Parks Departments in Anchorage, Alaska

There are 2 Parks Departments in Anchorage, Alaska, serving a population of 298,225 people in an area of 1,707 square miles. There is 1 Parks Department per 149,112 people, and 1 Parks Department per 853 square miles.

In Alaska, Anchorage is ranked 13th of 365 cities in Parks Departments per capita, and 10th of 365 cities in Parks Departments per square mile.

List of Anchorage Parks Departments

Find Anchorage, Alaska parks departments, including city and state park authorities, and systems.


Alaska State Parks and Recreation 550 West 7th Avenue Anchorage, AK

Anchorage County Parks 632 West 6th Avenue Anchorage, AK

About the Anchorage Parks Department

The Anchorage Parks Department usually refers to an Anchorage Municipality or local government agency that is responsible for a wide range of public facilities used for active or passive recreation or as open spaces in Anchorage, AK. These include Anchorage public parks, athletic fields, indoor and outdoor pools, other sports facilities, trails, and nature preserves.

You may contact the Parks Department for questions about:
  • Anchorage parks and recreation facilities
  • Park permits
  • Community events in Anchorage, Alaska
  • Recreation and athletic programs
  • Anchorage Parks Department jobs and employment