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Welcome to Chitina ...

The pronunciation of Chitina: CHIT-nuh<1>

Chitina is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Chitina lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Chitina: 99566<3>

Communities near Chitina ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Chitina and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   DirectionDistance
Copper Center   [Map]     NW   41 miles [66 km]
Kenny Lake   [Map]     NW   21 miles [33.8 km]
McCarthy   [Map]     E   50 miles [80.5 km]
Tazlina   [Map]     NW   48 miles [77.2 km]
Tonsina   [Map]     W   26 miles [41.8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chitina. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chitina.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chitina ...

Looking for more information about Chitina? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chitina. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.5166, Longitude: -144.4396     [Map].

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