Badger is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Badger Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Fairbanks North Star Borough at latitude 64.8 and longitude -147.5333. Fairbanks North Star Borough is in the Alaska time zone (GMT -9). The elevation is 466 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Badger Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 65.64 sq. miles and a water area of 1.08 sq. miles.Photos of the local Badger, AK area
Also See: Badger, AK ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||20,755|
|Population in Familes||17,634|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||8|
|Average Household Size||2.81|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,100 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||5,523 (68.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,872 (23.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||705 ( 8.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$249,253|
|Average Home Value||$254,066|
|Median Household Income||$77,265|
|Average Household Income||$87,485|
|Per Capita Income||$31,215|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||1.34%|
|Per Capita Income||2.05%|
The table below compares Badger to the other 354 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Alaska by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 4||99th|
|Population Density1||# 25||93rd|
|Diversity Index2||# 139||61st|
|Median Household Income||# 30||92nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 77||79th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Alaska Census Data Comparison Tool.