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Saxman, Alaska

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Welcome to Saxman ...

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

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Saxman has a population of 385 people<2> (see below for details).

The city of Saxman is 250 feet [76 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Saxman is located in the (907) area code.

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Saxman had an population of 385 people. This is a decrease of 6.33% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 10.67% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Saxman had a population of 411 people.

The population of Saxman represents 0.06% of the total population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 69th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 411 people, the population of Saxman decreased 4.64% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 431 people).

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

Communities Also Named Saxman ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Saxman - they are located in Kansas and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Saxman.

Communities near Saxman ...

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

  • Ward Cove
  • Clover Pass
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover Pass
    • Clover Pass lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Saxman
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover Pass
  • Metlakatla
  • Annette
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annette
    • Annette lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Saxman
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annette have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annette
  • Continue List   (4 more) ...
    • Loring
    • Dora Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dora Bay
      • Dora Bay lies 29 miles [46.7 km]<4> to the west of Saxman
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dora Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<1> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dora Bay
    • Kasaan
    • Meyers Chuck

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Saxman ...

Looking for more information about Saxman? 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 Saxman, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Saxman.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Saxman.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Saxman - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 from Point A (ie- Saxman) 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 Saxman. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Saxman

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Saxman. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.3227, Longitude: -131.5891       In this case, the coordinates for Saxman have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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