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Elephant Point, Alaska

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Welcome to Elephant Point ...

A typical abbreviation for Elephant Point: Elephant Pt.

Elephant Point is near sea level<1>.

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

The telephone area code for Elephant Point: (907)

Communities near Elephant Point ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if driven.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
Buckland   [Map]   431   S   20 miles [32.2 km]
Candle   [Map]   ---   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Deering   [Map]   127   W   40 miles [64.4 km]
Noorvik   [Map]   694   N   40 miles [64.4 km]
Selawik   [Map]   859   NE   43 miles [69.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Elephant Point.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Elephant Point.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Elephant Point:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Elephant Point ...

Looking for more information about Elephant Point? 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.

Looking for more information about Elephant Point? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Elephant Point, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Elephant Point.

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) Elephant Point. 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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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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 DentistsPost Offices
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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 Elephant Point. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Elephant Point - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance beginning in Elephant Point. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Elephant Point) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Elephant Point. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 66.2597, Longitude: -161.3461     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Elephant Point have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Elephant Point.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Elephant Point.



 
 
 

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