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The location of Aleneva









Introduction ...

Below are places that are close (or relative) to Aleneva.

This page contains five sections:

Around Aleneva ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Kodiak. It is located about 26 miles [41 km] to the southeast of Aleneva. Kodiak has a population of 6,000 people.<1>

The next largest community is Port Lions. It is located about 13 miles [20 km] to the south of Aleneva and has a population of 190 people.

The following large communities are also in the area. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Aleneva and not the distance if you drove.<2>

Community   2017
Population
DirDistance
Ouzinkie   [Map]   159   SE   17 miles [27.4 km]

Below is a sample of neighboring communities:

Community   DirDistance
Aleut Village   [Map]     SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Chiniak   [Map]     SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Port Wakefield   [Map]     W   5 miles [8 km]
Port William   [Map]     N   32 miles [51.5 km]
Womens Bay   [Map]     S   27 miles [43.5 km]

Curious and Interesting Names Near Aleneva ...

This section has been moved to our Tidbits & Trivia page for Aleneva.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Aleneva. Our list includes the location of each cemetery, with the ability to see an overhead view of the cemetery.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit:

For the State of Alaska

    Alaska Tourism
    Parks for Alaska

    Fishing in Alaska
    Hunting in Alaska


National Park Service (NPS) sites in Alaska

America's Byways - Scenic & Historic Roadways

RoadsideAmerica - Offbeat Tourist Attractions

Atlas Obscura - Curious and Wondrous Travel Destinations

The Living New Deal - Sites in Alaska

Murals of the Works Progress Administration (WPA) - New Deal Art in Alaska

Airports Near Aleneva ...

Of the airports that we know about, these are some of the closest to Aleneva.

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)<3>   DirDistance
Port Lions Airport (IATA: ORI)   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ouzinkie Airport (IATA: KOZ)   [Map]   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kodiak Airport (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]
Kodiak Muni. (FAA ID: KDK)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

When we're on the road, rather than always picking an airport that is close to our destination, we try to see if there might be another airport that would better fit our travel plans.<4> To help with your planning, the following list of airports is organized by type and proximity to Aleneva.

Please keep in mind that these airports where chosen based on their air-distance from Aleneva. You should check the map and see how accessible they are when considering one airport over another.

Large Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Homer Airport (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]   NNE   120 miles [193.1 km]
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.  (ANC/PANC)   [Map]   NNE   237 miles [381.4 km]

Smaller Airports with Scheduled Flights / Air Taxi Service

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Kodiak Airport (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

General Aviation Airports

Airport Name (IATA/ICAO Code)   DirDistance
Port Lions Airport (IATA: ORI)   [Map]   S   12 miles [19.3 km]
Ouzinkie Airport (IATA: KOZ)   [Map]   ESE   17 miles [27.4 km]
Kodiak Muni. (FAA ID: KDK)   [Map]   SE   26 miles [41.8 km]

Additional Airport Information

For each of the airports listed below, we've linked to websites where detailed information about the airport can be found.

Homer Airport   (HOM/PAHO)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Ted Stevens Anchorage Intl.   (ANC/PANC)   [Map]
  Website for Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Kodiak Airport   (KDK/PADQ)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 
Larsen Bay Airport   (KLN/PALB)   [Map]
  For more detail:  AirNav       AOPA       FlightAware       FlightStats
 

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Alaska

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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<2>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- Aleneva) 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 Aleneva. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Aleneva

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Aleneva. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.0600, Longitude: -152.9097     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Aleneva have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<3>The IATA and ICAO are organizations that, amongst other functions, provide identifying codes for airports. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) is an airline trade organization. The International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) is an agency of the United Nations. Although the codes are similar, be careful not to confuse them.

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<4>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Aleneva), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.

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