Town Tour

Seldovia Demographics

Town established: late 1800’s • City Incorporated: 1945

Kenai Peninsula Borough  2010 Census: 255 in-town residents, 165 out-of-town residents and 50 or so resident eagles!

Seldovia’s Annual Precipitation:

Check out this great website, WeatherSpark where there are more graphs showing everything from temps, wind direction and speed, humidity etc!

Average Summer Temps: 40° to 65° F

Average Winter Temps: 20° F to 30° F

Tide Variations in the Seldovia Area: minus 5 feet to plus 22 feet

Arriving in Seldovia
When you visit Seldovia, you will arrive through the SOV Airport, the Seldovia Harbor, the AMHS Ferry Dock, or the Jakolof Bay Dock. Although there are no highways to Seldovia, you can bring your car to town on the M/V Tustumena Ferry.

Seldovia’s harbor provides the town with a vital link between work, recreation and local access. Transient space is usually available for visitors, call the Harbor Master.

Main Street
Main Street parallels the waterfront and runs the full north-south length of the town. We are very pleased to inform you that there are NO traffic lights in Seldovia!

Business Community
Seldovia has a nice mix of businesses, which support both the local community and the tourist trade. However, we do not have any banks, auto dealers, attorneys, movie theaters, or super stores.

Community Services
Seldovia is very fortunate to have virtually all of the basic services (water, sewer, power, phone, internet) a small community needs.