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Welcome to Buckland ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Buckland has a population of 424 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Buckland is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Buckland: (907)

The ZIP code for Buckland: 99727<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Buckland had a population of 416 people.

The population of Buckland represents 0.06% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 67th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 416 people, the population of Buckland increased 2.46% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 406 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Buckland had an population of 424 people. This is an increase of 1.92% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 4.43% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Buckland ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

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

Community   2017
Candle   [Map]   ---   W   22 miles [35.4 km]
Deering   [Map]   125   W   45 miles [72.4 km]

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

Communities Also Named Buckland ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Buckland - they are located in Connecticut, Iowa, Massachusetts, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Quebec and Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Buckland.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Buckland.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Buckland ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 Buckland.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Buckland. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.9785, Longitude: -161.1281     [Map].

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