Fort Yukon is located in the census area of Koyukuk and Yukon in the state of Alaska. Fort Yukon has a total area of about 19 sq. kms. and is located at an elevated height of about 428 ft. above the ground level. Majority of the local residents comprises of native Indians and they are primarily engaged with vaious service oriented activities. Some are also involved with farming and ranching in the surrounding areas.