Central, Alaska

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Central, Alaska
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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 / 65.533333°N 144.69556°W / 65.533333; -144.69556Coordinates: 65°32′0″N 144°41′44″W / 65.533333°N 144.69556°W / 65.533333; -144.69556
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Yukon-Koyukuk
Area
 • Total 249.4 sq mi (646.1 km2)
 • Land 248 sq mi (642.2 km2)
 • Water 1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)
Elevation 942 ft (287 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 134
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
ZIP code 99730
Area code(s) 907
FIPS code 02-11690
GNIS feature ID 1400106

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