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Nunam Iqua, Alaska

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Welcome to Nunam Iqua ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Nunam Iqua has a population of 203 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Nunam Iqua was named Sheldon Point before it was changed to Nunam Iqua.

The coastal city of Nunam Iqua is near sea level<2>.

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

Nunam Iqua is located in the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Nunam Iqua: 99666<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nunam Iqua had a population of 187 people.

The population of Nunam Iqua represents 0.03% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 111st most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 187 people, the population of Nunam Iqua increased 14.02% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 164 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Nunam Iqua had an population of 203 people. This is an increase of 8.56% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 23.78% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Nunam Iqua.

Communities near Nunam Iqua ...

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

Community   2015
Alakanuk   [Map]   735   NE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Emmonak   [Map]   849   NE   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fish Village   [Map]   ---   E   32 miles [51.5 km]
Mountain Village   [Map]   883   SE   47 miles [75.6 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Nunam Iqua.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nunam Iqua ...

Looking for more information about Nunam Iqua? 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 Nunam Iqua? 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 Nunam Iqua, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Nunam Iqua.

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) Nunam Iqua. 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.

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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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Footnotes ...

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

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Nunam Iqua - 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 Nunam Iqua). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nunam Iqua 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' distance beginning in Nunam Iqua. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Nunam Iqua) 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 Nunam Iqua. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nunam Iqua

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nunam Iqua. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.5313, Longitude: -164.8509     [Map].

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

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