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The entrance to the rifle range at the end of South Cushman Street during the 2008 Tanana Valley flood.  The range is owned by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, which developed the surrounding area as the Tanana Lakes Recreation Area during the early 2010s.
The entrance to the rifle range at the end of South Cushman Street during the 2008 Tanana Valley flood. The range is owned by the Fairbanks North Star Borough, which developed the surrounding area as the Tanana Lakes Recreation Area during the early 2010s.
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Fairbanks North Star Borough
Area
 • Total 8.52 sq mi (22.07 km2)
 • Land 8.04 sq mi (20.82 km2)
 • Water 0.48 sq mi (1.24 km2)
Elevation
418 ft (127.4 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total 558
 • Density 65.42/sq mi (25.26/km2)
Time zone UTC-9 (Alaska (AKST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-8 (AKDT)

South Van Horn is a census-designated place (CDP) in the Fairbanks North Star Borough, Alaska, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 558, the 107th largest city or CDP in Alaska. It has a population density of 65.42 people per sq mi (25.26 per km2).

Geography

South Van Horn is located at 64°48′34″N 147°47′17″W / 64.80944°N 147.78806°W / 64.80944; -147.78806.

The CDP has a total area of 8.52 sq mi (22.07 km2), of which, 8.04 sq mi (20.82 km2) of it is land and 0.48 sq mi (1.24 km2) of it (5.68%) is water.

The elevation is 418 ft.

Demographics

South Van Horn has a median age of 42.4, with a married population of 49.3%. The average household has 2.51 people. The unemployment rate is 5.5% and the median household income is $39,883.

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