Aleknagik, Alaska

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Aleknagik
Alaqnaqiq
City
Aleknagik lake, with the village of Aleknagik apparent in the lower left of the picture
Aleknagik lake, with the village of Aleknagik apparent in the lower left of the picture
Aleknagik is located in Alaska
Aleknagik
Aleknagik
Location in Alaska
Coordinates: 59°16′42″N 158°37′23″W / 59.27833°N 158.62306°W / 59.27833; -158.62306
Country  United States
State  Alaska
Census Area Dillingham
Incorporated March 26, 1973[1]
Government
 • Mayor Carolyn Smith
 • State senator Lyman Hoffman (D)
 • State rep. Bryce Edgmon (D)
Area[2]
 • Total 41.51 sq mi (107.50 km2)
 • Land 24.53 sq mi (63.54 km2)
 • Water 16.97 sq mi (43.96 km2)
Elevation 36 ft (11 m)
Population (2010)[3]
 • Total 219
 • Estimate (2016) 222
 • Density 5.35/sq mi (2.07/km2)
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
ZIP code 99555
Area code 907
FIPS code 02-01420
GNIS feature ID 1398091

Aleknagik (/əˈlɛknəɡɪk/ ə-LEK-nə-gik; Alaqnaqiq in Central Yup'ik) is a city in the state of Alaska in the United States. It is in the Dillingham Census Area of the Unorganized Borough. In 2010, there were 219 people living there.[3]

Sources[change | change source]

  1. "Directory of Borough and City Officials 1974". Alaska Local Government (Juneau: Alaska Department of Community and Regional Affairs) XIII (2): 15. January 1974. 
  2. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 22, 2017. 
  3. 3.0 3.1 "Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data". United States Census Bureau, American FactFinder. Retrieved 2012-11-14.