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Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska Complete Analysis

   (County: Matanuska-susitna Borough)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Male:

Under 5 years : 403

5 to 9 years : 171

10 to 14 years : 268

15 to 17 years : 131

18 and 19 years : 77

20 years : 85

21 years : 35

22 to 24 years : 45

25 to 29 years : 143

30 to 34 years : 629

35 to 39 years : 318

40 to 44 years : 218

45 to 49 years : 281

50 to 54 years : 183

55 to 59 years : 205

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 52

65 and 66 years : 28

67 to 69 years : 137

70 to 74 years : 50

75 to 79 years : 10

80 to 84 years : 29

85 years and over : 41

Female:

Under 5 years : 209

5 to 9 years : 292

10 to 14 years : 245

15 to 17 years : 127

18 and 19 years : 14

20 years : 39

21 years : 32

22 to 24 years : 60

25 to 29 years : 135

30 to 34 years : 443

35 to 39 years : 152

40 to 44 years : 232

45 to 49 years : 234

50 to 54 years : 166

55 to 59 years : 196

60 and 61 years : 17

62 to 64 years : 42

65 and 66 years : 134

67 to 69 years : 28

70 to 74 years : 9

75 to 79 years : 11

80 to 84 years : 24

85 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 2,863

Multiple ancestry : 2,813

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 59

Ancestry not reported : 703


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 6,168

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 127

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 49

Not a U.S. citizen : 94


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Total:

Under 5 years : 612

5 to 17 years : 1,234

18 to 24 years : 387

25 to 34 years : 1,350

35 to 44 years : 920

45 to 54 years : 864

55 to 59 years : 401

60 and 61 years : 52

62 to 64 years : 94

65 to 74 years : 386

75 years and over : 138

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 563

5 to 17 years : 796

18 to 24 years : 153

25 to 34 years : 596

35 to 44 years : 171

45 to 54 years : 156

55 to 59 years : 47

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 10

75 years and over : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 49

5 to 17 years : 380

18 to 24 years : 209

25 to 34 years : 682

35 to 44 years : 724

45 to 54 years : 661

55 to 59 years : 335

60 and 61 years : 40

62 to 64 years : 77

65 to 74 years : 376

75 years and over : 127

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 58

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 17

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 33

55 to 59 years : 19

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 55

35 to 44 years : 25

45 to 54 years : 14

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 5

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 11


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,382

Female : 1,126

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,104

Female : 1,556

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 15

Female : 112

Foreign born:

Male : 73

Female : 70


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence : 2,019

Born in other state in the United States : 3,433

Native: born outside the United States : 127

Foreign born : 129


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 719

Now married, except separated : 478

Divorced : 78

Separated : 14

Widowed : 0

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 813

Now married, except separated : 1,701

Divorced : 470

Separated : 90

Widowed : 248

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 54

Now married, except separated : 37

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 76

Now married, except separated : 47

Divorced : 9

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Speak only English : 5,530

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 39

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

German:

Speak English "very well" : 219

Speak English less than "very well" : 10

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 1

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hungarian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Other Groups: 1,096   (20.3%)
  • German: 884   (16.3%)
  • English: 691   (12.8%)
  • Irish: 616   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 330   (6.1%)
  • Norwegian: 223   (4.1%)
  • Swedish: 197   (3.6%)
  • Scottish: 190   (3.5%)
  • French (except Basque): 182   (3.4%)
  • Dutch: 140   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 106   (2.0%)
  • Polish: 102   (1.9%)
  • Italian: 90   (1.7%)
  • Russian: 73   (1.3%)
  • British: 68   (1.3%)
  • Czech: 63   (1.2%)
  • Austrian: 51   (0.9%)
  • Portuguese: 43   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 36   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 31   (0.6%)
  • European: 30   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 21   (0.4%)
  • Danish: 21   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 20   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 18   (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 16   (0.3%)
  • Australian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 12   (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Latvian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 6   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Icelander: 5   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 5   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 4   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska is 6,438



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 3,574
Female Population in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 2,864


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 33.3
Median Female Resident Age in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 33.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Alaska is 34


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


White


Both sexes

36.3

Male

37.0

Female

35.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

43.8

Male

44.0

Female

43.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.7

Male

27.9

Female

29.4

Asian


Both sexes

33.3

Male

31.5

Female

35.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.5

Male

26.5

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

29.0

Male

28.5

Female

30.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.8

Male

15.4

Female

16.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.8

Male

23.0

Female

17.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

36.6

Male

37.3

Female

36.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


  • White: 5,708
  • African American: 51
  • American Indian: 248
  • Asian: 18
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 10
  • Some Other Race: 0
  • Two or More Races: 403



(updated 2013)



The population density in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska is 101 people per square mile.


(updated 2010)



Foreign Born Residents in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Meadow Lakes Cdp: 101
         Asia: 38.6%
         Europe: 33.7%
         Latin America: 7.9%

Alaska: 37,170
         Asia: 50.6%
         Europe: 20.0%
         Latin America: 17.9%


(updated 2010)



The daytime population change in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska due to commuting is -1,718 (-22.7%).


