North Slope Borough, Alaska

borough in Alaska, United States

North Slope Borough is an Alaskan borough bounded on the south by the Brooks Range and located largely in the North Slope region of the U.S. state of Alaska. It is the northernmost formal community on the North American continent. As of the 2010 census, the population was 9,430 [1] and in July 2019 the estimated census was 9,832.[2] The borough seat is Utqiaġvik.[3]


  1. "State & County QuickFacts". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on July 15, 2011. Retrieved May 17, 2014. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  2. "U.S. Census Bureau QuickFacts: North Slope Borough, Alaska; United States". Retrieved 2020-07-15.
  3. "Find a County". National Association of Counties. Retrieved 2011-06-07. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)