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Welcome to Allakaket ...

The city of Allakaket is located on the Koyukuk River.

The pronunciation of Allakaket: a-la-KAK-et<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Allakaket has a population of 162 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Allakaket.

Allakaket is 400 feet [122 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Allakaket lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Allakaket: 99720<4>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Allakaket had an population of 162 people. This is an increase of 54.29% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 67.01% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Allakaket had a population of 105 people.

The population of Allakaket represents 0.01% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 127th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 105 people, the population of Allakaket increased 8.25% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 97 people).

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

Communities near Allakaket ...

We have created a list of 3 communities that are near Allakaket.

  • Arctic City
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    • Arctic City lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southwest of Allakaket
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Arctic City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Bettles
  • Evansville

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Allakaket ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Allakaket. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Allakaket.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Allakaket - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 Allakaket). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Allakaket or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Allakaket) 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 Allakaket. 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 AllakaketOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Allakaket. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 66.5634, Longitude: -152.6499    
<6>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






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