• 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 5.3 percent in August 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

October Employment Analysis for Anchorage

Employment Report - Sept FB Icon 2

October's unemployment rate for Anchorage is the lowest monthly rate since 2007 at 4.7 percent!

Read the full October report here or view all past monthly reports here


Upcoming Events

High-Functioning Happy Hour

Presented by Engage Anchorage
Wednesday, October 15, 2014
5:30 - 7:30 p.m.
Tap Root

Resource Extraction Report Reception

Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014
5 - 7 p.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

AEDC Annual Board Meeting

Wednesday, Nov. 5, 2014
8:30 a.m.
Hotel Captain Cook

Live. Work. Play. First Friday
I Love Anchorage

Friday, Nov. 7, 2014
5 - 7 p.m.
Egan Center

Peterson Tower Holiday Party

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