Welcome to Petersville ...
Petersville is 1,610 feet [491 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Petersville lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
Petersville is located in the (907) area code.
Communities near Petersville ...
The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Petersville and not the distance if you drove.<2>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Petersville.
Communities Also Named Petersville ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 15 communities that are also named Petersville - they are located in Alabama, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kentucky, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New Brunswick, North Carolina, Ontario, Pennsylvania (2), Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Petersville.
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 Petersville. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
- We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Petersville.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Petersville:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Petersville ...
Looking for more information about Petersville? 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 Petersville, 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 Petersville.
Search for Local Businesses ...
Google's 'Search-by-Location' is a very useful tool for people who might be 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) Petersville. 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.
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.
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Petersville. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Petersville - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
- Return to Citation
|<2>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting from Petersville. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Petersville) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Petersville. 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 Petersville
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Petersville. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.4966, Longitude: -150.7681 [Map].
- Return to Citation
|<3>||All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.|
- Return to Citation
For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Petersville.