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Saxman, Alaska

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Welcome to Saxman ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Saxman has a population of 417 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Saxman is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Saxman: (907)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saxman had a population of 411 people.

The population of Saxman represents 0.06% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 69th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 411 people, the population of Saxman decreased 4.64% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 431 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Saxman had an population of 417 people. This is an increase of 1.46% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.25% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Saxman.

Communities near Saxman ...

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.<3>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Annette   [Map]   ---   S   18 miles [29 km]
Dora Bay   [Map]   ---   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Hydaburg   [Map]   391   W   49 miles [78.9 km]
Kasaan   [Map]   51   NW   35 miles [56.3 km]
Loring   [Map]   ---   N   19 miles [30.6 km]
Metlakatla   [Map]   ---   S   13 miles [20.9 km]

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

Communities Also Named Saxman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Saxman - they are located in Kansas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saxman.

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 Saxman. 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 Saxman.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saxman ...

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

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) Saxman. 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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Fishing/HuntingHospitalsSchools
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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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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Saxman. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/







Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting from Saxman. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Saxman) 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 Saxman. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saxman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saxman. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3227, Longitude: -131.5891     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Saxman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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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 Saxman.



 
 
 

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