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Census Data for Bluff ...

As far as we can tell, Bluff has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Bluff, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • North Pole
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for North Pole
    • North Pole lies 5 miles [8 km]<1> to the northwest of Bluff
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 2,094 people. This represents a 1.09% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 2,117 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on North Pole
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for North Pole<2>
  • Fairbanks
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fairbanks
    • Fairbanks lies 18 miles [29 km]<1> to the northwest of Bluff
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 30,917 people. This represents a 1.96% decrease since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 31,535 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Fairbanks
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fairbanks<2>

Miscellaneous Information for Bluff ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either or the community of Bluff:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Bluff:
    • GNIS ID for Bluff: 1399221
    • GNIS ID for State of Alaska: 1785533
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 02 (Alaska)
    • Place Code: 08440 (Bluff)
    • State & Place Code: 02/08440 (Alaska / Bluff)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Bluff is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #9 (the Pacific Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Bluff.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Bluff. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Bluff) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Bluff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.7150, Longitude: -147.1758       In this case, the coordinates for Bluff have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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