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Fox, Alaska

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Welcome to Fox ...

Fox is 750 feet [229 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Fox is within the boundaries of the (907) area code.

Communities near Fox ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Fox and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<2>.

Community   2016<3>
Badger   [Map]   ---   SE   12 miles [19.3 km]
Chena   [Map]   ---   SW   13 miles [20.9 km]
College   [Map]   ---   SW   8 miles [12.9 km]
Ester   [Map]   ---   SW   12 miles [19.3 km]
Fairbanks   [Map]   32,751   S   9 miles [14.5 km]
Moose Creek   [Map]   ---   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

Communities Also Named Fox ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 33 communities that are also named Fox - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (4), Kentucky, Michigan (4), Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana (2), New York, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Tennessee, Texas (4), Utah (2) and Virginia.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Fox. 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 Fox.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Fox ...

Looking for more information about Fox? 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 Fox, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Fox.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Fox. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

LodgingGas StationsBanks
Bed & BreakfastTruck StopsATMs
RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
 RV PartsCemeteries
AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Fox - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance starting in Fox. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Fox) 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 Fox. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Fox

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Fox. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 64.9593, Longitude: -147.6170     [Map].

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Fox.

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<4>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Fox.