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Welcome to Unimak ...

Although we found mention of Unimak during our research, we really don't have any information about it.<1> Given the context of how Unimak was mentioned, we believe that it was a community rather than some type of landmark. We have done a cursory search and if it's a community, we haven't been able to find any evidence that it still exists.

We've added Unimak to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Unimak, please Contact Us.




Time Zone: The area where we believe that Unimak might be (or was) located is in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time

We believe that Unimak would be found within the (907) area code.

Communities near Unimak ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Unimak and not the distance if you drove it.<2>.

Community   2015<3>
Population
DirectionDistance
False Pass   [Map]   40   E   31 miles [49.9 km]

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

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

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

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) Unimak. 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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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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Footnotes ...

<1>If we encounter the name of what might be a community, our methodology is to add that name to our Gazetteer. For example, we might find a sentence like "He went north past Unimak and then turned east". While Unimak could be some kind of landmark, we think that it's more likely to be a community. We've added Unimak as a placeholder with the hope that we'll be able to add more information in the future.

Just as a reminder: Our definition of a community is rather broad and includes those places where several families lived and had a name which identified that place. The community might still exist or it might have existed for just a short period of time. Places of interest include buildings at a crossroad, families in a hollow or maybe the location of a way station. It also includes places like mines, lumber camps, ferry crossings, etc.

Also keep in mind that Unimak could have been on the original document by mistake, misspelled, the original/alternate name of a community that we've listed elsewhere or was placed in the wrong . Sometimes a post office or train station would have a different name than the community where it's located, so two names might be referring to the same community.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance from Unimak. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Unimak) to Point B.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Unimak.

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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 Unimak.



 
 
 

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