Turnagain, Anchorage, AK

Turnagain Neighborhood Guide Anchorage, AK

About

Turnagain is a sought-after residential neighborhood in Anchorage, Alaska. It's bounded by Cook Inlet to the west and the beautiful Alaska Railroad to the east, with Northern Lights Boulevard running through the neighborhood, providing easy access to other areas. Turnagain is home to Earthquake Park, the coastal trail, and the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. Proximity to the airport and downtown Anchorage makes this neighborhood extremely desirable.

What You Will Love about Turnagain, Anchorage, Alaska

  • You'll love the neighborhood for its scenic beauty and views of Denali and the Cook Inlet.
  • The Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, a popular biking and cross-country skiing trail, runs through Turnagain.
  • Being close to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport makes travel convenient for locals.

What's Nearby

Turnagain has easy access to downtown Anchorage and it's just a short drive to Kincaid Park, a premiere outdoor destination with trails for skiing, biking, and running. Located nearby is the Lake Hood Seaplane Base, the busiest seaplane base in the world, offering a unique Alaskan experience.

Lifestyle

Residents of Turnagain enjoy an active, outdoorsy lifestyle with plenty of recreational activities. Neighborhood parks, scenic trails, and close proximity to water activities provide plenty of opportunities for residents to enjoy nature and engage in outdoor pursuits. Living in Turnagain also means easy access to city amenities, with a quick commute to downtown Anchorage.

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Explore the Neighborhood

There are 77 restaurants, 18 grocery stores, and 44 parks within a mile of the Turnagain neighborhood.

  • GROCERY
    Denali Pretzels

    Dining and Drinking, Cafe, Coffee, and Tea House, Coffee Shop, Donut Shop, Snack Place, Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    0.7 miles

    5000 W Intl Airport Rd

  • GROCERY
    Alaska Commercial Company

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    1.3 miles

    3830 Old Intl Airport Rd

  • GROCERY
    Webco Alaska

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store / Supermarket

    2.3 miles

    3840 Spenard Rd

  • GROCERY
    Carrs

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    2.6 miles

    1650 W Northern Lights Blvd

  • GROCERY
    Stop N' Shop Asian Market

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    2.6 miles

    3020 Minnesota Dr

  • GROCERY
    Blue Market AK

    Retail, Food and Beverage Retail, Grocery Store

    2.7 miles

    1406 W 31st Ave

Turnagain Apartments and Rentals

37 Rental properties in Turnagain, Anchorage, AK.

  • 3918 W 84th Ave property

    $2,400

    3918 W 84th Ave

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1837 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 3305 Cope St property

    $2,500

    3305 Cope St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 4306 Cope St property

    $1,400

    4306 Cope St

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 1105 W Tudor Rd property

    $1,250

    1105 W Tudor Rd

    2 Beds • 1 Bath

    1 Unit Available

  • 1285 Chugach Way property

    $1,350

    1285 Chugach Way

    3 Beds • 2 Baths

    1297 Sqft

    1 Unit Available

  • 1336 W 23rd Ave property

    $995

    1336 W 23rd Ave

    Studio • 1 Bath

    450 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%

Turnagain Demographics

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Turnagain Reviews

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  • Busy Streets

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Area Has Litter

    No

    Say 5 of 5 renters

  • Mostly Older Buildings

    No

    Say 4 of 5 renters

  • Noise Late At Night

    No

    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Near Grocery Stores

    Yes

    Say 3 of 5 renters

  • Near Schools

    Yes

    Say 3 of 5 renters

Turnagain Transportation

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Car-Dependent

38/100
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.

Bikeable

54/100
Bike Score®

Turnagain Schools

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