Thorne Bay, Alaska

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Thorne Bay
City
Thorne Bay is located in Alaska
Thorne Bay
Thorne Bay
Location in Alaska
Coordinates: 55°40′38″N 132°33′22″W / 55.67722°N 132.55611°W / 55.67722; -132.55611Coordinates: 55°40′38″N 132°33′22″W / 55.67722°N 132.55611°W / 55.67722; -132.55611
Country United States
State Alaska
Incorporated August 9, 1982[1]
Government
 • Mayor Jim Gould[2]
 • State senator Bert Stedman (R)
 • State rep. Jonathan Kreiss-Tomkins (D)
Area[3]
 • Total 29.58 sq mi (76.61 km2)
 • Land 26.58 sq mi (68.84 km2)
 • Water 3.00 sq mi (7.77 km2)
Elevation 128 ft (39 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 471
 • Estimate (2016) 485
 • Density 16.40/sq mi (6.33/km2)
Time zone Alaska (AKST) (UTC-9)
 • Summer (DST) AKDT (UTC-8)
ZIP code 99919
Area code 907
FIPS code 02-77140
GNIS feature ID 1669435

Thorne Bay is a city in Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area, Alaska, United States. At the 2010 census the population was 471.

References[change | change source]

  1. 1996 Alaska Municipal Officials Directory. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League/Alaska Department of Community and Regional Affairs. January 1996. p. 150. 
  2. 2015 Alaska Municipal Officials Directory. Juneau: Alaska Municipal League. 2015. p. 154. 
  3. "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 22, 2017.