in the Kodiak Island Borough
- Area Type
- Place of Interest
- Current Population
- Pronunciation/Other Names
- (kuh guy' uck)
- Community's Judicial District
- Recording District
- Census Designated Place (CDP)
Geography and Climate
- Kaguyak was located at the head of Kaguyak Bay, on the southeast coast of Kodiak Island.
- The climate of the Kodiak Islands is dominated by a strong marine influence. There is little or no freezing weather. Summers are cool and winters are warm. Temperatures range from 25 to 54 °F.
- Community Map Available
- Sq Mi Land
- Sq Mi Water
History and Culture
- Kaguyak is a local Alutiiq (Russian-Aleut) name, first reported in 1868 as "Alsentia." In 1880 it was reported as "Kaguiak." The earthquake of 1964 generated a tsunami that virtually destroyed the village. The village is abandoned.
- Kaguyak was an Alutiiq village that is now used only as a seasonal fish camp. Former villagers now reside in Old Harbor.
- Federally Recognized Tribe
- Name of Federally Recognized Tribe
- Kaguyak Village
Facilities, Utilities, and Health Care
- Number of Commercial Fishing Permit Holders
- Number of Commercial Fishing Permits Issued
- CDQ Participant
- This area is used as a seasonal fish camp.
- State Ferry
- Cargo Barge
- Road Connection
- Community's Senate District
- Community's House District