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About Port Lions, Alaska

Port Lions (Masiqsiraq in Alutiiq) is a city located on Kodiak Island in the Kodiak Island Borough of the U.S. state of Alaska. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city was 256.Port Lions was built to house the inhabitants of Ag'waneq from the neighboring island of Afognak and Port Wakefield from Raspberry Island, after their villages were destroyed by the Good Friday Earthquake in 1964. Port Lions was built with help from the United States government and the Lions Club. It was named in honor of the club.

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Port Lions Facts

  • Population Total: 233
  • Square Miles: 6.3
  • Area Code: 907
  • Elevation: 98
  • Timezone: Alaska