next shown in Figure 11 is the housing cost as a percent of household income for people who own their homes and have a mortgages (thus the cost of financing the home is included.) Two Rivers CDP shows it has a % of Income Owner Costs-With Mortgage of 14% which is in the mid range of other places in the area. The place with the highest cost as a percent of household income in the area is Badger CDP which shows a cost as a percent of household income of 20% (42.0% larger).
Figure 14 shows the total housing cost for both home owners and apartment community renters in the area. Two Rivers CDP has the largest proportion of housing cost between $1,000 and $1,500 at 42% of the total and is ranked #1.
Two Rivers CDP Alaska Home Financing Charts
Figure 17 shows the proportion of houses with a mortgage versus those without a mortgage. Two Rivers CDP has the percentage of houses with mortgages less than most other places in the local area at 27% of the total.
Two Rivers CDP 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 1987 which is the third most year built of all other places in the greater Two Rivers CDP region. The place with the highest year built in the area is Eielson AFB CDP which depicts a year built of 1999 ( about the same size).
Figure 20 looks at the distribution of housing units by the median age that the homes were built. it has the largest proportion of homes built between 1990 to 1999 at 68% 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 2010 to 2014 at 66% of the total and is ranked #1. Second, it has the largest proportion of owners moved in 2000 to 2009 at 18% 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)
Data sources - Mouse over icon in upper right corner of each chart for information.