(updated 2010)



Marriage Population in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male:

 

Never Married

15.80%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

26.85%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

0.83%

Other

0.46%

Widowed

0.80%

Divorced

6.95%

Female:

 

Never Married

9.70%

Now Married:

 

Married, Spouse Present

27.25%

Married, Spouse Absent:

 

Separated

1.43%

Other

0.74%

Widowed

1.83%

Divorced

7.36%

(updated 2010)



Urban/Rural Population in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Urban:

 

Inside Urbanized Areas

0.0%

Inside Urban Clusters

7.29%

Rural:

 

Farm

0.78%

Nonfarm

91.93%

(updated 2010)



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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 5   (0.35%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 7   (0.48%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (1.59%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 50   (3.46%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (1.18%)
  • 10th Grade: 47   (3.25%)
  • 11th Grade: 75   (5.19%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 51   (3.53%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 523   (36.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 110   (7.62%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 263   (18.21%)
  • Associate Degree: 66   (4.57%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 131   (9.07%)
  • Master's Degree: 66   (4.57%)
  • Professional School Degree: 10   (0.69%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (1.39%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 35   (2.56%)
  • 9th Grade: 21   (1.54%)
  • 10th Grade: 90   (6.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (2.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 76   (5.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 451   (32.99%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 115   (8.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 251   (18.36%)
  • Associate Degree: 84   (6.14%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 137   (10.02%)
  • Master's Degree: 47   (3.44%)
  • Professional School Degree: 12   (0.88%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)



School Enrollment in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 59 (2.4%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 40 (1.7%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 190 (7.9%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 242 (10.0%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 230 (9.5%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 47 (1.9%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 6 (0.2%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 1,602 (66.3%)

Female:


  • Enrolled In Nursery School, Preschool: 21 (1.0%)
  • Enrolled In Kindergarten: 34 (1.6%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 1 To Grade 4: 191 (8.8%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 5 To Grade 8: 201 (9.2%)
  • Enrolled In Grade 9 To Grade 12: 123 (5.6%)
  • Enrolled In College, Undergraduate Years: 49 (2.2%)
  • Enrolled In Graduate Or Professional School: 0 (0.0%)
  • Not Enrolled In School: 1,562 (71.6%)

(updated 2010)



Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Corresp. Study School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 600 E Railroad Ave. Suite 6, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 373-3570, Students: 1,031 )

  • Wasilla Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 650 Bogard Rd., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 376-5308, Students: 756 )

  • Teeland Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 2788 N. Seward Meridian Parkwa, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 352-7500, Students: 648 )

  • Goose Bay Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 877430, Wasilla, AK 99687, Phone: (907) 373-5955, Students: 532 )

  • Tanaina Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 2550 Lucille St., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 376-7117, Students: 492 )

  • Larson Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2722 E. Seldon Rd., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 352-2300, Students: 492 )

  • Finger Lake Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: Po Box 875910-230, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 373-3242, Students: 481 )

  • Iditarod Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 801 N Wasilla Fishhook Rd., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 376-5371, Students: 469 )

  • Cottonwood Creek Elementary


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 800 N Seward Meridian, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 376-7577, Students: 440 )

  • Meadow Lakes Elementary


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 7362 W Parks Hwy #824, Wasilla, AK 99687, Phone: (907) 357-9840, Students: 409 )

  • Midvalley High


    ( Grades: 6-12, Location: Po Box 299024, Wasilla, AK 99629, Phone: (907) 892-1600, Students: 201 )

  • Midnight Sun Family Learning Center


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 7362 W Parks Hwy #714, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 357-3733, Students: 168 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Wasilla High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 701 Bogard Rd., Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 376-5341, Students: 1,284 )

  • Burchell High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1775 W. Parks Highway, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 373-7775, Students: 238 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Wasilla Lake Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 2001 Palmer Wasilla Highway, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 373-6439, Students: 165 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 4001 E Darrington Village Avenue, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 357-9798, Students: 64 )

  • Northern Light Mennonite School


    ( Grades: 1-7, Location: Hc 35 Box 5373c, Wasilla, AK 99654, Phone: (907) 357-6372, Students: 20 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Wasilla Public Library


    391 North Main Street, Wasilla, AK 99654

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


  • Museum Of Alaska Transportation And Industry


    , Wasilla, AK 99687

  • Wasilla-kink Historical Society


    300 N Boundary St, Wasilla, AK 99654

  • Wasilla-knik-willow Creek Hstr


    Knik Rd, Wasilla, AK 99654

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska.

Area Features of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


Airport


(1) Abi Airport   (2) Anderson Lake Airport   (3) B B Boys Ranch Airport   (4) Big Lake Airport   (5) Birchwater Airport   (6) Boisselle S Strip   (7) Brocker Lake Seaplane Base   (8) Brown S Homestead Airport   (9) Butte Municipal Airport   (10) Cardwell Strip   (11) Carol S Heliport   (12) Carpentiers Strip   (13) Colberg Airport   (14) Cottonwood Lake Seaplane Base   (15) Cowell S Heliport   (16) Downwind Landing   (17) Eagle Nest Airport   (18) Fairview East Airport   (19) Finger Lake Seaplane Base   (20) Four Corners Airport   (21) Gattis Strip   (22) Gilmore Strip   (23) Gooding Lake Seaplane Base   (24) Goose Bay Airport   (25) Grand Home Airport   (26) Grandview Subdivision Airport   (27) Green S Strip   (28) Grouse Ridge Airport   (29) H H Field   (30) High Ridge Association Airport   (31) Huttunen Strip   (32) Jim S Landing Airport Historical   (33) Lawrence Airstrip   (34) Marion Seaplane Base   (35) Martin Airport   (36) Mat-su Regional Medical Center Heliport   (37) Mcdonald Ridge Airport   (38) Memory Lake Airport   (39) Memory Lake Seaplane Base   (40) Niklason Lake Estates Airport   (41) Niklason Lake Seaplane Base   (42) Owen Field   (43) Palmer Municipal Airport   (44) Pat-mar Strip   (45) Penderosa Airport   (46) Philos Airport Historical   (47) Saddleback Island Heliport   (48) Shelby Strip   (49) Sky Ranch Airport At Pioneer Peak   (50) Soloy Strip   (51) South Hollywood Airport   (52) Stormy Hill Seaplane Base   (53) Stro S Airport   (54) Sunset Strip   (55) Team Levine Heliport   (56) Upper Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base   (57) Vinduska Airport   (58) Walby Lake Seaplane Base   (59) Wasilla Creek Airpark   (60) Wasilla Lake Seaplane Base   (61) West Papoose Lake Airpark   (62) Wolf Lake Airport   (63) Yuknis Airport  

