Fairview, Anchorage, AK

Fairview Neighborhood Guide Anchorage, AK

About

Fairview is a residential neighborhood located in Anchorage, Alaska, approximately a mile east of downtown. Known for its cultural diversity and rich history, Fairview runs along the major roadways of Gambell Street and Ingra Street, providing easy access to the rest of the city. The neighborhood lies near the Ship Creek and offers stunning views of the Chugach Mountains. The Alaska Center for the Performing Arts and the Anchorage Museum are also easily accessible from Fairview.

What You Will Love About Fairview, Anchorage, Alaska

  • Fairview offers a culturally diverse environment with a warm neighborhood feel, making it an intriguing place to reside.
  • The close proximity to downtown Anchorage means residents enjoy excellent access to top restaurants, shopping venues, and entertainment options.
  • The neighborhood's rich history adds to its charm and allure.
  • Stunning views of the Chugach Mountains and nearby Ship Creek make Fairview a visually appealing place to call home.

What's Nearby

Downtown Anchorage is just a mile away from Fairview, making it convenient for residents to explore the city’s attractions. It's also in proximity to the Delaney Park Strip, a major outdoor recreational area. Nearby, the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail offers fantastic biking and walking trails, and the Alaska Railroad Depot is easily accessible for those interested in a scenic train ride.

Lifestyle

Fairview offers a relaxed lifestyle, with easy access to both urban amenities and outdoor recreational activities. With diverse food options and attractions nearby, it is a melting pot of cultures, creating a dynamic and vibrant community atmosphere.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 30 restaurants, 8 grocery stores, and 10 parks within a mile of the Fairview neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    New Asian Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.1 miles

    4040 Mountain View Dr

  • GROCERY
    Alaska Butcher Equipment & Supply

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Butcher, Grocery Store, Meat and Seafood Store

    0.2 miles

    4507 Mountain View Dr

  • GROCERY
    Red Apple Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.2 miles

    131 Bragaw St

  • GROCERY
    Phattra Asian Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Fruit and Vegetable Store, Grocery Store

    0.5 miles

    3509 Mountain View Dr

  • SHOPPING
    Northway Mall

    Retail, Shopping Mall

    0.8 miles

    3101 Penland Pkwy

  • SHOPPING
    Costco

    Retail, Warehouse or Wholesale Store

    0.9 miles

    4125 Debarr Rd

Fairview Apartments and Rentals

41 Rental properties in Fairview, Anchorage, AK.

  • Legacy West property

    $1,650+

    Legacy West

    2–3 Beds • 1 Bath

    780–840 Sqft

    2 Units Available

  • 6712 E 16th Ave Unit 6712 property

    $2,300

    6712 E 16th Ave Unit 6712

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1428 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 7050 Hunt Ave property

    $3,000

    7050 Hunt Ave

    4 Beds • 2 Baths

    1764 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6505 Kara Sue Loop property

    $2,100

    6505 Kara Sue Loop

    2 Beds • 2 Baths

    1 Unit Available

  • 6446 E 10th Ave property

    $2,100

    6446 E 10th Ave

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1650 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 6342 E 16th Ave property

    $2,300

    6342 E 16th Ave

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    900 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

Cost of Living

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CategoryCompare to State Avg.Compare to National Avg.
housing
7.3%
38.9%
utilities
19.4%
10.8%
food
0.1%
24.4%
transportation
0.3%
14%
healthcare
1.7%
44.2%

Fairview Demographics

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Fairview Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Pet Friendly

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Tree Lined Streets

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Kids Play Outside

    No

    Say 2 of 3 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    Yes

    Say 2 of 3 renters

Fairview Transportation

walk bike and transit

Somewhat Walkable

54/100
Walk Score®
The Walk Score© measures walkability on a scale of 0-100 based on walking routes to destinations such as dining and drinking, groceries, and shopping.

Very Bikeable

72/100
Bike Score®

Fairview Schools

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