ⓘ Seward, Alaska

Seward, Alaska

ⓘ Seward, Alaska

Seward is an incorporated home rule city in Alaska, United States. Located on Resurrection Bay, a fjord of the Gulf of Alaska on the Kenai Peninsula, Seward is situated on Alaskas southern coast, approximately 120 miles by road from Alaskas largest city, Anchorage, and nearly 1.300 miles from the closest point in the contiguous United States at Cape Flattery, Washington.

With a population of 2.693 people as of the 2010 census, Seward is the fourth largest city in Kenai Peninsula borough in Kenai, Homer, and borough place in Soldotna. The city is named after former U.S. Secretary of state William Seward, who helped the United States purchase of Alaska from the Russian Empire in 1867 while serving in this position in the part of the administration of President Andrew Johnson.

Seward is the southern end point the Alaska railroad and the historic starting point of the original Iditarod Trail in interior Alaska, with 0 km route marked on the shoreline in the southern part of the city.

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