Juneau is located on the Gastineau channel in the alaskan panhandle. The population of alaska is 686,293. The land area of Alaska is 663,268 square miles. The GDP per capita of Alaska is $43,321 a year. Juneau is next to the Gastineau Channel. They speak English in alaska. When I was in Alaska I visited Mendenhall Lake and Mendenhall Glacier. It was there I saw the northern lights and the giant ice caves. Then I rode a gondola lift to the top of a mountain that looks down on the city. there was a great view from up there.