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Around Chugiak ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Anchorage. It is located about 18 miles [28 km] to the southwest of Chugiak. Anchorage has a population of 288,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Wasilla. It is located about 11 miles [ km] to the north of Chugiak and has a population of 10,800 people.

The following is a sample of nearby communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Chugiak.<2>

  • Anchorage
  • Artesian Village
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    • Artesian Village lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the southwest of Chugiak
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  • Big Lake
  • Butte
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Butte
    • Butte lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the northeast of Chugiak
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  • Eagle River
  • Fort Richardson
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    • Fort Richardson lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the southwest of Chugiak
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  • Continue List   (9 more) ...
    • Gateway
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gateway have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Gateway lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Chugiak
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    • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<2> to the west of Chugiak
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    • Knik
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knik have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Knik lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<2> to the west of Chugiak
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    • Meadow Lakes
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Meadow Lakes lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Chugiak
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    • Palmer
    • Point MacKenzie
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point MacKenzie have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Point MacKenzie
      • Point MacKenzie lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the west of Chugiak
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    • Tanaina
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanaina have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanaina
      • Tanaina lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Chugiak
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    • Wasilla
    • Wilson Village
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson Village
      • Wilson Village lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Chugiak
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Curious and Interesting Names Near Chugiak ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Chugiak.

Airports Near Chugiak ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Chugiak and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Chugiak.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chugiak ...

Looking for more information about Chugiak? A good source is the TripAdvisor website and we always start with their TripAdvisor page for Chugiak. Their page will give you an overview and then additional links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the TripAdvisor page for Chugiak, there are neighboring communities that also have TripAdvisor pages. A list of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chugiak.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Chugiak.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or 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- Chugiak) 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 Chugiak. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Chugiak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Chugiak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.4084, Longitude: -149.4839    
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>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.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Chugiak), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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