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Summer Fishing Camp unincorporated community
Country United States
State Alaska
Census Area Bethel Census Area
Population (2000)
 • Total 2

Paimuit is an unincorporated community in Bethel Census Area, Alaska, United States. The population is 2. The nearest town is Hooper Bay, Alaska. The elevation is 197 feet. Paimiut is an Eskimo name meaning, "people of the stream's mouth". The town is on the east bank of the Lithkealik River.


The area is rich in fish. Paimiut is a fishing camp in the summer. During the winter, only 2 residents remain.

Coordinates: 61°57′51″N 160°13′55″W / 61.96417°N 160.23194°W / 61.96417; -160.23194

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