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Welcome to Akhiok ...

The coastal city of Akhiok is located on Alitak Bay, at the southern end of Kodiak Island.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Akhiok has a population of 71 people<1> (see below for details).

Akhiok is 260 feet [79 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Akhiok: (907)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Akhiok had a population of 71 people.

With a 2010 count of 71 people, the population of Akhiok decreased 11.25% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 80 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Akhiok had an population of 71 people (or a decrease of 11.25% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Akhiok ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Akhiok and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Karluk   [Map]   ---   N   43 miles [69.2 km]
Larsen Bay   [Map]   85   N   41 miles [66 km]
McCord   [Map]   ---   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Old Harbor   [Map]   222   NE   37 miles [59.5 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Akhiok.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Akhiok ...

Looking for more information about Akhiok? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Akhiok, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Akhiok.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Akhiok. 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 Akhiok.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Akhiok. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.9455, Longitude: -154.1716     [Map].

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