Area


(1) Ch Ak Nileght   (2) K Enakatnu Kaq  

Bay


(1) Goose Bay   (2) Nolfi Cove  

Building


(1) Big Lake Ambulance Service   (2) Big Lake Volunteer Fire Department Station 8 - 1   (3) Big Lake Volunteer Fire Department Station 8 - 2   (4) Butte Ambulance Service   (5) Butte Volunteer Fire And Rescue 2 - 1   (6) Butte Volunteer Fire And Rescue 2 - 2   (7) Central Matanuska - Susitna Fire Department Station 51   (8) Central Matanuska - Susitna Fire Department Station 52   (9) Central Matanuska - Susitna Fire Department Station 63   (10) Central Matanuska - Susitna Fire Department Station 64   (11) Central Matanuska - Susitna Fire Department Station 65   (12) Goose Creek Correctional Center   (13) Guardian Flight   (14) Lifemed Alaska   (15) Mat - Su Pretrial Facility   (16) Mat - Su Public Health Center South Central Region   (17) Mat - Su Youth Facility   (18) Palmer Ambulance Service   (19) Palmer Correctional Center   (20) Palmer Fire Department Station 31   (21) Palmer Fire Department Station 32   (22) Palmer Fire Department Station 33   (23) Palmer Fire Department Station 34   (24) Palmer Fire Department Station 35   (25) Palmer Fire Department Station 36 Training Center   (26) Palmer Police Department   (27) Providence Matanuska Health Care   (28) Tsunami Warning Center  

Cape


(1) Ts Es I Unt  

Cemetery


(1) Palmer Pioneer Cemetery   (2) Valley Memory Garden  

Census


(1) Big Lake Census Designated Place   (2) Buffalo Soapstone Census Designated Place   (3) Butte Census Designated Place   (4) Farm Loop Census Designated Place   (5) Fishhook Census Designated Place   (6) Gateway Census Designated Place   (7) Knik-fairview Census Designated Place   (8) Lakes Census Designated Place   (9) Lazy Mountain Census Designated Place   (10) Tanaina Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) K Eyghashtnu  

Civil


(1) City Of Palmer  

Dam


(1) Independence Mine Dam   (2) Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 1   (3) Memory Lake Estates Dam Number 2   (4) Sherwood Estates Dam  

Gap


(1) Dogsled Pass   (2) Hatcher Pass  

Gut


(1) Rabbit Slough   (2) Spring Creek  

Hospital


(1) Department Of Veterans Affairs Mat - Su Community Based Outpatient Clinic   (2) Mat - Su Regional Medical Center   (3) Valley Hospital Rehabilitation Services  

Island


(1) Crescent Moon Island   (2) Flat Lakes Island   (3) Freundly Island   (4) Long Island   (5) Loon Island   (6) Pleasure Island  

Lake


(1) Anderson Lake   (2) Anna Lake   (3) Baird Lake   (4) Barbel Lake   (5) Big Lake   (6) Black Lake   (7) Bolo Lake   (8) Bradley Lake   (9) Brocker Lake   (10) Burkholder Lake   (11) Butte Lake   (12) Cann Lake   (13) Canoe Lake   (14) Carpenter Lake   (15) Caves Lake   (16) Clear Lake   (17) Cornelius Lake   (18) Cottonwood Lake   (19) Cranberry Lake   (20) Crooked Lake   (21) Dandy Lake   (22) Dawn Lake   (23) Diamond Lake   (24) Dry Lake   (25) Dusk Lake   (26) East Papoose Lake   (27) Echo Lake   (28) Elks Lake   (29) Ezi Slough   (30) Falks Lake   (31) Finger Lake   (32) Finger Lakes   (33) Flat Lake   (34) Gooding Lake   (35) Gull Lake   (36) Hart Lake   (37) High Ridge Lake   (38) Homestead Lake   (39) Hourglass Lake   (40) Irene Lake   (41) Jade Lake   (42) Jewell Lake   (43) Jim Lake   (44) Johnson Lake   (45) Kennedy Lake   (46) Kepler Lake   (47) Kings Lake   (48) Klaire Lake   (49) Kleinsmith Lake   (50) Knik Lake   (51) Lake Beth   (52) Lake Marion   (53) Leaf Lake   (54) Liten Lake   (55) Lloyds Pond   (56) Loberg Lake   (57) Long Lake   (58) Loonsong Lake   (59) Lower Reed Lake   (60) Matanuska Lake   (61) Mcleod Lake   (62) Meier Lake   (63) Memory Lake   (64) Mirror Lake   (65) Mud Lake   (66) Neklason Lake   (67) Never-never Lake   (68) Papoose Twins   (69) Paradise Lake   (70) Phillips Pholly   (71) Reed Lake   (72) Sara Lake   (73) Serenity Lake   (74) Sevenmile Lake   (75) Seventeenmile Lake   (76) Stephan Lake   (77) Summit Lake   (78) Susan Lake   (79) Swan Lake   (80) Threemile Lake   (81) Triangle Lake   (82) Upper Reed Lake   (83) Walby Lake   (84) Wasilla Lake   (85) West Papoose Lake   (86) Whale Lake   (87) White Lake   (88) Wishbone Lake   (89) Wolf Lake   (90) Wolverine Lake  

Locale


(1) Elks Campground   (2) Fishhook Junction   (3) Four Corners   (4) Little Susitna Roadhouse   (5) Moose Creek   (6) Moose Creek Campground   (7) Polar Raceway Park   (8) The Motherlode Lodge   (9) University Of Alaska Experimental Farm  

