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Welcome to Kasaan ...

The coastal city of Kasaan is located in the Alaskan Pan Handle.

From the  Census Estimates for 2017, Kasaan has a population of 50 people<1> (see below for details).

Kasaan is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Kasaan is located in the (907) area code.

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Kasaan had a population of 49 people.

With a 2010 count of 49 people, the population of Kasaan increased 25.64% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 39 people).

Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Kasaan had an population of 50 people. This is an increase of 2.04% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 28.21% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Kasaan ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Kasaan and not the distance if you are going to drive it.<3>.

Community   2017
Population
DirectionDistance
Craig   [Map]   1,276   W   29 miles [46.7 km]
Dora Bay   [Map]   ---   S   24 miles [38.6 km]
Hollis   [Map]   ---   W   9 miles [14.5 km]
Hydaburg   [Map]   396   SW   28 miles [45.1 km]
Klawock   [Map]   822   W   27 miles [43.5 km]
Loring   [Map]   ---   E   30 miles [48.3 km]

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

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 Kasaan. 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 Kasaan.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Kasaan ...

Looking for more information about Kasaan? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Kasaan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Kasaan.

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

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



Footnotes ...

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

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

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' (or point-to-point) distance that starts in Kasaan. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Kasaan) 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 Kasaan. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Kasaan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Kasaan. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.5406, Longitude: -132.4025     [Map].

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