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Welcome to Aleknagik ...

The coastal city of Aleknagik is located at the southeast end of Lake Aleknagik.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Aleknagik has a population of 222 people<1> (see below for details).

Aleknagik is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Aleknagik: (907)

The ZIP code for Aleknagik: 99555<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Aleknagik had a population of 219 people.

The population of Aleknagik represents 0.03% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 102nd most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 219 people, the population of Aleknagik has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (which had a count of 221 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Aleknagik had an population of 222 people. This is an increase of 1.37% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 0.45% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Aleknagik ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aleknagik and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<4>.

Community   2016
Population
DirectionDistance
Clark's Point   [Map]   63   S   30 miles [48.3 km]
Dillingham   [Map]   2,364   S   17 miles [27.4 km]
Ekuk   [Map]   ---   S   32 miles [51.5 km]
Ekwok   [Map]   132   E   40 miles [64.4 km]
Manokotak   [Map]   447   SW   25 miles [40.2 km]
New Stuyahok   [Map]   516   E   47 miles [75.6 km]

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

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 Aleknagik. 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 Aleknagik.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aleknagik ...

Looking for more information about Aleknagik? 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 Aleknagik, 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 Aleknagik.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding 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) Aleknagik. 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 Aleknagik.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aleknagik. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.2776, Longitude: -158.6233     [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 Aleknagik.