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Welcome to Alten ...

Alten is located in Sonoma County<1>.

The location of Alten has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

Alten is 100 feet [30 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Alten lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

Alten lies within the (707) area code.

Communities near Alten ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Alten.

  • Santa Rosa [Sonoma County]
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    • Santa Rosa [Sonoma County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Alten
    • Estimated population in 2019: 176,753 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Santa Rosa
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Santa Rosa<5>
  • Petaluma [Sonoma County]
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    • Petaluma [Sonoma County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southeast of Alten
    • Estimated population in 2019: 60,520 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petaluma<5>
  • Rohnert Park [Sonoma County]
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    • Rohnert Park [Sonoma County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alten
    • Estimated population in 2019: 43,291 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rohnert Park<5>
  • Windsor [Sonoma County]
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    • Windsor [Sonoma County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the north of Alten
    • Estimated population in 2019: 27,128 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Windsor<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Healdsburg [Sonoma County]
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      • Healdsburg [Sonoma County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the north of Alten
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,845 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Healdsburg<5>
    • Sonoma [Sonoma County]
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      • Sonoma [Sonoma County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the east of Alten
      • Estimated population in 2019: 11,024 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sonoma<5>
    • Cotati [Sonoma County]
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      • Cotati [Sonoma County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Alten
      • Estimated population in 2019: 7,410 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cotati<5>
    • Calistoga [Napa County]
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      • Calistoga [Napa County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the northeast of Alten
      • Estimated population in 2019: 5,247 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Calistoga<5>
    • South Santa Rosa [Sonoma County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for South Santa Rosa have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for South Santa Rosa
      • South Santa Rosa [Sonoma County] lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<4> to the east of Alten
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on South Santa Rosa
    • Bellevue [Sonoma County]
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      • Bellevue [Sonoma County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Alten
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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 Alten. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Alten.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alten. 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 Alten.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alten. See our Newspapers Page for Alten.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alten ...

Looking for more information about Alten? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Alten, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alten.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for California

About Sonoma County

About California

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Alten. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Sonoma County: www.sonoma-county.org/

The official website for State of California: https://www.ca.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of California's counties, including Sonoma, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alten - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alten) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alten. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.3813, Longitude: -122.8064       In this case, the coordinates for Alten have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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