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National Register of Historic Places listings in Alaska facts for kids

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This is a list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Alaska. There are approximately 400 listed sites in Alaska. Each of the state's 28 boroughs and census areas has at least two listings on the National Register, except for the Kusilvak Census Area, which has none.

Contents: Boroughs and census areas in Alaska
Borough names are highlighted in bold
Aleutians EastAleutians WestAnchorageBethelBristol BayDenaliDillinghamFairbanks North StarHainesHoonah–AngoonJuneauKenai PeninsulaKetchikan GatewayKodiak Island • Kusilvak • Lake and PeninsulaMatanuska-SusitnaNomeNorth SlopeNorthwest ArcticPetersburgPrince of Wales–HyderSitkaSkagwaySoutheast FairbanksValdez–CordovaWrangellYakutatYukon–Koyukuk
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted March 31, 2017.

Numbers of listings by county

The following are approximate tallies of current listings in Alaska on the National Register of Historic Places. These counts are based on entries in the National Register Information Database as of April 24, 2008 and new weekly listings posted since then on the National Register of Historic Places web site. There are frequent additions to the listings and occasional delistings, and the counts here are not official. Also, the counts in this table exclude boundary increase and decrease listings which modify the area covered by an existing property or district and which carry a separate National Register reference number.

Borough or
Census Area
# of Sites
1 Aleutians East 4
2 Aleutians West 15
3 Anchorage 34
4 Bethel 7
5 Bristol Bay 2
6 Denali 16
7 Dillingham 3
8 Fairbanks North Star 32
9 Haines 6
10 Hoonah–Angoon 19
11 Juneau 23
12 Kenai Peninsula 34
13 Ketchikan Gateway 19
14 Kodiak Island 27
15 Kusilvak 0
16 Lake and Peninsula 20
17 Matanuska-Susitna 27
18 Nome 21
19 North Slope 18
20 Northwest Arctic 2
21 Petersburg 5
22 Prince of Wales–Hyder 5
23 Sitka 21
24 Skagway 3
25 Southeast Fairbanks 12
26 Valdez–Cordova 28
27 Wrangell 4
28 Yakutat 2
29 Yukon–Koyukuk 17
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