Central, Alaska

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Central, Alaska
The Steese Roadhouse is the only bar, general store, and gas station in Central.
The Steese Roadhouse is the only bar, general store, and gas station in Central.
Location of Central, Alaska
Location of Central, Alaska
Coordinates: 65°32′0″N 144°41′44″W / 65.53333°N 144.69556°W / 65.53333; -144.69556Coordinates: 65°32′0″N 144°41′44″W / 65.53333°N 144.69556°W / 65.53333; -144.69556
CountryUnited States
StateAlaska
Census AreaYukon-Koyukuk
Area
 • Total249.4 sq mi (646.1 km2)
 • Land248 sq mi (642.2 km2)
 • Water1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)
Elevation
942 ft (287 m)
Population
 • Total134
Time zoneUTC-9 (Alaska (AKST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-8 (AKDT)
ZIP code
99730
Area code(s)907
FIPS code02-11690
GNIS feature ID1400106

Central is a town in Alaska, United States. Every February, Central has a checkpoint for the long-distance Yukon Quest sled dog race.