Information About

Arctic Village

Quick Facts

Open in The Map Arctic Village on The Map


68 ° 7' 36.998" N,
145 ° 32' 16.001" W


Yukon-Koyukuk (CA)

Nearest City

Fort Yukon


2057 ft (626.97 m)

Arctic Village in Detail.


population 110, on E bank of East Fork Chandalar River, 6 mi. SW of junction of Junjik River, Brooks Range


Indian village reported in 1926 by Mertie (in Smith. P. S., 1929, pl. 1), U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). Its population in 1930 was 40; the village had a post office in 1909-10 named "Arctic" and a new one in 1959 under the present name.