• See how different people Live. Work. Play. in Anchorage on our community Instagram account, iloveanchorage!


  • 3-Year Outlook for Anchorage: Click to watch video, view the report and Prezi.


  • Recap of the 2nd annual Pitch-On-A-Train Competition with video.


  • View recent AEDC publications by CLICKING HERE.


  • Unemployment was 4.9 percent in September for Anchorage. Click to view full report.


  • One in ten jobs in Anchorage is directly or indirectly related to the Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport.


LWP Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Report Artwork Revised 12-1-13

Anchorage Consumer Optimism Report Released for Q3 of 2012

ANCi Q3 - Graphic 1

AEDC is happy to release the Anchorage Consumer Optimism Index (ANCi) for Quarter Three of 2012. The report is sponsored exclusively by KeyBank and is compiled by Northern Economics, Inc. The ANCi measures 350 Anchorage households' confidence in the health of the economy, their personal financial situation and their expectations for the future.

Using a scale of zero to 100, any value above 50 is representative of relative confidence. The 2012 Q3 ANCi is 57.6.

Read the full report here.

To view previous AEDC reports click here.


Upcoming Events

AEDC Annual Board Meeting

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
8:30 a.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

Peterson Tower Holiday Party

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 2014
4:30 - 6:30 p.m.
Peterson Tower

Economic Forecast Luncheon

Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2014
11 a.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Dena'ina Civic and Convention Center
Tickets on sale to Investors: 12/8/14