Wales, Alaska

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Wales

Kiŋigin
Wales Site.jpg
Nickname(s): 
Kingegan
Wales is located in Alaska
Wales
Wales
Location in Alaska
Coordinates: 65°36′44″N 168°5′21″W / 65.61222°N 168.08917°W / 65.61222; -168.08917Coordinates: 65°36′44″N 168°5′21″W / 65.61222°N 168.08917°W / 65.61222; -168.08917
Country United States
State Alaska
Census AreaNome
IncorporatedApril 16, 1964
Government
 • MayorFrank M. Crisci[1]
Area
 • Total7.3 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
 • Land7.3 km2 (2.8 sq mi)
 • Water0.0 km2 (0.0 sq mi)
Elevation
8 m (26 ft)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total145
 • Density20.8/km2 (53.9/sq mi)
Time zoneUTC-9 (Alaska (AKST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-8 (AKDT)
ZIP code
99783
Area code907
FIPS code02-82860
GNIS feature ID1404755, 2418870

Wales (Kiŋigin in Iñupiaq) is a city in Alaska.[2][3]

Sources[change | change source]

  1. "Community: Wales". Community Database Online. Juneau: Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development, Division of Community and Regional Affairs. 2013. Retrieved June 4, 2013.
  2. "Wales city, Alaska". Profile of General Population and Housing Characteristics: 2010 Demographic Profile Data. United States Census Bureau. Retrieved January 23, 2013.
  3. "Alaska Taxable 2011: Municipal Taxation - Rates and Policies" (PDF). Division of Community and Regional Affairs, Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development. January 2012.