Around Kakhonak ...
The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Newhalen. It is located about 20 miles [32 km] to the north of Kakhonak. Newhalen has a population of 190 people.<1>.
The next largest community is Nondalton.
It is located about 36 miles [ km] to the north of Kakhonak and has a population of 130 people.
Below is a sample of neighboring communities: Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kakhonak.<2>
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newhalen
- Newhalen lies 20 miles [32.2 km]<2> to the north of Kakhonak
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newhalen have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Estimated population in 2019: 187 people
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Newhalen
- Pedro Bay
Airports Near Kakhonak ...
When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Kakhonak and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Kakhonak.
Websites We Enjoy ...
When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.
- For the State of Alaska:
- TripAdvisor Links for:
- Also of Interest:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Search for a Community in Alaska
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Kakhonak. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
|<1>||Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Kakhonak.|
|<2>||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 from Point A (ie- Kakhonak) to Point B.|
If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Kakhonak. 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 Kakhonak
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kakhonak. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 59.4419, Longitude: -154.7558 In this case, the coordinates for Kakhonak have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
|<3>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<4>||The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.|
|<5>||When we are planning a trip (for example, to Kakhonak), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.|