Donna Dewhurst

About Anchorage

The Basics

Population: 301,000. Anchorage is Alaska's largest city with 41 percent of the state's population.
Time Zone: Anchorage, and virtually all of Alaska, is in Alaska Standard Time, one hour behind Pacific Standard Time and four hours behind Eastern Standard Time.
Size: Anchorages encompassing 1,961 square miles from Portage Glacier to Eklutna - about the size of the state of Delaware.

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