Military


(1) Goose Bay Air Force Auxiliary Field Historical  

Mine


(1) Arch Prospect   (2) Baxter Mine   (3) Black Prospect   (4) Buffalo Mine   (5) Conrock North Pit   (6) Eldorado Mine   (7) Fern Mine   (8) Gold Bullion Mine   (9) Gold Cord Mine   (10) High Grade Mine   (11) Holland Prospect   (12) Independence Mine   (13) Kelly-willow Prospect   (14) Lane Prospect   (15) Lonesome Mine   (16) Lucky Shot Mine   (17) Mabel Mine   (18) Marion Twin Mine   (19) Martin Mine   (20) Matanuska Sinner Mine   (21) New Black Diamond Mine   (22) Premier Mine   (23) Rae-wallace Mine   (24) Schroff-o Neil Mine   (25) Snowbird Mine   (26) Talkeetna Mine   (27) Thorpe Mine   (28) War Baby Mine   (29) Webfoot Prospect  

Park


(1) Big Lake North State Recreation Site   (2) Big Lake South State Recreation Site   (3) Finger Lake State Recreation Site   (4) Goose Bay State Game Refuge   (5) Independence Mine State Historical Park   (6) Kepler-bradley Lakes State Recreation Area   (7) Moose Creek State Recreation Area   (8) Palmer Hat Flats State Game Refuge   (9) Wolf Lake State Recreation Site  

Pillar


(1) The Pinnacle  

Populated Place


(1) Big Lake   (2) Butte   (3) Gateway   (4) John Fitzgerald Kennedy City   (5) Knik   (6) Lazy Mountain   (7) Lucky Shot Landing   (8) Matanuska   (9) Palmer   (10) Point Mackenzie   (11) Tanaina  

Post Office


(1) Big Lake Post Office   (2) Brentwood Post Office   (3) Palmer Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Upper Rainbow Lake  

Ridge


(1) Arkose Ridge   (2) Bald Mountain Ridge   (3) Murphy Ridge  

School


(1) Central Junior High School   (2) Finger Lake Elementary School   (3) Matanuska-susitna Community College   (4) Palmer High School   (5) Palmer Junior High School   (6) Pioneer Peak Elementary School   (7) Sherrod School   (8) Swanson School   (9) University Of Alaska Research Center  

Spring


(1) Brasil Springs  

Stream


(1) Archangel Creek   (2) Bodenburg Creek   (3) Buffalo Creek   (4) Carnegie Creek   (5) Ch Ak Nileghtnu   (6) Cottonwood Creek   (7) Craigie Creek   (8) Delia Creek   (9) East Fork Fishhook Creek   (10) East Fork Sawmill Creek   (11) Ezi Slough   (12) Fairangel Creek   (13) Fish Creek   (14) Fishhook Creek   (15) Francie Creek   (16) Friday Creek   (17) Glacier Creek   (18) Goat Creek   (19) Goodhope Creek   (20) Goose Creek   (21) Government Creek   (22) Grubstake Creek   (23) Hatcher Creek   (24) Homestake Creek   (25) Jim Creek   (26) Mcroberts Creek   (27) Meadow Creek   (28) Moose Creek   (29) O Brien Creek   (30) Palmer Creek   (31) Premier Creek   (32) Reed Creek   (33) Sawmill Creek   (34) Shorty Creek   (35) Sidney Creek   (36) Soldier Creek   (37) Spring Creek   (38) Threemile Creek   (39) Upper Willow Creek   (40) West Fork   (41) West Fork Grubstake Creek   (42) West Fork Sawmill Creek   (43) Wolverine Creek  

Summit


(1) Arkose Peak   (2) Bodenburg Butte   (3) Bullion Mountain   (4) Burnt Butte   (5) Government Peak   (6) Idaho Peak   (7) Lazy Mountain   (8) Matanuska Peak   (9) Skyscraper Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Elnen Ghilget  

Tower


(1) Kakm-tv Anchorage   (2) Kcfa-am Eagle River   (3) Keag-fm Anchorage   (4) Kmbq-fm Wasilla   (5) Kobg-am Wasilla   (6) Ktuu-tv Anchorage   (7) Kuzn-fm Palmer   (8) Kymg-fm Anchorage  

Trail


(1) Iditarod Trail  

Valley


(1) Grubstake Gulch   (2) Lone Tree Gulch   (3) Matanuska Valley   (4) Tsadaka Canyon   (5) West Fork Grubstake Gulch   (6) Wet Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

99654 (pop. 31,034) 99687 (pop. 224)


Cities Nearby Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Knik-fairview Cdp, AK  (pop. 10,595) 5.0 Miles
Houston City, AK  (pop. 1,628) 5.2 Miles
Wasilla City, AK  (pop. 9,616) 5.5 Miles
Tanaina Cdp, AK  (pop. 7,626) 6.3 Miles
Big Lake Cdp, AK  (pop. 2,614) 10.0 Miles
Lakes Cdp, AK  (pop. 8,723) 10.3 Miles
Gateway Cdp, AK  (pop. 3,972) 12.1 Miles
Matanuska-susitna Census Subarea, AK  (pop. 82,099) 12.1 Miles
Fishhook Cdp, AK  (pop. 2,872) 12.7 Miles
Farm Loop Cdp, AK  (pop. 1,278) 15.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

907



Land Area in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 75.2 Sq. Miles
Water Area in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 3.2 Sq. Miles



Latitude/Longitude of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Lat: 61.599661 N        Long: -149.616036 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Alaska

