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Nunapitchuk, Alaska

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Welcome to Nunapitchuk ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Nunapitchuk has a population of 526 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Nunapitchuk is near sea level<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Nunapitchuk: (907)

The ZIP code for Nunapitchuk: 99641<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Nunapitchuk had a population of 496 people.

The population of Nunapitchuk represents 0.07% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 57th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 496 people, the population of Nunapitchuk increased 6.44% from the 2000 Census (that had a count of 466 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Nunapitchuk had an population of 526 people. This is an increase of 6.05% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 12.88% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Nunapitchuk ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Nunapitchuk and not the distance if you drove it.<4>.

Community   2016
Akiachak   [Map]   ---   E   34 miles [54.7 km]
Atmautluak   [Map]   ---   SE   6 miles [9.7 km]
Bethel   [Map]   6,378   E   23 miles [37 km]
Eek   [Map]   321   S   49 miles [78.9 km]
Kwethluk   [Map]   753   E   35 miles [56.3 km]
Napakiak   [Map]   376   SE   21 miles [33.8 km]

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

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 Nunapitchuk. 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 Nunapitchuk.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nunapitchuk ...

Looking for more information about Nunapitchuk? 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 Nunapitchuk, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information and a map of those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Nunapitchuk.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Nunapitchuk. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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RestaurantsAuto RepairReal Estate
 RV RepairRentals
PharmacyAuto PartsChurches
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AttractionsMotorcycle Parts 
 DentistsPost Offices
Auto RentalChiropractors 
Auto LeasingVeterinarians 

Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Nunapitchuk. 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 Nunapitchuk.

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

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<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 Nunapitchuk). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Nunapitchuk or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance starting in Nunapitchuk. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Nunapitchuk) 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 Nunapitchuk. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Nunapitchuk

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Nunapitchuk. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 60.8972, Longitude: -162.4585     [Map].

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Nunapitchuk.