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Alice, Colorado
(Clear Creek County)

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The location of Alice

Welcome to Alice ...

Alice is located in Clear Creek County.

From Place Names in Colorado,<1> the origin of Alice is described as "Named after Alice Taylor, wife of a local mine operator."

Alice is 10,090 feet [3,075 m] above sea level.<2> In other words, the elevation of Alice is about 2 miles [or ~3 km] above sea level.

Time Zone: Alice lies in the Mountain Time Zone (MST/MDT) and observes daylight saving time

Area codes for Alice: (303) & (720)<3>

Communities near Alice ...

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 Alice and not the distance as if you drove.<4>.

Community   2017<5>
Black Hawk   [Map]   127   E   8 miles [12.9 km]
Central City   [Map]   736   E   7 miles [11.3 km]
Empire   [Map]   301   SW   4 miles [6.4 km]
Fraser   [Map]   1,276   NW   11 miles [17.7 km]
Georgetown   [Map]   1,072   S   8 miles [12.9 km]
Idaho Springs   [Map]   1,782   SE   8 miles [12.9 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alice.

Communities Also Named Alice ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Colorado communities named Alice: This one is located in Clear Creek County and the other is located in Gilpin County.

Beyond Colorado, there are 20 communities that are also named Alice - they are located in Alabama, Georgia (2), Iowa, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Montana, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas (2) and West Virginia.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alice.

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Alice. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Alice. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Alice.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alice:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alice ...

Looking for more information about Alice? 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.

Looking for more information about Alice? 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 Alice, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Alice.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Colorado

About Clear Creek County

About Colorado

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Clear Creek County:

The official website for State of Colorado:

Footnotes ...

<1>The full book title is Place Names in Colorado: Why 700 Communities were so named, 150 of Spanish or Indian origin. See our References and Mentions section for Alice.

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<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Alice - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<3>Area code (720) is an overlay for area code (303).

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<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Alice) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Alice. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Alice

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Alice. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8221, Longitude: -105.6424     [Map].

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<5>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Alice.

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