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
  Total Electric Industry 10.11 9.01 7.91 13.22 0.00 9.48
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
  Total Electric Industry 10.67 9.27 8.22 12.12 0.00 9.80
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
  Total Electric Industry 10.82 9.45 7.74 14.21 0.00 9.95
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
  Total Electric Industry 11.15 9.55 8.19 12.77 0.00 10.12
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
  Total Electric Industry 11.32 9.66 8.37 12.57 0.00 10.25
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
  Total Electric Industry 11.24 9.54 8.38 13.26 0.00 10.17
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
  Total Electric Industry 11.36 9.58 8.47 13.34 0.00 10.24
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
  Total Electric Industry 11.44 9.51 7.48 14.75 0.00 10.07
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
  Total Electric Industry 11.50 9.48 7.17 13.68 0.00 9.97
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
  Total Electric Industry 11.16 9.20 7.32 14.16 0.00 9.78
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
  Total Electric Industry 11.45 9.77 7.56 14.17 0.00 10.08
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
  Total Electric Industry 12.12 10.29 7.61 14.37 0.00 10.54
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
  Total Electric Industry 12.05 10.13 7.65 14.04 0.00 10.46
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
  Total Electric Industry 11.98 10.49 7.86 0.00 0.00 10.50
2004              
  Full-Service Providers 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
  Total Electric Industry 12.44 10.99 8.33 0.00 0.00 10.99
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
  Total Electric Industry 13.30 11.56 9.29 0.00 0.00 11.72
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84
  Total Electric Industry 14.83 11.93 11.54 0.00 0.00 12.84

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 112   (6.5%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 85   (4.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 87   (5.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 89   (5.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 172   (10.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 220   (12.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 213   (12.3%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 130   (7.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 158   (9.1%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 160   (9.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 69   (4.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 26   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 121   (7.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 85   (4.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,091

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 121

In 3-person carpool : 52

In 4-person carpool : 72

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 18

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 9

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 42

Other means : 121

Worked at home : 225


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Less than 5 minutes : 93

5 to 9 minutes : 93

10 to 14 minutes : 279

15 to 19 minutes : 363

20 to 24 minutes : 431

25 to 29 minutes : 169

30 to 34 minutes : 368

35 to 39 minutes : 53

40 to 44 minutes : 74

45 to 59 minutes : 82

60 to 89 minutes : 409

90 or more minutes : 112


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

With Social Security income : 286

No Social Security income : 1,420


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

With retirement income : 183

No retirement income : 1,523


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 64

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 56

$20,000 to $24,999 : 64

$25,000 to $29,999 : 83

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 38

$40,000 to $44,999 : 37

$45,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 148

$60,000 to $74,999 : 151

$75,000 to $99,999 : 151

$100,000 to $124,999 : 184

$125,000 to $149,999 : 62

$150,000 to $199,999 : 50

$200,000 or more : 47


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $61,875


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • KAXX (1020 AM; 10.0 kW; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Tati Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KAXX (1020 AM; 10.0 kW; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Tati Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KAGV (1110 AM; 10.0 kW; Houston, AK; Owner: Voice For Christ Ministries, Inc.)
  • NEW (1160 AM; 50.0 kW; Big Lake, AK; Owner: Steve King)
  • NEW (1200 AM; 50.0 kW; Big Lake, AK; Owner: Steve King)
  • NEW (1250 AM; 50.0 kW; Big Lake, AK; Owner: Steve King)
  • NEW (1430 AM; 1.0 kW; Wasilla, AK; Owner: John N. Klapperich)
  • NEW (800 AM; 45.0 kW; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Ruth Pollack, Executrix Of Estate Of Chester P. Coleman)
  • NEW (880 AM; 0.25 kW; Big Lake, AK; Owner: Steve King)

FM Radio Stations Near Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • NEW (100.9 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Mcc Radio, Llc)
  • KJHA (88.7 FM; Houston, AK; Owner: Evangelistic Alaska Missionary Fellowship, Inc.)
  • KJLP (88.9 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Christian Broadcasting Inc)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Blessed Hope Baptist Mission)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Radio Free Palmer, Inc.)
  • NEW (89.5 FM; Chickaloon, AK; Owner: Radio Free Palmer, Inc.)
  • KNBA (90.3 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Koahnic Broadcast Corporation)
  • KSKA (91.1 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Alaska Public Telecom., Inc.)
  • KZND-FM (94.7 FM; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Tati Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KMBQ (99.7 FM; Big Lake, AK; Owner: Kmbq Corporation)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • KIMO (Channel 13; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Smith Media License Holdings, Llc)
  • KTUU-TV (Channel 2; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Channel 2 Broadcasting Company)
  • KAKM (Channel 7; Wasilla, AK; Owner: Alaska Public Telecommunications, Inc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 193  (18.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 100  (9.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 152  (14.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (1.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 358  (34.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 251  (26.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 252  (26.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 375  (39.6%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 7  (0.7%)


(updated 2010)



Most Common Industries in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.61%

Mining

4.04%

Construction

10.31%

Manufacturing

2.43%

Wholesale Trade

1.77%

Retail Trade

6.93%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

5.26%

Utilities

1.06%

Information

0.20%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

0.46%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.71%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

3.29%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

2.28%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

2.73%

Health Care And Social Assistance

0.76%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

1.97%

Accommodation And Food Services

2.33%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

2.33%

Public Administration

2.68%

Female:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting, And Mining:

 

Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing And Hunting

0.0%

Mining

0.0%

Construction

0.56%

Manufacturing

1.52%

Wholesale Trade

0.76%

Retail Trade

10.41%

Transportation And Warehousing, And Utilities:

 

Transportation And Warehousing

1.92%

Utilities

0.05%

Information

2.12%

Finance, Insurance, Real Estate And Rental And Leasing:

 

