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Welcome to Kachemak (aka 'Kachemak City') ...

The pronunciation of Kachemak: KA-che-mak<1>

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Kachemak has a population of 493 people<2> (see below for details).

The city of Kachemak is 220 feet [67 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

The area code for Kachemak: (907)

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kachemak had a population of 472 people.

The population of Kachemak represents 0.07% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 60th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 472 people, the population of Kachemak increased 9.51% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 431 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kachemak had an population of 493 people. This is an increase of 4.45% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 14.39% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Kachemak ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kachemak and not the distance if driven.<4>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Anchor Point   [Map]   ---   NW   15 miles [24.1 km]
Diamond Ridge   [Map]   ---   W   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fox River   [Map]   ---   NE   20 miles [32.2 km]
Fritz Creek   [Map]   ---   NE   7 miles [11.3 km]
Halibut Cove   [Map]   ---   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]
Happy Valley   [Map]   ---   NW   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Kachemak. 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 Kachemak.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kachemak ...

Looking for more information about Kachemak? 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.

Looking for more information about Kachemak? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Kachemak, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Kachemak.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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



Footnotes ...

<1>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kachemak.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Kachemak - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance that stretches from Kachemak. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Kachemak) 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 Kachemak. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kachemak

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kachemak. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.6743, Longitude: -151.4369     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Kachemak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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