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McGrath, Alaska

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Welcome to McGrath ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, McGrath has a population of 322 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of McGrath is 330 feet [101 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

McGrath is located in the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for McGrath: 99627<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, McGrath had a population of 346 people.

The population of McGrath represents 0.05% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 79th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 346 people, the population of McGrath decreased 13.72% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 401 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, McGrath had an population of 322 people. This is a decrease of 6.94% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 19.7% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities Also Named McGrath ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named McGrath - they are located in Florida, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri and Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for McGrath.

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 McGrath.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for McGrath ...

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

Communities near McGrath ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Takotna   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the West (W) of McGrath

Located in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area

Ganes Creek   [Map]

Lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<4> to the West (W) of McGrath

Located in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area

Medfra   [Map]

Lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the East (E) of McGrath

Located in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area

Nikolai   [Map]

Lies 38 miles [61.2 km]<4> to the East (E) of McGrath

Located in Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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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 McGrath.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around McGrath - 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 McGrath). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether McGrath 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' (or 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- McGrath) 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 McGrath. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from McGrath

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in McGrath. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 62.9530, Longitude: -155.5928     [Map].






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