Finance And Insurance

1.06%

Real Estate And Rental And Leasing

0.66%

Professional, Scientific, Management, Administrative, And Waste Management Services:

 

Professional, Scientific, And Technical Services

1.52%

Management Of Companies And Enterprises

0.0%

Administrative And Support And Waste Management Services

1.01%

Educational, Health And Social Services:

 

Educational Services

4.75%

Health Care And Social Assistance

10.82%

Arts, Entertainment, Recreation, Accommodation And Food Services:

 

Arts, Entertainment, And Recreation

0.05%

Accommodation And Food Services

7.48%

Other Services (except Public Administration)

1.72%

Public Administration

1.47%


(updated 2010)



There are 58 Farms In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


(updated 2008)



Banks In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.3b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

First National Bank Alaska - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 30

Keybank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $89m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Northrim Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 15

(updated 2014)



Salary Income in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska (1999)

With Wage Or Salary Income

76.10%

No Wage Or Salary Income

23.90%

(updated 2010)



Self-Employment Income in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska (1999)

With Self-employment Income

20.91%

No Self-employment Income

79.09%

(updated 2010)



Airports Near Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  • Wasilla Airport


    (about 3.2 miles in Wasilla, Alaska; Airport Code: WWA)

  • Wasilla Airport


    (about 5.3 miles in Wasilla, Alaska; Airport Code: WSI)

  • Big Lake Airport


    (about 7.8 miles in Wasilla, Alaska; Airport Code: BGQ)

  • Goose Bay AAF


    (about 16.0 miles in Wasilla, Alaska; Airport Code: GBA)

  • Palmer Municipal


    (about 17.4 miles in Wasilla, Alaska; Airport Code: PAQ)

  • Willow Airport


    (about 17.8 miles in Houston, Alaska; Airport Code: WOW)

  • Elmendorf AFB


    (about 24.9 miles in Anchorage, Alaska; Airport Code: EDF)

  • Merrill Field


    (about 27.6 miles in Anchorage, Alaska; Airport Code: MRI)

  • Lake Hood Strip


    (about 30.8 miles in Anchorage, Alaska; Airport Code: DQL)

  • Ted Stevens Anchorage International


    (about 32.0 miles in Anchorage, Alaska; Airport Code: ANC)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

58.61%

Carpooled

20.01%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.58%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

1.11%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.0%

Walked

2.95%

Other Means

7.69%

Worked At Home

9.06%



(updated 2010)



Most Common Occupations in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Male:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

2.93%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.0%

Financial Specialists

0.91%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.56%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

1.31%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.51%

Community And Social Services Occupations

0.0%

Legal Occupations

0.30%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

1.42%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

1.31%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

0.51%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.0%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

0.30%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.15%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.30%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

1.11%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.97%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

1.21%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

4.65%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

3.03%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.51%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

1.06%

Construction Trades Workers

8.34%

Extraction Workers

0.40%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

8.29%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

3.29%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.71%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.76%

Motor Vehicle Operators

3.13%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.25%

Material Moving Workers

2.88%

Female:

 

Management, Professional, And Related Occupations:

 

Management, Business, And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Management Occupations, Except Farmers And Farm Managers

1.72%

Farmers And Farm Managers

0.0%

Business And Financial Operations Occupations:

 

Business Operations Specialists

0.30%

Financial Specialists

1.11%

Professional And Related Occupations:

 

Computer And Mathematical Occupations

0.15%

Architecture And Engineering Occupations:

 

Architects, Surveyors, Cartographers, And Engineers

0.0%

Drafters, Engineering, And Mapping Technicians

0.0%

Life, Physical, And Social Science Occupations

0.96%

Community And Social Services Occupations

1.42%

Legal Occupations

0.0%

Education, Training, And Library Occupations

5.06%

Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports, And Media Occupations

0.96%

Healthcare Practitioners And Technical Occupations:

 

Health Diagnosing And Treating Practitioners And Technical Occupations

1.01%

Health Technologists And Technicians

0.0%

Service Occupations:

 

Healthcare Support Occupations

1.21%

Protective Service Occupations:

 

Fire Fighting, Prevention, And Law Enforcement Workers, Including Supervisors

0.66%

Other Protective Service Workers, Including Supervisors

0.10%

Food Preparation And Serving Related Occupations

6.27%

Building And Grounds Cleaning And Maintenance Occupations

1.01%

Personal Care And Service Occupations

3.49%

Sales And Office Occupations:

 

Sales And Related Occupations

7.63%

Office And Administrative Support Occupations

11.32%

Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations

0.30%

Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations:

 

Construction And Extraction Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Construction And Extraction Workers

0.0%

Construction Trades Workers

0.0%

Extraction Workers

0.25%

Installation, Maintenance, And Repair Occupations

0.10%

Production, Transportation, And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Production Occupations

1.31%

Transportation And Material Moving Occupations:

 

Supervisors, Transportation And Material Moving Workers

0.0%

Aircraft And Traffic Control Occupations

0.0%

Motor Vehicle Operators

0.76%

Rail, Water And Other Transportation Occupations

0.40%

Material Moving Workers

0.35%


(updated 2010)



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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 941

