A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Houston ...
When the people of Houston refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Houstonian<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Houston has a population of 2,412 people<2> (see below for details).
The city of Houston is 270 feet [82 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Houston lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
Houston is within the boundaries of the (907) area code.
The ZIP code for Houston: 99694<4>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Houston had an population of 2,412 people. This is an increase of 26.15% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 100.67% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Houston had a population of 1,912 people.
The population of Houston represents 0.27% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 24th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,912 people, the population of Houston increased 59.07% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,202 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Houston.
Communities Also Named Houston ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 28 communities that are also named Houston - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, British Columbia, California (2), Colorado, Delaware (2), Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Pennsylvania, Tennessee, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Houston.
Communities near Houston ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Houston.
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 Houston. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Houston.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Houston. See our Newspapers Page for Houston.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Houston ...
Looking for more information about Houston? 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 Houston, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Houston.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Houston. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 02 Aug 2020