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False Pass is located at . It is near the eastern end of Unimak Island, in the Aleutian Islands chain. Part of the city (26.093 km², or 10.075 sq mi) is actually on the westernmost tip of the mainland Alaska Peninsula, across the Isanotski Strait (about 600 meters at the closest point), although that section is nearly unpopulated.(54.827886, -163.399090)
According to the U.S. Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 68.3 square miles (176.8 km²), of which, 26.9 square miles (69.6 km²) of it is land and 41.4 square miles (107.2 km²) of it (60.63%) is water.
As of the census of 2000, there were 64 people, 22 households, and 13 families residing in the city. The population density was 2.4 people per square mile (0.9/km²). There were 40 housing units at an average density of 1.5/sq mi (0.6/km²). The racial makeup of the city was 62.50% Native American, 26.56% White, 1.56% from other races, and 9.38% from two or more races. 1.56% of the population were Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There were 22 households out of which 31.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 22.7% were married couples living together, 18.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 36.4% were non-families. 31.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 9.1% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.91 and the average family size was 3.79.
In the city the population was spread out with 35.9% under the age of 18, 9.4% from 18 to 24, 18.8% from 25 to 44, 31.3% from 45 to 64, and 4.7% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females there were 100.0 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 115.8 males.
The median income for a household in the city was $49,375, and the median income for a family was $70,625. Males had a median income of $23,750 versus $37,083 for females. The per capita income for the city was $21,465. There were 11.1% of families and 8.0% of the population living below the poverty line, including no under eighteens and 50.0% of those over 64.
False Pass, Alaska, looking south.
False Pass, Alaska, looking east.
City of False Pass, AK, Ferry Dock & Boat Harbor
Isanotski Strait south entrance from Ikatan Bay.
Old section town foreground, False Pass, AK.
Bering Pacific Seafoods, False Pass.
Public buildings, mid-foreground, False Pass, Alaska
Crab boats loading pots in False Pass, AK.
Local salmon seiner, False Pass, AK.
Gillnetters at Peter Pan dock, False Pass, AK.
Salmon boats at dock in False Pass, AK.
Salmon boats hauled up in False Pass, AK.
Local salmon seiner "up for the winter".
Seattle freighter arrives twice a month at False Pass.
Alaska Ferry Tustamena arrives monthly in False Pass.
Peter Pan dock, looking west, False Pass.
Old cannery board walks, False Pass.
Original plat for cannery, False Pass.
False Pass P.O., library, City Offices.
False Pass Medical Clinic.
False Pass School and Roundtop volcano.
False Pass grocery store & city dock.
View east down Roundtop Valley, False Pass.
Isanotski Peaks & Roundtop Volcano, Unimak Island.
Cemetery in False Pass, Alaska.