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About Toksook Bay, Alaska

Toksook Bay (Nunakauyaq in Central Alaskan Yup'ik) is a village on Nelson Island in Alaska. As of the 2000 census the population was 532, making it the largest village on the island.Toksook Bay was established in 1964 by residents of nearby Nightmute. Almost the entire population are members of the Alaska Native Nunakauyarmiut ('People of Nunakauyaq'), who rely on fishing and other subsistence activities.

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Toksook Bay Facts

  • Population Total: 534
  • Square Miles: 33.1
  • Area Code: 907
  • Elevation: 0
  • Timezone: Alaska