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Around Peters Creek ...

The largest community within a 50 mile [80 km] radius is Anchorage. It is located about 19 miles [30 km] to the southwest of Peters Creek. Anchorage has a population of 288,000 people.<1>.

The next largest community is Wasilla. It is located about 11 miles [ km] to the north of Peters Creek and has a population of 10,800 people.

The following is a sample of neighboring communities: Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Peters Creek.<2>

  • Anchorage
  • Artesian Village
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    • Artesian Village lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the southwest of Peters Creek
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  • Butte
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    • Butte lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<2> to the northeast of Peters Creek
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Butte have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Chugiak
  • Eagle River
  • Fort Richardson
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    • Fort Richardson lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the southwest of Peters Creek
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    • Gateway
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      • Gateway lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<2> to the northeast of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Gateway have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City
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      • John Fitzgerald Kennedy City lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<2> to the west of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for John Fitzgerald Kennedy City have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Knik
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik
      • Knik lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<2> to the west of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knik have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Meadow Lakes
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lakes
      • Meadow Lakes lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<2> to the north of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Palmer
    • Point MacKenzie
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      • Point MacKenzie lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the west of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Point MacKenzie have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Tanaina
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanaina
      • Tanaina lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<2> to the north of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanaina have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Wasilla
    • Wilson Village
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wilson Village
      • Wilson Village lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<2> to the southwest of Peters Creek
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wilson Village have been provided by the GNIS.<4> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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Curious and Interesting Names Near Peters Creek ...

It seems like there is always a nearby community with a name that seems interesting, maybe familiar or just catches our attention in some other way. We've collected some names which strike us as being curious or interesting. Our list can be found on the Tidbits & Trivia Page for Peters Creek.

Airports Near Peters Creek ...

When a trip includes a flight, we try to find an airport that best fits our travel plans.<5> To that purpose, we've assembled a list of that are relatively close to Peters Creek and that information can be found on the Airports Page for Peters Creek.

Websites We Enjoy ...

When we're planning a trip, we like to check the following websites for sights, attractions and places to visit.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Peters Creek. 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 Peters Creek.
<2>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- Peters Creek) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Peters Creek. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.4111, Longitude: -149.4456       In this case, the coordinates for Peters Creek have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<3>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<4>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<5>When we are planning a trip (for example, to Peters Creek), we usually look for the obvious: the choice of airlines that fly into the airport, the number of flights, the connections we have to make, which car rentals are available, etc. We also look for sights and attractions that we might find between any given airport and our destination - we do love exploring. We're willing to fly into a more distant airport if we can get the services and amenities that we like. Even though our choice of airport might be inconvenient to others, it usually gives us a better trip.




 

 

 

 

 


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