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Welcome to Tin City ...

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

Tin City is 30 feet [9 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

The telephone area code for Tin City: (907)

Communities near Tin City ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<3>.

Community   2017<4>
Population
DirDistance
Brevig Mission   [Map]   397   E   44 miles [70.8 km]
Diomede   [Map]   118   NW   31 miles [49.9 km]
King Island - Historic   [Map]   ---   S   40 miles [64.4 km]
Port Clarence   [Map]   ---   SE   37 miles [59.5 km]
Teller   [Map]   234   SE   49 miles [78.9 km]
Wales   [Map]   149   NW   5 miles [8 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Tin City.

Communities Also Named Tin City ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Tin City - they are located in California and North Carolina.

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

See 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 Tin City. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tin City.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Tin City:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tin City ...

Looking for more information about Tin City? 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.

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Tin City. 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.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Tin City - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Tin City) 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 Tin City. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Tin City

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Tin City. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 65.5586, Longitude: -167.9481     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Tin City have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Tin City.

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