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Welcome to Klawock ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Klawock has a population of 815 people<1> (see below for details).

Klawock is 40 feet [12 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Klawock lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Klawock: 99925<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Klawock had a population of 755 people.

The population of Klawock represents 0.11% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 37th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 755 people, the population of Klawock decreased 11.59% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 854 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Klawock had an population of 815 people. This is an increase of 7.95% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 4.57% since the 2000 Census).

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

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Klawock.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Klawock ...

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

Communities near Klawock ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Craig   [Map]

Lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the South (S) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Hollis   [Map]

Lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the East (E) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Waterfall   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the South (S) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Naukati Bay   [Map]

Lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<4> to the North (N) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Thorne Bay   [Map]

Lies 23 miles [37 km]<4> to the East (E) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Polk Inlet   [Map]

Lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Hydaburg   [Map]

Lies 26 miles [41.8 km]<4> to the Southeast (SE) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Kasaan   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the East (E) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Port Alice   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the Northwest (NW) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

Tokeen   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the North (N) of Klawock

Located in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Klawock. 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 Klawock.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Klawock - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<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 Klawock). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Klawock or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Klawock) 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 Klawock. 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 Klawock

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Klawock. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.5551, Longitude: -133.0940     [Map].






















 

 

 

 

 


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