Eagle

Contact Us

Phone: (907) 547-2281
Fax: (907) 547-2318

Address:
P.O. Box 19
Eagle, AK 99738

Health Clinic: (907) 547-2243
Fax: (907) 547-2287

This health center is a Health Center Program grantee under 42 U.S.C. 254b, and a deemed Public Health Service employee under 42 U.S.C. 233(g)-(n).

Quick Facts

Current Population 74

(2012 Alaska Department of Labor Estimate)
Community’s Senate District T
Community’s House District 39
Community’s Judicial District 4

Latitude: 64.7806
Longitude: -141.1136

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Location

Eagle Village is on the left bank of the Yukon River, 3 miles east of the City of Eagle, on the Taylor Highway. The village is southeast of the Yukon Charley Rivers National Preserve.

Climate

Interior Alaska experiences seasonal temperature extremes. January temperatures range from -22 to -2 °F; July temperatures range from 50 to 72 °F. Average annual precipitation is 11.3 inches. Ice fog is common during the winter.

History

Eagle is a Han Kutchin Indian village. The early village was called “Johnny’s” by non-Natives, because its chief was known as John. A mining camp was established at the nearby City of Eagle.

Culture

Eagle Village is a traditional Athabascan community. Subsistence is an important part of the local culture.

More Contact Info

    • Hungwitchin Corporation
      • P.O. Box 84594
        Fairbanks, AK 99708
      • 907-778-2231
    • Native Village of Eagle

Community profile data provided by the State of Alaska Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development.