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Shageluk, Alaska

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Welcome to Shageluk ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2015, Shageluk has a population of 83 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Shageluk is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Shageluk: (907)

The ZIP code for Shageluk: 99665<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Shageluk had a population of 83 people.

The population of Shageluk represents 0.01% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 137th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 83 people, the population of Shageluk decreased 35.66% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 129 people).

Taken from the 2015 Census Estimates, Shageluk had an population of 83 people (or a decrease of 35.66% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Shageluk ...

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 Shageluk and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2015
Population
DirectionDistance
Anvik   [Map]   84   W   21 miles [33.8 km]
Flat   [Map]   ---   E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Grayling   [Map]   193   NW   24 miles [38.6 km]
Holikachuk   [Map]   ---   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Holy Cross   [Map]   177   S   32 miles [51.5 km]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Shageluk ...

Looking for more information about Shageluk? 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 Shageluk, 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 Shageluk.

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) Shageluk. 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 Shageluk.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Shageluk. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.6564, Longitude: -159.5313     [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 Shageluk.



 
 
 

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