Shishmaref, Nome Census Area, Alaska
Shishmaref: City and village in the Nome Census Area, Alaska, United States
Shishmaref is a village located in the county of Nome Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska. Its population at the 2010 census was 563 and a population density of 30 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 606 inhabitants.
The village was created 53 years ago in 1969.
Quick Facts about Shishmaref
|Population :||606 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Alaska (United States)|
|County :||Nome Census Area|
|Postal code :||99772|
|Phone Area Codes :||907|
|Area :||18.82 km2|
|Water as percent of area :||69.41%|
|Land as percent of area :||30.59%|
|Altitude :||16 feet / 5 meters|
|Establishment :||July 07, 1969 (53 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||UTC−09:00|
|Local time :||23:37:45 (9th December 2022)|
|Density :||32 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||7.1% (2010-2020)|
Shishmaref is located at 66°15'22"N 166°4'20"W (66.2562100, -166.0722900).
The population of Shishmaref increased by 7.1% in 10 years.
People born in Shishmaref (2)
Post offices near Shishmaref
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Shishmar Post Office||Shishmaref (AK)||99772|
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