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Soldotna

Quick Facts

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Location

60 ° 29' 16" N,
151 ° 3' 30" W

Region

Kenai Peninsula

Elevation

105 ft (32 m)

Uses

Soldotna in Detail.

About

On the N bank of the Kenai River, along Sterling Highway N of Kenai River, 8 mi. SE of Kenai, Cook Inlet Low.

History

Village, named for the stream, reported to have been established in the late 1930's or early 1940's at the Stering-Kenai Road junction. A post office was established here in 1949 (Ricks, 1965, p. 60).