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Cold Bay, Alaska

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Welcome to Cold Bay ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Cold Bay has a population of 123 people<1> (see below for details).

The coastal city of Cold Bay is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

Time Zone: Cold Bay lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

Cold Bay lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Cold Bay: 99571<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Cold Bay had a population of 108 people.

The population of Cold Bay represents 0.02% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 126th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 108 people, the population of Cold Bay increased 22.73% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 88 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Cold Bay had an population of 123 people. This is an increase of 13.89% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 39.77% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Cold Bay.

Communities near Cold Bay ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Cold Bay and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
False Pass   [Map]   40   SW   33 miles [53.1 km]
King Cove   [Map]   1,009   SE   18 miles [29 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Cold Bay.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cold Bay. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Cold Bay:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cold Bay ...

Looking for more information about Cold Bay? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Cold Bay, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Cold Bay.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People have found Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Cold Bay. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
Campgrounds  
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
Food/Groceries  
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
Hiking/CampingDoctors 
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Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cold Bay. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/







Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Cold Bay.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Cold Bay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Cold Bay). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Cold Bay or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Cold Bay. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Cold Bay) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Cold Bay. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Cold Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Cold Bay. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2058, Longitude: -162.7172     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Cold Bay.



 
 
 

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