Alaska: What you need to know
The nation’s largest state by area, Alaska’s economy is rooted in oil, gas, fishing, and tourism. The best places to live in Alaska include the city of Anchorage along with scenic Fairbanks and the state capital of Juneau. The top universities of Alaska are University of Alaska, Alaska Pacific University, Ilisagvik College and the University of Alaska Anchorage.
The cost of living in many cities throughout Alaska is affordable and is significantly less expensive than San Francisco, Honolulu, Manhattan and a handful of other U.S. cities.