FAIRBANKS NORTH STAR BOROUGH

907 Terminal St. Fairbanks AK 99701 (907) 459-1000

​Zoning information about your property


Identify Your Zoning (Map Search)

There is a box in the lower right of the assessment notice with an abbreviation representing the zoning designation (or more than one abbreviation, separated by slashes).  For your property, you may also have a "Primary Zone" and "Overlay Zone" indicated.  These are further discussed below.  If it is not indicated whether the zone is primary or overlay, the property only has primary zone(s).

The FNSB's primary zones are listed below alphabetically.  Please click on the zone abbreviation to read the standards of that zone.  If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Community Planning at (907) 459-1260 or zoning@fnsb.us.

CBD Central Business District
GC General Commercial DistrictAssessment Notice Box
GU-1 General Use District
GU-5 General Use District
HI Heavy Industrial District
LC Light Commercial District
LI Light Industrial District
MF Multiple-Family Residential District
MFO Multiple-Family Residential/Professional Office District
ML Mineral Lands District
OR Outdoor Recreational District
OSB Open Space Buffer District
RA-40, RA-20, RA-10 and RA-5 Rural and Agricultural Districts
RE-4 and RE-2 Rural Estate Districts
RF-4 and RF-2 Rural Farmstead Districts
RR Rural Residential District
SF-20, SF-10 and SF-5 Single-Family Residential Districts
TF Two-Family Residential District

If your assessing notice indicates an Overlay zone, one of the below Overlay zones also applies to your property. Overlay zones are in addition to the primary zoning designation of your property.  The Overlay zones are listed below alphabetically. Please click on the zone abbreviation to read the standards of that zone.  If you have any questions or require further information, please contact Community Planning at (907) 459-1260 or zoning@fnsb.us.

ANSA Airport noise sensitive area
CF  Correctional facilities designation
CT Communications towers designation
DC Downtown core designation
GWP Groundwater damage protection
HS Historically significant designation
MHS Mobile home subdivision designation
SLA Special landscape area
WP Waterways protection designation
WS Waterways setback designation