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Goodnews Mining Camp, Alaska

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Census Data for Goodnews Mining Camp ...

As far as we can tell, Goodnews Mining Camp<1> 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 Goodnews Mining Camp, you might be interested in some nearby communities where we do:

  • Platinum
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    • Platinum lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<2> to the northwest of Goodnews Mining Camp
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 67 people. This represents a 9.84% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 61 people.
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  • Goodnews Bay
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Goodnews Bay
    • Goodnews Bay lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Goodnews Mining Camp
    • The population in 2019 was estimated at 277 people. This represents a 13.99% increase since 2010.The 2010 Census gave a population of 243 people.
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Miscellaneous Information for Goodnews Mining Camp ...

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 Goodnews Mining Camp:

  • The GNIS Codes ...
    • The current system of identification is called the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS). The following GNIS codes relate to Goodnews Mining Camp:
    • GNIS ID for Goodnews Mining Camp: 1416508
    • GNIS ID for State of Alaska: 1785533
  • The FIPS Codes ...
  • Misc. Census Codes ...
    • Goodnews Mining Camp 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 Goodnews Mining Camp.

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Footnotes ...

<1>It's a common practice for mapmakers to remove the apostrophe from possessive names. So Goodnews Mining Camp may originally have been Goodnew's Mining Camp. Sometimes the trailing 's' might be dropped altogether, in which case Goodnews Mining Camp might be written as Goodnew Mining Camp. For more information, please visit our Genealogy Helper Page for Goodnews Mining Camp.
<2>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Goodnews Mining Camp) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Goodnews Mining Camp. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.9261, Longitude: -161.7300       In this case, the coordinates for Goodnews Mining Camp have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
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