established Jan. 3, 1959 formerly known as Alaska Territory
flag of Alaska
seal of Alaska
Alaska two letter code: AK
capital: Juneau est. 1906
734,002 ( 1.26 people per square mile )
Land of the Midnight Sun
Land of the Noonday Moon
The Last Frontier
Seward's Folly
Seward's Ice Box
Johnson's Polar Bear Garden
1 Areacodes:
Airport : 556
Heliport : 45
Seaplane Base : 138
Electoral Votes: 3
State Motto: North to the future
Highest point in Alaska: Denali , 20,310 feet
fossil Woolly mammoth
fossil scientific name Mammuthus primigenius
tree Sitka Spruce
tree binomial nomenclature Picea sitchensis
flower Forget-me-not
flower scientificname Myosotis alpestris
fish King salmon
fish binomial nomenclature Oncorhynchus tshawytscha
bird Willow Ptarmigan
insect Four-spotted skimmer dragonfly
insect scientific name Libellula quadrimaculata
pet Alaskan Malamute
dog Alaskan Malamute
land mammal Moose
marine mammal Bowhead whale
mineral Gold
gemstone Nephrite jade
zipcodes for Alaska : 96950 99501 99502 99503 99504 99505 99506
all 264 zipcodes for Alaska
Crime Chart Alaska Crime (2014) USA Crime (2014)
population 736,732 318,857,056
violent crimes 4,6841,197,987
violent crime rate635.8375.7
murder and manslaughter4114,249
murder and manslaughter rate5.64.5
rape rate104.736.6
robbery rate85.4102.2
aggravated assault3,243741,291
aggravated assault rate440.2232.5
property crimes20,3348,277,829
property crime rate2760.02596.1
burglary rate427.6542.5
larceny theft15,4455,858,496
larceny theft rate2096.41837.3
motor vechicle theft1,739689,527
motor vehicle theft rate236.0216.2
355 cities in Alaska
Map City Population
Anchorage 298,695
Juneau 32,756
Fairbanks 32,325
Badger 21,175
Knik-Fairview 15,797
College 14,568
Tanaina 9,391
Lakes 9,345
Wasilla 9,284
Sitka 8,863
30 counties in Alaska
County Population
Anchorage, Municipality of 288,000
Matanuska-Susitna Borough 108,317
Fairbanks North Star Borough 96,849
Kenai Peninsula Borough 58,708
Juneau, City and Borough of 31,974
Bethel Census Area 18,386
Ketchikan Gateway Borough 13,901
Kodiak Island Borough 12,998
Nome Census Area 10,004
North Slope Borough 9,832