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Akiachak (ACK-ee-uh-chuck) (Akiacuaq in Central Yup’ik) is a census-designated place (CDP) in the Bethel Census Area in the U.S. state of Alaska. The population was 585 at the 2000 census.
Akiachak is located at 60°54′34″N 161°25′53″W / 60.90944°N 161.43139°W / 60.90944; -161.43139 (60.909440, -161.43139), Sec. 36, T010N, R069W, Seward Meridian) in the Bethel Recording District.
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 6.8 square miles (18 km), of which, 6.8 square miles (18 km) of it is land and 0.15% is water.
Akiachak is located on the west bank of the Kuskokwim River in the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, 18 miles northeast of Bethel. The area averages 16 inches (40.64 cm) of precipitation, with snowfall of 50 inches (127.00 cm). Summer temperatures range from 42 to 62 °F (6 to 17 °C). Winter temperatures range from -2 to 19 °F (-19 to -7 °C).
The area was used by the Yup’ik Eskimos as a seasonal subsistence site. Called “Akiakchagamiut” in the 1890 census, the…

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