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Quick Facts

  • Location: 59 ° 38' 33" N, 151 ° 32' 54" W
  • Region: Kenai Peninsula
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  • Elevation: 105 ft (32 m)


population 1,247, on Kenai Peninsula, on N shore of Kachemak Bay, 16 mi. NE of Seldovia; Cook Inlet Low.

this town appears to have been established on or near Homer Spit in November 1895. Homer Pennock, a prospector who worked in the Cook Inlet area. A post office was established in the town in 1896.



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