Cities and Towns in the United States / Alaska / Anchorage Borough / Anchorage AK

Information on the unified home rule city of Anchorage

The unified home rule city of Anchorage is located in the state of Alaska. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the Anchorage City Hall at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the City Hall’s Customer Service by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Municipality reviews4.8 / 5 for Anchorage by Cities and Towns in the United States the 1 January 2018

Anchorage’s Administration

Address of Anchorage municipal buildingAnchorage Anchorage Municipal Building
P.O. Box 196650

ANCHORAGE AK 99519
United States
City hall phone number+1 907-343-7100
City hall fax number+1 907-343-4499
City hall emailLoading...
Anchorage AK official websitemuni.org
Anchorage mayorDan Sullivan

Demographics of Anchorage

Name of Anchorage’s inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Number of inhabitants291 826 population1 / 66
Population density in Anchorage148,8 pop/sq mi (57,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Anchorage, AK

Where to apply for a passport in Anchorage, AK? There are 4 passport offices in Anchorage, try one of these:
Name Street Phone
ANCHORAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY, LOUSSAC BRANCH3600 DENALI ST9073432975
ANCHORAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY, MOUNTAIN VIEW BRANCH120 BRAGAW ST9073432818
ANCHORAGE PUBLIC LIBRARY, MULDOON BRANCH1251 MULDOON RD #1589073434032
USPO - ANCHORAGE4141 POSTMARK DR.9072663266

Top 3 most popular banks in Anchorage

There are 32 bank branches in Anchorage.
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association is the most popular bank in Anchorage with 12 branch offices, followed by Northrim Bank with 8 branch offices and then First National Bank Alaska with 8 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Anchorage:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Wells Fargo Bank, National Association12Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Northrim Bank8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank Alaska8Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
KeyBank National Association4Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Anchorage

Anchorage's administrative numbers

Anchorage's unified home rule city code0203000
Anchorage's unified home rule city postcode99519

Information on the unified home rule city of Anchorage

Cities twinned with Anchorage
Australia DarwinJapan ChitoseSouth Korea Incheon
Norway TromsøRussia MagadanRussia Khabarovsk
United Kingdom Whitby
Anchorage’s namesake
Natural parksAnchorage isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Anchorage

Arabic: أنكوراج، ألاسكاAzerbaijani: AnkoricBulgarian: Анкъридж
Bengali: অ্যাংকারিজ, আলাস্কাGreek: ΑνκορέιτζPersian: انکوریج
Hebrew: אנקורג'Armenian: Անքորեջ շրջանJapanese: アンカレッジ
Georgian: ანკორიჯიKorean: 앵커리지Latin: Ancoraria
Lithuanian: AnkoridžasLatvian: AnkoridžaMacedonian: Енкориџ
Malayalam: ആങ്കറേജ്Marathi: अँकरेजOssetian: Анкоридж
Russian: АнкориджSerbian: ЕнкориџTamil: ஏங்கரெஜ்
Ukrainian: АнкориджChinese: 安克拉治 

Transportation modes in Anchorage

Airport
Bryant Army Heliport 22.5 km
Elmendorf Air Force Base 29.7 km
Merrill Field 30.9 km

Anchorage's territory

Anchorage's area1961,04 sq mi (5079,06 km²)
Anchorage's altitude3 478 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 61.1775
Longitude: -149.274
Latitude: 61° 10' 39'' North
Longitude: 149° 16' 26'' West
Time zone
UTC -9:00 (America/Anchorage)
Summer time : UTC -8:00
Winter time : UTC -9:00
Local time

Anchorage’s neighbouring towns

Anchorage neighbouring towns
WasillaWasillaPalmer
WasillaNeighbouring townsPalmer
Anchorage neighbouring towns
Wasilla 45.3 kmPalmer 47.5 km 

