Chugiak

Chugiak Homes for Sale

The name, “Chugiak” is an Athabascan word meaning “place of many places”. Located between Eagle River to the south, and Eklutna to the north, Chugiak is an incorporated community in the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska. Most residents of Chugiak work in Anchorage or Mat-Su Valley (Matanuska-Susitna Valley). And the majority of the community is strongly rooted in the military.

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When looking for Chugiak homes for sale, it is important to know that you have chosen a community with a fascinating history.  Chugiak is described as a “more temperate” place to live than the city of Anchorage by author Karla Fetrow, due to the fact that it is sheltered from the Cook Inlet winds by a natural cove.   According to Karla’s article, Chugiak combines all the conveniences of modern civilization and also goes on to call it “the artist’s dream and adventurer’s jumping point”.

There are plenty of activities to enjoy for all ages including skiing, fishing, hiking, football, ice skating, dog sledding and more.`

Chugiak Alaska Weather

The temperature in Chugiak ranges from six to 20 degrees in January and 50 to 70 degrees in the summer.  Annual precipitation is around 15.9 inches, with about 69 inches of snowfall each year.

Chugiak, Alaska Real Estate and Family Statistics

The median home value in Chugiak, Alaska, is $320,625.
Population:   8,968
Gender Population:  Female 48.6%, Male 51.4%
Median Age:  38.18
Median Household income:  $97,828
Relationship statistics:   65% of people are married, with 73.2% of households being family households
Land Area:   39 Kilometers

Education in Chugiak Alaska

The Chugiak-Eagle River community well educated with an impressive 37% of the community holding college degrees versus Alaska’s 26% and the United States at 27%.  School age students typically attend schools within the Anchorage School District with 12 public schools in the area.

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Listing Data Updated as of 10/22/2017