Chevak, Alaska

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Chevak
Cevʼaq
City
The school (blue), lake, and condemned old school (red).
The school (blue), lake, and condemned old school (red).
Chevak is located in Alaska
Chevak
Chevak
Location in Alaska
Coordinates: 61°31′40″N 165°34′43″W / 61.52778°N 165.57861°W / 61.52778; -165.57861Coordinates: 61°31′40″N 165°34′43″W / 61.52778°N 165.57861°W / 61.52778; -165.57861
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Kusilvak
Incorporated October 13, 1967[1]
Government
 • Mayor Richard Tuluk[2]
 • State senator Donald Olson (D)
 • State rep. Neal Foster (D)
Area[3]
 • Total 1.01 sq mi (2.62 km2)
 • Land 0.99 sq mi (2.56 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation 49 ft (15 m)
Population (2010)[4]
 • Total 938
 • Estimate (2016) 1,049
 • Density 1,038.61/sq mi (400.76/km2)
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
ZIP code 99563
Area code 907
FIPS code 02-13230

Chevak is a city in Alaska, United States. The people speak either English, Cup’ik or both.

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): 24. January 1974. 
  2. 2015 Alaska Municipal Officials Directory. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League. 2015. p. 42. 
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 22, 2017. 
  4. "Annual Estimates of the Population for Incorporated Places in Alaska". United States Census Bureau. 2008-07-10. Archived from the original on July 9, 2009. Retrieved 2008-07-14.