Welcome to Chugiak ...
The pronunciation of Chugiak: CHOO-gee-ak<1>
Chugiak is 440 feet [134 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Chugiak lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
Chugiak is located in the (907) area code.
The ZIP code for Chugiak: 99567<3>
Communities near Chugiak ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Chugiak.
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Eagle River
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knik have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik
- Knik lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Chugiak
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik-Fairview
- Knik-Fairview lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Chugiak
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik-Fairview
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
- John Fitzgerald Kennedy City lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Chugiak
- Jump to Google Maps centered on John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
- Fort Richardson
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fort Richardson
- Fort Richardson lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Chugiak
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Fort Richardson
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gateway have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Gateway
- Gateway lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Chugiak
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Gateway
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Chugiak. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Chugiak.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Chugiak. See our Newspapers Page for Chugiak.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Chugiak ...
Looking for more information about Chugiak? 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 Chugiak, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Chugiak.
Other Roadside Stops ...
The Communities of Alaska
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/
|<1>||The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Chugiak. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.|
|<2>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Chugiak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.|
|<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 Chugiak). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Chugiak or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).|
|<4>||Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn 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, 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
|<5>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<6>||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.|