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 164

Female householder, no husband present : 143

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 335

Householder not living alone : 123


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 115

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 75

All other households : 1,516


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 812

Renter-occupied housing units : 129

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 136

Renter-occupied housing units : 28

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 86

Renter-occupied housing units : 57

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 370

Renter-occupied housing units : 88


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 125

$10,000 to $14,999 : 107

$15,000 to $19,999 : 112

$20,000 to $24,999 : 48

$25,000 to $29,999 : 51

$30,000 to $34,999 : 54

$35,000 to $39,999 : 50

$40,000 to $44,999 : 44

$45,000 to $49,999 : 82

$50,000 to $59,999 : 239

$60,000 to $74,999 : 200

$75,000 to $99,999 : 181

$100,000 to $124,999 : 226

$125,000 to $149,999 : 58

$150,000 to $199,999 : 78

$200,000 or more : 51


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Total : 2,070


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Occupied : 1,706

Vacant : 364


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : 19

Built 2000 to 2004 : 440

Built 1990 to 1999 : 462

Built 1980 to 1989 : 704

Built 1970 to 1979 : 326

Built 1960 to 1969 : 92

Built 1950 to 1959 : 14

Built 1940 to 1949 : 13

Built 1939 or earlier : 0


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Utility gas : 1,059

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 38

Electricity : 56

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 373

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 170

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 10

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 14

$15,000 to $19,999 : 8

$20,000 to $24,999 : 18

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 6

$50,000 to $59,999 : 72

$60,000 to $69,999 : 26

$70,000 to $79,999 : 50

$80,000 to $89,999 : 16

$90,000 to $99,999 : 19

$100,000 to $124,999 : 141

$125,000 to $149,999 : 100

$150,000 to $174,999 : 180

$175,000 to $199,999 : 109

$200,000 to $249,999 : 257

$250,000 to $299,999 : 141

$300,000 to $399,999 : 158

$400,000 to $499,999 : 39

$500,000 to $749,999 : 32

$750,000 to $999,999 : 6

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 15

Home equity loan only : 88

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 13

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 956

Housing units without a mortgage : 332


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska)

Built 2005 or later : $105,000

Built 2000 to 2004 : $200,600

Built 1990 to 1999 : $205,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $176,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $174,000

Built 1960 to 1969 : $127,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $77,100

Built 1940 to 1949 :

Built 1939 or earlier :


(updated 2009)



Housing Occupancy in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Occupied

85.15%

Vacant

14.85%

(updated 2010)



Vacant Housing Units in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Owner Occupied

80.67%

Renter Occupied

19.33%

(updated 2010)



Percentage of Family Households in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 70.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Alaska: 66.2%


(updated 2010)



Workers who live and work in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 181 (2.4%)


(updated 2010)



Average Household Size in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska: 2.79
Average Household Size in Alaska: 2.65


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 32 32 $4,072,662
  Two Family 3 6 $546,364
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

35 38 $4,619,026
2000        
  Single Family 40 40 $5,396,538
  Two Family 3 6 $586,667
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 32 $2,189,301
  Total

45 78 $8,172,506
2001        
  Single Family 33 33 $4,997,032
  Two Family 2 4 $384,740
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 24 $1,679,856
  Total

38 61 $7,061,628
2002        
  Single Family 49 49 $7,431,691
  Two Family 10 20 $1,945,244
  Three and Four Family 14 52 $4,140,709
  Five or More Family 4 32 $2,239,808
  Total

77 153 $15,757,452
2003        
  Single Family 46 46 $7,206,372
  Two Family 12 24 $2,307,019
  Three and Four Family 10 35 $2,582,209
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

68 105 $12,095,600
2004        
  Single Family 49 49 $7,956,631
  Two Family 16 32 $3,141,168
  Three and Four Family 7 22 $1,558,248
  Five or More Family 1 30 $2,336,730
  Total

73 133 $14,992,777
2005        
  Single Family 75 75 $12,866,306
  Two Family 11 22 $2,142,535
  Three and Four Family 3 11 $922,721
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

89 108 $15,931,562
2006        
  Single Family 43 43 $7,935,821
  Two Family 18 36 $3,852,065
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 34 $3,735,818
  Total

63 113 $15,523,704


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Meadow Lakes Cdp, AK): $41,030
Median Household Income In 2000 (Alaska): $51,571


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Meadow Lakes Cdp): $97,400
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Alaska): $137,400


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Meadow Lakes Cdp): $675
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Alaska): $720


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Utility Gas: 40.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.7%
Electricity: 4.7%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 35.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 11.1%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Institutionalized population

0.0%

Correctional facilities for adults

0.0%

Federal detention centers

0.0%

Federal prisons

0.0%

State prisons

0.0%

Local jails and other municipal confinement facilities

0.0%

Correctional residential facilities

0.0%

Military disciplinary barracks and jails

0.0%

Juvenile facilities

0.0%

Group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)

0.0%

Correctional facilities intended for juveniles

0.0%

Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities

0.0%

Other institutional facilities

0.0%

Mental (Psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals

0.0%

Hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere

0.0%

In-patient hospice facilities

0.0%

Military treatment facilities with assigned patients

0.0%

Residential schools for people with disabilities

0.0%

Noninstitutionalized population

0.0%

College/University student housing

0.0%

Military quarters

0.0%

Military barracks and dormitories (non-disciplinary)

0.0%

Military ships

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%

Emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness

0.0%

Group homes intended for adults

0.0%

Residential treatment centers for adults

0.0%

Maritime/merchant vessels

0.0%

Workers' group living quarters and Job Corps centers

0.0%

Other noninstitutional facilities

0.0%


(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Mat-su Regional Home Care


     Address: 950 E Bogard, Ste 132, Wasilla, Alaska 99654
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/22/1987

Maxim Healthcare Services, Inc


     Address: 4241 B Street, Suite 100, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/23/2006

Providence Home Health Care


     Address: 3546 Latouche Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/17/1982

Denali Home Health And Hospice, An Amedisys Co


     Address: 3935 Reka Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/7/1996

Southcentral Foundation Home Based Services Certif


     Address: 4160 Tudor Center Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Other
     Certified Date: 7/17/1996

Hospitals Close To Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Mat-su Regional Medical Center


     Address: 2500 South Woodworth Loop, Palmer, Alaska 99645
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Providence Alaska Medical Center


