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Welcome to Alto ...
So far, we have found very little information about Alto. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alto to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alto, please Contact Us.
Alto would have been located within present day Santa Cruz County.
We aren't confident of the location of Alto, so consider the above location as an estimate.<2>
Alto was established in 1907.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Alto is 4,450 feet [1,356 m] above sea level.<3> In other words, the elevation of Alto is about ¾ mile [or ~1¼ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: The area where Alto was located is in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
The location where Alto once stood is in the (520) area code.
Communities Also Named Alto ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Alto - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, New Mexico, North Carolina, South Dakota (2), Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alto.
Communities near Alto ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alto.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alto. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alto.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alto. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Alto.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alto. See our Newspapers Page for Alto.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Santa Cruz County: www.co.santa-cruz.az.us/
The official website for State of Arizona: https://az.gov/
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This page was last modified: 20 May 2020