Anvik, Alaska

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Anvik
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City
Anvik is located in Alaska
Anvik
Anvik
Location in Alaska
Coordinates: 62°39′20″N 160°12′33″W / 62.65556°N 160.20917°W / 62.65556; -160.20917Coordinates: 62°39′20″N 160°12′33″W / 62.65556°N 160.20917°W / 62.65556; -160.20917
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Yukon-Koyukuk
Incorporated October 6, 1969[1]
Government
 • Mayor Jason Jones[2]
 • State senator Lyman Hoffman (D)
 • State rep. Bryce Edgmon (D)
Area[3]
 • Total 11.95 sq mi (30.96 km2)
 • Land 9.68 sq mi (25.07 km2)
 • Water 2.27 sq mi (5.89 km2)
Elevation 52 ft (16 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 85
 • Estimate (2016) 86
 • Density 7.19/sq mi (2.78/km2)
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
Zip code 99558
Area code 907
FIPS code 02-03880

Anvik is a city in Alaska. About 95 people lived in Anvik as of the year 2007. It is on the west bank of the Yukon River.[4] It is the traditional home of the Deg Hit'an Athabascan people.[4]

References[change | change source]

  1. "Directory of Borough and City Officials 1974". Alaska Local Government (Juneau: Alaska Department of Community and Regional Affairs) XIII (2): 19. January 1974.
  2. 2015 Alaska Municipal Officials Directory. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League. 2015. p. 33. 
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 22, 2017. 
  4. 4.0 4.1 "Anvik Tribal Council". anviktribalcouncil.com. 2012. Retrieved 27 March 2013.