About Kake, Alaska

Kake is a town in Petersburg Census Area, Alaska, United States. The population was 710 at the 2000 census. The name (pronounced just like English cake) comes from the Tlingit word ?éix?' (Northern Tlingit) or ?éex?' (Southern Tlingit), which is derived from ?ée ?dawn, daylight? and x??é ?mouth?, i.e. ?mouth of dawn? or ?opening of daylight?.

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Kake Facts

  • Population Total: 710
  • Square Miles: 8.2
  • Area Code: 907
  • Elevation: 56
  • Timezone: Alaska