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Anvik, Alaska

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Welcome to Anvik ...

The city of Anvik is located on the Anvik River, west of the Yukon River.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Anvik has a population of 83 people<1> (see below for details).

Anvik is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Anvik is located in the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Anvik: 99558<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Anvik had a population of 85 people.

The population of Anvik represents 0.01% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 136th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 85 people, the population of Anvik decreased 18.27% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 104 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Anvik had an population of 83 people. This is a decrease of 2.35% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 20.19% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Anvik ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.

Community   2017
Grayling   [Map]   203   N   17 miles [27.4 km]
Holikachuk   [Map]   ---   NE   27 miles [43.5 km]
Holy Cross   [Map]   167   SE   34 miles [54.7 km]
Shageluk   [Map]   79   E   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Anvik. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Anvik ...

Looking for more information about Anvik? 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 Anvik, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Anvik.

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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 Anvik.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Anvik. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.6543, Longitude: -160.2019     [Map].

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