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Census Data for Freshwater Bay ...

As far as we can tell, Freshwater Bay has not been included in past Census counts, so there is no population information for this community.

While we don't have census information for Freshwater Bay, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Tenakee Springs
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tenakee Springs
    • Tenakee Springs lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<1> to the southwest of Freshwater Bay
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 135 people. This represents a 3.05% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 131 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tenakee Springs
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tenakee Springs<2>
  • Hoonah
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hoonah
    • Hoonah lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<1> to the northwest of Freshwater Bay
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 791 people. This represents a 4.08% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 760 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hoonah
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hoonah<2>
  • Angoon
  • Juneau
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Juneau
    • Juneau lies 37 miles [59.5 km]<1> to the northeast of Freshwater Bay
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 31,974 people. This represents a 2.24% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 31,275 people.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Juneau
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Juneau<2>

Miscellaneous Information for Freshwater Bay ...

The Federal government has assigned various identifying codes to each community, county and state. At one time or another, the US Census Bureau has used one (or more) of the following identifiers when referring to either or the community of Freshwater Bay:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Freshwater Bay:
    • GNIS ID for Freshwater Bay: 1866946
    • GNIS ID for State of Alaska: 1785533
  • The FIPS Codes ...
    • An earlier (and largely obsolete) identification method was called the Federal Information Processing Standard (FIPS):
    • State Code: 02 (Alaska)
    • Place Code: 26950 (Freshwater Bay)
    • State & Place Code: 02/26950 (Alaska / Freshwater Bay)
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Freshwater Bay is located in Census Region #4 (the West Region) and Division #9 (the Pacific Division).

For more information about the various Federal identification codes, please visit our Misc Page for Freshwater Bay.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

The official website of the U.S. Board on Geographic Names (BGN)

The official website of the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS)

Footnotes ...

<1>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Freshwater Bay) 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 Freshwater Bay. 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 Freshwater Bay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Freshwater Bay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 57.8917, Longitude: -135.0794       In this case, the coordinates for Freshwater Bay have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<2>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.




 

 

 

 

 


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