Homer is located close to the center of Alaska. Homer is part of Kenai Peninsula County. Homer has 13.83 square miles of land area and 12.98 square miles of water area. As of 2010, the total Homer population is 5,003, which has grown 26.79% since 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 13.29% and is much higher than the national average rate of 9.71%. Homer median household income is $52,057 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 21.57% since 2000. The income growth rate is lower than the state average rate of 25.22% and is higher than the national average rate of 19.17%. Homer median house value is $251,200 in 2006-2010 and has grown by 90.88% since 2000. The house value growth rate is higher than the state average rate of 67.41% and is much higher than the national average rate of 50.42%. As a reference, the national Consumer Price Index (CPI) inflation rate for the same period is 26.63%. On average, the public school district that covers Homer is much better than the state average in quality. The Homer area code is 907.
Homer, AK Map, Border, and Nearby Locations
* Based on the U.S. 2010 Data