Distance between Anchorage and other main cities

New York City : 5392 kmLos Angeles : 3737 kmChicago : 4559 km
Houston : 5234 kmPhiladelphia : 5386 kmPhoenix : 4056 km
San Antonio : 5105 kmSan Diego : 3910 kmDallas : 4881 km
San Jose : 3273 kmJacksonville : 5907 kmIndianapolis : 4818 km
San Francisco : 3182 km closestAustin : 5063 kmColumbus : 4969 km

Schools in Anchorage, AK

Elementary schools in Anchorage

Abbott Loop Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 314

Airport Heights Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 319

Alaska Native Cultural Charter School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 318

Aquarian Charter School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 378

Baxter Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 388

Bayshore Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 470

Bear Valley Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 415

Bowman Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 547

Campbell STEM Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 363

Chester Valley Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 266

Chinook Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 529

Chugach Optional Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 258

College Gate Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 354

Creekside Park Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 455

Denali Montessori Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 422

Fairview Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 441

Gladys Wood Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 403

Government Hill Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 470

Huffman Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 380

Inlet View Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 236

Kasuun Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 425

Kincaid Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 559

Klatt Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 434

Lake Hood Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 368

Lake Otis Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 440

Mountain View Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 342

Muldoon Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 431

North Star Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 456

Northern Lights ABC K-8 School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 640

Northwood ABC

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 318

Nunaka Valley Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 272

Ocean View Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 438

O'Malley Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 300

Ptarmigan Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 428

Rabbit Creek Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 440

Rilke Schule Charter School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 474

Rogers Park Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 543

Russian Jack Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 366

Sand Lake Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 673

Scenic Park Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 417

Spring Hill Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 408

Susitna Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 471

Taku Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 375

Trailside Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 420

Tudor Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 347

Turnagain Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 420

William Tyson Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 414

Williwaw Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 396

Willow Crest Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 414

Winterberry School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 8
Students : 257

Wonder Park Elementary

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 433

Middle schools in Anchorage

Anchorage STrEaM Academy

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 73

Central Middle School of Science

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 460

Clark Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 977

Goldenview Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 718

Hanshew Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 706

Mears Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 798

Nicholas J. Begich Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 1000

Romig Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 755

Wendler Middle School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 8
Students : 430

High schools in Anchorage

Bartlett High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1499

Benson Secondary/S.E.A.R.C.H.

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 278

Crossroads School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 14

Dimond High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1702

East High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 2118

King Career Center

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 10, Highest grade : 12

S.A.V.E. High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 178

Service High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1621

South Anchorage High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1450

Steller Secondary School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 287

The New Path High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 21

West High School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 1892

Alternative schools in Anchorage

Alaska State School for Deaf and Hard of Hearing

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 32

Avail School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 93

Family Partnership Charter School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 622

FOCUS Homeschool

District of Chugach School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 335

Frontier Charter School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 298

Highland Academy Charter

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 179

McLaughlin Secondary School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 83

PAIDEIA Cooperative School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 101

Polaris K-12 School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 479

Whaley School

District of Anchorage School District
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 12
Students : 458

Private schools in Anchorage

Anchor Lutheran School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 210

Anchorage Junior Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 54

Anchorage Montessori School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 172

Anchorage Waldorf School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 6
Students : 73

Faith Evangelical Lutheran School

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 49

Grace Christian School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 529

Holy Rosary Academy

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 12
Students : 147

Lumen Christi High School

Lowest grade : 7, Highest grade : 12
Students : 83

Pacific Northern Academy

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 8
Students : 131

St Elizabeth Ann Seton School

Lowest grade : K, Highest grade : 6
Students : 158

Starbright Early Learning Center

Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : K
Students : 67

Schools near Anchorage

Hotel offers in Anchorage

Leisure and activities in Anchorage’s surrounding area

Zoo
Alaska Zoo
Golf course
Moose Run Golf Course - Creek CourseMoose Run Golf Course - Hill Course
Russian Jack Springs Golf CourseAnchorage Golf Course
Eagleglen Golf CourseTanglewood Lakes Golf Club