About This Place
Goodnews Bay (Mamterat in Central Alaskan Yup'ik) is a city in Bethel Census Area, Alaska, USA. As of the 2000 census, the population of the city is 230.
Goodnews Bay is located on the north shore of Goodnews Bay at the mouth of Goodnews River, at 59°7′17″N 161°35′9″W / 59.12139°N 161.58583°W / 59.12139; -161.58583 (59.121408, -161.585835). It is 116 miles (187 km) south of Bethel, 110 miles (180 km) northwest of Dillingham and 400 miles (640 km) west of Anchorage.
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 3.2 square miles (8.2 km²), all of it land.