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Welcome to Port Wakefield ...

The location of Port Wakefield has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

A typical abbreviation for Port Wakefield: Prt. Wakefield

Port Wakefield is near sea level<2>.

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

The area code for Port Wakefield: (907)

Communities near Port Wakefield ...

We have created a list of 8 communities that are near Port Wakefield.

  • Port Lions
  • Aleneva
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aleneva
    • Aleneva lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the east of Port Wakefield
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aleneva have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aleneva
  • Afognak - Historic
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Afognak
    • Afognak was located 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Port Wakefield
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Afognak have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
  • Aleut Village
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aleut Village
    • Aleut Village lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<3> to the east of Port Wakefield
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Aleut Village have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aleut Village
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Ouzinkie
    • Womens Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Womens Bay
      • Womens Bay lies 28 miles [45.1 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Wakefield
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Womens Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Womens Bay
    • Kodiak
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kodiak
      • Kodiak lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<3> to the southeast of Port Wakefield
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,808 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kodiak
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kodiak<4>
    • Chiniak

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

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 Wakefield. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Port Wakefield.

We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Port Wakefield. See our Newspapers Page for Port Wakefield.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Port Wakefield ...

Looking for more information about Port Wakefield? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Port Wakefield, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Port Wakefield.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Alaska

About Alaska

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>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.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Port Wakefield - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Port Wakefield) 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 Port Wakefield. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Port WakefieldOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Port Wakefield. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 58.0492, Longitude: -153.0525       In this case, the coordinates for Port Wakefield have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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