Catherine Island (Alaska)


Catherine Island (Alaska)

Catherine Island is an island in the Alexander Archipelago of southeastern Alaska, USA. It is part of the City and Borough of Sitka and lies just off the northeast corner of Baranof Island, separated from it by Portage Arm. Catherine Island has a land area of 86.936 km² (33.566 sq mi) and no resident population.

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* [http://factfinder.census.gov/servlet/DTTable?_bm=y&-context=dt&-ds_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U&-CONTEXT=dt&-mt_name=DEC_2000_SF1_U_P001&-tree_id=4001&-transpose=N&-redoLog=true&-all_geo_types=N&-geo_id=100$10000US022200001001040&-search_results=01000US&-format=&-_lang=en&-show_geoid=Y Catherine Island: Block 1040, Census Tract 1, Sitka City and Borough, Alaska] United States Census Bureau


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