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Welcome to Alma ...
So far, we have found very little information about Alma. The little that we've found leads us believe that the community is historic.<1>
We've added Alma to our Gazetteer with the hope that we can develop more information. If you can help us with Alma, please Contact Us.
Alma would have been located within present day Santa Cruz County.
The location of Alma has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
Alma was established in 1861.
While the community is gone, the present day location for Alma is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: The area where Alma was located is in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
Communities near Alma ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alma and not the distance if driven.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alma.
Communities Also Named Alma ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two California communities named Alma: This one is located in Santa Cruz County and the other is located in Santa Clara County.
Beyond California, there are 41 communities that are also named Alma - they are located in Alabama, Arizona, Arkansas, Colorado, Florida, Georgia (3), Illinois (2), Kansas (2), Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, Nebraska, New Brunswick, New Mexico (2), New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Prince Edward Island, Quebec, South Carolina, Texas (3), Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alma.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alma:
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Santa Cruz County: www.co.santa-cruz.ca.us/
The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/
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This page was last modified: 03 Jan 2019