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King Cove, Alaska

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Welcome to King Cove ...

The coastal city of King Cove is located in the Aleutians.

A typical abbreviation for King Cove: King Cv.

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, King Cove has a population of 1,009 people<1> (see below for details).

King Cove is 120 feet [37 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for King Cove: (907)

The ZIP code for King Cove: 99612<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, King Cove had a population of 938 people.

The population of King Cove represents 0.13% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 30th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 938 people, the population of King Cove increased 18.43% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 792 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, King Cove had an population of 1,009 people. This is an increase of 7.57% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 27.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for King Cove.

Communities near King Cove ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from King Cove and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2015
Cold Bay   [Map]   123   NW   18 miles [29 km]
False Pass   [Map]   40   W   43 miles [69.2 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for King Cove.

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 King Cove. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for King Cove:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for King Cove ...

Looking for more information about King Cove? 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 King Cove, 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 King Cove.

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) King Cove. 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
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 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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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for King Cove. 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 King Cove.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around King Cove - 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 King Cove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether King Cove 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 'point-to-point' distance that begins in King Cove. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- King Cove) 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 King Cove. 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 King Cove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in King Cove. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.0603, Longitude: -162.3158     [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 King Cove.


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