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The location of Beluga













Welcome to Beluga ...

The location of Beluga has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

Beluga is near sea level<2>.

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

Beluga is located in the (907) area code.

Communities near Beluga ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Beluga and not the distance if driven.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Anchorage   [Map]   294,356   E   38 miles [61.2 km]
Nikishka   [Map]   ---   S   35 miles [56.3 km]
Nikiski   [Map]   ---   S   33 miles [53.1 km]
Point MacKenzie   [Map]   ---   E   36 miles [57.9 km]
Port Nikiski   [Map]   ---   S   36 miles [57.9 km]
Salamatof   [Map]   ---   S   40 miles [64.4 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Beluga. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Beluga.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Beluga ...

Looking for more information about Beluga? 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.

Looking for more information about Beluga? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Beluga, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Beluga.

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 Beluga. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Beluga. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.1792, Longitude: -151.0236     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Beluga have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Beluga.

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