Welcome to Willow ...
Willow is 200 feet [61 m] above sea level.<1>.
Time Zone: Willow lies in the Alaskan Time Zone (AKST/AKDT) and observes daylight saving time
Willow is within the boundaries of the (907) area code.
The ZIP code for Willow: 99688<2>
Communities Also Named Willow ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Willow - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Florida (2), Georgia, Illinois, Kansas, Kentucky (2), Louisiana, Maryland, Michigan, Nebraska, New Mexico, New York, North Carolina, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Texas and Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Willow.
Communities near Willow ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Willow.
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Y
- Y lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<3> to the north of Willow
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Y came from an uncertain source and they still need to be verified:<5>
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Y
- Nancy Lake
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Nancy Lake
- Nancy Lake lies 5 miles [8 km]<3> to the south of Willow
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Nancy Lake
- Big Lake
- Continue List (6 more) ...
- Meadow Lakes
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Meadow Lakes
- Meadow Lakes lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Willow
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Meadow Lakes have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Meadow Lakes
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik-Fairview
- Knik-Fairview lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southeast of Willow
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik-Fairview
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Susitna
- Susitna lies 21 miles [33.8 km]<3> to the southwest of Willow
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Susitna have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Susitna
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tanaina
- Tanaina lies 22 miles [35.4 km]<3> to the southeast of Willow
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tanaina have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Tanaina
- Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Knik
- Knik lies 23 miles [37 km]<3> to the southeast of Willow
- Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Knik have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
- Jump to Google Maps centered on Knik
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Willow. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Willow.
We have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Willow. See our Newspapers Page for Willow.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Willow ...
Looking for more information about Willow? 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 Willow, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Willow.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Visit our Community Index for Alaska
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Willow. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of Alaska: alaska.gov/
|<1>||The elevation is an estimate for the area around Willow - 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 Willow). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Willow 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- Willow) 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 Willow. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Willow
Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Willow. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 61.7565, Longitude: -150.0480
|<4>||While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.|
|<5>||If we have found a location and have questions about the accuracy of our information, we will simply say that the marker is 'in the vicinity'. We are not confident about the location and the position of our marker is only a rough guide. If we have too many doubts about the location, we will not include it in our database.|
|<6>||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.|