Many residents arrive to the area via the Ted Stephens Anchorage International Airport, and stay to work at the Elmendorf Air Force Base or attend school at Atlantic Pacific University or the University of Alaska where there are many Anchorage apartments nearby.
You won't want to miss out the areas many attractions while renting an apartment in Anchorage such as the Alaska Zoo with polar bears, big cats, foxes and wolves. The Anchorage Museum of History and Art has exhibits on science, history, art and a planetarium. The Imaginarium Science Discovery Center is also a popular hands-on, minds-on place where visitors can explore art, history and science through play.
Other places that will get you out of you Anchorage apartment include the nearby glaciers and mountains, many museums and cultural centers and the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race.
The city has a bus system called "People Mover" that renters of Anchorage apartments will find useful to get around. It has regular routes to major streets throughout the area.
A post office in Anchorage is located at 344 West 3rd Avenue. The phone number is 907-279-9188.
Average Rent in Anchorage, AK
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