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Port Heiden, Alaska

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Welcome to Port Heiden ...

The coastal city of Port Heiden is located in the Aleutians.

A typical abbreviation for Port Heiden: Prt. Heiden

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Port Heiden has a population of 109 people<1> (see below for details).

Port Heiden is 70 feet [21 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Port Heiden lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Port Heiden: 99549<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Port Heiden had a population of 102 people.

The population of Port Heiden represents 0.01% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 129th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 102 people, the population of Port Heiden decreased 14.29% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 119 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Port Heiden had an population of 109 people. This is an increase of 6.86% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 8.4% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Port Heiden.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

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

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Port Heiden. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Heiden ...

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

Communities near Port Heiden ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Chignik Lagoon   [Map]

Lies 44 miles [70.8 km]<4> to the South (S) of Port Heiden

Located in Lake and Peninsula Borough

Chignik   [Map]

Lies 46 miles [74 km]<4> to the South (S) of Port Heiden

Located in Lake and Peninsula Borough

Chignik Lake   [Map]

Lies 48 miles [77.2 km]<4> to the South (S) of Port Heiden

Located in Lake and Peninsula Borough

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Port Heiden. 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 Port Heiden.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Heiden - 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 Port Heiden). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Port Heiden 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 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Heiden) 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 Port Heiden. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port Heiden

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Heiden. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 56.9506, Longitude: -158.6272     [Map].






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