Lake and Peninsula Borough, Alaska

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Lake and Peninsula Borough is a borough located in the state of Alaska, United States. As of the 2000 census, the population was 1,823. The borough seat of King Salmon is actually located in neighboring Bristol Bay Borough, although is not the seat of that borough; this is a unique arrangement within the United States. The most populous community that actually lies within the borough is the city of Nondalton. With an average of 0.0296 inhabitants/km² (0.0767/sq mi), the Lake and Peninsula Borough is the second least densely populated organized county-equivalent in the United States; only the Yukon-Koyukuk Census Area, which is unorganized, has a lower density.

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Geography

The borough has a total area of 30,907 square miles (80,049 km²), of which, 23,782 square miles (61,595 km²) of it is land and 7,125 square miles (18,454 km²) of it (23.05%) is water. Its land area is larger than that of San Bernardino County, California, the largest county in the contiguous Lower 48 states, and almost as large as the state of West Virginia.

Adjacent boroughs and census areas

National protected areas

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