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North Pole, Alaska
Welcome to North Pole ...
A typical abbreviation for North Pole: N. Pole
From the Census Estimates for 2017, North Pole has a population of 2,101 people<1> (see below for details).
The city of North Pole is 470 feet [143 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: North Pole lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
North Pole is located in the (907) area code.
The ZIP code for North Pole: 99705<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, North Pole had a population of 2,117 people.
The population of North Pole represents 0.3% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 23rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,117 people, the population of North Pole increased 34.84% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,570 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, North Pole had an population of 2,101 people. This is a decrease of 0.76% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 33.82% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for North Pole.
Communities near North Pole ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from North Pole and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for North Pole.
Communities Also Named North Pole ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named North Pole - they are located in Colorado, Idaho, New York, Oklahoma and Texas.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for North Pole.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for North Pole:
Websites for North Pole ...
Official Website: www.northpolealaska.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for North Pole ...
Looking for more information about North Pole? 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 North Pole, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for North Pole.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for North Pole: www.northpolealaska.com/
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
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This page was last modified: 16 Jun 2019