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Russian Mission, Alaska

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Welcome to Russian Mission ...

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Russian Mission has a population of 331 people<1> (see below for details).

The city of Russian Mission is 60 feet [18 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Russian Mission: (907)

The ZIP code for Russian Mission: 99657<3>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Russian Mission had a population of 312 people.

The population of Russian Mission represents 0.04% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 85th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 312 people, the population of Russian Mission increased 5.41% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 296 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Russian Mission had an population of 331 people. This is an increase of 6.09% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 11.82% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Russian Mission.

Communities near Russian Mission ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Russian Mission and not the distance if you are driving it.<4>.

Community   2016
Kalskag   [Map]   ---   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Lower Kalskag   [Map]   309   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Marshall   [Map]   445   W   25 miles [40.2 km]
Tuluksak   [Map]   ---   S   48 miles [77.2 km]
Upper Kalskag   [Map]   231   SE   36 miles [57.9 km]
Willow Creek   [Map]   ---   W   19 miles [30.6 km]

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Russian Mission ...

Looking for more information about Russian Mission? 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 Russian Mission, 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 Russian Mission.

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) Russian Mission. 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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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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Footnotes ...

<1>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Russian Mission.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Russian Mission - 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 Russian Mission). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Russian Mission 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 from Russian Mission. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Russian Mission) 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 Russian Mission. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Russian Mission

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Russian Mission. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.7850, Longitude: -161.3264     [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 Russian Mission.