Located in the Northwest Borough of the Arctic in the state of Alaska, Ambler has a total area of about 10.8 sq. miles and is located on the northern bank of river Kobuk. The place is located at the confluence of Kobuk and Ambler. Its location is in continental climate zone. The scope of cash employment in Ambler is very limited since it is mainly related with the local climate. Residents also try their luck in handicrafts to earn some extra money. Transportation is mainly provided by snow machine, aircrafts and boats. Most of the local residences are native Americans apart from others.