Valdez Valdez-Cordova Census Area, Alaska

Valdez: City in Alaska, USA

About

Valdez is a city located in the county of Valdez-Cordova Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,976. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,843 inhabitants.

The city was created 123 years ago in 1897.

Valdez Quick Facts

Population : 3,843 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Alaska (United States)
County : Valdez-Cordova Census Area
Postal code : 99686
Phone Area Codes : 907
Official name : Valdez
Water as percent of area : 21.62%
Land as percent of area : 78.38%
Altitude : 98 feet / 30 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1898 (123 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−09:00
Local time : 15:53:53 (28th November 2021)
Population growth : -3.46% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Valdez is located at 61°7'51"N 146°20'54"W (61.1308300, -146.3483300).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Valdez decreased by 3.46% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,976 - census
2011 4,034 1.44% estimation process
2012 4,037 0.07% estimation process
2013 4,056 0.47% estimation process
2014 3,946 -2.79% estimation process
2015 3,877 -1.78% estimation process
2016 3,874 -0.08% estimation process
2017 3,839 -0.91% estimation process
2018 3,831 -0.21% estimation process
2019 3,855 0.62% estimation process
2020 3,843 -0.31% estimation process

Valdez zip code is 99686. County name: Valdez-Cordova, County fips: 02261

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Local Places in Valdez

People born in Valdez (3)

People born in Valdez, including Governor of Alaska William Allen Egan, composer Karl Suessdorf, fisherman Lee Wulff, you can see a list of people who born in Valdez.

Post offices near Valdez

Post Office Name City ZIP
Valdez Post Office Valdez (AK) 99686

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Valdez-Cordova Census Area

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Valdez-Cordova Census Area , AK.

City Name Population Title
Cordova 2,152 City in Alaska, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Valdez distances to largest Alaska cities