is located just inside the Alaska border, southeast of Northway along
the Alaska-Canadian highway. It lies at approximately 62░ 43' N
Latitude, 141░ 11' W Longitude (Sec. 04, T026N, R022E, Copper River
Meridian). The community is located in the Fairbanks Recording District.
The area encompasses 154 sq. miles of land and 1 sq. miles of water.
Alcan is a non-Native community of
families employed by federal customs at the entry point into the U.S.
and Alaska from Canada. The name is derived from the Alaska-Canadian