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Lakes, AK Real Estate

Lakes, Alaska is located in Matanuska-Susitna Borough. Nearby cities and towns include Gateway, Tanaina, Wasilla, Farm Loop, Palmer, Fishhook, Buffalo Soapstone, Meadow Lakes, Butte, Knik-Fairview, Lazy Mountain, Houston, Knik River, Sutton-Alpine, Willow, and Big Lake. Lakes is a suburban community with a population of 8,975. The median household income is $83,373. In Lakes, 49% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 42% of the households. Half the population of Lakes commutes 27 minutes or less to work, with 65% of residents holding white collar jobs and 35% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Lakes, AK is 16 years, with 72% of those homes owned, 23% rented, and 4% not occupied. In the previous year, 106 Lakes properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Lakes in the previous year was $236,502.

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Lakes offers a range of educational opportunities with 3 elementary schools, 3 middle schools and one high school.

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Lakes, AK Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Lakes, AK
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married
  • 53% Single
  • 47% Married

Male VS. Female

Lakes, AK
  • 49% Female
  • 51% Male
  • 48% Female
  • 52% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Lakes, AK

  • 36
  • 35
  • Lakes, AK
  • Alaska

Average Age of Homes in Lakes, AK

  • 16
  • 21
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  • Alaska

Vacant Homes in Lakes, AK

  • 4%
  • 15%
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  • Alaska

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $90,291
  • $83,933
  • Lakes, AK
  • Alaska

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Lakes, AK
  • 72% Owned
  • 23% Rented
  • 52% Owned
  • 33% Rented