Longitude: -85.15° Latitude: 73.03°
Arctic Bay is an Inuit hamlet located in the region of Nunavut, Canada.
The community is serviced by a school, Inuujaq School, that has an enrollment around 200 students. There is also an Arctic College host.
Arctic Bayis home to some 700 people. Most of them are Inuit, half of them are children. The town was built in the 1960s, around an existing Hudson 's Bay Company store.
Besides fishing and hunting, there are some other activities, like carvers, selling fabrics and home made clothing. Skins are a decreasing business, but still the basic resource for clothing and boots.