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Alaska, United States

Alaska is one of 51 primary administrative regions in United States with a population of approximately 660,633 people.

Facts and figures on Alaska at a glance

Region name: Alaska (Alaska)
Status: Primary administrative region
Population: 660,633 people
Country: United States
Continent: North America

The regional headquarters of Alaska (Alaska) is located in the regional capital Juneau (Juneau) with a population of 31,275 people.

The distance as the crow flies from Alaska's regional capital Juneau to United States's capital Washington, D.C. (Washington, D.C.) is approximately 4,571 km (2,840 mi).

Facts and figures about Alaska
RegionPopulationRegional capitalPopulation
Alaska Alaska660,633 peopleJuneau Juneau31,275 people

Compare with other regions in United States.

Map of Alaska

Map of Alaska

Information on Alaska

Information on Alaska
Region nameRegional capitalSubregionsCountryContinent
Alaska AlaskaJuneau Juneau31United StatesNorth America

Time in Alaska

Time in Alaska
Current timeSummer time (DST)Standard timeCurrent timezone offsetTimezone
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 - 6:17amNoSat, 15 Dec 2018 - 6:17amUTC -9.0America/Anchorage

Geographic coordinates of Alaska

Latitude & Longitude of Alaska
PositionLatitude (width)Longitude (length)
Show on map64°00'01.0"N (64.0002800°)150°00'01.0"W (-150.0002800°)

Subregions in Alaska

There are 31 administrative subregions in Alaska.
Subregions in Alaska
RegionNoPopulationRegional capitalCapital population
Aleutians East Borough Aleutians East Borough1.3,141Sand Point Sand Point976
Aleutians West Census Area Aleutians West Census Area2.5,561--
Anchorage Municipality Anchorage Municipality3.291,826Anchorage Anchorage291,826
Annette Island Reserve Annette Island Reserve4.5,559--
Bethel Census Area Bethel Census Area5.17,013--
Bristol Bay Borough Bristol Bay Borough6.997--
City and Borough of Wrangell City and Borough of Wrangell7.2,369--
Denali Borough Denali Borough8.1,893--
Dillingham Census Area Dillingham Census Area9.4,847--
Fairbanks North Star Borough Fairbanks North Star Borough10.97,581Fairbanks Fairbanks31,535
Haines Borough Haines Borough11.2,117--
Hoonah-Angoon Census Area Hoonah-Angoon Census Area12.2,150--
Juneau City and Borough Juneau City and Borough13.31,275Juneau Juneau31,275
Kenai Peninsula Borough Kenai Peninsula Borough14.40,802--
Ketchikan Gateway Borough Ketchikan Gateway Borough15.13,477Ketchikan Ketchikan8,050
Kodiak Island Borough Kodiak Island Borough16.13,592Kodiak Kodiak6,130
Lake and Peninsula Borough Lake and Peninsula Borough17.1,631--
Matanuska-Susitna Borough Matanuska-Susitna Borough18.88,995Palmer Palmer5,937
Nome Census Area Nome Census Area19.9,492--
North Slope Borough North Slope Borough20.9,430Barrow Barrow4,212
Northwest Arctic Borough Northwest Arctic Borough21.7,523Kotzebue Kotzebue3,201
Petersburg Census Area Petersburg Census Area22.3,815--
Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area Prince of Wales-Outer Ketchikan Census Area23.6,278--
Sitka City and Borough Sitka City and Borough24.8,881Sitka Sitka8,881
Skagway Municipality Skagway Municipality25.968--
Southeast Fairbanks Census Area Southeast Fairbanks Census Area26.7,029--
Valdez-Cordova Census Area Valdez-Cordova Census Area27.9,636--
Wade Hampton Census Area Wade Hampton Census Area28.7,459--
Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area Wrangell-Petersburg Census Area29.7,042--
Yakutat City and Borough Yakutat City and Borough30.662--
Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area31.5,588--

External sources of information on Alaska

Alaska on Wikipedia