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Welcome to Ward Cove ...

A typical abbreviation for Ward Cove: Ward Cv.

The community of Ward Cove has also been called Wacker City. and Wacker. For more information about the names of Ward Cove, see The Names of Ward Cove on our Genealogy Page.

Ward Cove is 170 feet [52 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Ward Cove lies within the (907) area code.

The ZIP code for Ward Cove: 99928<2>

Communities near Ward Cove ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ward Cove.

  • Ketchikan
  • Saxman
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saxman
    • Saxman lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<3> to the southeast of Ward Cove
    • Estimated population in 2019: 385 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saxman have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saxman
  • Clover Pass
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Clover Pass
    • Clover Pass lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the northwest of Ward Cove
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Clover Pass
  • Dairy
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dairy
    • Dairy lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<3> to the southeast of Ward Cove
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dairy
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Loring
    • Metlakatla
    • Annette
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Annette
      • Annette lies 25 miles [40.2 km]<3> to the south of Ward Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Annette have been provided by the GNIS.<5> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Annette
    • Dora Bay
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Dora Bay
      • Dora Bay lies 27 miles [43.5 km]<3> to the southwest of Ward Cove
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Dora Bay have been provided by the GNIS.<5> 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 Ward Cove. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ward Cove.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ward Cove ...

Looking for more information about Ward Cove? 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.

In addition to the Tourism page for Ward Cove, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ward Cove.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ward Cove - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<2>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 community (such as Ward Cove). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Ward Cove or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Ward Cove) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Ward Cove. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ward Cove

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ward Cove. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 55.4108, Longitude: -131.7245    
<4>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<5>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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