     Address: Box 196604, Anchorage, Alaska 99519
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Alaska Regional Hospital


     Address: 2801 Debarr Road, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

"alaska Native Medical Center, Phs"


     Address: 4315 Diplomacy Dr, Anchorage, Alaska 99508
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Federal

St Elias Specialty Hospital


     Address: 4800 Cordova Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Providence Extended Care Ctr


     Address: 4900 Eagle Street, Anchorage, Alaska 99503
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 198
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Mary Conrad Center


     Address: 9100 Centennial Drive, Anchorage, Alaska 99504
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 85
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Providence Valdez Medical Center


     Address: 911 Meals Avenue, Valdez, Alaska 99686
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 9
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Providence Seward Med & Care Center Ltc


     Address: 431 First Street (p.o. Box 430), Seward, Alaska 99664
     Ownership: Government - City
     Number of Residents: 30
     Percent Occupied: 70%

Heritage Place


     Address: 232 Rockwell Avenue, Soldotna, Alaska 99669
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 1,601 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

    Retired Workers: 2,720
    Disabled Workers: 895
    Widowers Workers: 365
    Spouses Workers: 205
    Children Workers: 590


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska


Charges


Air Transportation: $66,000
Parks & Recreation: $600,000
Sewerage: $658,000
All Other: $1,217,000


Revenue


Water Utilities: $767,000


Federal Intergovernmental


Air Transportation: $883,000
Sewerage: $9,000
All Other: $1,814,000
Water Utilities: $446,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $174,000
Highways: $95,000
All Other: $124,000
Water Utilities: $451,000


Local Intergovernmental


Highways: $119,000
All Other: $493,000
Water Utilities: $39,000


Current Operations


Air Transportation: $120,000
Financial Administration: $600,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $135,000
Central Staff Services: $894,000
Health Services - Other: $50,000
Regular Highways: $779,000
Libraries: $693,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,427,000
Police Protection: $3,901,000
Sewerage: $605,000
General - Other: $1,547,000
Water Utilities: $478,000


Construction


Air Transportation: $930,000
Regular Highways: $608,000
Parks & Recreation: $175,000
Police Protection: $309,000
Sewerage: $129,000
General: $1,236,000
Water Utilities: $1,601,000


Other Capital Outlay


Financial Administration: $17,000
Central Staff: $35,000
Regular Highways: $55,000
Libraries: $6,000
Parks & Recreation: $126,000
Police Protection: $703,000
General - Other: $82,000


General


Interest On Debt: $707,000


Water Utilities


Interest On Debt: $97,000


Tax


Property: $195,000
Total General Sales: $11,220,000
Alcoholic Beverage Sales: $8,000
Public Utilities: $227,000
Motor Vehicle License: $92,000
Occupation & Business License, Nec: $21,000
Other License: $17,000


Miscellaneous


Special Assessments: $243,000
Interest Earnings: $325,000
Fines & Forfeits: $115,000
Donations From Private Sources: $189,000
General Revenue, Nec: $12,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $10,882,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $5,491,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,806,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $19,043,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $20,849,000


(updated 2006)





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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska citizens.

Relocation to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK

11.14 % of Matanuska-Susitna Borough tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $46,822

Alaska Average 9.33 %

0.15 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,816

Alaska Average 0.30 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 4.83 % ($52,567 AGI )
  • Kenai Peninsula Boro , AK 0.35 % ($45,270 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.27 % ($54,529 AGI )

Relocation away from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK

7.39 % of Matanuska-Susitna Borough tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $36,283

Alaska Average 9.43 %

0.10 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $42,760

Alaska Average 0.25 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AK (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Anchorage Borough , AK 2.35 % ($37,449 AGI )
  • Fairbanks North Star , AK 0.29 % ($28,901 AGI )
  • Kenai Peninsula Boro , AK 0.22 % ($35,962 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Alaska

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Alaska

No Sales Tax


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska is based on over 50 years of data.























Storms In Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
10/10/2006, 10:00 am 0 0 $3M --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Meadow Lakes Cdp, Alaska

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 1 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
    per 100,000 18 0 0 0 0 n/a 0 0 0 0 13 0 12
Rape 2 2 1 1 3 n/a 2 0 3 0 4 2 4
    per 100,000 36 36 16 14 38 n/a 20 0 27 0 50 24 46
Robbery 6 7 6 4 7 n/a 2 4 8 8 3 6 6
    per 100,000 108 125 93 56 89 n/a 20 38 73 70 38 73 69
Assault 71 74 104 68 84 n/a 43 60 64 0 34 35 31
    per 100,000 1,282 1,318 1,619 950 1,072 n/a 433 572 583 0 427 427 359
Burglary 47 98 61 51 60 n/a 58 38 49 32 59 61 64
    per 100,000 849 1,745 949 713 766 n/a 584 362 446 279 740 745 740
Larceny Theft 411 443 524 508 516 n/a 442 360 341 263 341 408 520
    per 100,000 7,421 7,888 8,156 7,099 6,586 n/a 4,451 3,430 3,106 2,293 4,279 4,982 6,015
Vehicle Theft 29 33 24 50 50 n/a 53 19 26 31 23 21 43
    per 100,000 524 588 374 699 638 n/a 534 181 237 270 289 256 497
Arson 1 7 2 4 2 n/a 0 2 0 3 1 2 1
    per 100,000 18 125 31 56 26 n/a 0 19 0 26 13 24 12
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
20 21 28 18 24 n/a 12 16 19 2 11 11 11
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
122 145 153 153 157 n/a 138 105 104 82 106 123 157
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
71 83 90 86 90 n/a 75 60 61 42 58 67 84


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Alaska

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,873 4,219 3,032 5,300 1,885 1,842 2,779 2,000 2,140 2,165


(updated 2014)



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