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Dutch Harbor, Alaska

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Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Dutch Harbor.

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Around Dutch Harbor ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Unalaska. It lies immediately southeast of Dutch Harbor. Unalaska has a population of 4,500 people.<1>

The next largest community is Akutan. It is located about 35 miles [56 km] to the northeast of Dutch Harbor and has a population of 1,000 people.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Dutch Harbor ...

Looking for more information about Dutch Harbor? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor Tourism page. The Tourism page gives you an overview and then the links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Dutch Harbor, 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 Dutch Harbor.

Search for Local Businesses ...

Google's 'Search-by-Location' has proven to be a useful tool by people who planned 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) Dutch Harbor. 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
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
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.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a new section that have been added to our Genealogy Helper Page for Dutch Harbor.

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Dutch Harbor. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Airports Near Dutch Harbor ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Dutch Harbor.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>  NFDC<4>
Unalaska Airport(DUT/PADU)   [Map]   DUT   N   Less than 2 miles<5>

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would be a better fit to our travel plans.<6> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and where they are relatively close to Dutch Harbor.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Dutch Harbor. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)  NFDC
Unalaska Airport(DUT/PADU)   [Map]   DUT   N   Less than 2 miles

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Unalaska Airport   (DUT/PADU)   [Map]
        For more detail:     AirNav       AOPA       FAA       FlightAware       FlightStats

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

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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>On an airport-by-airport basis, an NFDC report typically includes a description of airport operations, contacts, the runway(s), and radio, navigation & weather frequencies. The National Flight Data Center (NFDC) is operated by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) with the purpose of collecting, validating and disseminating information about airports.

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Dutch Harbor. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Dutch Harbor) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Dutch Harbor. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Dutch Harbor

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Dutch Harbor. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 53.8909, Longitude: -166.5416     [Map].

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<6>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Dutch Harbor), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Dutch Harbor.


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