List of federally recognized tribes in the United States

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List of Alaska Native tribal entities

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There are also federally recognized Alaska Native tribes.
For related lists, see the List of Indian reservations in the United States, List of Native American Tribal Entities (federally recognized lower 48 groups) and List of State Recognized American Indian Tribal Entities.

Native American recognition in the United States

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Federal tribal recognition grants to tribes the right to certain benefits, and is largely controlled by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA).
There are 573 federally recognized tribal governments in the United States.

Bureau of Indian Affairs

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, 573 Native American tribes were legally recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) of the United States.
It is responsible for the administration and management of 55700000 acre of land held in trust by the United States for American Indians, Indian Tribes and Alaska Natives.

Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians

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The Absentee Shawnee Tribe of Indians of Oklahoma (or Absentee Shawnee ) is one of three federally recognized tribes of Shawnee people.

Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians

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The Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians of the Agua Caliente Indian Reservation is a federally recognized tribe of the Cahuilla, located in Riverside County, California.

Alabama–Quassarte Tribal Town

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The Alabama–Quassarte Tribal Town is both a federally recognized Native American tribe and a traditional township of Muskogean-speaking Alabama and Coushatta (also known as Quassarte) peoples.

Alabama–Coushatta Tribe of Texas

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The Alabama–Coushatta Tribe of Texas is a Federally recognized tribe of Alabama and Koasati in Polk County, Texas.

Bad River Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians

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The Bad River LaPointe Band of the Lake Superior Tribe of Chippewa Indians are a federally recognized tribe of Ojibwe people.

Aroostook Band of Micmac

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The Aroostook Band of Micmac is a federally recognized tribe of Mi'kmaq people in Aroostook County, Maine.

Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians

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The Augustine Band of Cahuilla Indians is a federally recognized Cahuilla band of Native Americans based in Coachella, California.

Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria

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The Bear River Band of the Rohnerville Rancheria is a federally recognized tribe of Mattole, Bear River and Wiyot people in Humboldt County, California.

Big Lagoon Rancheria

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The Big Lagoon Rancheria is a federally recognized tribe of Yurok and Tolowa Indians.

Tribe (Native American)

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, 573 Native American tribes were legally recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA) of the United States.
The term tribe is defined in the United States for some federal government purposes to include only tribes that are federally recognized by the Bureau of Indian Affairs (BIA), established pursuant to the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act [43 U.S.C. 1601 et seq.].

Big Pine Paiute Tribe of the Owens Valley

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The Big Pine Band of Owens Valley Paiute Shoshone Indians of the Big Pine Reservation are a federally recognized tribe of Mono and Timbisha Indians in California.

Bishop Paiute Tribe

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The Bishop Paiute Tribe, formerly known as the Paiute-Shoshone Indians of the Bishop Community of the Bishop Colony is a federally recognized tribe of Mono and Timbisha Indians of the Owens Valley, in Inyo County of eastern California.

Burns Paiute Tribe

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The Burns Paiute Tribe of the Burns Paiute Indian Colony of Oregon is a federally recognized tribe of Northern Paiute Indians in Harney County, Oregon, United States.

Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California

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The Buena Vista Rancheria of Me-Wuk Indians of California is a federally recognized tribe of Miwok in Amador County, California.

Cabazon Band of Mission Indians

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The Cabazon Band of Mission Indians is a federally recognized tribe of Cahuilla Indians, located in Riverside County, California.

Catawba people

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The Catawba, also known as Issa, Essa or Iswä but most commonly Iswa (Catawba: Iswa - "people of the river"), are a federally recognized tribe of Native Americans, known as the Catawba Indian Nation. They live in the Southeastern United States, on the Catawba River at the border of North Carolina, near the city of Rock Hill, South Carolina.

Colusa Indian Community

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The Cachil DeHe Band of Wintun Native Americans of the Colusa Native Americans Community of the Colusa Rancheria is a federally recognized ranchería of Wintun Native Americans from central California California Native Americans and Their Reservations: C. San Diego State University Library and Information Access. 2010 (retrieved 30 June 2010)

Viejas Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians

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The Viejas (Baron Long) Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians of the Viejas Reservation, also called the Viejas Band of Kumeyaay Indians, is a federally recognized tribe of Kumeyaay Indians.

Bridgeport Paiute Indian Colony of California

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The Bridgeport Indian Colony of California, formerly known as the "Bridgeport Paiute Indian Colony of California", is a federally recognized tribe of Northern Paiute Indians in Mono County, California, United States.

Campo Indian Reservation

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The Campo Indian Reservation is home to the Campo Band of Diegueño Mission Indians, also known as the Campo Kumeyaay Nation, a federally recognized tribe of Kumeyaay people in the southern Laguna Mountains, in eastern San Diego County, California.

Barona Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians

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The Barona Group of Capitan Grande Band of Mission Indians of the Barona Reservation is a federally recognized tribe of Kumeyaay Indians, who are sometimes known as Mission Indians.

Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribes

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The Cheyenne and Arapaho Tribal Nations are a united, federally recognized tribe of Southern Arapaho and Southern Cheyenne people in western Oklahoma.