Northern Region maintains and operates approximately 3,400 centerline miles of roads.
The Northern Region Maintains 70% of Statewide National Highway System routes.
The region maintains:
The Northern Region covers a geographic area of approximately 370,000 square miles, or 237 million acres. Northern Region's area is is comparable to California, Nevada, and Arizona combined.
21% of the state's population resides in the Northern Region, which encompasses 65% of Alaska's land area.
Northern Region DOT&PF is responsible for 60% of State Maintained Highways.
Northern Region Maintenance & Operations is responsible for all routes that parallel the Alyeska Pipeline; from the North Slope oil fields to the terminal in Valdez.
There are 40 maintenance stations in the Northern Region.
Aside from highways, regional Maintenance & Operations maintain 1,548 lane miles of aviation surfaces.