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Hydaburg, Alaska

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Welcome to Hydaburg ...

The coastal city of Hydaburg is located on the south coast of Prince of Wales Island (in the Alaskan Pan Handle).

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Hydaburg has a population of 396 people<1> (see below for details).

Hydaburg is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The area code for Hydaburg: (907)

The ZIP code for Hydaburg: 99922<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Hydaburg had a population of 376 people.

The population of Hydaburg represents 0.05% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 75th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 376 people, the population of Hydaburg decreased 1.57% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 382 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Hydaburg had an population of 396 people. This is an increase of 5.32% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.66% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Hydaburg.

Communities near Hydaburg ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Hydaburg and not the distance if you are going to drive.<4>.

Community   2017
Craig   [Map]   1,276   NW   22 miles [35.4 km]
Dora Bay   [Map]   ---   E   21 miles [33.8 km]
Hollis   [Map]   ---   N   25 miles [40.2 km]
Kasaan   [Map]   50   NE   28 miles [45.1 km]
Klawock   [Map]   822   NW   26 miles [41.8 km]
Long Island   [Map]   ---   S   20 miles [32.2 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Hydaburg. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Hydaburg.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Hydaburg ...

Looking for more information about Hydaburg? 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 Hydaburg, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Hydaburg.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Hydaburg.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Hydaburg - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 city (such as Hydaburg). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Hydaburg or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Hydaburg) 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 Hydaburg. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Hydaburg

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Hydaburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.2071, Longitude: -132.8273     [Map].

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