Deering, Alaska

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Deering

Ipnatchiaq
Houses along the Chukchi Sea in Deering
Houses along the Chukchi Sea in Deering
Location in Northwest Arctic Borough and the state of Alaska.
Location in Northwest Arctic Borough and the state of Alaska.
Coordinates: 66°4′33″N 162°43′6″W / 66.07583°N 162.71833°W / 66.07583; -162.71833Coordinates: 66°4′33″N 162°43′6″W / 66.07583°N 162.71833°W / 66.07583; -162.71833
Country United States
State Alaska
BoroughNorthwest Arctic
IncorporatedOctober 28, 1970[1]
Government
 • MayorRonald Moto, Sr.[2]
 • State senatorDonny Olson (D)
 • State rep.Dean Westlake (D)
Area
 • Total5.12 sq mi (13.26 km2)
 • Land5.05 sq mi (13.07 km2)
 • Water0.07 sq mi (0.19 km2)
Elevation
7 ft (2 m)
Population
 • Total122
 • Estimate 
(2016)
126
 • Density24.61/sq mi (9.50/km2)
Time zoneUTC-9 (Alaska (AKST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-8 (AKDT)
ZIP code
99736
Area code907
FIPS code02-18510
GNIS feature ID1412894

Deering is a city in Alaska, United States. It is on the Seward Peninsula.

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): 28. January 1974. 
  2. 2015 Alaska Municipal Officials Directory. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League. 2015. p. 50.
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 22, 2017.
  4. "2010 City Population and Housing Occupancy Status". U.S. Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 21, 2011. Retrieved May 14, 2012.