in the Fairbanks North Star Borough - FNSB
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Geography and Climate
- College is located 3 miles northwest of Fairbanks at mile 467.1 of the Alaska Railroad.
- Interior Alaska experiences seasonal temperature extremes. Average January temperatures range from -19 to -2 °F. Average July temperatures range from 49 to 71 °F. Annual precipitation averages 11.5 inches, and annual snowfall averages 67.8 inches. During the winter months, if the temperatures drops below -20 °F, ice fog can occur.
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History and Culture
- College was so named, because it is the location of the University of Alaska at Fairbanks, established in 1915.
- College is a large suburban area of the Fairbanks North Star Borough. Many residents are employed by or attend the nearby University of Alaska at Fairbanks.
- Federally Recognized Tribe
Facilities, Utilities, and Health Care
- Fairbanks provides jet service, railroad, and connection to the George Parks and Richardson Highways. The privately-owned Goldstream airstrip lies in College.
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