becoming organized as a territory on May 11, 1912. It was admitted as the 49th state of the U.S. on January 3, 1959. Juneau, city and borough, capital (since 1906) of Alaska. Everyone knows that Alaska is massive, At 663,300 square miles. The state is bordered by Canada on the east, the Beaufort Sea and the Arctic Ocean in the north, the Bering Sea and the Chukchi Sea in the west, and the Pacific Ocean and Gulf of Alaska in the south. Alaska deserves its reputation for being cold.
Alaska has 3 electoral votes Alaska requires voters to present non-photo identification. 81.0% of Alaska’s population (596,513) lived in federal nonrural areas, and 19.0%(139,726) lived in rural
The average household income in Alaska is $77,800
there are no homeschooling laws in Alaska. All Alaska residents ages 18 to 59 years need a resident hunting license. Residents age 60 or older must have a permanent identification card. Alaska is a shall-issue, permitless carry state. There is no firearms registration, no permit is required to purchase firearms and no background check is required to buy a handgun from a private individual
Alaskans produce a wide variety of vegetables, berries, apples, potatoes, melons, dry beans, and grain.
Alaska’s five main industries are crude petroleum, natural gas, coal, gold, and other precious metals.The main interstate in Alaska is A-1. How does Alaska’s tax code compare? Alaska does not have an individual income tax. Alaska has a 2.0 to 9.40 percent corporate income tax rate. Alaska is the only state in the United States where a large part of the land mass of the state is not subject to a property tax.
If you’re buying a car in Alaska, you’re in luck—it’s one of few states to have a 0% statewide sales tax on all car purchases. the real Gross Domestic Product of Alaska was about 50.3 billion U.S. dollars.
John Ben “Benny” Benson Jr. (September 12, 1912 – July 2, 1972) was an Alaska native, best known for designing the flag of Alaska. Benson was age 14 years old when he won a contest in 1927 to design the flag for the Territory of Alaska.