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So far, we have found very little information about Kennicott. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>

We've added Kennicott to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Kennicott, please Contact Us.




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Our information shows that the community of Kennicott is historic. The information below applies to the area where Kennicott would have been located.

Time Zone: The area where Kennicott was located is in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT)

Telephone Area Code for surrounding area: (907)

Elevation: 2,220 feet [676.66 m] above sea level<2>

GPS Coordinates (Latitude/Longitude)<3>

For the purpose of mapping and calculating distances, we have chosen a reference point within Kennicott. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.4864, Longitude: -142.8864     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kennicott have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

DMS - Degrees, Minutes, Seconds

Lat:   61° 29' 11"
Lon:   -142° 53' 11"

Name of USGS Topo Map:<4>   McCarthy B-6

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for Kennicott

GNIS ID:   1404588
FIPS State / Place Code:   02 / 38860

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Kennicott)


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Population

2015:<5>     737,046   (3.78% increase since 2010)  
2010:     710,231   (13.29% increase since 2000)
2000:     626,932

Websites for State of Alaska

Official Website:   alaska.gov/
Tourism:   www.travelalaska.com/
Parks:   dnr.alaska.gov/parks/
Fishing & Hunting:   www.adfg.state.ak.us/regs/dept_regs.php

Federal GNIS/FIPS Codes for State of Alaska

GNIS ID:   1785533
FIPS State:   02

(For more about Federal Codes, see our Misc Page for Kennicott)

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Footnotes ...

<1>We use the term 'Historic' broadly and it generally means that the community no longer exists. However, it can also mean that the community might still exist, but was significantly larger or had a more 'official' existence in the past than it does now. Unfortunately our sources of data have proven to be unreliable. If you can provide us with more specific information about Kennicott, please let us know so that we can improve our accuracy.

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

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<3>The longitude & latitude values may not be the geographic center of Kennicott, rather it may be a prominent intersection or the center of population, etc. It will vary depending on the source.

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<4>The USGS 7.5 Minute topographic map which includes Kennicott.

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<5>Every year, the US Census Bureau creates a population estimate for the preceeding year. Keep in mind that this value is an estimate and not an actual count. The most recent Census estimate is for the year 2015.

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