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Unalakleet, Alaska

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Welcome to Unalakleet ...

The pronunciation of Unalakleet: YOO-nuh-luh-kleet<1>

The coastal city of Unalakleet is located on Norton Sound.

From the  Census Estimates for 2016, Unalakleet has a population of 708 people<2> (see below for details).

Unalakleet is near sea level<3>.

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

The telephone area code for Unalakleet: (907)

The ZIP code for Unalakleet: 99684<4>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Unalakleet had a population of 688 people.

The population of Unalakleet represents 0.1% of the population of Alaska (which has 710,231 people), making it the state's 39th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 688 people, the population of Unalakleet decreased 7.9% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 747 people).

Taken from the 2016 Census Estimates, Unalakleet had an population of 708 people. This is an increase of 2.91% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.22% since the 2000 Census).

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

Communities near Unalakleet ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Unalakleet and not the distance if you are driving it.<5>.

Community   2016
Saint Michael   [Map]   413   SW   47 miles [75.6 km]
Shaktoolik   [Map]   258   N   35 miles [56.3 km]

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We're compiling a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Unalakleet. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Unalakleet.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Unalakleet ...

Looking for more information about Unalakleet? 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 Unalakleet, 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 Unalakleet.

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) Unalakleet. 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>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation. While it might not be exactly right, it should be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Unalakleet.

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<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Unalakleet - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<4>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 Unalakleet). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Unalakleet or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that stretches from Unalakleet. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Unalakleet) 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 Unalakleet. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Unalakleet

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Unalakleet. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 63.8759, Longitude: -160.7914     [Map].

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<6>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Unalakleet.