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Aklavik, Northwest Territories
Welcome to Aklavik (aka 'Aklarvik') ...
From the 2006 Statistics Canada (StatCan) census, Aklavik had a population of 594 people.<1>
Aklavik is near sea level<2>.
Time Zone: Aklavik lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time. The time zone in French: MST- Heure Normale des Rocheuses (HNR), MDT- Heure Avancée des Rocheuses (HAR).
The area code for Aklavik: (867)
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2006 StatCan census, Aklavik had a population of 594 people.
The population of Aklavik represents 1.43% of the total population of Northwest Territories (which had 41,464 people at that time), making it the territory's 11th most populous community.
With a 2006 count of 594 people, the population of Aklavik decreased 6.01% from the 2001 StatCan census (with a count of 632 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Aklavik.
Communities near Aklavik ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Aklavik and not the distance if driven.<3>.
To learn more about neighboring communities, please visit the Nearby Page for Aklavik.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Aklavik:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Aklavik ...
Looking for more information about Aklavik? 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 Aklavik, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Aklavik.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Northwest Territories: https://www.gov.nt.ca/
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This page was last modified: 11 Mar 2019